Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in Brazil
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.
Supporter of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Author: Corporate Human Rights Benchmark
Since its inception, the CHRB has been aiming to answer a deceptively simple question; which companies perform best on human rights issues? [...] [T]his document [...] rank[s] 101 of the world’s largest companies in high human-rights-risk sectors and...
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Brazil: Bloomberg affirms that in a Bolsonaro govt getting lawmakers to approve mining in the Amazon may be less difficult
Author: David Biller and R.T. Watson, Bloomberg (USA)
“Bolsonaro’s Love Affair With Mining Aims at the Amazon’s Treasures”, 24 october 2018...
Brazil: Prosecutors say final compensation deal with Vale & BHP Billiton reached re 2015 dam collapse
Brazilian prosecutors in Minas Gerais state said...they reached a final compensation deal with mining companies Samarco, Vale...and BHP Billiton regarding a 2015 dam burst, Brazil’s largest ever environmental disaster. According to a statement from...
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"As mining companies become more aware of the rapidly falling costs of renewables, wind and solar are set to become a growing trend in powering mining operations worldwide over the coming years, shows a new report from Fitch Solutions. On the back of...
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Author: Marcio Zonta, Brasil de Fato (Brazil)
“Mineradoras tentam cooptar igrejas, acusa padre da Rede Igrejas e Mineração-Desde 2013 se intensificam ações das empresas mirando as igrejas; aceitação social para expandir projetos em comunidades”, 31 de agosto de 2018...
Author: Etude de Maître Foromo Frederic Loua
...A la suite de leur plainte en date du 22 Août 2012, [les victime et associations concernées viennent] déposer une plainte additive contre la Société Vale/BSGR Guinée SA et autres pour les faits ci-dessus......