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22 March 2020

Papua New Guinea: Groups urge Govt. to cancel Nautilus Minerals' mining permit & licence as impacts of deep-sea mining remain uncertain

Author: The National

"Group wants deep-sea mine permit, licence cancelled", 16 March 2020...

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6 March 2020

Walk Free Foundation launches qualitative research on select forms of modern slavery in the Pacific

Author: Walk Free Foundation

"Murky Waters: A Qualitative Assessment of Modern Slavery in the Pacific Region", 2020...

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28 February 2020

Fiji: Union says Govt. is not playing fair in tripartite talks on labour issues

Author: Radio New Zealand

"Fiji union sees no point in govt-run talks on labour issues", 24 February 2020...

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28 February 2020

Papua New Guinea: Thai geologist shot dead in second mining-related killing in Bougainville; authorities blame companies for not following protocols

Author: Dickson Sorariba, The Guardian

"Thai geologist shot dead in second mining-related killing in Bougainville", 25 February 2020...

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23 February 2020

Fiji: Australian-based company Amex Resources allegedly operates black sand mining without community approval

Author: Prianka Srinivasan, ABC

"Fiji's black sand mining project draws international scrutiny", 14 January 2020...

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22 February 2020

Commentary: PNG Govt. ceases negotiations with Exxon Mobil over P'nyang project for allegedly acting in bad faith

Author: Bal Kama, Lowy Institute

"PNG: Booting Exxon gives Marape a boost – for now", 19 February 2020...

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22 February 2020

Fiji: Macuata chiefs will oppose seabed mining for risk of destruction of livelihood

Author: Radio New Zealand

"Opposition to seabed mining from chiefs in Fiji's Macuata", 17 February 2020...

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22 February 2020

New Zealand: UN special rapporteur attributes housing crisis to Govt. entrusting housing largely to private property owners & investors

Author: Otago Daily Times

"NZ housing shortage a 'human rights crisis'", 20 February 2020...

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15 February 2020

Fiji: Australian miner defends proposed sand extraction project as petition to stop issue of licence raises local support

Author: Fonua Talei, Fiji Sun

"Sand Mining Plan At Sigatoka Rive Row Erupts", 12 February 2020...

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2 February 2020

Papua New Guinea: Barrick Gold Corp, RTG Mining Inc., and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. are just some of the companies interested in Panguna Mine

Author: Aaron Clark, Bloomberg

"The Horse Breeder, the Novelist and the $60 Billion Mine", 28 January 2020...

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