Extractives


Guidance by governments and government bodies

Oil & Gas Sector Guide on Implementing the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights [PDF]
Author and date: Published by European Commission; developed by Institute for Human Rights and Business, and Shift


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Guidance and toolkits by industry and multi-stakeholder associations

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights

 

 

 

 

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Article
7 November 2019
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Auteur: Cecilia Jamasmie, Mining.com

"Europe-led global certification scheme for raw materials expected in 2020," 30 October 2019....

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Article
25 October 2019
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Auteur: Front Page Africa

"Liberia on Verge of Delisting from Global Extractives Industry Transparency Body Risking further Blow to Economy", 15 October 2019....

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Histoire
24 October 2019
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Histoire
24 October 2019
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In December 2018, Convoca Perú published its findings from a review of a hundred resolutions of the Fiscal Court. These resolutions revealed the use of complex financial mechanisms by five major mining companies to reduce their taxes. This story...

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Histoire
22 October 2019
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An article by Mongabay from 2017 alleges that PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) never compensated the Amungme and Kamoro people on the land where it operates its Grasberg gold and copper mine. The article also alleges that PTFI was using land in protected...

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Histoire
22 October 2019
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In February 2019, Earth Rights International, Instituto de Defensa Legal and the National Coordinator for Human Rights in Peru released a report highlighting the human rights impacts of security agreements between the National Police and extractive...

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Histoire
22 October 2019
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In 2012, Freeport McMoRan agreed to pay $6,8 million to the US Department of Interior to settle pollution complaints relating to its Morenci copper mine in Arizona. The charges pertained to rainwater falling on tailings from the mine and creating toxic...

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Article
11 October 2019
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Auteur: Radio Dabanga

"Sudan cabinet outlaws mercury, cyanide in mining", 9 October 2019....

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Histoire
8 October 2019
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The new Global Witness report denounces that in 2018, 30 land and environmental defenders were killed in the Philippines, making it the country with the highest number of such killings in the world. Their new investigation shows that mining,...

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Article
4 October 2019
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Auteur: Matthew Ross, The Conversation

"Mining powers modern life, but can leave scarred lands and polluted waters behind", 3 October 2019....

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