Anglo Platinum (part of Anglo American)
Headquarters in South Africa
So. Africa: Parliamentary filing claim over 115 mines flouting water use permits on preventing waterways pollution; several companies’ comments
Author: Andiswa Matikinca & Mark Olalde, Mail & Guardian (South Africa)
‘Big increase in mine water pollution’ 17 May 2019...
Zimbabwe: ZELA decries poor working conditions in mining & agriculture sectors, including child labour
Author: Zimeye (Zimbabwe)
‘ZELA Laments Mining Workers’ Dire Working Conditions’ 3 May 2019...
Author: Human Rights Watch, groundWork, Centre for Environmental Rights & Earthjustice
"“We Know Our Lives Are in Danger”: Environment of Fear in South Africa’s Mining-Affected Communities", 16 Apr 2019...
- Related in-depth areas: Latest news on human rights defenders Women human rights defenders
- Related companies: Anglo American Anglo Platinum (part of Anglo American) Eskom Ivanhoe Mines (now Turquoise Hill Resources) Mineral Resource Commodities (see Mineral Commodities) Transworld Energy and Mineral Resources Turquoise Hill Resources
So. Africa: Report says lack of information makes it difficult to assess if mining companies are repairing their environmental damage
A report by the Centre for Environmental Rights says lack of adequate information has made it impossible to determine whether South African mining companies are fulfilling their legal obligations to repair and rehabilitate environmental damage that...
Author: Reuters (South Africa)
S.Africa's east platinum belt hit by over 400 social unrest incidents since 2016, 10 April 2018...
So. Africa: Bokoni Platinum owners have a duty of care to retrenched workers & communities; says NGO
Author: Dineo Faku, IOL (South Africa)
"Bokoni Platinum must come clean", 14 Aug 2017...
So. Africa: Social & Labour Plans system needs "a radical overhaul" to accord workers in mining companies and host communities a central role, says report
Author: Centre for Applied Legal Studies, Univ. of the Witwatersrand (South Africa
[Original publication date: March 2017]...
Company disclosure of water management strategies exemplifies importance of water security for climate action
Author: Carbon Disclosure Project
"Thirsty business: Why water is vital to climate action, 2016 Annual Report of Corporate Water Disclosure", Nov 2016...
- Related in-depth areas: Mitigation
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Author: IOL (South Africa)
"Rock fall kills Amplats miner", 8 June 2016...