Latina America: New report documents cases of violence & abuses of Canadian mining companies over a 15-year period; companies´ comments are included
The Justice and Corporate Accountability Project (JPAL) published a recent report documenting cases of alleged incidents of violence associated with Canadian mining companies in Latin America....
Author: Justice and Corporate Accountability Project (JCAP)
This is the first report to profile specific forms of violence and criminalization associated with Canadian mining projects in Latin America over a fifteen year period…[W]e provide observations about the violent incidents studied…make observations...
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