Author: Intl. Council on Mining and Metals
This Guide represents a key milestone on a journey that began for ICMM in 2004, when we started working to support more constructive relationships between Indigenous Peoples and mining companies...based on respect, meaningful engagement and mutual...
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Author: Melvin Gascon, Inquirer.net [Philippines]
Opposition against planned mineral exploration…continued to grow as tribal residents from six villages trooped to the site of a road blockade to prevent the entry of a mining firm into their community…despite a court order prohibiting their leaders...
Author: Stefania Bianchi, Inter Press Service
A controversial decision to fund a copper mining project in Laos may harm local people, leading environmental groups say. The European Investment Bank (EIB) board decided Tuesday (Jan. 27) to approve a 76.2 million dollar loan for developing a copper...
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