Tag Archives: Gold Mining

THE MINERS OF SEGOVIA AND REMEDIOS ARE PROTESTING TO DEMAND GUARANTEES THAT THEIR EMPLOYMENT WILL BE FORMALIZED

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) For the third time this July, the small-scale miners of those two municipalities …

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CSN Newsletter November 2015

This edition of our CSN Newsletter features articles related to our July delegation to Colombia, which focused on threats to …

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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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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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Description of Delegation to Colombia, July 16-30, 2015

COLOMBIA SUPPORT NETWORK (CSN) DELEGATION TO COLOMBIA July 16-30, 2015. CSN is planning a delegation to Colombia for July16-30, 2015. …

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CSN Newsletter December 2013

Click here for the December 2013 Colombia Support Network Newsletter This Newsletter contains several interesting reports on current developments in …

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THE PEOPLE MUST BE HEARD

For several weeks Colombia’s countryside has been alive with protests of campesinos, union members, small-scale (artisan) miners and others who …

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A MESSAGE ABOUT RECENT EVENTS IN THE MINER’S STRIKE IN MARMATO, COLOMBIA

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) Marmato, August 4, 2013 After nineteen days of protests all over the country …

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Letter from Small-Scale Miners to the People of Colombia

LETTER TO THE PEOPLE OF COLOMBIA     DEFENDING NATIONAL SMALL-SCALE MINING   WILL SAVE THE COUNTRY FROM LARGE-SCALE FOREIGN …

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The Miners’ Strike Starts on Wednesday

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) Last month the miners of Caldas and Risaralda were stood up in Irra.  …

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