Malawi: New Law Brings Mining Communities Hope
As Malawi's government promotes investment in mining and resource extraction, ordinary Malawians have been struggling to access information on the impact of mining operations on… Read more »
Malawi: Information Bill Aids Mining Communities
Malawi's recently passed information bill could help communities affected by the extractive industries get information about related environmental, health, and safety risks, Human… Read more »
September 30, 2016
Malawi: The Failed Promise of Mining Embitters Malawians
Malita had high hopes when she first heard that foreign and domestic companies would start mining in her area of Malawi. The government and the companies promised jobs, better… Read more »
September 27, 2016
Malawi: Mining Puts Residents At Risk
Malawi's government has failed to protect the rights and livelihoods of people living in nascent mining communities, Human Rights Watch said today in a report released on eve of… Read more »
Malawi: Witness - 'The Mining Company Brought Me Problems'
Nagomba E. is no longer young; her hip is giving her trouble and her back is stooped from years of bending over her corn and rice fields. Yet every morning, at the crack of dawn,… Read more »
May 10, 2016
Africa: Civil Society Statement At the 10th Forum On Responsible Mineral Supply Chains
National and international civil society organisations working to advance transparency and accountability in supply chains welcome this 10th Joint Forum on Responsible Mineral… Read more »
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