[PDF] Anglo American - The Alternative Report

Author: War on Want, Published on: 2 August 2007

…Anglo American prides itself on its ‘good citizenship business principles’, and has signed up to a number of CSR initiatives in order to promote itself as a responsible player in the global economy. Yet Anglo American’s activities around the world tell a different story…In Colombia and the Democratic Republic of Congo, Anglo American is profiting from conflict and associated human rights abuses. In the Philippines and South Africa, local communities have faced severe repression for protesting against Anglo American’s operations. In Ghana and Mali, local communities see little of the huge profits being made by Anglo American, but suffer from the devastating impact of its mines. [also refers to Anglo Base Metals (part of Anglo American), Anglo Coal (part of Anglo American), Anglo Ferrous Metals (part of Anglo American), Anglo Industrial Metals (part of Anglo American), Anglo Platinum (part of Anglo American), BHP Billiton, Copebrás, De Beers, El Cerrejon (joint venture Anglo American, BHP Billiton, Xstrata), Mondi (part of Anglo American), Tarmac (part of Anglo American), Xstrata]

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Related companies: Anglo American Anglo Platinum (part of Anglo American) AngloGold Ashanti BHP Billiton Cerrejón Coal (joint venture Anglo American, BHP Billiton, Glencore) De Beers (part of Anglo American) Mondi (part of Anglo American) Xstrata (part of Glencore)