Public Opinion Survey on Metals Mining in Guatemala
Executive summary of a report by the Association for Social Research and Study (ASÍES)
Published: Aug 11, 2010
Metals mining in Guatemala has become an important issue in political circles since the return of major exploitation activities to the department of San Marcos. The opinion of the population in the areas surrounding mining exploitation sites is crucial, as changes in the use of the land bring economic and social changes that impact people's lives.