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Tailings dams: NGOs push for better guarantees

It is now eighteen months since the disastrous collapse of the Vale tailings dam at Brumadinho. This has led to much soul-searching both by mining organisations and civil society on the way ahead. Not everyone is happy with progress made on the lessons learnt....

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Reforms for sustainable mining under debate

As we commented last week, the government recently published a report recommending reforms for sustainable mining in Peru. This past Thursday, on 25 June, the report was publicly presented and debated for the first time. Over 170 persons listened to the summary...

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