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Company response
3 May 2006

Response by Lahmeyer: 3 civilians killed during protests over Merowe dam

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24 April 2006

Al-Jazeera coverage of the incident at Merowe Dam, Sudan [video footage in arabic]

Author: Al-Jazeera

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23 April 2006

Three killed in Sudan protest over Nile dam

Author: AFP

Three civilians were killed in violent clashes between Sudanese police and residents protesting the construction of a dam on the Nile river north of Khartoum, police said...Nine people, including four policemen, were also wounded in the clashes Friday...

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22 April 2006

Sudanese militia kill three people in Merowe dam area

Author: Ali Askouri, Sudan Tribune

Three people were killed and more than fifty wounded in attack carried out by pro governmental militia in Merowe dam area in northern Sudan... The conflict between the dam authority and the affected people is about the resettlement places. Whereas the...

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22 March 2006

Independent Review Reveals Serious Flaws in Sudan’s Merowe Dam

Author: International Rivers Network

The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Merowe Dam in Sudan, the largest hydropower project currently under construction in Africa, is of poor quality and does not address many of the project’s potential impacts on the environment......

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1 March 2006

[PDF] full report: "Pipe Dreams - The failure of the private sector to invest in water services in developing countries"

Author: David Hall and Emanuele Lobina, Public Services International Research Unit, for World Development Movement

[refers to Veolia, Saur (part of Bouygues), Biwater, EDF, Suez, Lahmeyer, Sinergie, Thames Water (part of RWE)]

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9 August 2005

Bond issue sounds ethical alarm

Author: Megan Rowling, BBC

Environmental organisations have warned that major banks may be contravening their environmental and social policies by helping to finance controversial projects indirectly...Recently, they sounded the alarm over a US$1 billion bond sold to...

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15 July 2005

[DOC] Response of Lahmeyer International to International Rivers Network & Corner House Update on Merowe Dam Project

Author: Egon Failer, Director, Hydropower and Water Resources Division, Lahmeyer International

Contrary to the understanding of International Rivers Network & Corner House please be informed that the Merowe hydropower station will also supply electric energy to isolated rural areas...This electricity is urgently needed to develop small...

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6 July 2005

Update on the Merowe/Hamadab Dam Project, Sudan

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6 July 2005

[DOC] Update on the Merowe/Hamadab Dam Project, Sudan

Author: International Rivers Network & The Corner House

The following update summarizes the responses [from companies] to the report on the Merowe Dam Project in Sudan that International Rivers Network and The Corner House published in early May 2005, and other recent developments. The main funder of the...

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