gold mining in guatemala

  • Searching for Gold in the Highlands of Guatemala

    Searching for Gold in the Highlands of Guatemala

    Searching for Gold in the Highlands of Guatemala: Economic benefits and Environmental risks of the marlin mine The Global Development and Environment Institute (GDAE) is a research institute at Tufts

  • Behind Gold's Glitter: Torn Lands and Pointed Questions ...

    Behind Gold's Glitter: Torn Lands and Pointed Questions ...

    Jun 14, 2010 · With the costs and scrutiny of mining on the rise in rich countries, where the best ores have been depleted, 70 percent of gold is now mined in developing countries like Guatemala and Ghana.

  • Mines' dirty secrets echo on three continents • Forbidden ...

    Mines' dirty secrets echo on three continents • Forbidden ...

    This is particularly true of the mining industry. For the first time, 40 journalists from 15 countries organized by Forbidden Stories were able to go into the field, track supply chains and use open source tools to look into mines in India, Tanzania and Guatemala that once tried to cover up their activities.

  • Govt. suspends Marlin gold mine, but Goldcorp mining on ...

    Govt. suspends Marlin gold mine, but Goldcorp mining on ...

    24/06/2010 · Despite the Guatemalan Government's decision to suspend operations at the Marlin mine, Goldcorp says normal operations continue. Author: Dorothy Kosich June 24, 2010 Human rights and indigenous peoples' special interest groups scored at least a temporary victory against the Marlin gold mine as the Guatemalan Government decided to suspend mining operations in San Miguel Ixtahuacan, Guatemala.

  • Talking Like a Mining Company: The Escobal Mine in Guatemala

    Talking Like a Mining Company: The Escobal Mine in Guatemala

    10/10/2019 · Haz clic aquí para leer la versión en español. T he Escobal Mine, loed in eastern Guatemala, is the secondlargest silver mine in the world and the source of one of the most protracted environmental conflicts in Guatemala. Mining activities have been suspended by direct action from the community resistance movement, and by order of the Constitutional Tribunal since mid2017.

  • Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling ...

    Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling ...

    04/04/2014 · Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling, discord and distress in the Western highlands of Guatemala. C Susana Caxaj School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Development, Okanagan Campus, University of British Columbia, Canada.

  • Moms Lead the Charge Against Dirty Gold Mining

    Moms Lead the Charge Against Dirty Gold Mining

    May 09, 2014 · openpit gold mine in the Tambor mountains of southern Guatemala. But think twice before buying her a shiny piece of gold bling. Mother's Day is the second largest goldjewelry buying day of the year in the United States. But many of us buying jewelry for our moms may unknowingly be hurting mothers and children who live in places where the ...

  • A Native Perspective of Gold Mining in Guatemala and its ...

    A Native Perspective of Gold Mining in Guatemala and its ...

    20/09/2012 · Cathy Gerrior is a Mi'kmaq woman who participated in the International Health Tribunal in San Miguel Ixtahuacan, Guatemala, an event which examined the physical and mental health impacts of the Canadian Goldcorpowned gold mine in the community.. Kwe, my spirit name is white turtle woman and i am a Mi'kmaq Elder and Ceremony Keeper from Turtle Island. i was given an opportunity to visit ...

  • what equipment to use to mine gold in guatemala

    what equipment to use to mine gold in guatemala

    Mining in Guatemala – Goldex Resources Corp. In 2007 one mine alone processed million tons of mineral with an average gold content of grams per ton and grams of silver per ton. Guatemala possesses an enormous potential of gold, silver, nickel and tin and has become a "go to" mining destination.

  • What Investors Need to Know About Goldcorp Stock | The ...

    What Investors Need to Know About Goldcorp Stock | The ...

    Apr 14, 2018 · Overall, its gold mining activities supplied the company with billion in revenue that year, good for about 74% of the total. The rest of its revenue came from zinc (12% of 2017's sales ...

  • Bluestone Provides Update on Progress at Cerro Blanco

    Bluestone Provides Update on Progress at Cerro Blanco

    Jun 28, 2021 · To improve the understanding and awareness around mining in Guatemala, Bluestone, through the University of Arizona, is organizing an introductory mining course for stakeholders in Guatemala. The ...

  • Guatemala aims for cultural change in mining law overhaul ...

    Guatemala aims for cultural change in mining law overhaul ...

    Sep 02, 2021 · Guatemala aims for cultural change in mining law overhaul. Bnamericas Published: Thursday, September 02, 2021. Nickel Gold Politics Legislation Regulation Legal issues / .

  • Guatemala Goldcorp mine tunnel collapses, one trapped ...

    Guatemala Goldcorp mine tunnel collapses, one trapped ...

    14/04/2016 · GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) A tunnel collapsed inside a Goldcorp gold and silver mine in Guatemala on Thursday and one worker is trapped .

  • Illegal Mining

    Illegal Mining

    Jade: New Crown Jewel for Crime Groups in Guatemala. ... Illegal Gold Mining Operations Enter New Parts of Peru. GOLD / 11 OCT 2019 Dredgers have been found in several rivers across Peru's northern department of Loreto, confirming that illegal gold mining has been rapidly expanding into previously untapped parts of .

  • Bluestone Resources: News

    Bluestone Resources: News

    To improve the understanding and awareness around mining in Guatemala, Bluestone, through the University of Arizona, is organizing an introductory mining course for stakeholders in Guatemala. The aim of the five month, 10module course is to edue stakeholders on the latest technology and advancements in the mining sector.

  • Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling ...

    Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling ...

    Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling, discord and distress in the Western highlands of Guatemala Soc Sci Med . 2014 Jun;111:507. doi: /

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    GUATEMALA: "Only the Mayor Will Benefit from the Mine ...

    Feb 15, 2012 · "Gold mining is not the same as iron ore extraction," she said. "In 80 or 90 percent of conflicts over mining at a global level, gold is involved," she said. To boost its economy, Guatemala should pursue alternatives like ecotourism, the activist argued.

  • Canada's Mining Industry Is Spreading Havoc Around the ...

    Canada's Mining Industry Is Spreading Havoc Around the ...

    May 07, 2021 · Canadian firms dominate mining in Guatemala as well. Last month, a Canadian legal academic brought a case before Canada's Federal Court, alleging that the minister of foreign affairs improperly withheld information about the government's support for Goldcorp.

  • Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling ...

    Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling ...

    Apr 04, 2014 · Gold mining on MayanMam territory: social unravelling, discord and distress in the Western highlands of Guatemala. C Susana Caxaj School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Development, Okanagan Campus, University of British Columbia, Canada.

  • Gold and silver mining in Cerro Blanco (Guatemala, El ...

    Gold and silver mining in Cerro Blanco (Guatemala, El ...

    26/01/2015 · The mining project poses a threat to this particularly valuable natural area, which is one motive for the conflict; local, national, and international opposition to it has been strong. Civil society organisations in Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador reject governmental intentions to allow mining projects in Cerro Blanco.

  • Jade: New Crown Jewel for Crime Groups in Guatemala ...

    Jade: New Crown Jewel for Crime Groups in Guatemala ...

    Dec 16, 2019 · Reports of jade smuggling in Guatemala are few, but the amount seized in Morales indies that authorities took down a major operation. On top of mining the jade, the smuggling of the stone out of the country required about 400,000 quetzales, or some 52,000, in bribes per month to each of his four alleged associates.

  • End the La Puya mine project!

    End the La Puya mine project!

    Yolanda was targeted for standing up to a shady American mining company that planned on building the deadly El Tambor mine that could wreak havoc for Guatemalans. Since 2012, Yolanda and other La Puya community members have led a peaceful movement protesting the construction of a gold mine in their community, which could potentially contaminate ...