FIGHTING THE MINING GIANT SPEAKER TOUR: 15-21 MAY 2016
Copper mining has been devastating communities in northern Chile for nearly twenty years. At the heart of these conflicts is the Pelambres open-pit mine, operated by the London-listed mining giant, Antofagasta Minerals. Join community leaders, Patricio Bustamante & Marcela Mella to hear about the destructive impacts of mining and what communities are doing to defend their vital water sources.
On Monday 16 May War on Want will be hosting a public meeting on CETA with a fantastic line up of speakers including Maude Barlow, Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, Leader of the Green Party, Natalie Bennett, our very own executive director John Hilary, and Nick Crook, head of the international department at UNISON.
Check out the exciting events we are hosting for Israeli Apartheid Week 2016.
Israeli Apartheid Week is an annual series of events taking place across more than 150 universities and cities around the world. Panels, film screenings, and creative actions build support for the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.