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29 July 2017

Electric carmakers need to take more responsibility for mining of raw materials, says researcher at Amnesty Intl.

Author: Karl West, The Guardian

Britain last week joined France in pledging to ban sales of petrol and diesel cars by 2040... [T]he road to a promised land of zero-emission vehicles is littered with speed bumps... Battery makers are struggling to secure supplies of key ingredients...

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24 June 2017
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18 April 2017
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8 February 2017

Teck Resources response & statement on repeal of transparency regulations under US Dodd-Frank Act section 1504

Author: Teck Resources

Teck is committed to conducting business in an open, honest and ethical manner. We support efforts to strengthen governance by improving transparency and accountability, including through our participation in the Extractive Industries Transparency...

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8 February 2017

Publish What You Pay urges oil, gas & mining firms to support US law on disclosure of payments to govts. - statements of support by 13 firms

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre has invited 30 companies to respond to an open letter by Publish What You Pay coalitions and several of their member NGOs.  The letter urges the 30 companies to issue statements in support of disclosure by...

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2 February 2017

NGO coalition urges 30 oil, gas & mining firms to oppose repeal of US rule requiring extractive cos. to disclose payments to govts.

Author: Publish What You Pay Intl., 13 national PWYP coalitions, 8 PWYP member organizations

Help defend the Cardin-Lugar anti-corruption rule and the global extractive industry transparency standard...

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25 October 2016

Report: The “Canada Brand”: Violence and Canadian Mining Companies in Latin America

Author: Justice and Corporate Accountability Project (JCAP)

This is the first report to profile specific forms of violence and criminalization associated with Canadian mining projects in Latin America over a fifteen year period…[W]e provide observations about the violent incidents studied…make observations...

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4 April 2016
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Author: Diario Uno

“Trabajadores de Antamina denuncian haberse contaminado”...

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12 February 2016

Latin America: Several conflicts over mining projects result in deaths, injuries; recommendations for responsible mining

Author: The Economist

"From conflict to co-operation", 6 February 2016...

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23 July 2015
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