International delegation sends strong message to Goldcorp at annual shareholders meeting in South Porcupine, Ontario

International delegation sends strong message to Goldcorp at annual shareholders meeting in South Porcupine, Ontario   30 April 2012   On Thursday, a Colorado-based mine and environmental engineer, two Honduran teachers, and a Maya indigenous community leader made the long trip to Timmins, Ontario to participate in Goldcorp’s Annual General Meeting. Accompanied by several US and Canadian member organizations of the Coalition Against Unjust Mining … Continue reading

Delegación internacional envía un mensaje firme a Goldcorp en su asamblea anual de accionistas en South Porcupine, Ontario

Delegación internacional envía un mensaje firme a Goldcorp en su asamblea anual de accionistas en South Porcupine, Ontario Monday, April 30, 2012 (Ottawa/Toronto) El pasado jueves [26 de abril de 2012], un ingeniero de minas y medio ambiente de Colorado, dos maestros de Honduras y un dirigente de una comunidad indígena maya hicieron el largo … Continue reading

M4 RESOLUTION ON THE EXTRACTIVE MINING MODEL

M4 RESOLUTION ON THE EXTRACTIVE MINING MODEL     Mining companies invade our land and all of them, the majority Canadian,violate our fundamental human rights.  Throughout Mesoamerica, mining has displaced people from their homes and indigenous territories and has generated serious health problems in places like Valle de Siria in Honduras, San Miguel Ixtahuacán in Guatemala, and Carrizalillo in Mexico. In passing through our territories, the companies have poisoned springs and divided communities and families; they have deforested land, destroyed biodiversity and threatened food sovereignty in rural … Continue reading

Cast Your “Vote” – Guatemalans Shouldn’t Have to Pay for Goldcorp’s Mess

Your support is needed to help defend the rights of indigenous peoples living in Guatemala’s western highlands. The Canadian mining company Goldcorp could leave impoverished communities with a multi-million dollar bill to pay after it has extracted all of the gold from the Marlin mine. On April 26th, Goldcorp shareholders will decide if the company will post a … Continue reading

El pueblo guatemalteco no debería ser quien paga por los trastornos de Goldcorp, según accionistas

El pueblo guatemalteco no debería ser quien paga por los trastornos de Goldcorp, según accionistas 17 abril 2012 (OTTAWA, ON/WASHINGTON, DC) Varios accionistas entregaron una resolución a Goldcorp Inc en la que se le solicita a la compañía que se comprometa a cubrir la totalidad de los costos del cierre de la mina Marlin en Guatemala, y que revele … Continue reading

Shareholders Say Guatemalans Should Not Have to Pay for Goldcorp’s Mess

JOINT NEWS RELEASE April 16, 2012 SHAREHOLDERS SAY GUATEMALANS SHOULD NOT HAVE TO PAY FOR GOLDCORP’S MESS (Ottawa/Washington) Several shareholders have filed a resolution with Goldcorp Inc asking the company to commit to the full costs of closure of the Marlin mine in Guatemala, and to fully disclose current closure plans. They indicate that to … Continue reading