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20 April 2020

DRC: A report highlights child labour and bad working conditions in artisanal cobalt mines

Author: Sonya Diehn, Deutsche Welle (Germany)

"Living Planet: In search of clean cobalt", 17 April 2020...

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17 April 2020

Cambodia & Mekong Countries: Mekong River groups demand that China shows transparency and cooperation after a dam report shows drought damage

Author: Reuters

"Mekong river groups urge China to show transparency after dam report", 15 April 2020...

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17 April 2020

Report finds continued increase in fossil fuel financing by major banks despite calls for climate action

In March 2020, a group of NGOs led by Rainforest Action Network published the Banking on Climate Change 2020 report. The report finds that 35 private-sector banks have provided USD $2.7 trillion for fossil fuel projects in the four years since the...

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15 April 2020
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Author: Xavier Bartaburu, Mongabay (Brazil)

“Projetos de estradas na Amazônia podem desmatar 2,4 milhões de hectares nos próximos 20 anos”, 13 de Abril de 2020...

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13 April 2020

Eritrean victims of alleged forced labour by Nevsun Resources say Canadian court ruling allowing them proceed with lawsuit gives hope for justice after a long wait

Author: Jaclynn Ashly, New Frame (South Africa)

"Eritreans hopeful after ‘historic’ Canadian ruling"...

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10 April 2020

Covid-19 puts strain on relationship between mining companies and workers over competing interests of safety and economic production

Author: JP Casey, Mining Technology

"Disruption and tension: how Covid19 could impact mining", 2 April 2020....

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10 April 2020

Newmont announces $20 million fund to support employees, mining communities and governments during Covid-19 pandemic

Author: Jackson Chen, Mining.com

"Newmont launches $20 million support fund to combat pandemic", 9 April 2020....

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10 April 2020

Tanzania: Barrick Gold launches $1.7 million Covid-19 support program

Author: Mining.com

"Barrick launched covid-19 support program in Tanzania", 9 April 2020....

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10 April 2020

Zambia: Glencore to close copper mining operations for three months citing low commodity prices and coronavirus pandemic

Author: Cecilia Jamasmie, Mining.com

"Glencore to shut Zambia copper mines", 7 April 2020....

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10 April 2020
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