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“The displacement of people has been vast, comparable to conflict-induced displacement. But there is not the same humanitarian response. Compensation is often not paid. States and governments have responsibility, but companies should not be allowed to benefit.” ... See MoreSee Less
"The same alliances between state and corporate actors that allow for these licenses to be granted with no transparency nor accountability to impacted communities, is also responsible for the repression of resistance movements." ... See MoreSee Less
Over the last several decades, transnational resource extraction companies have flocked to Central America. Licenses to construct hydroelectric dams, exploit minerals, or build the necessary infrastru...