Report-Back: Sit-in targets Chair of Human Rights Subcommittee for ignoring Canadian mining abuses

As the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights begins its country visit of Canada, Human rights activists staged a sit-in today at the North York constituency office of MP Michael Levitt, chair of the Subcommittee… Read More

A filmmaker and an activist visit Peru. You’ll never believe why they were arrested!

This isn’t clickbait. This is real life. This is the Canadian mining industry. Last week two friends of MISN were arrested in Peru after showing a documentary exposing Hudbay Minerals’ track record of human rights and environmental abuses…. Read More

Reportback and Media Round-up from Barrick AGM

REPORTBACK: Barrick AGM and the Porgera Women’s Delegation Barrick’s Annual General Meeting this year focused on survivor-led organizing in Papua New Guinea, as we were honoured to have the presence of two survivor-advocates against sexual violence in Porgera… Read More

We Believe Survivors of Canadian Mining and Barrick Gold

April 24, 7pm: We Believe Survivors of Canadian Mining Panel April 25, 10:30am: Barrick AGM Protest, 255 Front St. RSVP via facebook. Every year, we gather outside of the Annual General Meeting of Canadian mining giant Barrick gold,… Read More

LA CONVENCIÓN MINERA DE PDAC PIDE AL PUBLICO QUE #INTERRUMPALAMINERIA (en Ingles: #DISRUPTMINING): ACTIVISTAS RESPONDEN

100 habitantes de Toronto toman un “Tour Toxico” de la Ciudad que termina en la Convención Minera Domingo, 5 de Marzo de 2017 Toronto, Canadá: PDAC, la convención minera más grande del mundo, inició hoy su 85 evento… Read More

Report-back: Disrupting PDAC 2017!

This year, we intervened in PDAC, the world’s largest mining convention in a number of ways! We held a panel event entitled “Belly of the Beast: A Biopsy of TO’s Mining & Financial Sectors” Click here to watch video… Read More

Press Release – PDAC Mining Convention Asks Public to #DisruptMining: Activists Respond

100 Torontonians go on ‘Toxic Tour’ of the City Ending at Mining Convention Sunday, March 5th, 2017 Toronto, Canada: PDAC, the largest mining convention in the world, kicked off its 85th annual event in Toronto today. In response to… Read More

#DisruptPDAC

The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC), organizes the world’s largest mining convention every year in Toronto in March and carries out lobbying efforts in favour of the Canadian mining industry throughout the rest of the year. They describe themself… Read More

Toxic Toronto: a bus tour through the belly of the beast

When: Sunday, March 5th, 12-3pm Where: We will meet up at OISE (252 Bloor St W., at St. George Station) and the tour will end at the Toronto Convention Centre (222 Bremner Blvd) CLICK HERE to register to reserve… Read More

Toxic Toronto: Explore the “Belly of the Beast” with us!

The world’s largest mining convention is coming to Toronto in March. Are you ready? The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC), organizes the world’s largest mining convention every year in Toronto in March and carries out lobbying efforts in favour… Read More