Environmental Contamination in Cotui documented with photographs and video

A new multi-media report is circulating showing the major environmental damage caused by mining in the Cotui region. Barrick Pueblo Viejo operates one of the largest gold mines in the world.

The photo-report and videos, in Spanish and Italian, the production Gli Occhi della Guerra shows major environmental contamination that has been linked to skin disorders and other health problems in the local population. The mixed media production also shows the major environmental impacts of the mining activity to rivers and streams in the area.