INTERNATIONAL PEOPLE'S HEATH TRIBUNAL
Photography by Allan Lissner. All text from the testimonies and the Final Verdict of the Health Tribunal.
“The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being…”
– World Health Organization.
July 2012. In San Miguel Ixtahuacán, Guatemala, the International People's Health Tribunal used community testimony, scientific research and human rights organization’s knowledge to examine how the presence of Goldcorp’s mining operations have affected community residents. Over 600 people were in attendance from across Guatemala, as well as Mexico, Honduras, Costa Rica, Panama, Canada, and the USA.
More information at HealthTribunal.org