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Rio Tinto

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in United Kingdom

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Supporter of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

 

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11 September 2018

Renewable energy increasingly popular with mining companies

"As mining companies become more aware of the rapidly falling costs of renewables, wind and solar are set to become a growing trend in powering mining operations worldwide over the coming years, shows a new report from Fitch Solutions. On the back of...

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Disclosure
24 August 2018

Rio Tinto - Further CHRB Disclosure

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24 August 2018

Rio Tinto’s submission to the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark disclosure platform

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Report
17 July 2018

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17 July 2018

Range of human rights abuses by extractive companies allegedly tied to European financial institutions: companies respond to Facing Finance report

"The global extractives industry is heavily involved in some of the worst labour, environmental and human rights violations. The rights of communities, farmers and indigenous people are being trampled in the push for ever more extraction. Indeed all b...

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Company response
16 July 2018

Rio Tinto response

"Rio Tinto has long-recognised the importance of human rights. We respect and support human rights consistent with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, wherever we operate. We have our own Human rights policy and procedures and have made...

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10 July 2018
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5 July 2018

UK: Govt. review of transparency rules for oil & mining co's finds extractive reporting does not harm business interests

The UK Government's review of initial reporting by oil, gas and mining companies under the Reports on Payments to Governments Regulations found that the law requiring extractive companies to disclose details of payments to governments for oil and...

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3 July 2018
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Author: Responsible Mining Foundation

…El Responsible Mining Index (RMI) apoya el principio de que los minerales y metales deberían ser beneficiosos para las economías, mejorar la vida de los pueblos y respetar el medio ambiente de los países productores, además de permitir que las...

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12 June 2018
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El pasado 4 de junio se registró un accidente en la mina La Cieneguita en el estado de Chihuahua en el cual tras el desprendimiento y derrame de jales dos empleados perdieron la vida y otros 5 se encuentran desaparecidos. ONG del estado de Chihuahua...

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