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27 August 2017

So. Africa: Bokoni Platinum owners have a duty of care to retrenched workers & communities; says NGO

Author: Dineo Faku, IOL (South Africa)

"Bokoni Platinum must come clean", 14 Aug 2017...

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7 May 2017

So. Africa: Social & Labour Plans system needs "a radical overhaul" to accord workers in mining companies and host communities a central role, says report

Author: Centre for Applied Legal Studies, Univ. of the Witwatersrand (South Africa

[Original publication date: March 2017]...

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30 November 2016

So. Africa: In displacement for Anglo Platinum's Twickenham mine, communities did not give informed consent, company has not met its commitments, says NGO report

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16 November 2016

Company disclosure of water management strategies exemplifies importance of water security for climate action

Author: Carbon Disclosure Project

"Thirsty business: Why water is vital to climate action, 2016 Annual Report of Corporate Water Disclosure", Nov 2016...

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7 June 2016

So. Africa: Ground fall kills 1 miner at Anglo American Platinum mine

Author: IOL (South Africa)

"Rock fall kills Amplats miner", 8 June 2016...

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1 June 2016

So. Africa: Summary of event "Business Leaders Dialogue on Corporate Respect for Human Rights"

Author: Global Business Initiative

On 26 May a unique business leaders conference was held on the topic of corporate respect for human rights in the South African context. The conference was attended by 100 business leaders and other experts. The event focused on case studies and real...

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10 February 2016

African Mining Indaba 2016: Focus on safety, child labour, environmental laws, community compensation

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Company response
28 October 2015

Anglo Platinum response

Author: Anglo Platinum

In order to get permission, the mining company is required to assess the potential environmental impacts, engage with the community and consult with those affected by the proposed mining activities. The mine must prepare an environmental management...

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28 October 2015

So. Africa: Communities in Sekhukhune say they are "stripped of their heritage", impoverished by Anglo Platinum - company responds

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8 September 2015

So. Africa: Study finds that many companies listed on JSE's Sustainability Index flout environmental laws

Author: Alide Dasnois, GroundUp

'Some of SA's top companies are quietly breaking the law', 8 Sep 2015: Some of the top companies on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange are flouting environmental laws and not telling their shareholders, according to a study by the Centre for...

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