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The Slow Death of Río Ranchería

(Translated by Buddy Bell- CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: http://palabrasalmargen.com/index.php/articulos/nacional/item/la-muerte-lenta-del-rio-rancheria?category_id=138 At the same time that the mining company …

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Don’t Have Us Killed for Defending the Water of Caquetá

  (Translated by Peter Lenny, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.las2orillas.co/que-no-nos-manden-a-matar-por-defender-el-agua-del-caqueta/ By: Selva.com.co* | August 17, 2016 Rural workers from the area report …

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CSN Newsletter Spring 2016

This edition of our CSN Newsletter features articles focused on threats to natural resources and rural communities presented by government-supported …

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COURT OVERTURNS EVERY POSSIBILITY OF MINING IN THE PARAMO AREA

Source: http://www.vanguardia.com/colombia/346545-corte-tumba-toda-posibilidad-de-mineria-en-zona-de-paramo (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Monday, February 8, 2016 – 08:23 PM The Constitutional Court, sitting …

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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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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 Regional Environmental Forum for the Defense of Páramo El Almorzadero Begins and Is in Session

Translated By: Buddy Bell, a CSN volunteer translator Edited By: Tiffany Vazquez, a CSN intern and editor Today the 24th …

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Press Release to the General Public from The Living River Movement

Translated by: Emily Schmitz, a CSN volunteer translator Edited by Teresa Welsh, a CSN volunteer editor   The Pacha Mama …

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