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18 September 2018

Armenia: Activists opposing Amulsar gold mine over health concerns urge govt. to speed up mine inspections

Author: Epress.am

"Amulsar came to Yerevan", 7 September 2018...

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18 September 2018

Big pharma firms contribute to inequality by avoiding tax, says Oxfam report; incl. companies’ statement

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18 September 2018
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"Гора Амулсар пришла в Ереван", 6 сентября 2018 года...

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17 September 2018

Commentary: Artificial intelligence will result in loss of jobs, however the right policy choices can support a more compassionate social contract

Author: Kai-Fu Lee, The Wall Street Journal

"The human promise of the AI revolution," 14 September 2018...

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17 September 2018

US court orders Canadian mining co. Teck Metals to pay $8 mln. impact assessment costs to tribes in water contamination lawsuit

Author: Karina Brown, Courthouse News (USA)

"Tribes to Recover $8M in Costs to Nail Mining Company", 14 Sep 2018...

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14 September 2018
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« [Le monde selon Hulot] Diamants synthétiques, or éthique… L’industrie minière peut briller autrement », 11 septembre...

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13 September 2018

Uganda: Children involved in artisanal gold mining at the expense of schooling

Author: Oil in Uganda

"Minors; A big challenge to the mining industry in Busia"...

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12 September 2018

Opinion: Oil discovery in Uganda portends more harm than good for local communities

Author: Diana Nabiruma (Africa Institute for Energy Governance ), in Africa Centre for Media Excellence (Uganda)

"Op-ed – Uganda’s hope in oil benefits is misplaced"...

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12 September 2018

Uganda: Tororo Cement allegedly exploiting local suppliers; includes company's comments

Author: Betty Amamukirori, New Vision (Uganda)

"Karamoja miners work on empty stomachs"...

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11 September 2018

2018 Beijing Summit: China and Africa committed to improve their collaboration to challenge economic and social needs in the continent

Author: The 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation

"Quality upgrade for a closer community of shared future between China and Africa", 7 September 2018...

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