Ecuador: Indigenous begin march to Quito to protest mining policy

Posted on March 9, 2012 • Filed under: Conflicts, Ecuador, Latin America Indigenous Issues, Latin America Mining

The Indians tore his walk yesterday for Quito with transportation restrictions and fewer fans than expected. But confirmed that the next March 22 will be in the capital of the Republic to reject the government’s mining policy, the failure of important legislation for the sector, such as Water and Earth, among other claims.
The movement began in the early morning with a ritual renewal of energies, which underwent major leaders of the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (CONAIE), who called the protest. Read Article

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