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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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3 March 2013
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Author: Kalewche FM [Argentina]

Finalmente, en la audiencia preliminar, la jueza Anabel Rodríguez quedó a cargo de la causa que investiga los hechos ocurridos el 4 de julio del año pasado donde se habrían provocado daños al vehículo del gerente minero [de Yamana Gold], Ricardo Bustos...

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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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28 March 2012

[PDF] Conflict-Free Gold Standard Exposure Draft March 2012

Author: World Gold Council

The World Gold Council Conflict Free Gold Standard provides a mechanism by which gold producers can assess the risk that their operations may contribute to armed conflict and associated serious human rights abuses...[G]old producers who are in...

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12 February 2012
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12 February 2012

Argentine police beats up environmentalists protesting mining projects: 24 injured

Author: mercopress.com

Heavy clashes broke out early Friday when police riot forces attacked the protestors who are objecting a controversial project in…La Alumbrera belonging to Switzerland’s Xstrata Cooper and Goldcorp Inc and Yamana Gold from Canada. The Police was...

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17 October 2011
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Author: Stefania Summermatter, swissinfo.ch [Suiza]

En Argentina, como en otros países andinos, los proyectos mineros de Xstrata chocan con la creciente oposición de pueblos indígenas que denuncian daños ambientales y sociales. Algo que rechaza la empresa con sede en Zug…[L]a mina la Alumbrera [parte de...

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1 February 2011
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Author: Jorge Daniel Taillant, Centro de Derechos Humanos y Ambiente [Argentina]

La actividad minera, incluyendo el proyecto Minera Agua Rica (MAR), actualmente de la empresa Yamana Gold, y Filo Colorado (FC) de la empresa Xstrata…están proyectados en una zona con un importante número de glaciares de roca (o glaciares de escombros)...

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2 November 2010
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Author: Diario Cuyo [Argentina]

Con la convicción de fomentar el desarrollo social y económico de las comunidades cercanas al entorno donde la empresa opera, la empresa Alta Tecnología Alimentaria (ATA), viene acompañando y apoyando desde hace varios meses a un grupo de mujeres...

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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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