19th World Congress of IPPNW Pre Congress "Sacred Lands, Poisoned Peoples"

The pre-Congress calls in its final statement for an end of uranium mining: "Uranium and its radioactive decay produts must remain in the ground. We stand in solidarity with those working for an end to uranium mining and processing, irresponsible radioactive waste management, nuclear power and nuclear weapons".

IPPNW-Charmaine-Rebecca-2010

The text of the Indigenous Peoples statement was read to the participants of the IPPNW World Congress by Rebecca Wingfield-Bear (Kokotha / Aboriginal Australian, left) and Charmaine White Face (Lakota Nation).

Full text in English
Kompletter Text in deutsch

Artikel in der Basler Zeitung zu Uranabbau in Namibia (DEUTSCH)