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Court orders Cerrajon to stop river diversion

Colombia’s Constitutional Court has ordered a three-month suspension to the start of works to divert a river at the Cerrejon, the country’s largest coal mine, in Guajira.

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The Cerrejon coal mine

The court ruled in favour of local groups, including indigenous communities, who requested a prior consultation process before work starts to divert the Bruno Creek amid concerns that their access to

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