Golden Star Resources
Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in Canada
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...
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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- This is a non response from the following companies: Golden Star Resources
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 ...
[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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