International anti-mining protest

On 10th November 2013 we organised an international anti-mining protest outside the UK Houses of Parliament in solidarity with all communities affected by mining worldwide.  The protest was organised by the Save Rosia Montana UK support group with the participation and support of communities from South America, Europe and south-east Asia. The joint statement stipulates: … Read moreInternational anti-mining protest

Echo Rosia Montana: collective artwork in the middle of a revolution

Romanians launch global collective artwork in the middle of a revolution in response to Yoko Ono’s ‘Instructional Paintings’ What’s worth more than gold? People? Water? Mountains? Our heritage? Marking the 10th week of international protests to stop Europe’s biggest gold mine poisoning Romania, campaigners launch global collective artistic project in London. ‘Echo for Rosia Montana’ … Read moreEcho Rosia Montana: collective artwork in the middle of a revolution

Rosia Montana – London first large scale protest

On the 15th of September we held our usual protest against Rosia Montana cyanide mining project. We had an unexpected turn out of almost 300 people coming in support of the environment and community of Rosia Montana. As far as we are aware it was the largest protest held outside Romanian borders, and we felt … Read moreRosia Montana – London first large scale protest

March for a Frack Free Future, Balcombe 18th August 2013

Background information Fracking company Cuadrilla Resources planned to start drilling in Balcombe, West Sussex in late July despite the community protesting heavily against them. On the 25th of July blockades were put in place to stop the equipment reaching the site which resulted in a heavy police presence being brought into force. A protest camp … Read moreMarch for a Frack Free Future, Balcombe 18th August 2013