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Cerrejón Coal (joint venture Anglo American, BHP Billiton, Glencore)

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in Colombia

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8 May 2015

UNICEF publishes reports on children's rights impacts of the extractive industry

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3 June 2002

Activists see connection in coal between Salem [Massachusetts, USA] and Colombian village

Author: Dave Gershman, Salem Evening News

Some of the coal imported for PG&E Corp.'s Salem Harbor Station power plant comes from a giant mine in Colombia, which is accused of growing by bullying, cheating and sickening villagers into leaving homes that sit on massive, untapped reserves of...

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4 June 2004

NGOs Condemn BHP Billiton´s Human Rights Abuses In Colombia

Author: Mineral Policy Institute

[Colombia]: The Mineral Policy Institute, Friends of the Earth Australia and United States NGO PressurePoint strongly condemn BHP Billiton’s conduct in operating its Cerrejón Norte coal mine...BHP Billiton is co-owner and operator with Anglo American...

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16 March 2005

Final Submission to the Joint Committee on Human Rights Inquiry into Business and Human Rights

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1 June 2006

[PDF] Involvement of UBS in the global mining and oil & gas sectors

Author: Jan Willem van Gelder, Profundo (Research paper prepared for Berne Declaration & Greenpeace Switzerland)

This report aims to identify and describe the financing activities undertaken UBS Group in the global mining and oil & gas sectors. Most emphasis is given to the involvement of UBS in financing mining and oil & gas projects and companies which...

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8 November 2006
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Author: Adital

...el Tribunal Permanente de los Pueblos (TPP) tendrá su sesión en Colombia, con el tema "Multinacionales, Recursos Naturales y Guerra Sucia", en el campo de la minería y el petróleo...el TPP juzgará la responsabilidad de las multinacionales ligadas a...

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15 November 2006

DONG Energy [Denmark] decides not to sign new contracts with Drummond pending result of Colombia lawsuit

Author: Compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In July 2006 the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten published articles about the alleged involvement of US-based Drummond coal company in the killing of trade unionists in Colombia - allegations that the company denies. In August 2006 the Danish company...

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7 June 2007

Peacebuilding at multiple levels in Colombia

Author: International Alert (IA)

...Colombia’s violent conflict has been one of the most prolonged, intractable and deadly in modern times...International Alert has been working to help build peace...with recent work focusing on untapping the peacebuilding potential of the business...

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3 July 2007

Miner accused of evicting townsfolk [Colombia]

Author: Jeremy Roberts & Andrew Trounson, The Australian [newspaper]

BHP Billiton faces an investigation into its possible role in the forced eviction of the population of a Colombian town that was then bulldozed to make way for a coalmine. The investigation [is] by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation &...

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2 August 2007

[PDF] Anglo American - The Alternative Report

Author: War on Want

…Anglo American prides itself on its ‘good citizenship business principles’, and has signed up to a number of CSR initiatives in order to promote itself as a responsible player in the global economy. Yet Anglo American’s activities around the world...

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