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4 February 2019

International Council on Mining & Metals on Brumadinho dam failure & supports members' decisive action to enhance safety

Author: International Council on Mining & Metals (UK)

"Statement on Brumadinho dam failure", 01 Feb 2019...

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Company response
22 January 2019

Goldcorp response

Author: Goldcorp

…As a member of the International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM) and the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), we are committed to respecting human rights as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the United Nations Guiding...

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22 January 2019
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Author: Asociación Ambiente y Sociedad, DAR y 17 organizaciones más

“Informe regional de transparencia y acceso a la Información” - 18 de enero de 2019...

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Article
12 December 2018

Int'l. Council on Mining & Metals underlines importance of business respect for human rights & calls for open civic space

Author: Nicky Black, Int'l. Council on Mining & Metals (UK)

"Putting respect for human rights at the heart of mining", 10 Dec 2018...

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27 November 2018

Intl. Council on Mining & Metals announces new membership requirements, committing members to implement UNGPs

Author: International Council on Mining & Metals

"ICMM is first industry body to commit to UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights as a condition of membership", 26 Nov 2018...

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12 June 2018

Mauritania: Workshop presents tools to document & resist attacks to defenders from Africa, working on business & human rights

Author: The International Service for Human Rights (Switzerland)

"NGO Forum | Human rights defenders working on businesses face specific risks in Africa", 11 June 2018 On 24 April, during the NGO Forum preceding the 62nd session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, ISHR in collaboration with ...B...

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22 May 2018

Blog: What can be done to incentivize private sector to respect and protect civic freedoms?

Author: Ana Zbona, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In late April 2018, 68 institutional investor groups that participate in the Investor Alliance for Human Rights called on companies to make commitments to protect human rights defenders... What prompted this group of investors to speak out on this...

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21 May 2018

Oxfam says survey shows companies in extractive sector increasingly adopting full contract disclosure policies

A recent survey by Oxfam reveals that companies in the oil, gas and mining sectors are increasingly adopting full contract disclosure policies. It urges more companies to adopt full contract disclosure policies, and proactively disclose contracts on...

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Article
13 February 2018

Dem. Rep. of Congo: Blockchain technology can help improve cobalt supply chain, say experts

Author: David Clarke, CNBCAfrica

"Blockchain to track Congo’s cobalt from mine to mobile", 2 February 2018...

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12 November 2017

Commentary: Do local grievance mechanisms work?

Author: Roper Cleland, ICMM, Business and Human Rights Journal

Operational level grievance mechanisms are part of the UN General Principles’ access to remedy pillar, yet their role has been called into question by some sectors of civil society. Ownership of grievance mechanisms by companies has raised questions...

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