Indonesia: At the Crossroads of Mining, Climate and Human Rights

June 7, 2021
Employees from Brazil’s Ministry of Environment survey the damage of the tailings dam failure near Brumadinho, Brazil. Photo: Vinícius Mendonça/Ibama

Credibility Crisis: How The Mining Industry Co-Opted the Global Tailings Review

May 24, 2021 • Jan Morrill
After the deadly 2019 tailings dam failure in Brumadinho, Brazil that killed 272 people, investors from Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and the mining industry, represented by the industry trade group the International Council… More »

Urge the Forest Service to conduct a new review of the proposed Stibnite Mine

The proposed Stibnite Mine will use cyanide to extract gold on public lands in the headwaters of Idaho’s Salmon River—one of the most cherished and economically important waterways in the northwest.
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Sociedad Civil y Usuarios de Oro Piden No Expansión de Barrick en la República Dominicana

May 4, 2021 • Global Justice Clinic * MiningWatch Canada * Earthworks
Hoy 88 organizaciones de más de 21 países publicaron una carta haciendo un llamado a República Dominicana y la Barrick Gold Corporation para que detengan la propuesta de expandir la mina de oro Pueblo Viejo. De igual manera, más de… More »

Civil Society and Downstream Users to Barrick: No Dominican Republic Expansion

May 4, 2021 • Global Justice Clinic * MiningWatch Canada * Earthworks
Today 88 organizations from more than 21 countries released a letter calling on the Dominican Republic and Barrick Gold Corporation to stop the proposed expansion of the Pueblo Viejo gold mine, while more than a dozen jewelry producers joined a… More »

The Fort Belknap Indian Community Meets with Top Bureau of Land Management Officials About Threat of New Mining to Reclamation at Zortman and Landusky Mines

April 30, 2021
Today, FBIC President Andrew Werk Jr. and Council of the Fort Belknap Indian Community met with officials from the Bureau of Land Management to discuss the FBIC’s concerns about the planned gold exploration at the former Zortman and Landusky gold… More »

Reducing new mining for electric vehicle battery metals: responsible sourcing through demand reduction strategies and recycling

April 27, 2021