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1 October 2004

[PDF] Corporate accountability to the poor? Assessing the effectiveness of community-based strategies

Author: Niamh Garvey & Peter Newell, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex

While corporations secure access to decision-making and privilege through their contributions to state resources through taxes, and to economic development more generally by providing employment, the communities in which many TNCs invest, by contrast...

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1 April 2005

The Risks We Run - Mining, Communities and Political Risk Insurance [book]

Author: Roger Moody, founder of Minewatch & director of NostRoMo

This critique of political risk insurance (PRI), the type of insurance used by large-scale mining projects, includes six case studies that show how PRI has severe negative social and environmental impacts on mining communities. [refers to Omai mine ...

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Company non-response
7 June 2005

Golden Star Resources did not respond to: Government security forces open fire during protests over environmental, social impacts of Bogoso/Prestea mine – Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining calls for government investigation. Click here

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23 June 2005

Government urged to investigate Bogoso Gold Limited shooting incident [Ghana]

Author: Ghana News Agency

Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining (WACAM) has called on the Government to institute independent investigations into the Bogoso Gold Limited [part of Golden Star Resources] shooting incident. Seven people...received gunshot wounds...

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Article
18 November 2005

Newmont's Indonesia Legal Woes Remain in Spite of Victory

Author: Rebecca Bream & Shawn Donnan, Financial Times

Newmont...this week scored a significant legal victory when an Indonesian court threw out a $133m civil lawsuit filed by the government in connection with pollution near its Minahasa Raya mine...In an associated criminal hearing...Newmont faces almost...

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9 December 2005
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9 December 2005

[PDF] Joint NGO Submission, Consultation on Human Rights and the Extractive Industry

Author: ESCR-Net Corporate Accountability Working Group

The ESCR-Net Corporate Accountability Working Group has assembled a set of case studies related to the extract industries as a contribution to the work of the Special Representative. The case studies reveal patterns of violations and gaps in the...

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9 December 2005
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25 July 2006

Lethal Cyanide Spill in Ghana Outrages Gold Mining Communities

Author: Mike Anane, Environment News Service

Residents of Dumasi and surrounding villages in Ghana’s western region are demanding a total audit of all operations of the Canadian-owned mining company Bogosu Gold Ltd...Speaking on behalf of the people of Dumasi, Chief Nana Korchie said...the last...

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