2016News

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 …
2016News

Rafael Blanco Canto: Revamp the political system

The sweeping recommendations to revamp the Dominican political and democratic institutions made by Rafael Blanco Canto, president of the National Business Council (Conep) were rejected by the secretary general of the ruling PLD party senator Reinaldo Pared Perez but have received the support of leading Dominican business organizations, including the American Chamber of Commerce, the …