|Mining in Guatemala|
|Supporting NCP(s)||None Selected|
|Description||Specific instance notified by the NGOs Frente de Defensa San Miguelense (FREDEMI), and Centre for International Environmental Law (CIEL), regarding the activities of Goldcorp Inc, a Canadian multinational enterprise, operating in Guatemala.|
|Date||9 Dec 2009|
|Industry sector||Mining and quarrying|
Read the final statement issued by the Canadian NCP concluding the specific instance - 3 May 2011
In December 2009, the Canadian NCP received a request for review from the NGO Frente de Defensa San Miguelense (FREDEMI), a Guatemalan NGO, assisted by Centre for International Environmental Law (CIEL), an NGO based in Washington D.C., alleging that Goldcorp Inc had breached the general policies provisions of the Guidelines in relation to the Marlin Mine in Guatemala.