Over 40 Indonesian civil society organisations have condemned abuses of workers’ rights on Golden Agri Resource’s oil palm plantations in South Sumatra.
After a serious, new outbreak of malaria in the Upper Caura river, University staff from Ciudad Bolivar and Ye’kwana health workers have once again appealed to the national and regional governments to end the illegal mining in the area.
Villa Gonzalo: Wampis leaders issued a statement summarising the justification for their peaceful eviction of illegal gold miners from the Santiago river which took place on the 13 July.
On the 13 July 2017, about a hundred representatives of the Wampis people successfully and peacefully intervened to evict illegal miners from the site on the Santiago river where they have been working for the last five years.
Comunicado de Prensa del Concejo de Mayores Indígenas Brörán de Térraba, Costa Rica (11.06.17) denunciando una asamblea ilegitima de supuestos mayores por el gobierno local (ADI) impuesto sobre el territorio de Térraba por el Estado