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Stories of resistance: Mining-impacted communities bear witness

Across the globe, communities are creatively confronting the devastating impacts of London-based mining companies. On April 15, representatives from Asia, Africa and the Americas will share inspiring stories of resistance – from communities fighting for their very survival, to mine workers asserting their basic rights to just pay and conditions. Come and hear their tales, […]

Reforming Sierra Leone’s mining sector for economic growth

Adam Smith International (ASI) web reports say “has taken the lead in installing an international standard mining sector institutional and legal framework, and is transforming Government capacity to ensure effective mining sector governance.” The report claims “The resulting stability, institutional effectiveness and transparency has had, and continues to have, significant impact on investor confidence, economic […]