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  1. Human Rights Violations, Water Contamination Alleged At Colombia Mine

    25 Jun 2020- 06:04 by Staff- Water Diplomat LA GUIJIRA, Colombia The indigenous Wayuu communities of Colombia have launched an urgent appeal for the UN Human Rights Council to intervene in an alleged human rights crisis caused by operations of the Cerrejo ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:33

  2. WWF Analyses Mining Sector Water Risk

    6 Feb 2020- 06:13 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAPE TOWN, South Africa New analysis from environmental NGO WWF reports that the extractives sector suffered water-related financial losses of over $20 Billion USD in 2018, measuring operational risk (too much an ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:08

  3. Australia: Indigenous Mining Town Residents Demand Blood Tests After Lead Found in Water

    23 Apr 2018- 10:04 by Local Press Report BORROLOOLA NT Australian Broadcasting Company Indigenous residents in the Northern Territory mining town of Borroloola are calling on the Health Department to blood test families, amid revelations their water suppl ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2018 - 10:04

  4. Glencore Serving as Bulk Water Service Provider

    4 Nov 2016- 12:39 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG Witbank News With most areas around the city experiencing water problems, various stakeholders are stepping up to assist the municipality to find a solution to the crisis. Glencore is the newest company ...

    Local Press Report - 11/04/2016 - 12:39

  5. Miner Anglo American Inaugurates $100 Million Desal Plant in Chile

    19 Nov 2014- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile UK-headquartered multinational mining company Anglo American Plc last week inaugurated its $100 million USD desalination plant at the Mantoverde mine in Chile’s Atacama region. According to Ang ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/19/2014 - 10:47

  6. Chile's Patagonia Region Still Threatened by Hyrdopower

    27 Aug 2014- 09:42 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Inter Press Service After its victory in a nearly decade-long struggle against HidroAysén, a project that would have built five large hydroelectric dams on wilderness rivers, Chile’s Patagonia region is ge ...

    Local Press Report - 08/27/2014 - 09:42

  7. Peru’s Aqualogy to Provide Wastewater Treatment Plants for Glencore Mining Operations in Lima

    6 Jun 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Peruvian water and environmental company Aqualogy announced last week that it has won a contract to build three industrial wastewater treatment plants for Anglo-Swiss mining firm Glencore’s operation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/06/2014 - 10:19

  8. Glencore Subsidaries Violate Human, Environmental Rights in Congo

    23 Apr 2012- 10:16 by Local Press Report KATANGA Swissinfo.ch Full Story- Companies in which the Swiss-based commodities giant Glencore is the majority shareholder are violating human and environmental rights in Congo, a new report says. The report says t ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 16:43