The lithium reserves in northern Argentina are some of the largest in the world. Here lies the coveted ‘white gold’ that powers the batteries required for the EU energy transition. But the intensive extraction leaves behind domestic conflict and resource competition.
Cultural anthropologist. From 2019 to 2022, she worked at Oikos – Think Tank for Socio-ecological Change. She is co-author of Het Ecologisch Kompas (The Ecological Compass) (EPO, 2020) and Dare to Care? Ecofeminism as a source of inspiration (Skribis, 2022).