Extracting Resources. Fueling Abuses.

Oil, gas and mining industry operations too often go hand in hand with allegations of human rights abuses.

Extracting resources can contaminate the land, water and air affecting health and livelihoods. Local people are often excluded from economic benefits. In many cases, corporations operate without providing key information to communities while governments fail to provide legal means for people to hold companies accountable.

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The question is if these investigations will be truly impartial and will effectively address potential negligence on the part of the government, as well as industry.
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Shell must match the Nigerian government’s new commitment to tackle oil pollution in the Niger Delta by dramatically improving how it cleans up spills, Amnesty International said today.
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Nearly 80 per cent of U.S. public companies analyzed by human rights groups are failing to adequately check and disclose whether their products contain conflict minerals from Central Africa, a new...