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Mar 05, 2010

Costa Rica: Mr Martinez

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 05, 2010 05:32 PM
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Mr Mynor Martinez explains how recent changes in rain patterns affect him as a farmer.

Mar 04, 2010

Guatemala: Mr Pedro Sebastian Sebastian

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 06:10 PM
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Guatemala: Mr Pedro Sebastian Sebastian talks about the impacts of climate change that he witnessed as a farmer.

El Salvador: Mr Santos Pedro Martinez Lainez

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 06:10 PM
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El Salvador: Mr Santos Pedro Martinez Lainez explains how the construction of large infrastructure projects causes deforestation, making people more vulnerable to the effects of climate change.

Honduras: Mrs Maritza Arevalo Amador

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 06:05 PM
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Honduras: Mrs Maritza Arevalo Amador explains how she and her women friends have organized themselves to become more resilient to the effects of climate change.

El Salvador: Mrs Carolina Yada

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 06:05 PM
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Mrs Carolina Yada testifies how those in power destroy rivers and forests and are causing climate change. She also explains what she and others are doing to change this.

Guatemala: Mrs Gladis Marina Xep Usem

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 05:55 PM
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Mrs Gladis Marina Xep Usem talks about the environmental and psychological damage resulting from heavy floods and other effects of climate change.

Guatemala: Mrs Perez

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 05:50 PM
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Mrs Ana Perez Garcia testifies about the effects of climate change. She also recounts the inadequate response by the authorities and suggests appropriate solutions.

Guatemala: Mr Velazquez

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 05:45 PM
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Mr Velasquez recounts that he has seen how, as a result of climate change, heavy rain and overflowing rivers have lead to the destruction of houses and human lives.

El Salvador: Mr Ventura

by PhilLee — last modified Mar 04, 2010 05:00 PM
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Mr Elias Ventura explains how the construction of large infrastructure projects cause deforestation, making people more vulnerable to the effects of climate change.

Oct 19, 2009

Re-sisters: Belina Romona Miranda from Honduras

by Krista Stryker — last modified Oct 19, 2009 03:10 PM

Belina Ramona Miranda talks about the health impacts of mining activities by Canadian corporation Goldcorp Inc.

Re-sisters: Hilda Lainez Velasquez from Honduras

by Krista Stryker — last modified Oct 19, 2009 03:10 PM

Hilda Lainez Velasquez talks about the impacts on agriculture and health of mining activities by Canadian corporation Goldcorp Inc.

Re-sisters: Modesta Arteaga Romos from Honduras

by Krista Stryker — last modified Oct 19, 2009 03:10 PM

Modesta Arteaga Ramos talks about the health impacts of mining activities by Canadian corporation Goldcorp Inc.

Re-sisters: Oneyda Velasquez from Honduras

by Krista Stryker — last modified Oct 19, 2009 03:10 PM
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Oneyda Velasquez talks about water pollution caused by the San Martin gold mine, owned by Canadian corporation Goldcorp Inc.

Re-sisters: Ada Zuniga Hernandez from Honduras

by Krista Stryker — last modified Oct 19, 2009 03:10 PM

Ada Zuniga Hernandez talks about the health impacts of mining activities by Canadian corporation Goldcorp Inc.

Mining Re-sisters compilation

by Krista Stryker — last modified Oct 19, 2009 03:10 PM

Honduran Re-sisters testify about the pollution and health problems caused by the mine. They also ask questions about the meaning of 'development' and talk about the actions they are taking.

Apr 09, 2009

Honduras: Mrs Modesta on pollution

by PhilLee — last modified Apr 09, 2009 01:05 PM

Mrs Modesta talks about water pollution caused by the San Martín gold mine, owned by Canadian company Goldcorp Inc.

Mar 30, 2009

Honduras: woman concerned by gold mine

by Krista Stryker — last modified Mar 30, 2009 04:55 PM
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Mrs Oneyda talks about water pollution caused by the San Martín gold mine owned by Canadian company Goldcorp Inc.

Peru: A Tambogrande woman concerned about her trees

by Krista Stryker — last modified Mar 30, 2009 04:55 PM

A woman expresses her concerns about the likely destruction of her fruit trees if plans for a gold mine in Tambogrande by Canadian company Manhattan Minerals go ahead.

Video produced by Guarango Cine, Peru.

Peru: Fruit tree farmer talks about possible mining effects

by Krista Stryker — last modified Mar 30, 2009 04:55 PM

A farmer explains how he fears for the survival of his lime and mango trees if the planned Tambograde gold mine of Canadian company Manhattan Minerals is developed.

Peru: A Tambogrande woman affected by mining

by Krista Stryker — last modified Mar 30, 2009 04:55 PM

A woman talks about the feared destruction of an area because of plans by Canadian company Manhattan Minerals to develop a gold mine in Tambogrande.


Video produced by Guarango Cine, Peru.

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