Tag Archives: Mining

CSN Newsletter Winter 2021

This edition of our CSN Newsletter features articles: COLOMBIA’S SPECIAL JURISDICTION FOR PEACE (JEP) “Back Forty” Mine is a Threat …

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Colombia Support Network Delegation to Colombia, January 17-29, 2020

The Colombia Support Network (CSN) is organizing a delegation to Colombia for January 17-29, 2020. We will begin our visit …

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A Time for Celebration in Colombia, but also to Focus on Solving Continuing Problems

            Today’s victory by Egan Bernal, a 22 year old Colombian, in the Tour de France, is reason for celebration. …

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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 Summer 2017

This edition of our CSN Newsletter features articles on the Colombian Peace Accord, mining, and the impact of Trump. All …

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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 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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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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LABOR MINISTRY FINES 8 COMPANIES MORE THAN 15 BILLION PESOS

  Labor Information Agency- For Illegal Labor Outsourcing (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: Escuela …

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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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