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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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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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30 April 2013

[PDF] ICMM launches Health and Safety Conference report

Author: Intl. Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)

ICMM has launched the report of the Health and Safety Conference held in Santiago, Chile, in November 2012. The conference brought together 19 companies, over 300 delegates and five chief executives to share lessons and learn from each other. Based...

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4 September 2012

Peru villagers allege neglect after toxic spill

Author: Franklin Briceno, Bloomberg

More than a month after toxic slurry from a major copper mine sickened scores of people in one of Peru's highland communities, villagers complain that the mining company and the government have done little to help and have even failed to tell some...

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1 September 2012

[PDF] Conflict Management and Corporate Culture in the Extractive Industries: A Study in Peru

Author: Caroline Rees, Rachel Davis (Harvard Kennedy School & Shift) & Deaana Kemp (University of Queensland)

This report aims to build knowledge about how corporate cultures in mining companies influence how well those companies manage conflict with local communities...The project involved a combination of desk-based research and interviews involving five...

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