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Help Take AGL Out of Dirty Coal Business
World  (tags: Australia, AGL, coal, mining, burning, carbon, emission, energy, conservation, global warming )

- 1073 days ago -
please do sign this petition to get AGL (the largest carbon polluter in Australia) out of coal mining and burning
Guatemala's Mining Laws Are Stoking Conflict: Now Is the Moment to Act ACTION
World  (tags: Indigenous peoples, Guatamala, mining, human rights, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions )

- 1740 days ago -
Intensive gold and silver mining and other resource extraction in Guatemala are taking place without proper consultation with local communities, creating conflict.
Sign the No Dirty Gold Pledge ACTION
World  (tags: mining, dirty gold, money, business, corruption, corporate, ecosystems, humanrights )

- 1957 days ago -
Demand that the global mining industry provide retailers and consumers an alternative to dirty gold.
Earth Day 2013: Land for Food Under Attack Worldwide
World  (tags: loss of land for farming, farmland as commodity, land grabbing, scarcity, starvation, speculative investment, water, development, mining, mad money grab )

- 2255 days ago -
As Earth Week 2013 rolls around, a frenzy of land grabbing threatens our food supply, Indigenous land use practices, access to water and the future of farming.
Nintendo: Slavery Is Not a Game ACTION
World  (tags: conflict minerals, Congo, SEC, Dodd-Frank, mining, conflict, death, Nintendo, violence, world )

- 2476 days ago -
Ask Nintendo to take the first step toward conflict-free products by auditing its supply chain and making that information public:
SEC Rules on Conflict Minerals: Positive Step But Threat of Lawsuit Lingers
World  (tags: conflict minerals, Congo, SEC, Dodd-Frank, mining, conflict, death, violence, world )

- 2496 days ago -
On Wednesday, after years of energized attention from activists across the United States, the SEC voted to adopt conflict minerals regulations for Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Financial Reform Act.
Judge Halts Rail Project Close to Earth's Most Threatened Tribe
World  (tags: Amazon, Brazil, President Dilma, destruction, ecosystems, Vale, mining, awa tribewildlife, habitatdestruction )

- 2513 days ago -
In a major setback for mining giant Vale, the ruling demands an immediate freeze on expansion work along the Carajás railway, and sets a daily penalty of US$25,000 for any breach.
Protect Child Laborers From Mercury Poisoning ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
World  (tags: humans, HumanRights, children, mercury, poisoning, mining )

- 2772 days ago -
One million children worldwide engage in low-tech artisanal gold mining and work with mercury on a daily basis. Mercury is one of the most toxic substances on earth, with no known safe level of exposure. It is especially harmful to children because their
Jan 30: Global Call to Release Renowned Indian MD & Human Rights Activist Dr. Binayak Sen, Sentenced to Life in Sham Trial
World  (tags: India, Dr Binayak Sen, release, political prisoner, AmnestyInt, sham trial, life sentence, sedition, Raj-era law, world famous doctor, poor communities, right to healthcare, big business, mining, resources, state-sponsored militia, Ilina Sen )

- 3068 days ago -
High court hearing arguments to release India's most famous political prisoner &suspend conviction based on archaic colonial-era sedition law. 'Flawed evidence & findings,' says The Hindu. Supporters around the world mark global day of protest
Tell the SEC: Don't Forget About SLAVERY in Congo Mines ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, slavery, protection, mining, environment )

- 3131 days ago -
Minerals that come from the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo turn up in electronics, in light bulbs, batteries and other everyday items. It would be hard to escape our connection to these items, and through them, our connection to slavery and
Stop Mining Tibet! :: Students for a Free Tibet
World  (tags: tibet, china, resources, mining, world )

- 3176 days ago -
Continental Minerals' annual shareholders meeting is taking place on June 24 in Vancouver, Canada. Take action to help increase global pressure on the company's representatives and investors to immediately end mining operations in Tibet.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Wild Salmon From Mining!!! PLEASE TAKE ACTION!!!!
World  (tags: mining, wild salmon, oil spills, protection, conservation, government )

- 3224 days ago -
In the next few weeks, the Obama Administration will decide whether to allow mining in Alaska's Bristol bay-- the largest run of wild salmon on the planet. Mining would bring roads, trucks and irreversible pollution across this landscape, changing
Say No to Mining in National Parks
World  (tags: National Parks, mining, pollution, natural environment, New Zealand, protecting nature )

- 3362 days ago -
The New Zealand government intends to pass a Bill opening National Parks to mining! There is a petition for us to sign on this site. Let's back our Kiwi brothers and sisters in saving their beautiful and unusually preserved country from this travesty.
Water for Tourists in the Kalahari, But Not for Bushmen
World  (tags: Bushmen, Kalahari, Botswana, tourists, mining, water )

- 4079 days ago -
Tourist lodges requiring huge amounts of water are to be built on the land of the Kalahari Bushmen - but the Bushmen are not allowed to pump water from their single borehole. Take action!
Help Protect Community Rights in Ghana
World  (tags: Ghana, mining, people, environment )

- 4088 days ago -
The Prestea Mine has posed challenges to the rights and livelihoods of the people who live around it. Since 2001, this has included two cyanide spills and a violent confrontation between community members and mine guards. (Please sign.)

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