Our Voices

Controversial Canadian Silver Mine ‘Likely’ To Reopen in Guatemala Despite Opposition

For years, the Xinka people – an Indigenous nation in Guatemala – have opposed a massive silver mine that threatens their culture and territory. Speaking with BIV and the Pulitzer Center, our VP of International Advocacy & Litigation Angelita Baeyens details the Xinka people’s ongoing battle against one of the biggest companies in the mining industry.