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Armenia: Activists opposing Amulsar gold mine over health concerns urge govt. to speed up mine inspections
"Amulsar came to Yerevan", 7 September 2018...
- Related companies: Lydian International
Big pharma firms contribute to inequality by avoiding tax, says Oxfam report; incl. companies’ statement
"Гора Амулсар пришла в Ереван", 6 сентября 2018 года...
- This is a response from the following companies: Lydian International
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...
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights Technology and Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence
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...
Author: Oil in Uganda
"Minors; A big challenge to the mining industry in Busia"...
- Related in-depth areas: Child labour
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"...
- Related in-depth areas: Land Rights & Displacements
Author: Betty Amamukirori, New Vision (Uganda)
"Karamoja miners work on empty stomachs"...
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...