San Rafael Las Flores, Santa Rosa, and Mataquescuintla, Jalapa, Guatemala. May 2, 2013. Images from the first day of the declared State of Siege in the municipalities of Casillas & San Rafael Las Flores, Santa Rosa, and Mataquescuintla & Jalapa, Jalapa. A violent mining conflict in the region involving Vancouver-based Tahoe Resources has erupted this [...]
2012-07. Accumulation by Dispossession: Barrick & Goldcorp’s Pueblo Viejo Gold Mine in the Dominican Republic
MiMundo.org spent the month of April 2012 documenting the impact of the Pueblo Viejo project on both local and national scales.
Hundreds gather in the main square of San Rafael Las Flores, Guatemala, to demand that a community plebiscite on industrial mining be carried out in the municipality.
The health tribunal will use community testimony, scientific research and human rights organization’s knowledge to examine how the presence of Goldcorp’s mining operations have affected community residents in Mesoamerica.
Thousands march in San Juan Sacatepéquez in rejection to the newly assigned military brigade.
Yolanda “Yoli” Oquely Veliz, 33, was shot three times at around 18:30 by unknown men on a motorcycle as she left the resistance blockade near the entrance to Radius Gold-owned El Tambor gold mine.
Mining resistance in San José del Golfo and San Pedro Ayampuc, Guatemala.
Tahoe Resources, a Goldcorp offspring, creates conflictivity in eastern Guatemala.
One year after Diodora Hernandez, a staunch anti-mining activist opposing Goldcorp’s Marlin Mine, was shot in the face. San Miguel Ixtahuacán, Guatemala.
Angelica Choc, Adolfo Ich Chamán’s widow, announces lawsuit in Canadian courts against HudBay Minerals for the murder of her husband.
Santa Cruz del Quiché rejects mega-projects.
Alfredo Valadez, correspondent from La Jornada newspaper, interviews James Rodríguez.
Latin America’s largest gold producing mine is located in Mexico’s Zacatecan semi-desert.
Ontario judge rules against former Canadian Ambassador to Guatemala, Kenneth Cook, for slander (MiMundo.org involved).
Photo for Special Report on Canada.
The dangers behind industrial and artisanal gold extraction in the Mining Triangle, Nicaragua.
Residents from San Miguel Ixtahuacán protest Goldcorp’s Marlin Mine in the capital.
Video filmed and produced by Grégory Lassalle. Still photography by MiMundo.org.
Criminalization strategy used by Goldcorp.
The Latin American Water Tribunal condemns another Goldcorp mining project, the Marlin Mine in Guatemala.
Canadian Nickel mining company threatens to contaminate Guatemala’s lake Izabal.
Presentation in Guatemala of the 72-page photo-publication featuring photography from MiMundo.org.
Inauguration of Delfino Tema, anti-mining activist, as Municipal Mayor of Sipakapa.
MiMundo.org exhibit during Amnesty International Film Festival in Toronto.