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20 June 2019

Kenya: Child labour prevalent in artisanal gold mining, say columnist

Author: Andew Wasike & Magdalene Mukami, Anadolu Agency (Turkey)

"Kenya: Children descend into hard earth to dig for gold"...

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20 June 2019

Tanzania: Report alleges pollution, rape, killings & injuries at Acacia's subsidiary; includes company's response & tech. firms' comments

 An  investigation by the Guardian and its partners in the Forbidden Stories journalism allege that violence on the community sorrounding Acacia's North Mara Gold Mine perpetrators by security agents linked to the company has been going on. It further...

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18 June 2019
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18 June 2019
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Author: Anoh Kouao, Fraternité Matin (Côte d'Ivoire)

"Lutte contre l’orpaillage illégal: Jean-Claude Kouassi annonce d’importantes mesures", 17 juin 2019...

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18 June 2019

The Cocoa industry accepts the minimum price for a tonne of cocoa as demanded by Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana

Author: Africa News

"Cocoa industry stakeholders accept price dictated by Ghana, Ivory Coast", 13 June 2019 ...

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17 June 2019
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Author: Alejandra Perinetti en Todo Noticias (Argentina)

“Trabajo infantil: todos somos responsables” – 12 de junio de 2019...

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17 June 2019
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Author: El Espectador (Colombia)

La crítica situación humanitaria que vive el pueblo indígena Jiw” - 14 de junio de 2019...

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17 June 2019
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Author: El Tiempo (Colombia)

“Salario de venezolanos migrantes es 34,9 % menor que el de colombianos” – 17 de junio de 2019...

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17 June 2019
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Author: Sophie Rolland, Les Echos (France)

Pour investir dans les entreprises les plus respectueuses de l'environnement, les grands fonds de pension, gestionnaires d'actifs, ou assureurs ont besoin de données fiables et comparables. Le sujet n'est pas nouveau. Depuis 2003, une organisation non...

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17 June 2019

Ethiopia: Oakland Institute report says state projects have left thousands in danger of conflict & starvation; includes govt. official's response

A recent Oakland Institute report claims that Gibe III dam and irrigated sugar plantations are “wreaking havoc” in southern Ethiopia and threaten to wipe out tens of thousands of indigenous peoples. It continues that the government has yet to address...

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