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So. Africa: Lawyer representing 30 000 mineworkers in silicosis case says deal with mines most likely final by end of 2017
Author: Pete Lewis, GroundUp (South Africa)
"Silicosis: we’re close to a deal with the mines, says miners’ attorney", 11 Dec 2017...
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- Related companies: African Rainbow Minerals Anglo American AngloGold Ashanti Gold Fields Harmony Gold
So. Africa: Two miners confirmed dead & four rescued at AngloGold Ashanti’s Mponeng Mine following a rockfall
Author: Nyiko Mahundla, African Mining Brief (South Africa)
"Two miners confirmed dead, four rescued at AngloGold Ashanti’s Mponeng Mine", 3 Oct 2017. Two miners have been confirmed dead following a rockfall at a mine near Carletonville on Thursday morning (2nd November 2017), News 24 reported. According to...
- Related companies: AngloGold Ashanti
Author: Fundación Ideas para la Paz, FIP
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So. Africa: Ex-Anglo American & Anglo Gold Ashanti miners suffering from silicosis receive payout of over $5 million
Author: Peter Lewis, Ground Up, on All Africa
"South Africa: R66 Million Paid Out to Former Miners With Silicosis", 14 Sep 2017...
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“Fighting the tide. Human rights and environmental justice in the Global South”...
Colombia: Two environmental defenders escape unharmed after attack; includes AngloGold Ashanti comments
According to the environmental organization Young Peoples Social and Environmental Collective of Cajamarca (Colectivo Socio-Ambiental Juvenil de Cajamarca – COSAJUCA) , unknown people shot at two of their leaders, but were not injured or killed. These...