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19 September 2017

Malawi: How to enhance women's participation in the mining sector

Author: Rachel Etter-Phoya, in Mining in Malawi

"How can women’s participation in mining improve?"...

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19 September 2017
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Author: RFI

"Uranium au Niger: un défenseur de l'environnement récompensé par un prix", 19 septembre 2017...

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18 September 2017

So. Africa: Govt. says Lonmin in breach of some of its social & labour obligations; company requests time extension to redress the situation

Author: Phila Mzamo, Mining News (South Africa)

"Lonmin is said to breach social plan needed for mining license", 18 Sept 2017...

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18 September 2017
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Author: Alpha Oumar Diallo, aminata.com (Guinée)

"Dernière minute: deux morts dans l’éboulement d’une mine à Dinguiraye", 15 septembre 2017...

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18 September 2017
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18 September 2017

Tanzania: Govt. seizes Petra Diamond's consignment allegedly for tax evasion, company denies allegations

Author: Allan Olingo, The EastAfrican (Kenya)

"Petra suspends mining after diamonds seizure by Tanzania"...

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15 September 2017

Uganda: Stop Child Labour Coalition working to end child labour, primarily in agribusiness & gold mining

Author: HIVOS

"Out of work and into school"...

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15 September 2017

USA: Increasing minimum wages contributes to raising workers' livelihoods & wider social standards, researchers find

Author: Ben Schiller, Fast Company (USA)

"Raising the minimum wage has benefits way beyond creating more wealth for workers", 31 August 2017...

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14 September 2017

Malawi: 250 households sue Global Metals & Mining for lack of compensation for displacement to pave way for mining

Author: George Singini, The Nation (Malawi)

"Kanyika mine in court" 4 September 2017...

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13 September 2017
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Author: Oumar M’Böh, Aminata (Guinée)

"Guinée: le Cyanure et le Mercure utilisés dans des zones d’orpaillages (exclusif)", 11 septembre 2017...

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