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Climate Activists Outraged as Siemens Backs Adani Coal Mining Project in Australia Siemens has announced it will remain involved in a controversial coal mining project in Australia, despite massive environmental criticism as the country continues to be ravaged by bushfires.

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Coalition for Human Rights in Development Blog

Gretchen Gordon is Coordinator of the Coalition for Human Rights in Development, a Coalition of social movements, civil society organizations, and community groups working to ensure that all development finance institutions respect, protect, and fulfill human rights. Deepika Padmanabhan is

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UK urges GCM Resources to assess human rights impact of

The UK government has urged British company GCM Resources to assess how its planned coal mine in Bangladesh would affect the human rights of local people, and has condemned the company for breaching international guidelines on ethical corporate behaviour.

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World Geography Questions and Answers pdf By GK Planet Team Saturday, 27 May 2017 World and Physical Geography m.c.q. for Competitive Exams Download pdf

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The main goal is to stop or block the coal mining, coal burning and coal-fired generation which is responsible for so much many deaths and the massive destruction of our environment and nature. Support all the great movements and organisations working for a fast and effective coal exit! Clean air and a healthy environment are Human Rights, too.

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Mine Managers Manual Coal Mining Coal

In the coal mining industry, which is by nature, a destructive one, bad condition, roof falls, operational use may cause equipment failure, in addition to normal wear and tear on mechanical and electrical apparatus. With the new developments of mechanisation, greater emphasis is required for planned maintenance.

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Who should assess complaints under the OECD Guidelines

Who should assess complaints under the OECD Guidelines civil servants or independent experts? such as an open-pit coalmining project in a highly populated region of Bangladesh, where UN human rights experts have warned of the serious human rights violations that would occur,

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Extinction Rebellion The Emergency isn't going away

Oct 05, 2019 · Our lawyers advise that any attempt to remove essential well being-facilities, including first aid kits and essential sanitation, would be an abuse of police powers and an unlawful attempt to frustrate the exercise of the fundamental rights of freedom of assembly and freedom of expression.

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A British mining company proposes the Phulbari open pit coal mine in an agriculturally important region of Bangladesh. Highly contested by affected populations, clashes in 2006 between the police

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A Foreign Direct Investment ("FDI") in Bangladesh Stock

Oct 15, 2006 · The recent successful peoples struggle at Phulbari in Dinajpur district of Bangladesh against a rapacious Foreign Direct Investment ("FDI") open-pit coal mining project is of great importance, and deserves more notice than has been given by our press.

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Hot dry weather threatens B.C. gold-copper mine

The Mount Milligan mine is one of two flagship assets in the Centerra Gold portfolio. The other is the Kumtor Mine, which is located in the Kyrgyz Republic. Located about 120 kilometres northwest of Prince George in central B.C., Mount Milligan is a conventional truck-shovel, open pit copper and gold mine.

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How corporations rule part 4 Anglo-American Friends of

This is exemplified through the case of the British-South African company Anglo American, which this report examines from its activities at the world's biggest open-pit coal mine in Cerrejón, in La Guajira,Colombia, all the way up to its lobbying at the UNFCCC. Publisher Friends

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ETHNIKKA's mission is to share, divulge and promote the knowledge of the different cultural groups that inhabit our planet, from every continent, religion and origin, to better understand the treasure of human diversity. ETHNIKKA Keeping ethnic Knowledge alive

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Colombian Constitutional Court Orders Mining Company to

Aug 20, 2016 · Photo A statue of a coffee farmer in the town of Pisba, Boyacá, near where locals have been protesting irresponsible mining that threatens the local water supply. (Credit Roapolice) The woman's claim — an acción de tutela — alleged that the operations would violate her fundamental rights to life and health. Without a mitigation plan, solid waste from the the planned exploration, according to

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The Coal NaTioN MAFIADOC.COM

The politics of coal in India unexpectedly took an interesting turn in March 2012, when the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) office accused the Government of India of allocating coal blocks in an inefficient manner during the period 20049, resulting in considerable loss of revenue for the nation.

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Rights of the Adibashis Ain o Salish Kendra(ASK)Ain o

It was also a unique document being the first since the foundation of Bangladesh to recognize the rights of the Adibashis ('tribal' in the original text). There has, however, been a troublesome legacy of sporadic strife between the Adibashis and the Bangali 'settlers', which may have been exacerbated by

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Jul 10, 2019 · In Hpakant, a pool of mine waste burst in April, flooding a nearby open pit mine and killing 54 workers. Pollution caused by the coal-powered Alpha Cement Factory in Mandalay led to protests that were violently suppressed by authorities.

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Bangladesh open-pit coal mine threatens fundamental rights, warn [28 February 2012] GENEVA "The Government of Bangladesh must ensure that any policy concerning open-pit coal mining includes robust safeguards to protect human

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Universal Coal announces Eloff project mining right granded

Dec 19, 2018 · The Eloff Mining Company hosts the Eloff Coal Project and Universal Coal effectively holds 49% of Eloff. The Eloff Mining Right covers an area of 8,168Ha, in addition to surface rights

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Undermining development forced eviction in Bangladesh

up a rights-based approach to challenge projects that threaten to forcibly evict them and destroy their homes and livelihoods in the name of development. In northwest Bangladesh one such movement has successfully stalled the excavation of an immense open pit coal mine, known as the Phulbari Coal Project, for over six years.

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Bangladesh open-pit coal mine threatens fundamental rights, warn [28 February 2012] GENEVA "The Government of Bangladesh must ensure that any policy concerning open-pit coal mining includes robust safeguards to protect human

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in Bangladesh, where Auchan and Carrefour, amongst others, operated; proceedings fundamental rights throughout their entire value chain, and in the companies they control. In general, multinationals are The Djoungo open-pit quarry is operated by a subcontractor from

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Phulbari-news July 2008

The media release calls upon the Australian government not to support the Asian Development Bank in matters of Phulbari coal mine on the plea that the project would adversely affect the global,climate as and when Bangladesh mines and uses its coal for itself.

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Climate Change and its Effect on Indigenous People COHA

Climate Change and its Effect on Indigenous People June 27, 2017 November 21, La Guajira is home to the continent's largest open-pit coal mine. [v] El Cerrejón mine is co-owned by BHP Billiton, Anglo American, and Xstrata, which are among the largest mining companies in the world. This consortium is no stranger to the region, as it has

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Open-pit mining

open pit mining Open-pit mining, also known as opencast mining and open-cut mining, refers to a method of extracting rock or minerals from the earth by their removal from an open pit or borrow. The term is used to differentiate this form of mining from extractive methods that require tunneling into

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Nov 18, 2015 · In northwestern Bangladesh, a planned coal mine at Phulbari threatens 130,000 people with relocation. Some 220,000 people fear losing their supply of clean water. Residents have been demonstrating against the mine ever since the plans were announced. In 2006, the Bangladesh Rifles, a paramilitary force, killed three people and wounded over 100

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Previous year Mains Topic-wise Questions LAEX

Nov 06, 2018 · The protests in Shahbag Square in Dhaka in Bangladesh reveal a fundamental split in society between the nationalists and Islamic forces. What is its significance for India? .(2013) 3.

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Surround GCM's AGM! Surround the dirty coal miners!

The company, GCM Resources, is desperately moving to implement an immense open pit coal mine in northwest Bangladesh, forcibly displacing an estimated 130, 000 people and destroying the homes, lands, and water sources of as many as 220,000 people.

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India court ruling threatens $47bn of coal projects

Sep 03, 2014 · India's top court ruled allocation of coal mines to companies since 1993 as illegal, spurring concerns any cancellation may hurt economic growth. In August, India's high court said that successive governments gave rights to mine coal to state and private companies in a style that was 'not f

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Coal Energy True Bangladesh News

Special Correspondent. The government on Monday requested Germany to assist Bangladesh to extract coal by the open-pit mining method. The commerce minister, Faruk Khan, called upon the German ambassador, Holger Michael, to provide some expert advice as the government is still in doubt about the possible impact of open-pit mining on the environment.

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