The Saami Council, representing the Sámi civil society in Nordic countries, has wrestled with mining for years. The energy transition is changing the rules again, both in Sweden and the EU.
I just had a look at your Green Rocks Map - very useful way of illustrating the scale of the problem.
Your writing is so informative in exploring the complexities of the climate crisis. As we ask the Indiginous peoples of our planet to change their ways of life, we should also be looking for ways to change our exploitive way of life, reducing our use of metals that mine the earth and so much more.