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22 October 2019

Ghana: Health coordinator commends mining firms’ efforts in health-related matters of its host communities

Author: Kojo Fletcher, Modern Ghana

‘Emulate Gold Fields - School Health Coordinator Tells Other Mining Firms’ 17 October 2019...

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10 October 2019

US government blocks shipments from companies alleged of using forced labour in China, Malaysia, Brazil, Zimbabwe and Congo

Author: Martha Mendoza, Associated Press

“Company making Costco pajamas flagged for forced labor”, 8 Oct 2019...

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2 October 2019

US blocks import of goods suspected to have been produced with forced labour

On 30 September 2019, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued five Withhold Release Orders (WROs) covering five different products, imported from five different countries. This action was based on information obtained and reviewed by CBP t...

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2 October 2019

U.S. blocks import of goods from five nations in rare anti-slavery crackdown

Author: Thomson Reuters Foundation

2 October 2019...

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1 October 2019

Zimbabwe: Govt rubbishes claims of forced labour at Marange Diamonds

Author: Ray Ndlovu, Bloomberg (South Africa)

‘Zimbabwe Rejects U.S. Claim That Diamond Mine Uses Forced Labor’ 1 October 2019...

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4 September 2019

Zimbabwe: Govt. urged to legalise artisanal mining in the diamond sector to prevent fatalities

Author: Munyaradzi Goche, Radio VOP (Zimbabwe)

‘Govt must legalise informal diamond mining’ urges research think tank’ 29 August 2019...

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26 August 2019

Sierra Leone: Locals see no benefits as mining companies reap the rewards

Author: Malay Mail (Malaysia)

‘No pot of gold for locals as China mines Sierra Leone’ 23 August 2019...

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30 July 2019

So. Africa: R5-billion silicosis settlement approved by the Johannesburg high court is not a finite amount

Author: Tshegofatso Mathe, Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

‘Money from the silicosis settlement is not fixed’ 29 July 2019...

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29 July 2019

So. Africa: Johannesburg High Court approves $353 million class action settlement in lawsuit against mining firms re lung disease

Author: Africa News

"South African court approves $353 million class action settlement", 28 Jul 2019...

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4 June 2019

Netherlands Takes Big Step Toward Tackling Child Labor

Author: Juliane Kippenberg, Human Rights Watch

On May 14, the Dutch Senate adopted the "Child Labor Due Diligence" law that obliges companies to find out whether their goods have been produced using child labor and come up with a plan to prevent child labor in its supply chain if they find it....

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