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UK: Pressure from investors and consumers pushes London Metal Exchange to introduce new responsible sourcing rules
Author: Neil Hume, Financial Times
"LME to shake up rules on responsibly sourced metals", 22 April 2019....
- Related stories: UK: London Metal Exchange will only trading of responsibly sourced metals by 2022
- Related in-depth areas: UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
- Related companies: Rio Tinto RUSAL
Mongolia: Herders successfully reach tripartite settlement to remain on heritage land following lawsuit over impact of Oyu Tolgoi mine
Author: Rod Austin, Guardian (UK)
"An example to all': the Mongolian herders who took on a corporate behemoth – and won", 8 Apr 2019...
Church of England Pensions Board & Swedish Council on Ethics request full disclosure on tailing storage facilities from 683 extractives companies
Church of England Pensions Board and the Swedish Council on Ethics for the AP Funds, supported by 96 investors with $10.3 trillion (USD) in assets under management, have sent a letter to 683 listed extractives companies requesting specific disclosure...
Guinée : Des banques françaises financent une mine de bauxite; les habitants parlent d’accaparement de terres et de la destruction de leur environnement
Author: Jean-Michel Meyer, Reporterre
« Les banques françaises financent une mine énorme et polluante en Guinée », 4 avril 2019...
NGO calls for change in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Standard to reflect the experiences of women
Author: Elisa Peter, Publish What You Pay
"Women and the extractive industries - time for the EITI to act", 15 February 2019....
- Related stories: Civil society calls for inclusion of gender provisions in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Standard
- Related companies: BP Rio Tinto Shell Tullow Oil
Author: Darren Gray, Fergus Hunter & Hamish Hastie, The Sydney Morning Herald
"'Watershed': BHP, Rio urge constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians", 31 January 2019...
Author: Catherine Wilson, The Interpreter
"The new battle for Bougainville's Panguna mine", 21 August 2018 Speculation about the future of the Panguna copper mine in Papua New Guinea's autonomous region of Bougainville...by former Rio Tinto subsidiary, Bougainville Copper Ltd (BCL), was put...
1 December 2018...