Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in South Africa
Supporter of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Author: Matthew Mpoke Bigg, Reuters
Ghana plans to present a mining windfall tax bill to parliament, Finance Minister Seth Terkper [has] said... [G]old...accounted for 27 percent of the country's foreign exchange in 2012 and contributed more than $700 million to state coffers...A...
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- Related companies: AngloGold Ashanti Gold Fields
“Police in the Pay of Mining Companies The responsibility of Switzerland and Peru for human rights violations in mining dispute”
Author: Society for Threatened Peoples (STP), Grufides, Derechos Humanos sin Fronteras and Coordinadora Nacional de Derechos Humanos
…For this report, Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) and the three Peruvian non-governmental organisations Grufides, Derechos Humanos sin Fronteras and Coordinadora Nacional de Derechos Humanos have examined in detail agreements concluded with the...
- Related stories: Peru: Following killing of protester against mining project, govt. & civil society examine contracts between mining firms & police; includes company statements
- Related companies: Antamina (joint venture BHP Billiton, Glencore, Teck, Mitsubishi Corporation) BHP Billiton Buenaventura Glencore Gold Fields Minera Yanacocha (joint venture Newmont & Compañía de Minas Buenaventura) Mitsubishi Group Newmont Teck Resources Xstrata (part of Glencore)
[DOC] "Never Again Marikana - We Are Watching You!" - Opening address at the showcasing of the work of the Bench Marks Foundation
Author: Bishop Jo Seoka, Chair of Bench Marks Foundation
...[On] August 16th 2012...34 workers were killed in a labour dispute with their employer...The often asked question is, “What did this massacre change in the mining industry?”...[Bench Marks Foundation] and most South African citizens thought that...
Author: Intl. Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)
ICMM has launched the report of the Health and Safety Conference held in Santiago, Chile, in November 2012. The conference brought together 19 companies, over 300 delegates and five chief executives to share lessons and learn from each other. Based...