resource extraction


Fracking and its impact on groundwater: Lessons from Alberta

Mar 21, 2012 to Mar 22, 2012
Telus Building, Room 134, University of Alberta
Corner of 111 Street and 87 Avenue
T6G 2M7 Edmonton , AB
53° 31' 22.4904" N, 113° 31' 4.1988" W
Alberta CA
Join us for an information session and discussion on the impacts of fracking on groundwater, with Professor Karlis Muehlenbachs from the University of Alberta.
Nov 9, 2011

Canadian mining companies in Africa

The African continent contains a tremendous wealth of minerals, yet the profits from those resources are not flowing to the countries where they are found.
Feb 9, 2011

Tanzanian gold mining: The devil in the detail

Africafiles: The Pulse
In May 2009, toxic waste from a gold mine located in North Mara, Tanzania, spilled into River Thigithe. This was the beginning of a long line of human rights abuses by African Barrick.

Mining (in)justice: At home and abroad

May 7, 2010 to May 9, 2010
tbd Toronto
43° 40' 12.8388" N, 79° 23' 12.318" W
A conference on the Canadian mining industry both home and abroad aimed at strategizing solutions to end corporate impunity and strengthen the struggles against destructive mining projects.


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