Tag Archives: Environment

More than 80 observations about the environmental study for the Minesa project

(Translated by CSN Volunteer Translator Steve Cagan) ANLA has asked for adjustment in the plan’s projected area of influence  in …

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Portending Disaster for Mankind: Michel Temer opens the Amazon for Mining

On August 23, 2017 Michel Temer, President of Brazil thanks to the effective coup which displaced elected President Dilma Rousseff, …

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The Awry Steps of Gas Natural Union Fenosa in Colombia: Chronicle of an intervention foretold

(Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator- Edited by Shanise Faust) In a timely fashion the Colombian government decided to take …

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Moisés Varón, the Director of the USO Detained for Protesting Against Fracking in San Martín, Freed

(Translated by Deryn Collins, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://censat.org/es/noticias/liberado-moises-varon-dirigente-de-la-uso-detenido-por-protestar-contra-el-fracking-en-san-martin  Esmad attacks the community that began the civil stoppage against fracking. Various …

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Laundering of Corporate Image + Financial deal = BanCO2

Author: CENSAT Agua Viva – @CensatAguaViva August 28th, 2016 Source: http://censat.org/es/analisis/lavado-de-imagen-corporativa-negocio-financiero-banco2 (Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator) This formula …

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Fracking, For Now, Leaves San Martin

(Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://lasillavacia.com/historia/el-fracking-por-ahora-se-va-de-san-martin-58012 By JUANITA VÉLEZ · SEPTEMBER 20 2016 ConocoPhillips, one of the multinational …

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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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The Indigenous U’wa Need Urgent Support and Protection

(Translated by Anne Schoeneborn, a CSN volunteer translator) Source: http://www.las2orillas.co/el-pueblo-uwa-necesita-apoyo-y-proteccion-urgente/ They demand the return of two essential territories to their community: …

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Tolima: territorial resistance to mega-projects

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.polodemocratico.net/noticias/nacionales/10636-tolima-el-corazon-de-la-disputa-por-los-territorios-y-la-resistencia-a-los-megaproyectos The state of Tolima, in the heart of Colombia, is a focal …

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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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