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15 April 2020

Botswana: NGO calls on all mining companies to support government efforts in fight against Covid-19

Author: Botswana Labour Migrants Association & Botswana Mineworkers Union

‘Press Release on De Beers Group 20 Million Contribution to Covid-19 Relief Fund’ 7 April 2020...

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8 April 2020

Botswana: Mining giant pledges $2.5 Million to help efforts of fighting Covid-19

Author: Felicity Carter, Forbes

‘De Beers Group Contributes $2.5 Million Across Botswana And Namibia To Support COVID-19 Response’ 7 April 2020...

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7 November 2019

Europe-led global certification scheme for responsible material sourcing to launch in 2020

Author: Cecilia Jamasmie,

"Europe-led global certification scheme for raw materials expected in 2020," 30 October 2019....

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29 October 2019
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Author: Agence Ecofin (Suisse)

« Sept compagnies minières s’associent au WEF pour lancer une nouvelle plateforme blockchain », 28 octobre 2019...

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27 May 2019

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...

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13 May 2019

Diamond Producers Association's report says its members positively impact local communities & working to minimize negative environmental impacts

Author: Cision PR Newswire, Diamond Producers Association (UK)

‘First-Ever Comprehensive Report on the Reality of Modern Diamond Mining Reveals its Impact on Local Communities, Challenges Stereotypes and Identifies Areas for Further Improvement’ 2 May 2019...

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18 March 2019
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Author: Open Global Rights

“Las tecnologías de cadena de bloques aportan una transparencia que podría mejorar las prácticas de derechos humanos”, 24 de enero de 2019...

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25 January 2019

Commentary: Blockchain technologies offer transparency that could improve human rights practices

Author: Dean Pinkert, James Ton-that & Ravi Soopramanien, OpenGlobalRights

Blockchains are generating excitement across industries due to their potential to improve supply chain transparency. Less well known is their capacity to help companies conform to supply chain integrity commitments required by the United Nations...

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23 October 2018
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Author: Maimouna Dia, La Tribune Afrique (Maroc)

"Rwanda  : une blockchain pour traquer le tantale, de la mine à la raffinerie", 18 octobre 2018...

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14 September 2018
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright:

« [Le monde selon Hulot] Diamants synthétiques, or éthique… L’industrie minière peut briller autrement », 11 septembre...

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