MIDROC Gold Mine, Lege Dembi, Ethiopia | EJAtlas

Jul 28, 2018· [5] Ethiopia: Massive protests in Oromia region suspend gold mining operations [click to view] Related media links to videos, campaigns, social network Oromia-Ethiopia: Wikileaks – Govt's Crackdown on Oromo on Behalf of MIDROC Gold During Shakiso/Guji Protests of 2009 (first posted on Finfinne Tribune and Gadaa.com on September 15, 2011).

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No Wombat Gold protesters fear rush for mineral exploration

Protesters are concerned there will be a rush to explore for gold in the area. ... "There's huge renewed interest in gold mining in Blackwood and all the surrounding areas," she said.

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A Booming Gold Price Will Have Consequences

Jul 26, 2020· In the Philippines, for example, protesters have defied lockdown restrictions to campaign against a controversial gold and copper mine in the province of …

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Romanians mobilise in protest against gold mine plans ...

Sep 17, 2013· Street protests are snowballing in Romania against a Canadian-led gold mining project in the Rosia Montana area in the Apuseni Mountains. More than 20,000 people joined a protest march in ...

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'Don't come if you like gold': Turks march against planned ...

Aug 06, 2019· Environmental activists gather to protest against what they say will be pollution from a foreign-owned gold mine project near the western town of …

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Protest against open-pit gold mining planned during Nova ...

Oct 18, 2019· Protest against open-pit gold mining planned during Nova Scotia mining show. By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 18, 2019 10:28 am. ...

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Thousands protest at Turkish gold mine owned by Canadian ...

On Monday, some 5,000 protesters from across the country gathered on a hill near the planned mine site carrying signs reading "Don't come if you like gold" and "We can do without gold, we can't do ...

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Neighbors, truckers protest Zacatecas gold mine

Neighbors protest Zacatecas gold mine. Residents are blocking access to Peñasquito, Mexico's largest gold mine . Published on Saturday, October 1, 2016 . ... Mexico's largest gold mine.

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Northern Irish residents protest gold mining in Sperrin ...

Aug 16, 2019· Attempts by the Canadian firm Dalradian Gold to mine gold at Sperrin Hills in the Northern Irish County of Tyrone have led to widespread protests from the residents of Green Castle. The protesters, under the banner Save Our Sperrin (SOS), have set up a camp called the 'Greencastle Peoples Office' on Mullydoo Road, on land allotted to the ...

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The New Humanitarian | EXCLUSIVE: Health woes, outrage ...

May 27, 2020· Concerns over the impact of a gold mine in the Oromia region of Ethiopia have helped spur unrest, including this protest in 2018. As part of that process, the government commissioned several reports, including a two-part study that examined health issues of residents living around the mine, as well as one looking at the socio-economic impact of ...

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Peru president's ouster sparks wave of youth-led protests ...

Nov 13, 2020· Like those protests, the Peru demonstrations are loosely organized, driven by notices posted on social media and fueled in large part by the demands of young people. ... Gold mining …

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Protests and Tensions Escalate Around Amulsar Gold Project ...

Aug 15, 2020· Over the past few months, tensions have flared around the controversial Amulsar mountain gold mining project in the Vayots Dzor region of Armenia. Protests at the site, which is located roughly three hours drive from the capital, Yerevan, are not an entirely new development.

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Why it's getting harder to mine gold - BBC Future

Oct 26, 2020· This is the anti-gold mine protest site set up by a group of locals in County Tyrone, ... As such, the gold mining industry is actually sitting on the makings of a "major crisis", argues ...

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Thousands of Romanians protest gold mine - MINING.COM

Sep 01, 2013· Earlier this week Romania's ruling party approved draft legislation on Europe's would-be largest open-cast gold mine. On Sunday night, thousands of Romanians hit the streets to protest the ...

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'How much is a life worth?': Northern Irish community ...

Jul 28, 2020· To extract an estimated 3.5m ounces of gold the mine would remove about 1,500 tonnes of rock per day and return about half of it, backfilling tunnels. ... The protesters accuse Northern Ireland ...

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Armenian activists fight to shut down gold mine, save ...

A protest group made up of activists and locals blockade the mine project. Photo: Tehmine Yenoqyan "Blocking all entrances to the site" About 18 days ago, they started blocking the four roads that lead into the construction sites on the mountain. The mine company's construction contractors now cannot access the site because of the blockade.

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Costa Ricans protest open pit gold mining, 2010 | Global ...

Most resistance to the protesters came from the gold mining company and members of the previous presidential administration. While there was mention of police in several of the news articles cited above, they only say that the policemen escorted the protesters, not …

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Canadian gold mine in Turkey sparks environmental protests

Aug 07, 2019· Protesters came from all over Turkey. People of all ages: from children around three or four years old to 80 year olds. And the protests are not just in this area, but all over the country too. I first heard that there was going to be a gold mine in the area about a month ago. In Turkey, the government wants to get money from just about anywhere.

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Busia Residents Protest Delayed Compensation by Gold Mine ...

Oct 19, 2020· Busia Residents Protest Delayed Compensation by Gold Mine Company Human rights. Busia, Eastern Region, Uganda. Busia district leased over 2,000 hectares of land to Wagagai Gold Mining Company to pave way for the construction a gold mine refinery in the area. However, the company was supposed to compensate the locals who were occupying the land ...

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Protest against open-pit gold mining planned for Nova ...

Oct 18, 2019· Protest against open-pit gold mining planned for Nova Scotia industry event. ... Excavators work at Atlantic Gold Corporation's Touquoy open pit gold mine in Moose River Gold Mines, N.S. on June 6 ...

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Lupaka Gold launches $100m arbitration ... - mining.com

Nov 01, 2020· Lupaka had initially planned to invest $4.3 million at Invicta and produce 185,000 gold equivalent ounces over six years of expected mine life. The protest action has been taking place since ...

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2 new major finds may extend Nevada's gold boom for years ...

The value of that production in 2018 was just over $7 billion, representing 84 percent of all mining production in the state. Gold mining in Nevada didn't really take off until the price of gold ...

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Protect Connemara – PROTECTING CONNEMARA AGAINST …

Gold mining is one of the most destructive to our world, it is open cast and 2 tons to 91 tons of rock to produce just 1 ounce of gold, each ton of rock turned into slurry and rinsed with arsenic or cyanide. The prospecting license to be granted has been done WITHOUT an Environmental Impact Assessment, a statutory instrument was used to waiver ...

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'Our water is our gold': Armenians blockade controversial mine

Gold mining in DRC, from the ore to the bar Ready to go With a gold content of 4.163 kilograms, this ingot has a market price on the London Fixing of about $167,056 (about 145,000 euros) on the ...

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2013 Romanian protests against the Roșia Montană Project ...

The 2013 Romanian protests against the Roșia Montană Project were a series of protests in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca and dozens of other cities in Romania and abroad against the Roșia Montană mining project.The protesters say that the mining project would destroy the environment and heritage of Roșia Montană and demand the withdrawal of a law which would enable this project to commence.

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Protesters in Kyrgyzstan seized and looted local gold ...

Oct 06, 2020· In 2005, protesters overthrew President Askar Akayev, and in 2010, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, who replaced him. Akayev now lives in Russia, Bakiyev in Belarus. To keep up to date with Mines and Metals, subscribe to our free email newsletters, covering rich mining intelligence and news, that will be delivered straight to your inbox.

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Gold mine protests in Turkey a sign of deeper concerns | Ahval

Gold mine protests in Turkey a sign of deeper concerns ... Gold mining is a more sensitive issue than many others, because foreign companies stir up public reaction to limit the extraction of their competitors. Twelve years ago, a similar environmental campaign was organised against a gold mine near the western Turkish town of Bergama and it ...

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Thousands of Indonesians Protest Against Major Gold Mine ...

Between April 9th and 11th, thousands of Indonesian protesters demonstrated against a proposed gold mining operation in front of the Acehnese Governor's Office in Banda Aceh, as community members have also forcibly evicted mining company employees, effectively stopping the contested gold mining activities and operations in Beutong Ateuh Banggalang Sub-district.

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Sahrawis Protest After Algerian Army Allegedly Burns 2 ...

Oct 21, 2020· Protests started on Monday, ... Algeria has long prohibited gold mining in the area. Sahrawi gold miners usually face prison sentences and fines if they are caught red-handed.

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Protests against gold mining in Sudan's Northern State ...

Protest in Sawarda in Northern State against gold mining that causes environmental damage (RD correspondent) Wael Hasan, spokesman for the Six-Party Committee for Resistance to Mining Damage, told Radio Dabanga from Kuwaika village that new protestors joined the …

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Tens of thousands protest against planned gold mine in ...

Aug 06, 2019· Tens of thousands of protesters staged the event on Monday, called "Watch for Water and Conscience", near the town of Kirazli, against the gold mine project owned by Dogu Biga Mining, the Turkish subsidiary of Canada-based Alamos Gold Inc.

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