Tag Archives: Environment

Campesino Agriculture: Illusion or Challenge

Source: http://censat.org/es/analisis/la-agricultura-familiar-campesina-ilusion-o-desafio-2 (Translated by Buddy Bell, Volunteer CSN Translator) Author: François Houtart in www.alai.org Worldwide there are movements of campesino …

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Sent from the communication section of the CCEEU

Source: Sent from the communication section of the CCEEU (Translated by Peter Lenny, Volunteer CSN Translator) THE COLOMBIA-EUROPE-US COORDINATION (CCEEU) …

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The Colombian Countryside Needs More Than a Land Fund

Source: http://www.ipc.org.co/agenciadeprensa/index.php/desarrollo/94-general/1347-el-campo-colombiano-necesita-mas-que-un-fondo-de-tierras (Translated by Deryn Collins, a CSN Volunteer Translator). The creation of a land fund, proposed in negotiations between …

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Constitutional Court Orders Suspension of Gold Mining to Two Companies in Marmato

Source: http://censat.org/es/noticias/corte-constitucional-ordena-suspender-explotacion-de-oro-a-dos-empresas-en-marmato (Translated by Mai Tyler, CSN Volunteer Translator) The High Court called for further prior consultation before continuing mining …

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STATEMENT OF THE TOLIMA NETWORK OF ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEES TO NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC OPINION

Source: http://justiciaambientalcolombia.org/2015/10/05/comunicado-la-colosa/ (Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator) We continue relating the press statements sent out by the Tolima …

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AUX Mining Company, with interests in Santurbán, was sold to an Abu Dhabi group

Source:http://www.vanguardia.com/economia/local/332773-minera-aux-con-intereses-en-santander-fue-vendida-a-grupo-de-abu-dhabi (Translated by Haley Olig, a CSN Volunteer Translator) Introduction: The multinational company AUX with projects in nearby páramo (unique …

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The Greed for Gold Leaves New Craters

Source: http://censat.org/es/noticias/la-avidez-por-el-oro-deja-nuevos-crateres (Translated by Haley Olig, a CSN Intern) Colombia. The extraction of precious metal is put on standby as …

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Contamination and Thirst in the Magdalena because of the Multinationals and the Thaw in the Sierra Nevada

COLOMBIA REPORTING Friday, July 24, 2015 CONTAMINATION AND THIRST IN THE MAGDALENA BECAUSE OF THE MULTINATIONALS AND THE THAW IN …

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The Locomotive of Death

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) Source :PETROLEUM WORKERS UNION OF PUTUMAYO “SINTRAPETROPUTUMAYO” “VILLA DEL SOL” NEIGHBORHOOD– VILLAGARZON MUNICIPALITY …

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Economic and Ecological Reasons to Rationalize the Volume of Oil Extraction in Colombia

(Translated by Susan Tritten, a CSN volunteer translator) Juan Felipe Harman, Master’s Degree in Ecology and Development Proyecto Gramalote (Gramalote …

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