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16 July 2019

So. Africa: Labour union threatens litigation and protests against govt. & companies responsible for water contamination

Author: Eric Naki, The Citizen (South Africa)

'Cosatu threatens govt, business with court over acid mine water’ 16 July 2019...

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16 November 2018

Pakistan: Chief Justice of Pakistan initiates review of water extraction and quality of water sold by major bottled water companies

In September 2018, during a hearing related to the drying of holy ponds due to sub-soil water extraction by cement companies near Katas Raj Temples, the Chief Justice of Pakistan “took ‘suo motu notice’ of the exploitation of water resources by minera...

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8 November 2018

Pakistan: Audit report finds Nestle Pakistan extracting and wasting water without any costs

Author: DAWN, Pakistan

Audit report finds profit margins in bottled water sale unjustified, 31 October 2018...

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4 October 2018

While Nestlé extracts millions of litres from their land, residents have no drinking water

Author: Alexandra Shimo, The Guardian

[W]hile [residents] do without water... Nestlé, the world's biggest bottler, is extracting up to 3.6m litres of water daily from nearby Six Nations treaty land. "Six Nations did not approve [of Nestlé pumping]," [Dawn] Martin-Hill [a Six Nations local...

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28 August 2017
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Mientras que la Universidad Industrial de Santander decidió terminar los convenios de investigación alrededor de la explotación subterránea de oro que emprenderá Sociedad Minera de Santander, Minesa (parte de Mundaba Development & Investment...

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20 January 2015

UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate launches guidance for companies on how to respect human rights to water & sanitation

Author: Pacific Institute (USA)

"New Guidance Available for Companies to Help Them Respect Human Rights to Water and Sanitation", 16 Jan 2015...

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