Author archive for Christliche Initiative Romero

  • 3rd Alternative Raw Materials Week in Germany

    In around ten cities in Germany the 3rd Alternative Raw Materials Week dealt with the impacts of raw materials…

  • New Report: The River is Dead

    Brazil’s Samarco dam disaster devastated communities all along the Rio Doce river system in Brazil. The dam carried waste…

  • The Alliance ACAFREMIN at activist's Berta Cáceres grave.

    International Tour against Mining in Honduras

    In opposition to the III International Congress of Mining by government Juan Orlando Hernández, social movements from all over…

  • Karen Laguna, member of the local Anti-Mining-Movement

    Open Letter to Condor Gold and the Nicaraguan Government

    Seven organisations out of civil socity express their outrage at the actions of
    Condor Gold,a UK based mining company attempting…

  • Activists in the El Salvadorian Parliament

    OceanaGold–“the gold mining company of choice”?

    OceanaGold reports ignore significant problems in El Salvador and the Philippines, however, this will not address the reputational risk…

  • Sustainability Day in Germany

    At the Sustainability Day, Christian Initiative Romero presented the campaign “Stop Mad Mining” and its new board game.

  • Two soldiers with guns

    EU: Law on conflict minerals adopted

    Four years after the official announcement through former EU-secretary of trade Karel de Gucht, the European Unions’ conflict minerals…

  • Victory over Mining Industry in El Salvador

    El Salvador passes law on mining ban that social movements have been fighting for passionately.

  • A missed opportunity for the European Union

    On Thursday, the European Parliament will vote on the law on the responsible sourcing of minerals.

  • Movie screening “Daughter of the Lake”

    by CIR in Münster, Germany