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22nd November 2021

Wisdom from the heart of the world, with Ati Viviam Villafaña

Earlier this month, our friend Ati Viviam Villafaña, an Arhuaca youth environmental activist, gave this talk sharing the cosmovisions of the Arhuaco People of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta,… Read More

17th September 2020

Webinar. The Right to Say No: European Struggles and Successes

When? 29th September. 3pm GMT/UTC. Where? Online Register now (required): Europe faces a massive increase in mining in the years to come, as the EU and national governments seek to… Read More

1st August 2019

EVENT: Free, Fair and Alive – Exploring the Commons with David Bollier

Join us on the 17th September for an evening with commons expert David Bollier. 6.30pm: drinks at 18 Well Walk, Hampstead, NW3 1LD Gaia House  7.30pm – 9pm: talk and… Read More

5th April 2019

It’s time to go ‘Beyond Extractivism’

New UN research has revealed that resource extraction is responsible for 80% of biodiversity loss and 50% of the world’s carbon emissions. Here, in a short article written for Friends… Read More

5th July 2018

‘Ties are strengthened’: Spanish campaigners unite around Atalaya Mining’s London AGM

On Wednesday 27th June, Spanish campaigners attended the AGM of London-listed mining company Atalaya Mining to raise concerns about the company’s operations across Spain. Atalaya, which is listed on London’s… Read More

3rd May 2018

Leave the gold in the hills

Last month international solidarity from Honduras, Romania and Galicia flowed to community organisations resisting  a planned gold mine in Northern Ireland’s Sperrin Mountains. Story originally published by London Mining Network. … Read More