Database and conflict maps

Mining, wind energy, hydroelectric energy and hydrocarbons.

Main consultant: Georgina Flores Ivich
Technical support: Mariana Róo Rubí

The data presented below is the result of a search on conflicts reported in the press between January 2006 and December 2019. A public version of the database is available to download in the tab «database«, together with the methodological report.

The database contains the following information:

General information of the database

MiningWind farms Hydroelectric
155 proyects 40 proyects 49 proyects
601 press reports 142 press reports 192 press reports
448 incidents reported 141 incidents reported 194 incidents reported
Oil fieldsGas pipelunes (MIA)
75 proyects17 proyects
167 press reports115 press reports
157 incidents reported84 incidents reported

Geo-referencing

The geo-referencing of hemerographic data was done in collaboration with CartoCritica.

The map containing the information can be consulted in the following link:http://editor.giscloud.com/map/992523/conversando-con-goliat

Mining: General description

Mining: incidents reported by state
Average of reported violent incidents = 2

WIND ENERGY: General description

Wind farms:  incidents reported by state
Average of reported incidents = 0

OIL FIELDS: General description

Oil Fields: incidents reported by state
Average of reported violent incidents = 0

GAS PIPELINE WITH EIS (Environmental Impact Assessment): General description

Gas pipeline with EIS: incidents reported by state
Average of reported violent incidents = 0

HYDROELECTRIC: General description

Hydroelectric: incidents reported by state
Hydroelectric: average of reported violent incidents = 0

Press release: February 27, 2019​