Indigenous Rights, Labor and Conflict Resolution
Report on conflict minerals from the DRC with info on minging history, forms of slavery, public policy and strategic recomendatinos and courses of action. Free the Slaves 2011.
Inclusión de los Pueblos Indígenas, Comunidades Campesinas y Afrodescendientes en la Mineria Iberoamericana:
Investigacion con varios estudios de casos hecho por GECOMIN.
Tool for the prevention and resolution of conflicts related to mining. Published in English, Spanish and Portuguese. GECOMIN
This paper examines migration patterns in Ghana’s mining sector, and briefly highlights linkages between stages of mine development and migration flows. (2008)
Brazilian indigenous rights policy has been exclusionary. As a result indigenous people and their supporters have mobilised and politicised indigenous issues. 2000
Recent changes in the constitutional and legislative environment under which indigenous people hold or claim land and natural resource rights have triggered a number of processes and projects to demarcate, legalize,or otherwise consolidate indigenous lands. 2005
The history of a grassroots struggle against proposed mining projects in the Ecuadorian community of Junin. 2007
Impoverishment Risks, Risk Management, and Reconstruction: A Model of Population Displacement and Resettlement
The present paper outlines the Impoverishment Risks and Reconstruction (IRR) modelfor resettling displaced populations. Presented to the UN Symposium on Hydropower and Sustainable Development. Beijing 2000
Interesting document on importance of FPIC, including some examples, case studies and recommendations. AMAZON WATCH