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Costa Rica: historic ban on open-pit mining

Green Marker Costa Rica: historic ban on open-pit mining

Friends of the Earth Costa Rica/COECOCEIBA was part of a national platform of various types of organisations, including environmentalists’ and peasants’ organisations, who worked with local communities in the northern zone of the country. They had been collectively campaigning against opening up the northern region to mining for 17 years.

 

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Friends of the Earth Costa Rica/COECOCEIBA was part of a national platform of various types of organisations, including environmentalists’ and peasants’ organisations, who worked with local communities in the northern zone of the country. They had been collectively campaigning against opening up the northern region to mining for 17 years.

 

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