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31 January 2014
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Auteur: International Council on Mining & Metals

This report presents the findings of a three-day workshop held in January 2014 in Johannesburg on challenges and opportunities around human rights, Indigenous Peoples and mining and metals operations. ICMM members and external stakeholders participated...

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28 January 2014
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Auteur: Keith Slack, Thomas Reuters Foundation

...[It is time] once again...for Mining Indaba, the largest annual global mining industry conference. There will be a lot of networking...but probably not much discussion of the tougher issues facing African countries as they try to use...mineral...

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15 November 2013
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Auteur: Oliver Balch, Guardian (UK)

Utopia…offers a searing critique of what [journalist and filmmaker John] Pilger describes as Australia's "hidden secret"…The juxtaposition between Australia's affluent classes, buoyed by a prolonged mining boom, and the grudging poverty of its native...

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16 August 2013
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Auteur: Jennifer Kho, Guardian Sustainable Business

The launch of the third version of the Equator Principles calls on banks to consider human rights risks, Citi's Shawn Miller [managing director of environmental and social risk management] tells Jennifer Kho what this means for project developers.....

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6 August 2013
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Auteur: UN Working Group on business & human rights

This report explores the challenges faced in addressing adverse impacts of business-related activities on the rights of indigenous peoples through the lens of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. The focus is how the...

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25 June 2013
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Auteur: First Peoples Worldwide

The International Council on Mining and Metallurgy (ICMM) recently released a new position paper...[on] Indigenous Peoples...This position comes out at a critical time when extractive projects around the world are disrupting and displacing Indigenous...

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1 May 2013
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Auteur: International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)

[T]he newsletter...is almost entirely focused on the latest developments and progress of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI)...[T]he publication of this issue coincides with the 6th EITI Global Conference in Sydney...We have in...

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30 April 2013
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Auteur: 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 on...

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1 January 2013
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Auteur: Rio Tinto, in partnership with Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM), Sustainable Minerals Institute at The University of Queensland

We know that our decisions and actions, whether inadvertent or deliberate, can result in adverse human impacts. We also recognise that respecting human rights is a continual process which we will always strive to improve. We are determined to be...

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7 December 2012
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Auteur: Lauren McMenemy, Guardian Sustainable Business Blog

[P]olicy-makers have been working to address some of the concerns about mining…[M]anufacturers often source…[conflict] minerals…and their sale has been fuelling war, human rights abuses and the use of child labour…The Kimberley Process… has ultimately...

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