Tag: Mining Companies

Mining kills 4 times More Workers than any other Job in Brazil
Brazil News

Mining kills 4 times More Workers than any other Job in Brazil

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on Tumblr

By: Marcio Zonta / Source: Brasil de Fato / The Dawn News / July, 11, 2016. Underreporting and negligence in the reporting of deaths further worsen problems in the mining industry. Minas Gerais and Pará —South-East and Northern Brazilian regions— are the states with the most probabilities of death while […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on Tumblr
Colombia: Mining and Migration
Analysis Colombia

Colombia: Mining and Migration

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on Tumblr

Could Latin Americans become the new refugees of a war waged on their natural resources? By: Juan Leonel Pérez and Antonio López Vélez / Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn News / July, 11, 2016. In Colombia, there are more than 5 million internally displaced, from different regions of the […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on Tumblr
Blood, Sweat and Tears: The Reality of Mining in Brazil
Analysis Brazil

Blood, Sweat and Tears: The Reality of Mining in Brazil

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on Tumblr

By: Marcio Zona / Source: Brasil De Fato / The Dawn News / July 4, 2016.   Mining is the activity that causes the greatest amount of death among workers in Brazil, as reported by the Ministry of Labour (MTE). In addition to mutilation, death and serious illness directly caused […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on Tumblr