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Vale

Member of UN Global Compact

Headquarters in Brazil

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Vale was known as Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (CVRD) until Nov 2007.  For items about the company prior to Nov 2007, see our website section on Companhia Vale do Rio Doce.

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21 August 2019
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Author: Deutsche Welle Brasil (Brazil)

“Certificadora alemã defende análise técnica realizada em Brumadinho”, 19 de agosto de 2019...

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2 August 2019
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Bei dem verheerenden Dammbruch in einer Eisenerzmine in der Nähe der brasilianischen Stadt Brumadinho wurden am 25. Januar 2019 mindestens 240 Menschen getötet. Eine Schlammlawine hatte Teile der Anlage und benachbarte Siedlungen erfasst. Wie es zum B...

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2 August 2019

Tüv Süd responds to allegations it is failing to cooperate with investigators looking into Brazil dam collapse

A prosecutor and lawmaker looking into the Brumadinho dam collapse have alleged Tüv Süd is failing to co-operate with their inquiries. Tüv Süd had approved the dam before it burst on 25 January 2019 killing over 245 people. As reported by the BBC,...

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23 July 2019
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Author: Prensa Latina (Cuba)

“Aumentan enfermedades mentales por tragedia minera en Brasil”, 22 de julio de 2019...

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17 July 2019
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Acordo entre Ministério Público do Trabalho e Vale estabelece danos morais e materiais para familiares de trabalhadores/as vítimas do desastre de Brumadinho.

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17 July 2019
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Vale é condenada pela primeira vez pelo rompimento da barragem de Brumadinho em 9 de julho de 2019. A decisão da 6ª Vara de Fazenda Pública e Autarquias de Belo Horizonte não fixou, contudo, o valor a ser pago pela empresa aos atingidos e atingidas pe...

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17 July 2019

Brazil: Vale to pay out over $107 million for Brazil dam collapse

Author: The Guardian

....Vale has agreed to pay out £86m ($107m) in collective moral damages and £150,000 ($186,000) to each of the close relatives of nearly 300 people killed when a tailings dam collapsed in January at its iron ore mine in Brumadinho......

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15 July 2019
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Author: Comunicação da Defensoria Pública do Estado do Espírito Santo (Brazil)

“Defensorias Públicas e Ministérios Públicos contestam liberação do consumo do pescado do Rio Doce pela Anvisa”, 7 de junho de 2019...

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15 July 2019
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Author: Ministério Público Federal no Pará (Brazil)

“MPF pede à Justiça que obrigue a Vale a tomar medidas urgentes para garantir segurança de duas barragens no PA”, 12 de julho de 2019...

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11 July 2019

Brazil: Judge orders Vale to pay compensation for all damages caused by Brumadinho dam collapse, which killed over 240 people

Author: BBC News

"Brazil's Vale ordered to pay compensation for dam disaster", 10 Jul 2019...

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