Breaking News from Choco, Colombia

from Bing and Google News
Colombia , Thursday 04 June 2020

News Colombia Choco: Max Resource Update and Consolidation of Colombian Mineral Assets

Published on: Tuesday 15 October 2019
Max Resource Update and Consolidation of Colombian Mineral Assets
News source: https://menafn.com/1099129682/Max-Resource-Update-and-Consolidation-of-Colombian-Mineral-Assets?src=Rss

... registered to Max for both the Choco Gold project and the North Choco Gold project and plans to revisit once Max is satisfied the access issues are resolved. Max's exploration focus is the Cesar ...

News Colombia Choco: Working with the 'river guardians' of Colombia to protect vital natural resources

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Working with the 'river guardians' of Colombia to protect vital natural resources
News source: https://www.thetablet.co.uk/blogs/1/1311/working-with-the-river-guardians-of-colombia-to-protect-vital-natural-resources

SCIAF have been working with indigenous people in Choco, Colombia, where it has become crucial for locals to protect and make sustainable use of their land and natural resources. While Chocó is not ...

News Colombia Choco: Toxic river: mining, mercury and murder continue to plague Colombia’s Atrato

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Toxic river: mining, mercury and murder continue to plague Colombia’s Atrato
News source: https://news.mongabay.com/2019/10/toxic-river-mining-mercury-and-murder-continue-to-plague-colombias-atrato/

Snaking its way through Colombia’s northwestern department of Choco, for centuries the Atrato River has been the lifeblood for Afro-Colombian and indigenous communities living along its banks. But ...

News Colombia Choco: Max Resource Outcrop Assays Return up to 4.15% Copper and 116 g/t Silver from Grab Samples

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Max Resource Outcrop Assays Return up to 4.15% Copper and 116 g/t Silver from Grab Samples
News source: https://stockhouse.com/news/press-releases/2019/09/24/max-resource-outcrop-assays-return-up-to-4-15-copper-and-116-g-t-silver-from

Source: R.J. Fletcher and Associates (2011) Review of Gold and Platinum Exploration and Production in Choco Province Colombia Part 3. Private Report for Condoto Platinum Ltd.) Max's technical team is ...

News Colombia Choco: Colombian priest works for recovery from civil war in his homeland

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
Colombian priest works for recovery from civil war in his homeland
News source: https://cruxnow.com/church-in-the-americas/2019/09/20/colombian-priest-works-for-recovery-from-civil-war-in-his-homeland/

Father Sterlin Londono has been a priest for 21 years among his fellow Afro-Colombians in his home region of Choco in Colombia, which is rich in gold -- but also rich in coca. WASHINGTON ...

News Colombia Choco: Max Resource Announces LWIR Survey Identifies 6 km by 3 km Key Alteration Anomaly at North Choco

Published on: Thursday 19 September 2019
Max Resource Announces LWIR Survey Identifies 6 km by 3 km Key Alteration Anomaly at North Choco
News source: https://menafn.com/1099025486/Max-Resource-Announces-LWIR-Survey-Identifies-6-km-by-3-km-Key-Alteration-Anomaly-at-North-Choco?src=Rss

Source: R.J. Fletcher and Associates (2011) Review of Gold and Platinum Exploration and Production in Choco Province Colombia Part 3. Private Report for Condoto Platinum Ltd.) Max's technical team ...

News Colombia Choco: Mayoral candidate slain in Colombia coca country in suspected rebel attack

Published on: Monday 02 September 2019
Mayoral candidate slain in Colombia coca country in suspected rebel attack
News source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2019/09/03/world/crime-legal-world/mayoral-candidate-slain-colombia-coca-country-suspected-rebel-attack/

For decades, running for office was almost a death sentence in Colombia, especially in rural areas where the ... who was running for mayor in the town of Alto Buado, in western Choco state. Peru plans ...

News Colombia Choco: How Colombia's Peace Deal Failed

Published on: Sunday 01 September 2019
How Colombia's Peace Deal Failed
News source: https://www.vice.com/en_in/article/qvgbnv/how-colombias-peace-deal-failed

CHOCÓ, Colombia — Iván Márquez, a guerrilla commander instrumental in negotiating a historic peace agreement between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and the Colombian government, announced ...

News Colombia Choco: Colombia’s Zulia Mena, imprisoned and in need of support

Published on: Thursday 15 August 2019
Colombia’s Zulia Mena, imprisoned and in need of support
News source: http://amsterdamnews.com/news/2019/aug/15/colombias-zulia-mena-imprisoned-and-need-support/

One of Colombia’s most prominent Afro Colombian politicians has been languishing since February 12, 2019, in a prison cell, while fighting a series of criminal charges. Zulia María Mena García ...

News Colombia Choco: MAX Resource Expands North Choco Adding Two Historic Gold Anomalies

Published on: Saturday 17 August 2019
MAX Resource Expands North Choco Adding Two Historic Gold Anomalies
News source: https://menafn.com/1098892391/MAX-Resource-Expands-North-Choco-Adding-Two-Historic-Gold-Anomalies

km and now encompasses two historic INGEOMINAS gold anomalies. The North Choco Project is located 80 km SW of Medellin, Colombia. Max is acquiring North Choco, through the pending acquisition of ...

News Colombia Choco: Colombian investors push Pacific port project, threatening biodiversity hotspot

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Colombian investors push Pacific port project, threatening biodiversity hotspot
News source: https://news.mongabay.com/2019/07/colombian-investors-push-pacific-port-project-threatening-biodiversity-hotspot/

The department was one of several held by guerrillas during Colombia’s decades-long civil war, and today suffers the country’s highest rates of poverty and infant mortality. The construction ...

News Colombia Choco: ChocQuibTown Brings Afro-Colombian Sounds to US Latin Music Fans

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
ChocQuibTown Brings Afro-Colombian Sounds to US Latin Music Fans
News source: https://www.miaminewtimes.com/music/chocquibtown-at-flamingo-theater-bar-august-2-11225676

That’s what ChocQuibTown does with where we’re from in the Choco in Colombia. We’re proud of where we’re from. When you talk about ChocQuibTown, you’re talking about the sound of the jungle and urban ...

News Colombia Choco: Universidad de Córdoba representatives visit Stempel College, sign partnership agreement

Published on: Tuesday 23 April 2019
News source: https://news.fiu.edu/2019/04/universidad-de-cordoba-representatives-visit-stempel-college-sign-partnership-agreement/132692

The partnership between Stempel College and the Universidad de Córdoba comes after a recent grant that the two institutions received – along with Universidad Tecnologica del Choco Diego Luis Cordoba – ...

News Colombia Choco: Op-Ed | Buenaventura: Cocaine Path of Least Resistance

Published on: Friday 19 April 2019
News source: https://www.insightcrime.org/news/analysis/buenaventura-cocaine-path-least-resistance/

It is for this reason that container ports are traditionally some of the most fought over real estate by drug traffickers, not only in Colombia, but around the region. Container shipping is simply ...

News Colombia Choco: Native Colombian leader assassinated in wartorn northwest

Published on: Sunday 14 April 2019
News source: https://colombiareports.com/native-colombian-leader-assassinated-in-war-torn-northwest/

Other images of children hiding in ditches to avoid getting caught in the crossfire further showed how serious the security situation in northern Choco has been. In a bitter reference to Colombia’s ...

News Colombia Choco: MAX Reports Positive Gold and Platinum Assay Results from its Choco Project in Colombia

Published on: Tuesday 16 April 2019
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/max-reports-positive-gold-platinum-133000291.html

km "Choco Gold and Platinum Project", located 100km SW of Medellin, Colombia. The concentrates of sample 001 graded 340.84 g/t gold and 111.03 g/t platinum and sample 002 graded 222.06 g/t gold ...