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Announcement: A public lecture on Community Resistance to Mining and Hydropower Projects in Chile


ETHOS: The Centre for Responsible Enterprise organises a public lecture on “Community Resistance to Mining and Hydropower Projects: Voices from Chile”

About the event:

This public lecture is about community resistance to mining and hydropower projects in Chile. Two representatives from the Caimanes and Alto del Maipo communities will describe how communities are resisting the harmful impacts of mining and energy projects operated by the Chilean copper mining corporation Antofagasta and AES Gener, a subsidiary of the US multinational AES Corporation.

  • When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.
  • Where: Room 2004, Cass Business School 106 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y8TZ

This is a free event. Registration is essential as places are limited. Please register at

  • Chair: Prof Bobby Banerjee
  • Speakers: Ms Marcela Mella Ortiz and Mr Patricio Bustamente