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26 March 2016
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1 December 2015
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Con ocasión de la realización de la Conferencia de las Partes en Paris (COP21) en donde el mundo trata de llegar a un acuerdo sobre cómo reducir nuestras emisiones de carbono, la campaña para abandonar el carbón como la fuente más grande de emisiones...

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29 November 2015

Digging Deeper: The Human Rights Impacts of Coal in the Global South

With the Paris Conference of Parties (COP) about to take place and the world trying to come to an agreement on how to cap our carbon emissions, the campaign to phase out coal -- the single largest source of carbon dioxide emissions worldwide -- has...

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8 September 2015
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Die Vorwürfe des Berichts stützen sich auf die Auswirkungen auf die lokalen Gemeinschaften durch den Betrieb von zwei Minen (Vele , Makhado) in der Provinz Limpopo , Südafrika. Die Vorwürfe beziehen sich auf die negativen Auswirkungen auf Menschenrech...

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7 September 2015

Report by Swiss NGOs & Bench Marks Foundation criticises Vitol's human rights due diligence regarding Coal of Africa mines


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Company response
25 August 2015
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Author: Coal of Africa

Die englische Antwort von Coal of Africa ist hier verfügbar.

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24 August 2015

Coal of Africa Ltd. (CoAL) response

Author: Coal of Africa

...we sourced the report ourselves, have studied it and are only mildly surprised that its references to CoAL are characterised by, at best, misleading assertions, and at worst, blatant lies. Consequently, other than to note that we dismiss the report...

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21 July 2015

Africa: New investigative journalism series "Fatal Extraction" highlights "vast & in some cases deadly footprint" of Australian mining firms

"A major new regional investigation by ICIJ [Intl. Consortium of Investigative Journalists],...Center for Public Integrity, African Network of Centers for Investigative Reporting (ANCIR), and more than a dozen African journalists has for the first...

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15 April 2015

So. Africa: Human rights and business country guide exposes business sector human rights abuses

A country guide on business and human rights in South Africa has been produced by the South African Human Rights Commission together with the Danish Institute for Human Rights. the report seeks to raise awareness of the key human rights abuses...

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22 April 2012

CoAL rail plan faces farmers’ resistance [So. Africa]

Author: Wiseman Khuzwayo, Business Report [So. Africa]

Coal of Africa Limited (CoAL) has again sailed into an environmentally-charged storm over its plans to build a R300 million railway line north of the Soutpansberg in the Limpopo River basin...It was reported...that CoAL environmental consultant...

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