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El Salvador bans mining

El Salvador bans mining

Water-starved nation makes history with mining ban

Central/South America

31 MARCH 2017

Subcontinental Asia: Tests of faith

India, Pakistan and Afghanistan are at very different stages of economic and political development, but...


04 APRIL 2014

US Congress members urge El Salvador to protect environment

Members of the US Congress have urged El Salvador to protect its environment and communities from mining...

Central/South America

20 NOVEMBER 2013

Southeast Asia: Philippines: uncertain progress

The value of metallic mineral production in the Philippines dropped 16%, from US$2.83 billion in 2011...

Base metals

08 NOVEMBER 2013