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Australian-Canadian mining company OceanaGold …

2021-4-22 · A 2007 report by Oxfam Australia''s mining ombudsman reported allegations that OceanaGold had benefited from the forceful acquisition of the Didipio land. The Philippine Commission on Human Rights 2011 report found that OceanaGold had violated human rights by illegally demolishing at least 187 houses in Didipio, without a court order and ...

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NGOs question Australia''s Mining for Development ...

2013-5-16 · Oxfam Australia''s Mining Advocacy Advisory Serena Lilywhite hopes the initiative will succeed, but says the development aspects much remain the focus.

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Australian mining companies undermine Australian peace ...

2021-8-31 · A new report from Oxfam Community Aid Abroad.. tails community complaints of human rights abuses and environmental degradation as a result of Australian mining companies operations in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, [Peru] and the Philippines.. tween 2002-03, Oxfam Community Aid Abroad''s Mining Ombudsman investigated eight cases involving Australian-listed mining companies Climax Mining…

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Oxfam Australia

Oxfam Australia (ABN: 18 055 208 636) is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient. Donations of $2 or more to Oxfam are tax deductible in Australia. Oxfam Australia is a member of the Oxfam International confederation. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY. Oxfam Australia acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the original ...

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Miners falling short on Indigenous consultation: Oxfam ...

2013-5-17 · A major aid agency says Australia''s resources companies are not being open enough about how they gain the consent of Indigenous land owners at their overseas mining projects. A study by Oxfam ...

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Oxfam Australia | Australian Water Partnership

Oxfam Australia is a humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation affiliated to the Oxfam Confederation of 20 organisations operating in over 90 countries. This includes engagement in water-related industries: developing …

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Australian Centre for Geomechanics | Conference Paper: …

OXFAM Australia 2005b, Mining Ombudsman Case Report: Marinduque Island, S Lowe & L Vettori (eds), Fitzroy, Australia. The Futures Group International 2004, Engineering, health and environmental issues related to mining on Marinduque: …

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CAA-Oxfam Ombudsman Mining Report

CAA-Oxfam Ombudsman Mining Report. Published by MAC on 2003-09-24. CAA-Oxfam Australia recently released its annual Ombudman''s report on mining. This covers community issues around the Didipio and Marinduque mines (Philippines), Tolukuma (Papua New Guinea/PNG), Tintaya and the Tintaya-Hinipampa talings dam (Peru) and Indo Muro, Kelian …

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Mining | Oxfam Australia

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Oxfam: Abuses by Australian mining firms in Indonesia ...

2021-9-25 · Oxfam: Abuses by Australian mining firms in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Peru & Philippines. Story Timeline Council criticises mining watchdog proposal Date: 18 Sep 2003 Content Type: Article; Australian mining companies undermine Australian peace aims Date: 16 …

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OceanaGold in the Philippines

2018-10-29 · OceanaGold Corporation (OceanaGold), an Australian-Canadian company,1 is one of dozens of transnational mining companies in the Philippines that have been reaping profits by mining gold, silver, copper, and other minerals. Its underground Didipio Gold and Copper Mine

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Senator calls for laws to reform Australian mining in ...

A mining expert with Oxfam Australia, Serena Lillywhite, told ICIJ that the Australian government should do more to regulate mining companies operating in Africa. "Fatal Extraction has shown that for too long Australian mining companies active in Africa have really flown under the radar, ...

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Mining, resettlement and lost livelihoods: a case study ...

2015-7-21 · Download the report ''Mining, Resettlement and Lost Livelihoods: Listening to the voices of resettled communities in Mualadzi, Mozambique'' here. Serena Lillywhite is Mining Advocacy Advisor at Oxfam Australia. Contact her at [email protected]

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Oxfam welcomes mining aid initiative

2011-10-26 · According to Oxfam director Andrew Hewett, with around 300 Australian companies operating in Africa alone, the program is timely. "Mining is a challenging industry.

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Mining Ombudsman Case Report: Tolukuma Gold Mine

2019-9-3 · The Mining Ombudsman project In the past few decades, the Australian mining industry has increased its activity in economically developing countries in the Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Americas. Australian mining operations are increasingly impacting on poor and vulnerable communities – the same communities that Oxfam Community Aid

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Sale of Tolukuma Gold Mine by ...

2007-9-11 · For years, Oxfam Australia has worked directly with people affected by the mining operation in PNG as well as community representatives to ensure Tolukuma Gold Mine and Emperor respond appropriately to community concerns. ''Importantly, recently we had achieved from TGM and Emperor a common understanding of the importance of resolving the ...

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Australian Mining Companies Digging A Deadly Footprint …

2015-7-8 · "Mining is a risky and dangerous business, but in Australia we have the protection of trade unions and robust laws to prevent the risk of fatalities, violence and conflict," says Serena Lilywhite, mining advocacy coordinator at Oxfam Australia…

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Women, communities and mining

2019-8-29 · or withhold free, prior and informed consent to mining activities. Oxfam Australia believes that private sector investment can be a driver of economic growth and poverty reduction, provided appropriate regulations and controls exist. However, without adherence to

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Oxfam Australia

2019-3-7 · mining sector clearly demonstrates the need for greater transparency and accountability by Australian mining companies operating offshore, and particularly when doing business in weak governance and conflict zones. Oxfam Australia recognises the key role and responsibility of the Australian Government to foster sustainable development and business

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Impacts of Mining | Oxfam Australia

Oxfam Resources. Oxfam has undertaken research into the impacts of resettlement on communities. Our report, ''Mining, Resettlement and Lost Livelihoods: Listening to the voices of resettled communities in Mualadzi, …

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Oxfam says mining companies failing to gain consent from ...

2013-5-17 · A major aid agency says Australia''s mining companies are failing to get the consent of Indigenous communities at their overseas mining projects. Oxfam Australia says Rio Tinto was the only one of ...

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Community grievance mechanisms and Australian …

2019-1-8 · mechanisms in mining and related sectors, and human rights principles and guidelines for business. The research also encompassed a visit to the Oxfam Australia head office to understand the current Ombudsman model. Largely due to time and budget constraints, no consultations or site visits were undertaken with mining companies to understand

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2021-9-16 · UNSW Australia knows what it takes to create future leaders. Ranked 43rd in the world and 27th for graduate employability (QS 2019), we are also the number one choice among Australia''s top 30 employers (LinkedIn 2015).

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New mining policy could reduce poverty | Media Oxfam …

2017-10-31 · Labor''s policy announced today that would require large Australian oil, gas and mining companies to reveal tax and other payments made to government authorities in the countries in which they operate has the potential to reduce poverty, and the Federal Government should match it, according to Oxfam Australia.

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Mining | Media Oxfam Australia

2018-6-18 · 31 OCT 2017 New mining policy could reduce poverty. Labor''s policy announced today that would require large Australian oil, gas and mining companies to reveal tax and other payments made to government authorities in the countries in which they operate has the potential to reduce poverty, and the Federal Government should match it, according to Oxfam Australia.

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mining | Oxfam Australia

2014-10-31 · Oxfam Australia; mining. Tag: mining. 10 NOV 2015 Women''s right to decide: why oil, gas, and mining companies aren''t doing enough, and how that can change. Oxfam''s Community Consent Index looks at the public commitments of 38 oil, gas, and mining companies in relation to women''s participation and decision-making in projects. The results ...

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Oxfam told a big, fat lie about Perseus Mining! | 3NEWS

2019-8-6 · Oxfam told a big, fat lie about Perseus Mining (Ghana) Ltd. Come again, Oxfam! By Frank Horton The writer is the CEO of MERCTON RESOURCES, a top-notch company that provides varied services to mining companies in the West African sub-region.]]>

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Mining | Oxfam Australia

Mining. Many of the world''s mining giants call Australia home. In recent years, Australia has profited from a global mining boom which has seen the industry increase its activities both here and overseas. More and more, the Australian mining …

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Oxfam Australia: Gas is a very unstable ...

2020-6-24 · Oxfam Australia Chief Executive Lyn Morgain said the briefing paper, "Australia''s energy future & the recovery from COVID-19", showed gas was a very unstable foundation on which to rebuild an economy and build a better future.

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Oxfam calls for probe into mine bribe claims

2007-10-1 · Oxfam wants the Australian Federal Police to investigate allegations that a Melbourne-based mining company has bribed officials in the Philippines in order to develop a gold and copper mine.