With 69 votes, the deputies of the Legislative Assembly approve the law prohibiting metallic mining in all of El Salvador

Environmental organizations together with hundreds of people, accompanied the Catholic Church to the Legislative Assembly to demand a law that prohibits metallic mining.

It is unfortunate that our judicial system is so deficient and unfair that we must wait more than 7 years to punish those guilty of assassinating our environmental defenders,expressed Margarita Posada, representative from the Forum on Health.

This weekend residents of Cinquera participated in a popular referendum in order to decide if they are in favor of or against metallic mining. Ninety-nine percent of the people voted against permitting mining projects on their land.

El equipo de ADES fortalece sus capacidades en la producción orgánica

The artistic space driven by ADES and supported by young people, demonstrated the deceptive strategies used by the mining company to win sympathy for the El Dorado project in Cabañas.


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