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11 June 2013
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Author: BSR

En juin 2011, les Nations Unies ont signé les Principes Directeurs guidant les entreprises en matière de respect des droits de l’Homme…Deux ans plus tard, qu’en est-il de la mise en place effective des Principes Directeurs dans les entreprises ?...

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5 June 2013

Peru fines Antamina’s owners US$77,000 for toxic spill

Author: AP

…The country’s environment minister Manuel Pulgar-Vidal told…that the Antamina consortium, which comprises BHP Billiton, Glencore Xstrata plc, Teck Resources Ltd and Mitsubishi Corp, has been fined 207,200 soles (US$77,000) for the spill, which...

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15 May 2013
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Author: Pulso (Chile)

Aún no cumple seis meses de vida y la Súper [Superintendencia] de Medio Ambiente ha requerido principalmente a firmas del sector minero [y] [n]o sólo Barrick...En menos de seis meses, el nuevo regulador ha inspeccionado a 15 empresas de todos los...

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1 May 2013
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Author: BSR

En juin 2011, les Nations Unies ont signé les Principes Directeurs guidant les entreprises en matière de respect des droits de l’Homme…Deux ans plus tard, qu’en est-il de la mise en place effective des Principes Directeurs dans les entreprises ?...

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15 November 2012

[PDF] Mining conflicts around the world. Common grounds from an Environmental Justice perspective

Author: EJOLT

This report aims at exploring contemporary mining conflicts in the context of the sustainable development and environmental justice...[T]he project and type of conflict are characterized in a nutshell, with some basic factual background that describe...

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4 July 2011

Senegal: Canadian Company to Help Finance Zinc Supplements for Children

Author: Donald G. McNeil, New York Times

A Canadian zinc mining company and a Canadian nonprofit devoted to getting vitamins and minerals to children in poor countries recently joined forces to create a new partnership, the Zinc Alliance for Child Health...Zinc...is a mineral crucial in...

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28 February 2011

What are the top five trends in CSR for Q1, 2011?

Author: Canadian Business for Social Responsibility

The 2011 year promises renewed investment in CSR and sophisticated approaches like complex collaborations, international engagement and responses to climate change. Canadian Business for Social Responsibility (CBSR) has been monitoring activity in our...

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15 October 2010

[PDF] Good Practice Guide: Indigenous Peoples and Mining

Author: Intl. Council on Mining and Metals

This Guide represents a key milestone on a journey that began for ICMM in 2004, when we started working to support more constructive relationships between Indigenous Peoples and mining companies...based on respect, meaningful engagement and mutual...

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11 October 2010

Intl. Council on Mining and Metals releases "Good Practice Guide: Indigenous Peoples and Mining"

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31 August 2010

Mine the Gap: Connecting Water Risks and Disclosure in the Mining Sector [PDF]

Author: Marta Miranda and Amanda Sauer, World Resource Institute [USA]

Water issues are becoming a considerable factor affecting growth and profitability of companies in many regions of the world. This paper outlines potential water-related risks facing the mining industry and highlights important gaps in water-related...

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