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BCL [Rio Tinto] awareness not going well

Romulus Masiu | Post Courier

THE proposed Bougainville Copper Limited (BCL) bel kol awareness currently underway throughout Central Bougainville is not going down well with some locals. 118 more words

Papua New Guinea

MCC, Newcrest and Harmony Gold refuse entry to government appointed Commission

Mines refuse entry to team

Post Courier

AN infight among government agencies resulted in the Constitutional Law Reform Commission being barred access by three mining companies into their sites. 274 more words

Papua New Guinea

Constitutional Commission calls for ban on river and marine waste dumping

CONSTITUTIONAL & LAW REFORM COMMISSION ON DISPOSAL LAWS

EMTV

The Constitutional and Law Reform Commission is pushing for a ban on deep sea and river tailings placement in Papua New Guinea. 375 more words

Papua New Guinea

Commission wants river dumping of mine tailings banned

Kwa: Ban disposal method

Rosalyn Albaniel | Post Courier

ONE of 19 recommendations that will be put to the government in a report by the Constitutional Law Reform Commission (CLRC) is the total banning of riverine tailings disposal. 361 more words

Papua New Guinea

ABG to make another attempt to pass controversial new Mining Law

SPEAKER RECALLS PARLIAMENT TO MEET

Jennifer Nkui | New Dawn 

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Andrew Miriki today issued a notice calling the House to meet on August 6, 2014. 153 more words

Papua New Guinea

Environmental Damage - The True Cost Of Mining

Mining company Orica has been fined $750 000 for a series of chemical spills at its Kooragang Island and Port Botany facilities. The Land and Environment Court handed down the fine relating to seven incidents which took place between October 2010 and December 2011. 784 more words

Science & Technology

The Pacific History they don't teach at school...

… because they want us to be dependent on their mining, logging and oil and gas companies.

… because they don’t want us to stay true to our own Pacific Ways. 171 more words

Environmental Impact