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Company response
21 November 2017

Acacia Mining response

Author: Acacia Mining

"Acacia Mining reponse" Acacia Mining has provided a previous response to these allegations when they were first raised. The new letter repeats previous allegations and as such Acacia has nothing further to add at this stage.

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Article
21 November 2017

Activists want justice for victims of human rights abuses at Acacia's mine included in govt.'s framework agreement with parent Barrick Gold

Author: Legal & Human Rights Centre, HakiRasilimali, Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition & others

“Address human rights concerns at Acacia’s North Mara Gold Mine under the framework agreement with Barrick Gold Corporation”...

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Story
21 November 2017

Tanzania: Activists want justice for victims of alleged human rights abuses at Acacia's mine included in govt.'s framework agreement with parent Barrick Gold; company responds

Human rights advocacy organisations have urged the govt. to address human rights abuses allegedly committed at Acacia's North Mara mine, as part of the framework agreement with Acacia's parent company, Barrick Gold. The activists are seeking President...

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Article
23 October 2017

Mining agreement with Barrick Gold giving more revenue to govt. to be used as a benchmark to ensure Tanzania benefit from natural resources

Author: Allan Olingo, The EastAfrican (Kenya)

"Tanzania sets stage for review of mining agreements after Acacia deal"...

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NGO rejoinder
31 July 2017

RAID's rejoinder

Author: Rights and Accountability in Development

"RAID response to Acacia Mining"  

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Article
24 July 2017

Acacia Mining faces lawsuit in UK over concerns of inadequate compensation for deaths at its Tanzania mine

Author: Jon Yeomans, The Telegraph (UK)

"Acacia Mining faces more legal claims over mine site deaths"...

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Article
24 July 2017

Tanzania: President threatens to close mines if international firms delay talks to resolve tax dispute

Author: Business Daily (Kenya)

"Magufuli says will close all mines if firms delay talks to resolve tax dispute"...

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Company response
13 July 2017

Acacia's response

Author: Acacia

"Response to RAID press release"  

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Article
13 July 2017

Rights and Accountability in Development calls for compensation for victims of human rights abuses at Acacia's North Mara gold mine

Author: Rights and Accountability in Development

"Acacia Mining’s Troubles in Tanzania Run Deeper Than Tax"...

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Article
12 July 2017

Video on alleged human rights abuses at Acacia's North Mara gold mine

Author: Rights and Accountability in Development

"RAID - Lethal Gold in Tanzania"  

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