Switzerland And Ecuador Appeal For Treaty To End The ‘Plastic Crisis’

Microplastics from a river in Maryland, collected by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association Marine Debris Program. Recent research have now found microplastics in human blood samples. DAVOS, Switzerland – The presidents of Switzerland and Ecuador led a call here at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Tuesday for greater internationalContinue Reading

Projects from Colombia, Spain, Peru and Ecuador lead the First Latin American Competition for Sustainable and Safe Urban Logistics (LOGUS) | Atalayar

CAF, Development Bank of Latin America, and the Latin American Network of Integrated Systems for Sustainable Urban Mobility (SIMUS), held the awards ceremony of the Latin American Contest for Sustainable and Safe Urban Logistics (LOGUS), 1st Edition 2022, for innovative initiatives and new practices in urban logistics that will generateContinue Reading

Adventus and Salazar Complete the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment for the Curipamba Copper-Gold Project and Commence the Environmental Licensing Process with the Government of Ecuador

TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2021 /CNW/ – Adventus Mining Corporation (“Adventus”) (TSXV: ADZN) (OTCQX: ADVZF) and Salazar Resources Limited (“Salazar”) (TSXV: SRL) (collectively the “Partners”) are pleased to announce that the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (“ESIA”) for the Curipamba copper-gold project located in central Ecuador (“Curipamba”) has been completed andContinue Reading

Environmental defenders in Ecuador aren’t safe, new report shows

A new report by Ecuador’s Alliance for Human Rights examines abuses against environmental rights defenders over the past 10 years, and finds 449 defenders subjected to intimidation, threats, harassment, persecution, and assassination. The report concludes that not only has the Ecuadoran state failed to protect rights defenders, but it hasContinue Reading