Monday, June 14, 2010

Innu block access to mining projects on their territory


Innu block access to mining projects on their territory

Innu communities are blocking access to two mining projects in northeastern Quebec and western Labrador in an attempt to protect their Indigenous rights and ensure no mining can proceed on their territory without their prior consent. At the moment, roughly 100 Innu from the communities of Matimekush-Lac John and Uashat mak Mani-Utenam are attending the blockade, ... Continue Reading:
http://intercontinentalcry.org/innu-block-access-to-mining-projects-on-their-territory/

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