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23 January 2015

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre launches its third annual briefing on corporate legal accountability

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7 January 2015

Cabinet clears mineral Act; foreign companies can mine too

Author: Anupam Chakravarthy, Down to Earth

The BJP-led Central government has cleared an ordinance to facilitate the auction of minerals, including ores used to produce iron, manganese and aluminium. In a cabinet meeting on Monday, the government approved amendments to the 57-year old Mines...

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5 January 2015

India: At "Vibrant Gujarat Global Investor Summit" NGOs urge CEOs to consider human rights

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15 December 2014

"Indigenous Peoples and the Extractive Sector: Towards a Rights-Respecting Engagement"

Author: Cathal M. Doyle & Andrew Whitmore for Tebtebba, PIPLinks & Middlesex University

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5 December 2014

Access to justice for victims of human rights abuses needs to be strengthened

Author: Sif Thorgeirsson, Manager, Corporate Legal Accountability Project, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

‘Closing the courtroom door: where can victims of human rights abuse by business find justice?’, 1 Dec 2014...

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Company non-response
5 December 2014

Rio Tinto has nothing further to add to its previous response

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Company response
17 November 2014

Rio Tinto's response

Author: Rio Tinto

We take safety extremely seriously throughout our business and we are very saddened by the tragic loss of life at the Grasberg mine operated by Freeport in Indonesia. Senior Rio Tinto leaders have visited the site, shared our company knowledge and...

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14 November 2014
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Author: El Hadj Mohamed Koula Diallo, Guinee7.com (Guinée)

"Rio Tinto fait un don d’une valeur de 2,57 millions de dollars Us pour la lutte contre Ebola", 14 novembre 2014...

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7 November 2014

Survey analyses FTSE 100 companies human rights reporting & progress made since 2013

Author: Jim Wright, GOXI

"Human Rights and the FTSE 100 in 2014", 5 Nov 2014...

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22 October 2014

Mongolia: Rio Tinto mine allegedly threatens nomads’ access to water, forces them to relocate; includes company comments

Author: Rachael Bale, The Center for Investigative Reporting

"Massive Mongolian mine endangers nomads’ water, way of life", 30 September 2014...

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