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More protests against Ecuacorriente in Ecuador

The indigenous Shuar Arutam community in southern Ecuador filed a protective action in capital Quito against the Panantza-San Carlos open pit copper mine development project in Morona Santiago on the grounds that developer, China’s Ecuacorriente, violated their human rights and will harm the environment.

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Shuar community protests the Panantza-San Carlos development in Ecuador

Shuar Arutam president Vicente Tsakim expressed concern about the forced eviction of community members from the project area and demanded the government take action.