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URGENT: Máxima Acuña receives death threats from Yanacocha worker

Maxima Acuña de Chaupe, the human rights defender who has stood up to the world´s second largest gold producer and refused to leave her land, has received numerous death threats from a Yanacocha worker allegedly acting on orders from the company. 279 more words


World Bank Approves Largest Ever Guarantees for Ghana’s Energy Transformation

WASHINGTON, July 30 2015 – The World Bank’s Board of Directors today approved a record investment of $700 million in guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project – a transformational project that will help address the country’s serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and affordable natural gas for domestic power generation. 712 more words


Global Mining: World Coal Association calls on World Bank to recognise the critical role of coal in meeting global energy needs

LONDON – The World Coal Association (WCA) has today called on the World Bank to recognise the vital role of coal in bringing affordable, reliable electricity to hundreds of millions of people in developing and emerging economies.  402 more words

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DR Congo - Quality and Relevance of Secondary and Tertiary Education Project

The World Bank Board of Directors has recently approved the Quality and Relevance of Secondary and Tertiary Education Project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. 206 more words