Latin American UpdatePublished by MAC on 2006-02-13
Source: Mines and Communities ()
Latin American Update
13th February 2006
Barrick Gold is mounting enormous political pressure to get its Pascua-Lama project approved before the inauguration of the new Chilean president in March.
Another assembly is held in Patagonia to fight a new threat. And a US scientist outlines in detail what expanded mining would mean for people and other species in north western Peru.