About 500 000 former and existing miners have now been given the opportunity to jointly sue 32 mining companies for damages in the millions of… Read More »Update: South Africa’s highest court allows class action case against Mining companies.
Farmers from five communities in Ghana have come forward and claimed that AngloGold has abused their human rights. The farmers claim that AngloGold did not… Read More »AngloGold Ashanti accused of ill-treatment of communities in Ghana.
Human Rights Violations in the DRC AngloGold Ashanti is developing a goldmine in the Ituri district of the DRC. Issues of potential environmental impacts, social… Read More »AngloGold Ashanti: construction starts in Ituri district, ignoring local population
Human Rights Violations in Ghana As only the most recent case, Kwame Eric of Binsere, a 23 year old man, was shot near Obuasi, Ghana,… Read More »AngloGold Ashanti: Security agencies engaged by mining company shooting at locals
Fraud and tax avoidance Tanzania Tanzania, located atop 45 million ounce of gold, economically valued at US$39 billion, is Africa’s third largest gold producer. Barrick… Read More »Barrick Gold and AngloGold Ashanti (AGA): profiting from deception and depriving Tanzania