International Solidarity with Women in the Fight for Land and the Environment in Latin America

September 29, 2016 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: HudBay MineralsBrazilGuatemalaHondurasMexicoPeru.

Over eighty organizations from Canada, the US, Europe and Guatemala, and 650 individuals, have signed onto a statement to express international solidarity with women defenders throughout Latin America and with all people who are defending their water, land, life and territory. These individuals, solidarity groups, and social and environmental justice organizations are deeply concerned about • Read More »

Two Years Since Ayotzinapa: Mexico Is a Graveyard and Canada is Quarrying for Headstones

September 26, 2016 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: GoldcorpMexicoHuman RightsImpact on Communities.

It is two years today since the disappearance of 43 students from the Raúl Isidro Burgos Rural Teacher Training College in Ayotzinapa, Guerrero, Mexico with no sign of their whereabouts, except for the remains of 19-year-old Alexander Mora Venancio. International experts have shown the Mexican authorities’ version of events to be impossible, but the government • Read More »

The Chevron Case: Debate with Representatives of the Affected Communities of the Ecuadorian Amazon

September 13, 2016 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: EcuadorCorporate Social Responsibility.

Thursday, September 15 @ 7:00pm @ Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, 252 Bloor St. W., Floor 2, Room 212 Organizers: International Human Rights Program of the University of Toronto (IHRP), MiningWatch Canada, Educators for Peace and Justice, and Union of People Affected by the Oil Operations of Texaco (now Chevron) (UDAPT) Sponsored by: Latin • Read More »