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Mining companies hunt for buried treasure on indigenous

Mining Companies Hunt For Buried Treasure On Indigenous

Dec 25, 2021 Deep in the forests of northeast Cambodia, bamboo shoots criss-crossed rays of sunlight as 26-year-old Tang Kalann passed by open and covered pits near the Tang Se community, comprising four indigenous Jarai villages where he lives. For years, the mining firm Angkor Resources Corp., formerly Angkor Gold Corp., had been surveying, digging and

Indigenous Munduruku Suffer Mercury Exposure

Indigenous Munduruku Suffer Mercury Exposure

Dec 24, 2021 Indigenous Munduruku Suffer Mercury Exposure From Illegal Gold Mining. SAO PAULO - Illegal gold mining in the north Amazonian territory of Brazils indigenous Munduruku people has led to more than half of several hundred people tested showing unsafe mercury levels in their bodies, including children, health researchers say.

Brazil police clash with indigenous group as mining

Brazil Police Clash With Indigenous Group As Mining

Nov 17, 2021 A Yanomami Indian follows agents of Brazils environmental agency in a gold mine during an operation against illegal gold mining on indigenous land, in the heart of the Amazon rainforest, in ...

Illegal mining threatens Indigenous land at foot of

Illegal Mining Threatens Indigenous Land At Foot Of

Nov 30, 2021 Illegal mining threatens Indigenous land at foot of Philippines tallest peak. A declared protected area, Mount Apo on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao is a major ecotourism site, with ...

Activists urge proper consultations on Marudi

Activists Urge Proper Consultations On Marudi

Dec 09, 2021 Saying the exclusion of indigenous communities from having input on the resumption of mining operations on the Marudi Mountains, in the South Rupununi, Region Nine, violates their right to free ...

News EcoHealth International

News Ecohealth International

Sep 06, 2020 Historic indigenous legal victory against gold mining in the Amazon In a lawsuit that will inspire and galvanize many other indigenous communities across the Amazon for years to come, the Kofan of Sinangoe have won a trial against four Ecuadorian ministries and agencies for having granted or attempted to grant

Illegal mining in the Amazon hits record high amid

Illegal Mining In The Amazon Hits Record High Amid

Sep 30, 2021 Over the past decade, illegal mining incursions mostly small-scale gold extraction operations have increased fivefold on Indigenous lands and threefold in other protected areas of Brazil ...

An unprecedented legal victory for indigenous rights in

An Unprecedented Legal Victory For Indigenous Rights In

An unprecedented legal victory for indigenous rights in Ecuador frees up huge swath of Amazonian rainforest from gold mining. An unprecedented legal victory for indigenous rights in Ecuador frees up huge swath of Amazonian rainforest from gold mining. On October 22nd 2018, the Kofan people of Sinangoe in the Ecuadorian Amazon won a landmark ...

Illegal gold mining booms in Brazilian Amazon

Illegal Gold Mining Booms In Brazilian Amazon

Dec 15, 2021 But mercury is not the only health hazard posed by illegal gold mining in Brazil. For decades, church workers have denounced the presence of illegal miners in the Yanomami Indigenous Territory, an ...

Mineral exploration firm to work with ethnic minorities

Mineral Exploration Firm To Work With Ethnic Minorities

May 19, 2021 Mineral exploration firm to work with ethnic minorities. Wed, 19 May 2021. Thou Vireak. Canada-based Angkor Resources Corp formerly Angkor Gold Corp has entered into a ground-breaking collaborative engagement with Ratanakkiri provinces Jarai minority ethnic communities on the Andong Meas licence. The agreement covers ...

Wildlife trade hub Vietnam is also hub of impunity for

Wildlife Trade Hub Vietnam Is Also Hub Of Impunity For

Nov 25, 2021 Wildlife trade hub Vietnam is also hub of impunity for traffickers, report says. by Sheryl Lee Tian Tong on 25 November 2021. Only one in every seven wildlife seizures made in Vietnam in the past ...

From the Heart of the Amazon A Supreme Court Battle Over

From The Heart Of The Amazon A Supreme Court Battle Over

Nov 17, 2021 The high-stakes hearing took place in the Ai Kofan community of Sinangoe, whose 2018 lower-court victory canceled 52 gold-mining concessions along one of the countrys most important Amazonian headwaters. The Ai Kofn, a legendary Indigenous group known for their healing powers, river navigation skills, and stewardship of one of the most bio-diverse

On the frontlines of a new gold rush in the Ecuadorian

On The Frontlines Of A New Gold Rush In The Ecuadorian

With new mining operations using heavy machinery, Sinangoes main concern is the high probability that miners use mercury to increase gold extraction, an illegal practice that would damage water and fish stocks and directly threaten the health of thousands of indigenous communities downstream.

Amazon tribe suffers mercury contamination as mining

Amazon Tribe Suffers Mercury Contamination As Mining

Dec 17, 2021 Illegal gold mining in the north Amazonian territory of Brazils indigenous Munduruku people has led to more than half of several

When the Isles of Gold turn into Isles of Dissent A

When The Isles Of Gold Turn Into Isles Of Dissent A

Gold mining dates back to at least the 3rd Century A.D., when Chinese traders referred to Luzon as the Isle of Gold. However, major commercial mining activity did not begin until the gold rush of the 1930s and and 1940s when, by 1941, 41 mines were producing approximately 30 mt of gold per annum.

Shuman hammers govt for not consulting Indigenous

Shuman Hammers Govt For Not Consulting Indigenous

Dec 06, 2021 A surprise deal to restart mining in the Marudi Mountain has attracted flak from the South Rupununi District Council and other members of the Indigenous community and yesterday Shuman added his voice.

Ilegal mining in indigenous territories Kayap Par

Ilegal Mining In Indigenous Territories Kayap Par

Nov 26, 2018 Project details Since 2000, deforestation more than doubled in the Kayapo demarcated area (KIL). Gold mining is considered a significant threat to the health of local communities, with FUNAI having already identified almost 3000 people contaminated by

Extractive industries Open Development Mekong

Extractive Industries Open Development Mekong

Dec 25, 2021 Concessions / Gold / Mining Cambodia / Indigenous land Deep in the forests of northeast Cambodia, bamboo shoots criss-crossed rays of sunlight as 26-year-old Tang Kalann passed by open and covered pits near the Tang Se community, comprising four indigenous Jarai villages where he lives.

Venezuela Environment and Economy VietNam Breaking

Venezuela Environment And Economy Vietnam Breaking

Bari, Yukpa and Wayuu indigenous people from the state of Zulia, many of whom voted for the Fifth Republic, held a demonstration in Caracas against coal mining in Sierra de Perija in 2005. Gold mining is causing mercury contamination, excessive sedimentation and deforestation.

Brazil Amazon Gold Mining AP Archive

Brazil Amazon Gold Mining Ap Archive

Sep 04, 2021 From 2010 to 2020, illegal mining inside conservation areas grew 301%, according to MapBiomas, and 495% inside indigenous land. According to National Mining Agency estimates, around 30 tons of gold worth some 4.5 billion reals ($1.1 billion) are illegally traded in the state of Para annually.

Gold Mining Publications WWF

Gold Mining Publications Wwf

Gold mining- general reports. Situation Analysis Small Scale mining-2005. PDF 2.27 MB. Guyana Geology Mines Commission Final Technical Report-2007. PDF 1023 KB. Etude emprise orpaillage 3 Guyanes. PDF 5.34 MB. The gold mining marketing chain-from Suriname to the world-2010. PDF 1.74 MB. 2011- Artisinal and small scale mining in the North of ...

Gold mining in Khakasia and its impact on the lives of the

Gold Mining In Khakasia And Its Impact On The Lives Of The

Nov 28, 2021 Gold mining in Khakasia and its impact on the lives of the Shors Written on 28 November 2021.Posted in News. BY ANTI-DISCRIMINATION CENTRE MEMORIAL (ADC) FOR DEBATES INDGENAS. In addition to open-pit coal mining, which has had a major impact on Shors, a small-numbered Indigenous group from South Siberia, gold mining companies are

Amazonia Mining continues to pose threat to indigenous

Amazonia Mining Continues To Pose Threat To Indigenous

Jun 24, 2021 By Vatican News staff writer. Gold diggers, or garimpeiros, as they are known locally, have been intruding into indigenous reserves in Brazils Amazon region more and more, especially since President Jair Boldonaro took office in 2019 announcing his plan to open up some of the areas to mining and agriculture.. The Instituto Socioambiental (ISA), a non-profit

Historic indigenous legal victory against gold mining in

Historic Indigenous Legal Victory Against Gold Mining In

In a lawsuit that will inspire and galvanize many other indigenous communities across the Amazon for years to come, the Kofan of Sinangoe have won a trial against four Ecuadorian ministries and agencies for having granted or attempted to grant more than 30,000 hectares of mining concessions in pristine Amazonian rainforest on the border of their ancestral land

Brazil Indigenous communities reel from illegal gold mining

Brazil Indigenous Communities Reel From Illegal Gold Mining

Jun 14, 2021 Brazil Indigenous communities reel from illegal gold mining. Sao Paulo, Brazil The armed attackers came in boats during the night. Local leaders told authorities that four boatloads of men ...

The Day When Change Will Come Its Time To Break the

The Day When Change Will Come Its Time To Break The

Dec 23, 2014 Vietnam has 54 recognized indigenous groups distinct in language, culture and means of livelihood. These workers left their communities as their livelihoods became untenable due to a vast expansion of economic development. A Vietnamese NGO worker accompanying me during my research makes it possible to interview the fisherman and gold prospectors.

Gosowong Gold Mine on indigenous Pagu territory in North

Gosowong Gold Mine On Indigenous Pagu Territory In North

In 2003, fifteen indigenous Pagu communities of North Maluku, Indonesia, started opposing the expanding gold mining activities in their territories, as these activities were causing the contamination of water sources and the ecosystem. With the support of AMAN and AIPP, the communities mapped their territories, mobilised wide support to save ...

Are sustainable futures possible Indigenous people and

Are Sustainable Futures Possible Indigenous People And

Jul 01, 2020 The social arenas (Ferreira, 2005 2017) that surround indigenous peoples and Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Miners (garimpeiros) in the Brazilian Amazon are characterized by controversies and inequalities.De Theije (2020) captures the shifting politics of gold mining in Brazil, highlighting how the informality that characterizes the gold mining sector becomes a

Alleged Massacre of Uncontacted Tribe Linked to Gold Mining

Alleged Massacre Of Uncontacted Tribe Linked To Gold Mining

Dec 08, 2017 In a major crackdown on illegal gold prospecting that threatens isolated tribes in the far reaches of the Amazon rain forest, Brazilian army soldiers and indigenous affairs agents have destroyed ...

Brazil aerial photos show miners devastation of

Brazil Aerial Photos Show Miners Devastation Of

May 27, 2021 Indigenous activists describe the crisis as the territorys most troubling moment since the late 1980s and 1990s when tens of thousands of

PDF Indigenous Gold Mining in Southern Africa A Review

Pdf Indigenous Gold Mining In Southern Africa A Review

Since the last comprehensive review of indigenous gold mining, by Summers in 1969, advances have occurred in the understanding of metal technologies in

Gold mining policy chaos in Philippines Asia Times

Gold Mining Policy Chaos In Philippines Asia Times

On February 28, a Philippines House of Representatives Indigenous Cultural Communities and Indigenous Peoples Committee public hearing was convened at the mining site of Melbourne, Australian-headquartered OceanaGold Corp, a mid-size miner of gold and copper, in Didipio village, Kasibu township in the province of Nueva Vizcaya some 270 kilometers northeast of

Indigenous blood gold almost certainly exported to UK

Indigenous Blood Gold Almost Certainly Exported To Uk

Sep 01, 2021 Munduruku Indigenous Land overlaps with Jacareacanga municipality, and has seen significant incursions by gold miners. ISA, an environmental and social organisation representing Munduruku Indigenous Land, calculated that the area degraded by illegal gold mining almost quintupled from January 2019 to May 2021, destroying an additional 2,265 ha.

Conservation Strategy Fund Develops Mining Impacts

Conservation Strategy Fund Develops Mining Impacts

Jul 21, 2021 As a result, CSF developed the Mining Impacts Calculator to fill in this information gap and provide Brazilian authorities with critical information on the estimated costs of illegal mining activities on the ground. Using the new calculator, CSF found that the extraction of 1 kilogram of gold caused roughly $183,000 to $390,000 USD in damages.

Kalgoorlie Gold strikes gold with first drill hole The

Kalgoorlie Gold Strikes Gold With First Drill Hole The

Nov 29, 2021 Kalgoorlie Gold Mining has nailed a grab bag of wide, shallow gold intercepts in its first up drill program at the companys flagship Bulong Taurus prospect just 35 kilometres east of Kalgoorlie. Notable intercepts include a thick 18 metre hit grading 1.23 grams per tonne gold from just 1m downhole, 10m going 1.29g/t from 23m and 10m at 1.16g ...