[PDF] Re: Allegations regarding the Porgera Joint Venture remedy framework [Papua New Guinea]

Author: UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Published on: 1 August 2013

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has been approached by the NGO Mining Watch Canada (MWC), the mining company Barrick and others…regarding the…framework of remediation initiatives developed by Barrick Gold Corporation…and the Porgera Joint Venture…for women who have been victims of sexual violence by security personnel at the Porgera mine in Papua New Guinea…This document provides an opinion from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on some of the…issues raised in the letters and petitions…based on the Guiding Principles…

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Related companies: Barrick Gold Porgera (joint venture Barrick Gold & Mineral Resources Enga)