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Freshwater Sources, Human Rights, Indigenous Rights, Mining | 10 February 2020

Preserving the legacy of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Heart of the World

Rising abruptly from Colombia’s Caribbean coast, the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta reaches 5,775 meters (18,946 ft.) at its highest points, the more

Mining | 30 January 2020

Towards the integration of biodiversity in Environmental Impact Assessments of Bolivia

This book presents a diagnostic evaluation of the degree to which biodiversity has been integrated in Bolivian EIAs applied in several economic more

Mining | 30 January 2020

La Colosa: A Death Foretold

Alternative report about the AngloGold Ashanti gold mining project in Cajamarca, Tolima, more

Mining | 30 January 2020

Guidebook for Evaluating Mining Project EIAs

The guidebook will help identify flaws in mining project plans, and explore ways that mining companies can reduce the public health hazards associated with more

Mining | 30 January 2020

Hardrock Mining: Acid Mine Drainage

Acid mine drainage is mining's most serious threat to water resources. A mine with acid drainage has the potential for long-term devastating impacts on rivers, streams and aquatic more

Mining | 28 January 2020

Predicting Water Quality at Hardrock Mines

Review of the methods and models used to predict water quality at hardrock mine sites, with an emphasis on the state of the art and on advantages and limitations of these more

Mining | 28 January 2020

Extractive Sectors and the Poor

This paper examines how states that rely on oil and mineral exports address the concerns of the more

Freshwater Sources, Mining, Public Participation, Toxic Pollution | 27 January 2020

Learning from Mendoza, Argentina: “Water is not negotiable

When citizens are aware of the importance of nature and the scale of the dangers it faces, they will not more

Mining | 27 January 2020

Dirty Metals: Mining, Communities and the Environment

This report will will explain how the mining of copper, tantalum, gold, platinum and other metals damages landscapes, pollutes water, and poisons more

Mining | 27 January 2020

Breaking New Ground: An Agenda for Change (Chapter 16)

Conclusions from the Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development project and an agenda that sets out actions for improving the mineral sector’s contribution to sustainable more


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