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8 May 2015

UNICEF publishes reports on children's rights impacts of the extractive industry

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Lawsuit
1 June 2000

Gold miner silicosis litigation (re So. Africa)

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

On 21 December 2012 attorney Richard Spoor filed a motion in South Africa court seeking class certification for as many as 17,000 ex-gold miners suffering from the lung disease silicosis.  The proposed class action named 30 gold mining companies as...

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Article
1 August 2001

Anglo [AngloGold] in the Dark On AIDS Deaths

Author: Pat Sidley, Business Day [Johannesburg]

CEO says HIV positivity is a 'subterranean syndrome' and not easy to track among miners [South Africa]

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Article
3 December 2001

Miners killed at Savuka [South Africa]

Author: Lloyd Coutts, Business Report [South Africa]

Four mineworkers were killed and four others injured following a "seismic event" at Savuka mine near Carletonville on Saturday, according to owners AngloGold.

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Article
24 April 2002

One quarter of AngloGold workers HIV-positive

Author: SAPA, in Business Report [South Africa]

Chairman Bobby Godsell said in a statement on Wednesday the company's Aids programme focused on prevention management, care for the infected and health research.

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Article
30 April 2002

Men and women of steel take up arms in Aids war [ South Africa]

Author: Business Report [South Africa]

[refers to National Union of Mineworkers commitment to addressing workplace AIDS issues; refers to steps taken by employers: Gold Fields, AngloGold, Matla Coal]

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Article
2 May 2002

LABOUR: South Africa Feeling the Impact of AIDS on Workforce

Author: Anthony Stoppard, Inter Press Service

[refers to AngloGold, Gold Fields]

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Article
5 May 2002

Employees lead the way in fighting Aids [South Africa]

Author: Bobby Jordan, Sunday Times [South Africa]

Some South African employees are taking the lead in the fight against HIV/Aids - donating their time, salaries and services to help victims of the disease [refers to Absa and AngloGold].

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Article
6 June 2002

Cosatu to visit North west mine accident scene [South Africa]

Author: South African Broadcasting Corporation

Joe Nkosi, the Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) deputy president, was scheduled to visit AngloGold's Noligwa Mine (formerly Vaal Reefs) in Klerksdorp today, where two miners were killed in a rockfall on yesterday morning.

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Article
8 August 2002

Why Donor Funds Don't Reach NGO Coffers [South Africa]

Author: Fazila Farouk, AllAfrica

[refers to Tshikululu Social Investment (TSI) Fund, one of the biggest corporate social investment programmes in South Africa, which manages social investment portfolios for AngloGold, De Beers, Anglo American and the First Rand Foundation]

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