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Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Pacific Bauxite to respond to concerns raised about the company’s activities on Nende Island in the Solomon Islands involving lack of adequate consultation and a flawed licensing process, giving rise...
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Solomon Islands: Locals successfully resist renewal of Australian miner's licences; co. appeals decision
A media report (linked below) cites the emergence of resistance to the renewal of Pacific Bauxite's licences to prospect and operate on Nende Island in the remote Temotu province of the Solomon Islands. It was alleged that there was inadequate...
Solomon Islands: Communities accuse Pacific Bauxite of coercion into signing away land rights, company denies allegations
Author: Ben Doherty, Guardian
"Pacific Bauxite accused of tricking Solomon Islanders over mining rights"...