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  • Protest at BHP Billiton London AGM October 2016

    BHP Billiton’s London AGM in the news

    A summary of media coverage of this year’s BHP Billiton AGM in London, with a focus on LMN activities and visitors

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  • Sweden to give tax breaks for repairs: another way to reduce the amount of waste

    The Swedish government is introducing tax breaks on repairs to everything…

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  • International Criminal Court: the appropriation of land, is a crime against humanity

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    Latin American environmental defender attacked, hospitalized

    Goldman Prize winner Máxima Acuña de Chaupe reportedly attacked by mining company security guards

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  • Workshop Extractivism: what is at stake? Resistances. / Extractivisme : enjeux et résistances

    Summary of the workshop organised during the Summer university of solidarity and social movements in Besançon, early July. Cet atelier a eu pour objectif de décrypter et de comprendre le système extractiviste et ses...

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  • Cultural exhibition “Des fossiles et des Hommes” / “Of fossils and Humans”

    Réalisée par le Collectif à-vif(s), proposée par l’Aitec Dans le cadre du projet « Promouvoir une production et consommation soutenable des matières premières» teaser-des fossiles et des hommes from AITEC on Vimeo. La gestion...

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  • Theater: “Changement climatique: de l’or en barre!”

    Cette pièce aborde les enjeux de changement climatique, du pouvoir des multinationales et de la mobilisation citoyenne, dans le cadre de la conférence climat (COP21) qui se tiendra à Paris fin novembre 2015, et...

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  • Workshop on sustainable consumption

    The workshop focused on new insights and practices in realising sustainable consumption while also respecting planetary boundaries.

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  • Cerrejon flyer

    Cerrejon Coal: the Marcha de Mantas Rojas

    Report on vigil outside the Colombian Embassy in London in support of communities struggling with Cerrejon Coal

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  • For a democractic and globally just raw-materials-policy

    For a democractic and globally just raw-materials-policy The German Federal Government depends on the import of metallic, mineral and fossile raw materials. The extraction of these raw materials takes place at the expense of...

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  • Pledge for the Planet: The case of minerals

    Examining the relevance of Earth Overshoot Day to minerals, and post-Brexit United Kingdom particularly

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  • We are pledging for the planet – join us!

    CEEweb for Biodiversity takes part in the #pledgefortheplanet campaign to cut back on the ecological overshoot.

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  • Protestors at Vedanta AGM with inflatable 'monster'

    A tale of two worlds – Vedanta AGM 2016

    A personal reflection on Vedanta’s AGM in London, August 2016

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  • Earth Overshoot Day 2016

    On August 8, 2016, we will have used as much from nature as our planet can renew.

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  • Victory? British-backed MRC divests from South African mine

    A report on a film-showing supporting the Xolobeni community in South Africa affected by MRC

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  • News to conflict mineral regulation

    EU Parliament, Commission and Dutch Council Presidency pass a disappointing regulation

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  • German Multiplier Seminar “Crashkurs Rohstoffpolitik”

    PowerShift and Brot für die Welt invite: two-day seminar for political multipliers in Germany, Goslar – 2016, September 09, 10

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  • Multiplier Seminar: “EU Raw Materials Policies and Resource Justice“

    PowerShift and Mining Watch Romania invite: two-day seminar for political multipliers in Bucharest – 2016, September 29,30

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  • “Pitch Black” – Press review

    Press coverage related to the report “Pitch black – The journey of coal from Colombia to Italy: the curse of extractivism” (italian)

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  • EU political agreement on conflict minerals risks allowing a deadly trade to continue

    Actual press release to trialogue political agreement 16 June 2016

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