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26 September 2016

NGOs claim Tanzania govt. investigation has uncovered human rights abuses at Acacia's subsidiary; company denies allegations

International NGOs RAID and MiningWatch Canada allege that a parliamentary committee investigation has confirmed receiving reports of deaths and violence at Acacia Mining's subsidiary. Acacia Mining has denied the allegations.

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22 September 2016
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Author: Noticias SIN (República Dominicana)

“Unicef aboga por política responsabilidad social para disminuir explotación sexual infantil”, 21 de Septiembre de 2016...

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29 August 2016
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16 August 2016

Kenya: Equity Group sponsors 64 students from poor backgrounds to top global universities

Author: George Ngigi, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Equity Group sponsors 64 students to top US universities"...

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12 July 2016

Kenya: China Road & Bridge says its community projects including roads & boreholes positively impacting lives

Author: Dominic Omondi, Standard Digital (Kenya)

“SGR contractor bids to win hearts with projects along rail line”...

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20 June 2016

Human Rights Translated 2.0: A Business Reference Guide

Author: Castan Centre for Human Rights Law, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Global Compact

This publication provides company managers and staff with essential knowledge of what human rights are and how they are relevant for business. It also outlines some key elements of what it means to respect and support human rights in practice. It is...

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14 June 2016

Indonesia: Govt. & private companies partner on forest fire prevention projects following last year’s massive fires

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13 June 2016
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Author: Jean Pierre Malou, Sud Quotidien (Sénégal)

"Financement de projets sociaux et infrastructures de base - 618 millions de Gold Corporation SA pour Kedougou", 8 juin 2016...

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16 May 2016

Tanzania: Acacia partners with local groups to improve health services around mining areas

Author: Pius Rugonzibwa, Tanzania Daily News

"Improving Health Services Around Gold Mining Areas"...

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28 July 2014

Nigeria: Huawei supports initiative to empower youth in ICT

Author: Jonah Nwokpoku, Vanguard (Nigeria) 28 July 2014

“Huawei invests N80m to empower African youth in ICT”...

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