Protected areas affected: Cuenca del Río Guayabamba (Area 1); Flanco Oriental de Pichincha and cinturón verde de Quito; and Maquipucuna. The first two mentioned are state run and the latter is private.
On Monday, February 6, hundreds of Ecuadorians from different mining-affected communities, including those from 22 communities in the Intag area, came to Quito to express their rejection of mining activities carried out in their territories. Other residents of the Pacto … Continue reading
Click here to view the letter to Chile´s president: Carta a Bachelet
Haga Click Aqui para el documento completo/Click here for to get the attachement:DRAGONES EN EL EDEN Junio 2016
While Ecuador and Codelco try to sell the myth everyone is happy in Intag with their project, they lose critical support at the communities closest to the project
Click on the following link for the latest on Codelco in Ecuador: CODELCO IN INTAG Update PDF
“Codelco, don’t touch the glaciers,” explains Silvia Chavez of the Group ecologist Aconcagua, who calls on us to preserve the perpetual banks that exist in the Valley of the Valparaíso region that are now threatened by Codelco Andina and its … Continue reading
The workers of the giant Chilean miner CODELCO, which according to the Government will allow the Ecuador to carry out a responsible long-term mining, faces a strike of workers in Chile (29,000 workers in the state and private mining sectors of … Continue reading