The State of Mining

November 12, 2018 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Fiends House
60 Lowther Ave
Toronto, ON M5R 1C7

The State of Mining Today

Monday, November 12, 2018
Friends House – 60 Lowther, Toronto

12:30pm – Lunch

1:30 – 4:30: Presentation & Discussion

Conversation with:

Judith Marshall: Author of “Tailings dam spills at Mount Polley and Mariana: Chronicles of Disasters Foretold”

Bruno Milanez: Video footage from commemorative events in Brazil to mark the 3rd anniversary of Mariana mine disaster on November 5, 2015

Joan Kuyek: Founding member of Mining Watch Canada and author of “Putting Mining in its Place”, forthcoming

Matt Corbeil: Author of “Why We Shouldn’t Pay $1-Billion for the Ring of Fire”

Liisa North: Chair and co-editor of “Community Rights and Corporate Responsibility: Canadian Mining and Oil Companies in Latin America

Sponsors: Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC), Mining Watch, Amnesty International, KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives, Corporate Mapping project, Centre for Social Justice, MISN