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Courts scupper Continental's plans

Colombia's Constitutional Court has reportedly stripped the national environmental licencing agency (ANLA) of the right to issue environmental permits for mining projects, putting the development of Continental Gold’s Buritica project in Antioquia in jeopardy.

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Continental Gold recently shifted its environmental licence process from local to national level

The court endorsed the concept of projects of national interest (PINES), but instructed the creation of a national system to handle them due to to the high social and economic impact surrounding them,