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28 August 2014
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Author: Pablo D’Alo Abba & Cristian Harbaruk

Vídeo: “Vienen por el oro, vienen por todo” – 15 de agosto de 2014...

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4 October 2013
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Author: Asamblea de Vecinos Autoconvocados de Esquel

…El Juzgado Federal Nº 2 de Tucumán cuenta con un nuevo estudio científico que ratifica el daño que ocasiona Minera Alumbrera [(part of Musto Exploration (joint venture Goldcorp & Northern Orion Resources) & Glencore Xstrata]en la cuenca Salí...

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3 March 2013
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Author: Kalewche FM [Argentina]

Finalmente, en la audiencia preliminar, la jueza Anabel Rodríguez quedó a cargo de la causa que investiga los hechos ocurridos el 4 de julio del año pasado donde se habrían provocado daños al vehículo del gerente minero [de Yamana Gold], Ricardo Bustos...

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1 June 2011

[PDF] Piloting Principles for Effective Company-Stakeholder Grievance Mechanisms: A Report of Lessons Learned

Author: Caroline Rees, Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School, on behalf of UN Special Representative on business & human rights John Ruggie

This report sets out key lessons learned from a pilot project conducted in 2009-2010 to test the practical applicability of a set of principles for effective non-judicial grievance mechanisms...involving businesses and their stakeholders. The...

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24 May 2011
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Author: Caroline Rees, Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School, para el Representante Especial del Secretario General para la cuestión de los derechos humanos y las empresas transnacionales y otras empresas, Sr. John Ruggie

En el presente informe se da cuenta de la experiencia adquirida en un proyecto piloto ejecutado en 2009-2010 a fin de poner a prueba la aplicabilidad práctica de un conjunto de principios para mecanismos no judiciales de reparación de agravios...

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3 March 2011

Apparel Industry Leaders Launch Sustainable Apparel Coalition

Author: Sustainable Apparel Coalition

A group of leading apparel and footwear brands, retailers, manufacturers, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), academic experts, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today launched the Sustainable Apparel Coalition. The Coalition will work...

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18 January 2011
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Author: propos recueilli par Véronique Smée, Novethic

Pékin a créé un dispositif demandant aux agences locales de l'environnement de publier la liste noire des entreprises qui ne respectent pas les seuils de pollution autorisés...Explications avec Joëlle Brohier, co-fondatrice du site RSE et PED,...

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5 October 2010

Summary Note: Consultation with Business Stakeholders on the Implementation of the UN "Protect, Respect and Remedy" Framework

Author: Prepared for the mandate of UN Special Representative on business & human rights John Ruggie

Professor John Ruggie…held a consultation with business stakeholders in Paris on the implemention of the UN “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework…The purpose of the consultation was to provide an opportunity for…industry,…employer organizations,...

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30 April 2010
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Author: Pablo D'Alo Abba y Cristian Harbaruk, Directores

En Esquel, Patagonia Argentina, una empresa canadiense obtiene los derechos para extraer oro y plata de una mina ubicada a 7 km. de la ciudad, usando enormes cantidades de agua y cianuro. El emprendimiento minero parece ser la gran solución para el 50%...

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1 April 2010

[video] They Come For the Gold, They Come For It All [Argentina]

Author: Cinema Política [Canada]

In the town of Esquel in southwestern Argentina, opinions are strongly polarized on the matter of the exploitation of the mine five miles down the road. The mine is a source of silver and gold that the Canadian company Meridian Gold extracts using the...

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