MICLA

McGill Research Group Investigating
Canadian Mining in Latin America

Author Archives: Amelia Berot-Burns

POST: The Faces of Development – PDAC (part 1)

As soon as I walked in the convention I understood there to be a certain pulse and pace of both the event and its attendees. I had been funded to attend one of the largest get-togethers that could exist in … Continue reading

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POST: Hudbay Court Case

Canadian Court takes on Guatemalan Case In a precedent setting case, Canadian mining company Hudbay Minerals Inc. is being brought before the Ontario Superior Court for negligence and criminal behaviour of their Guatemalan subsidiary CGN (Compania Guatemalteca de Niquel) at … Continue reading

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POST: The Two Sides of Mining

When people hear that I am a Political Science student interested in Canadian Mining, their first question is always “are you pro or anti mining?”. As a member of MICLA (a McGill research group investigating the conflicts arising from Canadian … Continue reading

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