Survival - the Movement for Tribal People Botswana’s government has green-lighted a massive $3bn mine in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve – in the middle of the Kalahari Bushmen’s appeal against the Botswana authorities’ refusal to allow them access to water there.
Survival International Activist Boycotting Botswana Diamonds
at De Beers in London Courtesy PlanetSave
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Larry Powell Hi! I'm Larry! I'm a veteran, award-winning journalist based in Shoal Lake, Manitoba, Canada. I specialize in stories about agriculture and the environment. For decades, I worked for broadcast outlets in western Canada, including 5 years as Senior Editor for CBC Radio News in Saskatchewan. I am authorized to receive embargoed news releases on important, global stories, through the Science Media Centre of Canada, the Royal Society, Nature Research and the World Weather Attribution Network. I'm a member of the Science Writers and Communicators of Canada and the Canadian Association of Journalists. A couple of years ago, I joined an international team of writers, providing articles for a Swiss-based, online journal, “Focusing on Wildlife - celebrating the biodiversity of Planet Earth.” In June, 2014, I was a panelist at a world conference in Winnipeg entitled "Holding Power to Account. Investigative Journalism, Democracy and Human Rights.” In 1986, I