Media and Resources
Mining Exempt from Lockdown: are the employees and communities safe? – Case of Zimbabwe

  By Simiso Mlevu, from CNRG website As COVID-19 spreads around the world, governments are responding by putting in place measures aimed at curbing the novel virus. In Zimbabwe, President [ … ]

The New Politics Research Agenda Workshop Report

On 13-14 February 2016, a group of researchers and activists from fifteen countries met in Amsterdam. The aim was to jointly draft the research agenda of the New Politics Project, [ … ]

Africa and Latin America People’s Dialogue: an experience in progress to build political and intercultural dialogue (Executive Summary) 

Prepared by Gerardo Cerdas Vega in June 2010, this text summarizes a longer document with the same title. Its goal is to present the main political elements identified in the [ … ]

Right to Say No: Learning from Global Struggles

A new webinar on the Right to Say No is taking place on Tuesday 27 July, learning from global struggles with speakers from Africa, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Europe. Join [ … ]

The Right to Say No: Africa Teach In
RIght to Say No, Latin America Webinar
[September 2020] Webinar on the Right to Say No: European Struggles and Successes

Europe faces a massive increase in mining in the years to come, as the EU and national governments seek to repatriate mining operations and secure domestic supplies of ‘critical’ minerals [ … ]

Poster with the tittle No to Corporate Capture! Yes to the Right to Say No! Announcing a series of discussions at the SAPSN Peoples Summit (19-20 August 2020)
Poster of the Webinar "Right to Say No: Learning from Global Struggles"
[April -May 2020] Webinar Series on the COVID19 pandemic

  The coronavirus is both a symptom and factor of the intensifying crisis of civilization. It is exposing all the pre-existing fault lines of the global capitalist system, not least [ … ]

[November 2018] Thematic Social Forum on Mining and Extractivist Economy

The first “Thematic Social Forum on Mining and Extractivism” took place in Johannesburg, South Africa, 12 – 15 November 2018. In the last fifteen years the expansion, consolidation and intensification [ … ]