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Indonesia: Locals resist sand mining and construction of artificial islands due to potential harm to fish stocks and environment
Author: Wahyu Chandra & Rahmat Hardiansya, Mongabay
"Locals mount fierce resistance against sand mining, land reclamation in Makassar", 11 July 2017...
Vietnam: Residents challenge unregistered sand miners over fears of landslides & property damage -when challenged, some miners assault locals
"Sand exploitation out of control as violators threaten authorities", 06 July 2017...
Author: Sek Odom, Cambodia Daily
"Anarchist" Activist Flees Village for UN, Alleging Harassment", 13 June 2017...
Cambodian NGO engages Singaporean law firm to look into complicity of Singaporean entities in environmental destruction arising from sand mining
Author: Ariffin Sha, The Online Citizen
“Cambodian NGO engages local law firm to look into complicity of Singaporean Entities in ‘environmental destruction’ arising from Sand Mining”, 3 Jan 2017...
Cambodian NGO to sue Singaporean companies over alleged impacts of sand dredging on local livelihoods & environment
Author: The Independent (Singapore)
"Cambodian NGO engages local law firm to bring action against Singapore statutory boards and companies", 3 Jan 2017...
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Cambodia: Large-scale disparities in sand export data suggests smuggling, corruption & abuse of power behind sand dredging
Author: Alex Willemyns & Mech Dara, Phnom Penh Post
“Fresh sand controversy”, 2 Jan 2017...
Cambodia: Following reports of corruption, nearly 50 civil society organizations call on govt. to ban or severely restrict sand exports for environmental reasons
Author: Brooks Boliek, Radio Free Asia
"Sand Storm: $750 Million Worth of The Material is Unaccounted For in Cambodia", 2 Nov 2016...
Cambodia: Locals protest destruction of coastal resources from dredging sand for Singapore’s land reclamation projects
Author: Michele Penna, Christian Science Monitor
"Cambodia's villagers lose ground – literally – to Singapore's expansion", 21 Oct 2016...
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So. Africa: MRC pulls out of Xolobeni in Wild Coast; cites threats to peace and harmony of the local community
Author: Tony Carnie, IOL (South Africa)
"Mining firm pulls out of Wild Coast plan", 19 July 2016...
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