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Article
19 July 2019

Ecuador: Local communities oppose country's largest copper mine funded by Chinese firm

Author: Ning Hui, China Dialogue

“Few options left for local communities opposing Ecuador’s largest copper mine”, 8 July 2019...

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Article
18 July 2019

Ecuador: Local protests and legal action put operations at Chinese-owned gold mine in Rio Blanco on halt

Author: Ning Hui, China Dialogue

“How locals halted a Chinese-owned gold mine in Ecuador”, 5 July 2019...

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Article
5 November 2018

Ecuador: Indigenous people and rural communities initiate protest “National March for Water” against EcuaCorriente and other mining companies

Author: Agencia Ecologista Tagentai

“National March for Water begins” – 4th November 2018...

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Article
11 January 2017

Zambia: Govt. agencies investigate 7 multi-national mining firms over pollution of major source of drinking water

Author: Paul Shalala, The Zambian Analyst (Zambia)

"Zambia Investigates seven major mining firms for pollution", 10 Dec 2016...

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4 May 2016

Secretive mining deals risk financing Congo elections again, Global Witness warns

Author: Global Witness

Profits from secretive mining deals risk illicitly financing this year’s disputed presidential election campaign in Democratic Republic of Congo, Global Witness said in a new report today...Global Witness’s concern is based on evidence from Congo’s...

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4 May 2016
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Author: Global Witness

Les profits tirés de contrats miniers secrets risquent de financer illégalement la campagne pour l’élection présidentielle controversée qui aura lieu cette année en République démocratique du Congo, a déclaré Global Witness dans un nouveau rapport...L...

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Report
29 March 2015

[PDF] Chinese companies reporting in EITI implementing countries

Author: EITI International Secretariat

Chinese companies operating in the 48 EITI implementing countries are…required to disclose information in accordance with the EITI Standard. This includes information about how much they pay to the governments…it also includes oil and mining...

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Article
1 January 2013

[PDF] What's Needed: An Overview of Multi-Stakeholder and Industry Activities to Achieve Conflict-Free Minerals

Author: Responsible Sourcing Network

[Refers to Advanced Micro Devices (ADM), AIM Metals & Alloys, Alpha, American Mitsuba, AngloGold Ashanti, Apple, Asahi Pretec, AT&T, AVX, Banro, Best Buy, Boeing, BorgWarner, Cartier (part of Richemont), Chrysler, Cisco, Dell, Deloitte, Delphi...

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Company response
26 September 2012

China Nonferrous Metal Mining response to reports about employees being shot to death at copper smelter in Zambia and other concerns

Author: China Nonferrous Metal Mining; translated by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

[Unofficial translation of title and text from original Chinese provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre.]...A local private security company in Zambia was in charge of the security work...[A]n on-duty guard from the security company...

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Article
5 September 2012

Guard Shootings to Halt Theft Have Killed Two [Zambia]

Author: Peter Wonacott, Wall Street Journal

Recent shooting deaths of two Zambians suspected of stealing copper at Chambishi Copper Smelter…underscore lingering workplace dangers at Chinese mining ventures. In recent months, security guards at CCS [Chambishi Copper Smelter], owned by China...

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