Coal mining in Colombia: impacts, resistance, solidarity

ADRES: Pieter Nieuwlandstraat 93, Amsterdam

** 19.30 h Doors open
** 20.00 h Rastros de carbón/Traces of coal (documentary, 17 min)
** 20.30 h Presentation Andrea Cardoso
** 21.00 h Questions and discussion

Rastros de Carbón/Traces of Coal (17 min): documentary in three chapters, about the effects of coal mining in the north of Colombia.

Presentation by Andrea Carolina Cardoso Diaz, an economist from University of Magdalena, Colombia/Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona about:

** The socio-environmental impacts of coal mining in the Cesar region and the economic value of these impacts compared to the coal price.
** The resistance and the anti-coal movements in Colombia and Turkey
** Perspectives of solidarity and support for the struggle in Colombia.

After the presentation there will be time for questions and discussion.

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Organised by: Wij Stoppen Steenkool