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22 November 2019

Guinea: An Asian-Guinean consortium wins the rights to exploit the huge Simandou iron ore deposit

Author: Le Monde with AFP

[Excerpt translation from Chinese to English provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre]...

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18 November 2019
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Author: Le Monde avec AFP

« La Guinée réattribue l'exploitation d'un immense gisement de fer à un consortium asiatico-guinéen », 14 novembre 2019....

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13 August 2019
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Author: La Tribune Afrique (Maroc)

L'homme d'affaires et diamantaire franco-israélien Beny Steinmetz sera jugé à Genève en Suisse pour corruption et faux dans une concession de mines en Guinée Conakry entre 2005 et 2010. Deux autres prévenus sont également poursuivis dans la même...

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12 August 2019
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Author: Ministère de la Justice, Genève (Suisse)

Le Ministère public a saisi le Tribunal correctionnel d'un acte d'accusation contre Beny Steinmetz et deux autres prévenus. Il retient les infractions de corruption d'agents publics étrangers et de faux dans les titres dans le contexte de l'attribution...

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6 May 2019

Guinea: Investigation reveals secret dealings between a UK Conservatives' CEO and a Bribery Scandal Billionaire over mining bloc

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26 March 2019

Sierra Leone: Judgment recognises the right of diamond mining affected communities to sue Octéa Group companies jointly in local courts

Author: Evelyn Zheng, Advocates for Community Alternatives

"Sierra Leone communities win right to sue Octéa mining companies jointly in local courts", 14 March 2019....

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26 March 2019

Sierra Leone: Communities affected by diamond mining win right to sue OCTÉA Group companies over alleged human rights abuses

Attorneys representing 83 households affected by Koidu Ltd's diamond mining activities filed proceedings to get the right to sue Octéa group companies over alleged human rights abuses, including displacement, property damage, soil and water...

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25 March 2019

Sierra Leone: BSG Resources diamond mine faces lawsuit over alleged human rights abuses incl. water pollution & crop destruction

Author: Will Fitzgibbon, International Consortium of Investigative Journalism

"Panama Papers Trail Offers Hope To West African Villagers Seeking Compensation", 11 March 2019....

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3 March 2014

Can the Data Protection Act be used to prevent public interest investigations? (Guinea/ UK)

Author: Sally Lansdell, Mills & Reeve (UK)

[A] recently issued claim in the High Court could have a chilling effect on the information a campaign group can collect and use...Four people associated with the mining company BSG Resources [part of Beny Steinmetz Group]...have issued a claim in the...

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19 February 2014

Sierra Leone Govt. & African Minerals allegedly involved in forced relocation Tonkolili residents & abuses of workers' rights, Human Rights Watch report

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