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10 February 2014

[PDF] Mitigating human rights impacts

Author: Ethical Corporation

[The briefing contains: Step-by-step best practice guide on how to create the right internal structure, policy and awareness to be able to deliver on HR performance; A case study on Cerrejon’s effort to improve its human rights practices in Colombia;...

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23 January 2014

Children’s Rights and Business Principles (Canada)

Author: Canadian Club of Toronto

Canadian businesses can have a profound impact on children both nationally and globally. Children are frequently overlooked as stakeholders, and are easily affected by, particularly vulnerable to, and often less visible in business operations....

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17 January 2014

Chile's environment lawyers say they're just warming up

Author: Alexandra Ulmer and Fabian Cambero - Reuters

Chile's leading environmental lawyers, who have helped stall around $30 billion in mining and energy projects, say the battle is only just beginning - and copper investments are poised to come under increasing fire this year. In a significant shift...

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2 November 2013

“Police in the Pay of Mining Companies The responsibility of Switzerland and Peru for human rights violations in mining dispute”

Author: Society for Threatened Peoples (STP), Grufides, Derechos Humanos sin Fronteras and Coordinadora Nacional de Derechos Humanos

…For this report, Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) and the three Peruvian non-governmental organisations Grufides, Derechos Humanos sin Fronteras and Coordinadora Nacional de Derechos Humanos have examined in detail agreements concluded with the...

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23 October 2013
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Author: Red de Extractivas (Perú)

Como parte del Proyecto Industrias Extractivas, Conflictos Sociales e Innovaciones Institucionales en la Región Andino-Amazónica, ponemos a disposición el…[estudio] en el que se da cuenta de un mapeo de los cambios institucionales…en el Perú, durante...

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9 October 2013

Revelations of Industrial Espionage Expose Underbelly of Canadian Support for Mining Companies [Brazil]

Author: MiningWatch Canada

News that the Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) has been spying on Brazil’s Mines Ministry starts to expose the extent to which the Canadian government is willing to go in the corporate interest…Glenn Greenwald’s ongoing reporting…has...

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9 September 2013

[PDF] Business & human rights in Latin America & the Caribbean – A round-up of recent developments

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

This briefing highlights reports from a range of sources about how businesses have impacted human rights, positively and negatively, in Latin America & the Caribbean over the past two years. The briefing refers to most countries in Latin America....

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9 September 2013
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Author: Centro de Información sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos

Este informe destaca los reportes de un variado rango de fuentes sobre los impactos (negativos y positivos) de las empresas sobre los derechos humanos en América Latina y el Caribe, en los dos últimos años. El informe hace referencia a la mayoría de...

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1 August 2013

[PDF] Community health programs in the mining and metals industry

Author: International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM)

This document presents an analysis of community health initiatives undertaken by ICMM member companies and highlights key lessons learned. These lessons are intended to inform individual members’ engagement in health-related interventions, and...

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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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