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What’s Missing in Election Commitments to Stoke Ontario’s Ring of Fire?

May 27, 2014 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: CliffsOntarioEconomic DevelopmentEconomics & TaxationEnvironmentImpact on CommunitiesIndigenous Rights.

Like moths to a flame, Ontario’s political leaders have been circling the potential mining developments known as the Ring of Fire during the 2014 election campaign. Advancing development in the area received ink in the Liberal, NDP, and PC platforms and was a focal point of yesterday’s northern leaders debate. The Liberal platform continues their • Read More »

Canadian Mining Investment Benefits Eritrea’s Repressive Regime

May 21, 2014 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Nevsun ResourcesEritreaCorporate Social ResponsibilityHuman Rights.

Last week saw a sensational headline in Canadian Business Magazine: The slaves of Eritrea: Canadian mining company Nevsun has been accused of using forced labour to build a mine in Eritrea. How could something like that happen in the modern business world? The news wasn’t so much the allegations, now a couple of years old, • Read More »