2012 Protest encampment established to block mining operations

In September 2012, members of the community of Santo Domingo established an encampment to protest against the development of the La Libertad mine project, and block access to the site by B2Gold and DESMINIC vehicles. See Legal Action, "2013 Criminalization of Protests and Mining Opposition Movements" for more information. 

Political Action Category / Categoría de Acción Política: 
Reference / Referencia: 

Envío Digital, "Nicaragua: En seis años se habrán llevado todo el oro", dated April 2013 (No. 373), online: http://www.envio.org.ni/articulo/4671.

Accessed on date / Fecha de consulta: 
17 November 2021