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Nigeria: Govt. declares pollution in Port Harcourt an emergency situation; temporarily shuts down a Chinese owned asphalt processing plant
Author: Tife Owolabi, Reuters (Nigeria)
"Nigeria declares pollution in southern city an emergency, closes plant", 14 Feb 2017...
Author: ENCA (South Africa)
"Mine worker killed in tram accident at South Deep", 16 Feb 2017...
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"Months after note ban, Centre revives changes to labour law that will affect over 50% of factories", 21 Feb 2017...
Ecuador: Court rules in favor of Afro-descendants, indigenous in first “rights of nature” lawsuit, but transfers blame from companies to State
Author: Julianne A. Hazlewood, Ph.D. and the Communities of La Chiquita and Guadualito
“Court issues ruling in world's first “rights of nature” lawsuit”- February 16, 2017...
Author: Responsible Mining Foundation
The Responsible Mining Index (RMI) Draft Methodology has been released for public comment. The Draft Methodology is available in full-length and summary versions; summaries are also available in French, Spanish, Chinese and Russian. The Responsible...