jimena sierra-2Jimena Sierra, IGLP Workshop 2014 alum, is pleased to share her latest article “Derecho, minería y (neo) colonialismo. Una aproximación crítica a la regulación de la minería de oro a gran escala en Colombia” (Law, Mining and (Neo)colonialism.)  A critical approach to the regulation on large scale gold mining in Colombia), the article is a Spanish language text published in the journal “OPERA” of the Faculty of Finances, Government and International Relations, Externado de Colombia University (Bogotá, Colombia).

This text is based on the draft article that Sierra presented in Doha, Qatar at IGLP’s 2014 Workshop.  This special edition of the journal is about extractive industries, development, conflict and mining in Latin America. Professors Eduardo Gudynas and Freddy Cante also published in this special edition.

Jimena Sierra is aPh.D. student at the Universidad del Rosario.