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29 January 2018
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En dos volúmenes preparados con la colaboración de diversas organizaciones no gubernamentales internacionales, las guías explican los aspectos del derecho interno e internacional de los derechos humanos para apoyar a organizaciones de la sociedad...

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25 January 2018

Chile: Environmental authority orders definite closure of Barrick Gold’s Pascua Lama mine

After years of protests by local communities of Valle del Huasco (or Guasco), related to serious environmental harms caused by Barrick Gold's open pit Pascua Lama project, the environmental authorities ordered the definite closure of the mine and the...

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22 January 2018
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Tras repetidos accidentes que contaminaron las fuentes de agua y causaron daño en la salud de la población del Valle del Huasco, las autoridades ambientales clausuraron definitivamente el proyecto binacional Pascua Lama, de Barrick Gold. La empresa...

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18 January 2018
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Author: Hélène Buzzetti, Le Devoir (Canada)

..[L]e nouvel ombudsman, qui déclenchera les enquêtes de son choix et aura le pouvoir de forcer les entreprises récalcitrantes à collaborer. Les outils de coercition qui seront mis à sa disposition n’ont cependant pas encore été dévoilés. Ottawa...

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17 January 2018

Barrick comments on creation of Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise

Author: Barrick Gold

At Barrick, we partner with host governments and communities to transform their natural resources into sustainable benefits and mutual prosperity. Relationships built on trust and respect are at the heart of our ability to operate successfully...

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17 January 2018

Trade Minister plans to confront CEOs over human-rights rules

Author: Bill Curry, The Globe and Mail (Canada)

...If the [CORE] watchdog is unable to obtain company records as part of an investigation, the government says it will be able to ask cabinet to approve an order in council compelling the company to hand over the files...The office will initially...

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8 January 2018
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Author: Diario de Cuyo (Argentina)

“La segunda multa millonaria a Barrick irá a proyectos productivos en comunidades”, 31 de diciembre de 2017...

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11 December 2017

Following abuses in Guatemala, Canadian NGOs propose a national human rights ombudsperson to oversee the mining sector

Author: National Observer (Canada)

“Raids, incarceration and decimated Indigenous land stains Canada's reputation in Guatemala”, 6 of December 2017...

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5 December 2017

Canada: Co.s urged by investors to disclose business risks from climate change

Author: Alexandra Posadzki, Globe & Mail (Canada)

“Business risk from climate change now top of mind for Canada’s corporate boards”, 22 Nov 2017...

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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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