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  • Open Letter to the EU regarding new regulation on the import of minerals

    The Stop Mad Mining network signed with 130 other organizations the open letter addressed to the European Union. Currently, the EU negotiates a new directive that regulates the import of minerals.

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  • CIR at Sustainability Day in Münster, Germany

    On June 4, 2016, CIR (Christliche Initiative Romero), a partner in the Stop Mad Mining campaign, was present at the sustainability day in Münster, Germany.

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  • Ditch Coal: the Russian connection

    Summary from LMN member CAN’s Ditch Coal Speaking Tour with Vladimir Slivyak of EcoDefense, Russia

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  • How is Britain getting rid of its coal?

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  • CC BY-NC: Forms in nature by Manfred Huszar https://www.flickr.com/photos/zoomyboy1/8985332830/

    2016 Green Go Short Film Contest call launched

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  • Coal Business: Hidden Payments and Upaid Bills

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  • New report “Pitch black: The journey of coal from Colombia to Italy”

    Re:Common latest report will dispel any lingering doubt that the current economic system based on extractivism is a war against the poor.

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  • Learning from the frontlines

    Activists in London gather to discuss Rio Tinto hosted by Stop Mad Mining partner LMN

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  • Sam Walsh of Rio Tinto

    Goodnight children – sleep well: the 2016 Rio Tinto AGM

    A personal account by LMN’s coordinator of the 2016 Rio Tinto AGM

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  • Educating school pupils on raw material use

    On the occasion of Earth Day on 22 May, CEEweb participated at a school event organized by the 16th district of Budapest. We aimed to raise their awareness about raw material use and CO2...

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  • Blood on our hands re mobile phones

    UK Conflict Minerals Petition hand-in

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  • Documentary showing and debate: conflict minerals behind our cellphones

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  • Beowulf mining protest July 2013

    Beowulf wants dialogue with Sami but won’t take no for an answer!

    A report by LMN coordinator of Beowulf EGM, February 2016

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  • YES to life, NO to mining! – Delegation trip to El Salvador and Guatemala

    Before we get to meet the people of Arcatao to be witness of their local referendum on mining, friends from our salvadorian partner organisation CRIPDES take us for a tour across the small Central…

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  • Suppliers of European steal producers violate human rights

    Study “Broken Promises” covers up forced resettlements missing fair and sustainable compensation. CIR critisises ThyssenKrupp on shareholder meeting.

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  • At the Coalface: Ten more years of UK coal burning a lifetime on the ground

    Following the UK Government’s plans to phase out coal-burning power stations by 2025, Coal Action Network have released a new report tracing and examining the places coal burned in the UK is coming from….

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  • Blood in the mobiles – New petition clip on conflict minerals in German

    Most consumer products are based on minerals and metals – be it computers, gadgets, cars or: mobile phones. Watch our campaign clip and feel free to share with other German speaking interest groups.

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  • Energy Budget Scheme for phasing out fossil fuels

    CEEweb for Biodiversity and its partners in the European Resource Cap Coalition proposes a European Budget Scheme, which is a policy mix for deep decarbonisation of the economy in a socially just and eocnomically…

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  • „Blood in your mobile” street action in Poland

    Polish Stop Mad Mining member IGO is calling for mandatory and comprehensive EU regulation on conflict minerals through a street action presenting phones stained with blood.

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    Inspite of court order: KCA refuses to shut down El Tambor Mine

    El Tambor mine had to be stopped untill August. US mining corp ignores court order.

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