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New Research Article:”(Counter)mapping renewables: Space, justice, and politics of wind and solar power in Mexico”

By Sofia Avila,¬†Yannick Deniau,¬†Alevgul H. Sorman and¬†James McCarthy. Find the full Research Article here: https://doi.org/10.1177/25148486211060657 Abstract The ongoing expansion of renewable energies entails major spatial reconfigurations with social, environmental, and political dimensions. These …

New article: ‚ÄėWe are the oceans, we are the people!‚Äô: fisher people‚Äôs struggles for blue justice

By Irmak Ert√∂r Available at the Journal of Peasant Studies In the EJAtlas, as a whole, by November 2021 there are 134 cases of conflicts around the world on Fish and/or Shrimp …

Environmental justice and corporate social irresponsibility: the case of the mining company Vale S.A.

By Beatriz Macchione Saes, Daniela Del Bene, Raquel Neyra, Lucrecia Wagner and Joan Mart√≠nez-Alier. Available to read here. OR https://doi.org/10.1590/1809-4422asoc20210014vu2021L4ID Abstract After the Vale‚Äôs tailings dam failure in Brumadinho (Minas Gerais) in …

Counter-reporting Sustainability from the Bottom up: the Case of the Construction Company WeBuild and Dam-related Conflicts

By Antonio Bontempi,¬†Daniela Del Bene¬†&¬†Louisa Jane Di Felice.¬† Available at the Journal of Business Ethics¬†(2021) Abstract Controversies around large-scale development projects offer many cases and insights which may be analyzed through the lenses …

Extractivist growth and alternatives from below: Why we can’t mine our way out of the climate crisis.

The recorded event session is available now here. On Sunday 7 November 2021 we were part of this event that the Yes to Life, No to Mining Network and allies brought …

New Report Maps Mining Impacts of the Energy Transition in the Americas

On the heels of COP-26, where global leaders agreed to make unprecedented investments in the energy transition, frontline communities already in the crosshairs of mining for critical minerals warn of …

Nuevo Informe: Mapeo de Resistencia frente a los Impactos y Discursos de la Minería para la Transición Energética en las Américas

Un nuevo mapa interactivo e informe destaca los impactos negativos de la miner√≠a “verde” en el continente americano y las comunidades que se organizan para una transici√≥n justa. D√≠as despu√©s de …

Mapping the Mining Impacts of the Energy Transition: Communities Speak Out

Global launch of a new interactive map November 23, 20211pm¬†San Francisco/Vancouver | 4pm¬†Montreal | 6pm Santiago/Buenos AiresFree registration¬†|¬†Facebook¬† Affected communities, researchers, and international civil society organizations collaborate¬†to launch a new¬†Environmental Justice¬†Atlas Interactive …

Research Article: “Circularity, entropy, ecological conflicts and LFFU”

By Joan Martinez-Alier (ICTA-UAB) Recently published research article – Available at Taylor & Francis Online Abstract The economy is not circular, it is increasingly entropic. Energy from the photosynthesis of the distant past, …

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On thin ice ‚Äď The Arctic commodity extraction frontier and environmental conflicts

Recently published research in the magazine Ecological Economics about the socio-environmental conflicts and extractive projects in the Arctic region. Authors: Ksenija Hanańćek, Markus Kr√∂ger, Arnim Scheidel, Facundo Rojas and Joan Martinez-Alier Abstract This …


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