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So. Africa: AngloGold Ashanti engages unions on plans to lay off over 800 workers; union says agreement reached to halt retrenchments
AngloGold Ashanti is reportedly engaged in talks with unions to lay off more than 800 workers at its South African operations. The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) confirmed on Friday last week that it had received notice from AngloGold of a plan...
Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin: Corporate legal accountability & haze in Indonesia
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...
- Related in-depth areas: Mitigation
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Author: Pete Lewis, GroundUp (South Africa)
"Setback for gold miners’ silicosis claims", 22 Sep 2016...
So. Africa: Gold mining companies appeal to Supreme Court over class action decision in silicosis lawsuit
Author: Cecilia Jamasmie, Mining.com
“South African gold firms file plea to appeal lung disease class action”, 15 Jul 2016...
Author: Sarika Doodnath, Helen Suzman Foundation (So. Africa)
…The silicosis and tuberculosis case was brought in 2004 and it and has still not been resolved. However, the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has agreed to the first class action for sick employees in South Africa, allowing these workers to...
Author: Franny Rabkin, Business Day Live (So. Africa)
“Gold mining companies refused leave to appeal silicosis judgment”, 24 Jun 2016...