Mining Offshore – Jurisdictions, That Is

May 13, 2016 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Economics & Taxation.

“The scandal is what’s legal.” – Edward Snowden The massive leak of secret banking information tagged “The Panama Papers” has made a lot of waves in the weeks since its contents started being made public, and they were renewed this week with the release of a searchable database of leaked material. Those waves may yet • Read More »

In Need of Repair: Acacia Mining’s Grievance Mechanism at North Mara Gold Mine, Tanzania

May 10, 2016 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Barrick GoldTanzaniaCorporate Social ResponsibilityHuman Rights.

RAID and MiningWatch Canada have engaged in extensive exchanges with Acacia Mining over the past two years about security and human rights concerns at the North Mara Gold Mine. Our organisations have been critical of the continuing high level of violence at the mine site and the lack of a transparent and effective remedy programme. • Read More »