"We are bound together by our shared desire to work and struggle together for a future, free from the destructive effects of mining activities driven by the interests of large capital and greed for profit. A future that is free from the devastation that destructive mining brings to our planet and our peoples."
International People's Conference on Mining 2015
A United Mining Resistance
An assembly of global participants representing mining-affected communities, indigenous peoples, national campaigners, Church workers, lawyers, legislators, artists, alternative media practitioners, environmental activists, scientists and national support organizations.
Forging Ahead - Broader and Stronger
Our primary aim: to draw up sustained, strategic plans of action and to create regional and global mechanisms to address issues around mining corporations and their destructive large-scale operations
Exploring New Strategies
The conference program seeks to promote inquiry on an international scale, foster multi-sectoral dialogue and constructive debate, and enhance skills among attendees through the sharing of different contexts and strategies