Argentina

Protest against Coro Mining's open-pit copper project in Mendoza, Argentina.
Protest against Coro Mining’s open-pit copper project in Mendoza, Argentina.

▷ Several provinces have banned open-pit mining in glacier and peri-glacier ecosystems nationally.
▷ Organized communities in Esquel, Chubut and in the Famatina Mountain Range in La Rioja province have held individual projects at bay.