When push comes to shovels: Fast-growing Goldcorp says it takes corporate social responsibility seriously, but words don’t always line up with actions

http://corporateknights.com/article/when-push-comes-shovels?page=show When push comes to shovels 3 December, 2012 Fast-growing Goldcorp says it takes corporate social responsibility seriously, but words don’t always line up with actions Written by Stephanie Boyd, Contributor Illustration Paul Roger Last year, Vancouver-based Goldcorp was removed from the Dow Jones Sustainability Index as accusations swirled of human rights abuses and environmental … Continue reading

Loretto nuns, allies lose shareholder vote involving Guatemalan mine

Loretto nuns, allies lose shareholder vote involving Guatemalan mine Thursday, May 3, 2012 By Catholic News S… By Michael Swan Catholic News Service TORONTO (CNS) — An American community of Loretto Sisters and its allies lost a shareholder vote that would have forced Canadian mining giant Goldcorp Inc. to set aside almost $50 million to pay … Continue reading

Goldcorp Inc. pledges its commitment to Timmins

Goldcorp Inc. pledges its commitment to Timmins. Goldcorp holds its first ever corporate annual meeting in Timmins. By Len Gillis len.gillis@sunmedia.ca Goldcorp President and Chief Executive Officer Charles “Chuck” Jeannes told a Timmins audience Thursday that his company has made a substantial investment in both the Porcupine camp and in Porcupine Gold Mines and Goldcorp … Continue reading

Activistas viajan de Centroamérica para compartir sus preocupaciones en la reunión de accionistas de Goldcorp

Original article:  http://www.thedailypress.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3545489 Cierre de la mina causa preocupaciones Activistas viajan de Centroamérica para compartir sus preocupaciones en la reunión de accionistas de Goldcorp   Aquí en Timmins por todos lados estamos recordados de las operaciones mineras. Está presente en los camiones, armazones que suben al cielo y pozos metidos profundamente en la tierra. Aquí, … Continue reading

Closure of Marlin mine worth US $49 million

Prensa Libre 21 abril 2012 Closure of Marlin mine worth US $49 million (informal translation) by Alex F. Rojas   Shareholders of Goldcorp Inc. are worried because there is only a financial guarantee for $1 million, for the future closure of the Marlin mine, while a sudy performed by the owners reveals that it would … Continue reading

CAST YOUR “VOTE” – GUATEMALANS SHOULDN’T HAVE TO PAY FOR GOLDCORP’S MESS

Your support is needed to help defend the rights of indigenous peoples living in Guatemala’s western highlands. The Canadian mining company Goldcorp could leave impoverished communities with a multi-million dollar bill to pay after it has extracted all of the gold from the Marlin mine. On April 26th, Goldcorp shareholders will decide if the company will post a … Continue reading

Hey, Shareowners: Don’t Give Up Now

Hey, Shareowners: Don’t Give Up Now By Alyce Lomax | February 8, 2012 | Good news, Foolish investors: paying attention to what goes on at your companies, voting your proxies, and making some noise when necessary actually is working to encourage change within some corporate management teams. So don’t give up now, and if you haven’t yet taken up the … Continue reading