Goldcorp (now Newmont Goldcorp)
Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in Canada
[PDF] CIDSE submission to the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General on Business and Human Rights - Recommendations to reduce the risk of human rights violations and improve access to justice
Author: CIDSE [International Cooperation for Development & Solidarity] private sector group. Members: CAFOD, CCFD, CORDAID, Development And Peace, FASTENOPFER, MISEREOR, SCIAF, TRÓCAIRE, VOLONTARI NEL MONDO - FOCSIV
The document, divided into three parts, uses case studies to highlight the following; Section 1 – Actions by companies...; Section 2 – Actions by states at the national level...; Section 3 – Actions by states at the international level...[refers to...
- Related companies: Cargill Chevron Entre Mares (part of Goldcorp) ExxonMobil Flextronics Foxconn (part of Hon Hai) Goldcorp (now Newmont Goldcorp) Hitachi Jabil Circuit Konkola Copper Mines (joint venture Vedanta Resources, Zambia Copper Investments & ZCCM Investments) Petronas Sanmina-SCI TVI (Toronto Ventures Incorporated) Pacific
Invest in gold with a clean conscience? How conscientious investors can engage with this hot commodity
Author: Jeffrey MacDonald, Christian Science Monitor [USA]
Advocates for the world's poor see a golden opportunity for investors to make money and champion social justice at the same time by raising their voices as shareholders in gold-mining companies…Some institutional investors are being proactive…American...
Author: Observatorio para la Protección de los Defensores de Derechos Humanos, programa conjunto de la Organización Mundial Contra la Tortura (OMCT) y de la Federación Internacional de Derechos Humanos (FIDH)
El Observatorio ha recibido con seria preocupación informaciones de fuentes fiables sobre las nuevas amenazas de muerte enviadas contra Monseñor Alvaro Ramazzini, Obispo de la Diócesis de San Marcos y destacado defensor de los derechos humanos...[en]...
Author: Brendan Kolbay, Catholic News Service
[A] man told the nun, who works in the Diocese of San Marcos, "Tell that good-for-nothing bishop - Ramazzini - that his days are numbered and that he should stop getting involved in things that are none of his business." He was referring to Bishop...
Goldcorp did not respond to: Death threats against bishop allegedly due to his criticism of mining practices in his diocese.
- Related stories: Guatemala: Death threats against bishop allegedly due to his criticism of mining practices in his diocese - Goldcorp declines to comment
- This is a non response from the following companies: Goldcorp (now Newmont Goldcorp)
Author: Ethical Funds, Ethical Council & other Canadian, Swedish social investors
...Goldcorp Inc. has agreed to conduct an independent Human Rights Impact Assessment in Guatemala at the request of Canadian and Swedish shareholders. The company has faced criticism regarding the environmental and human rights impacts of its mining...
- Related companies: Goldcorp (now Newmont Goldcorp)
Author: Dawn Paley, MiningWatch Canada and Rights Action
The nexus of mining companies, the mainstream media, the Canadian government, International Finance Institutions and bought off NGOs work hard to keep the reality of large-scale, open pit mines out of picture, keep community resistance marginalized.....
- Related stories: Report raises concerns about human rights, environmental impacts of Goldcorp in the Americas.
- Related companies: Entre Mares (part of Goldcorp) Glamis Gold (part of Goldcorp) Goldcorp (now Newmont Goldcorp) Minera Alumbrera Limited Montana Exploradora (part of Goldcorp) Northern Orion Resources Xstrata (part of Glencore)
Author: Rodolfo Montes, La Capital [Argentina]
El cianuro fue, y hay quienes aseguran que continúa siendo —la empresa lo niega— , el clásico elemento químico imprescindible para separar las partículas de oro que obtiene La Alumbrera [(parte de Musto Exploration [de Goldcorp & Northern Orion...
La semana pasada ComunicaRSE publicó una información que consignaba que la Cámara Federal de Apelaciones de Tucumán dictó el procesamiento del Contador Julián Rooney como presunto autor del delito de contaminación con motivo de la descarga de efluentes...