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Conga Project - Wikipedia

The Conga Mine is a project of Minera Yanacocha, a company mainly owned by Newmont Mining Corporation and Buenaventura, a Peruvian mining company, and the International Finance Corporation, the private-lending arm of the World Bank. It was expected to yield 680,000 ounces of gold and 235 million pounds of copper per year for the first five years.

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BankTrack – Minas Conga mining project

Located in the mountainous Cajamarca region in Northern Peru, Minas Conga is a large scale gold and copper mining project, aiming at the extraction of approximately 1.085 million tons of mineral and waste rock from two open pits. During its 19-year life span, it is expected to produce an estimated 11,6 million ounces of gold and 3 billion pounds of copper, amounting to a value of USD 28.6 ...

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Conga - Earthworks

Jun 28, 2021  Conga. Just 24 kilometers from Yanacocha, the Conga mine is Newmont’s latest effort to expand its gold mining operations in Peru. Having seemingly failed to learn from the controversy it faced in Yanacocha, Newmont initially developed the mine without obtaining the free, prior and informed consent of the local community.

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Conga mining project, Peru EJAtlas

Apr 01, 2019  Conga mining project, Peru. Massive social opposition managed to suspend the giant mining project in 2012. However, it is still in the government's agenda and new mining concessions are given close by. Alert is still high. Description: El Proyecto Conga es un proyecto minero de la empresa Minera Yanacocha S.R.L., la cual tiene como socios el ...

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Minas Conga mining project - BankTrack

where the Conga project is located. It is small-scale agriculture largely for self-consumption, along with livestock farming for marketing of dairy products. Mining, on the other hand, employs only 1,5 percent of the regional population. Due to the Conga project, hundreds of residents of the project area are about to lose their livelihood.

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CONGA NO VA - Columbia Law School

The proposed Conga mining project is not a viable way for the World Bank and the In-ternational Finance Corporation (IFC) to meet their goals of promoting sustainable develop-ment in the Cajamarca region of Peru. The project poses a grave threat to fundamental human rights and the environment.

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Conga Mining Project As reported by Amnesty International ...

Conga Mining Project As reported by Amnesty International 59 Sixteen community leaders claiming rights to a healthy environment and to territory in the context of the Conga mining project in the Cajamarca region, Peru, were indicted for aggravated abduction and subsidiary charges of coercion. Additionally, one of the leaders was accused of insulting national symbols (ultraje a símbolos de la ...

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Peru's Conga Mine Conflict: Cajamarca Won't Capitulate

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Dear Newmont Shareholders: It’s Time to End the Conga Mine ...

Apr 30, 2018  Newmont finally removed the Conga mine from its project pipeline in 2016 due in large part to the protests. However, the company has continued to lay the groundwork for the project – including stationing security personnel to monitor Chaupe’s homestead and fighting her in court – despite the conflict and community opposition it has ...

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Community opposition forces Newmont to abandon Conga ...

Apr 18, 2016  Newmont Mining Corp’s (NYSE:NEM), the world’s 2nd largest gold miner, is walking away from its $5 billion Conga copper and gold project in Peru after year of relentless community opposition.

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Conga Mining Project (Cajamarca, Peru). International ...

The Conga Mining Project is located at the Andes range, with an average elevation over 4000 m above sea level, east of Yanacocha Mine and 73 km northeast of the city of Cajamarca (Fernández Rubio, López García, Martins Carvalho, 2012). The owner of the project is Minera Yanacocha S.R.L.

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Minas Conga mining project - BankTrack

where the Conga project is located. It is small-scale agriculture largely for self-consumption, along with livestock farming for marketing of dairy products. Mining, on the other hand, employs only 1,5 percent of the regional population. Due to the Conga project, hundreds of residents of the project area are about to lose their livelihood.

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Conga Mining Project in Peru: Are Legality And Viability ...

Sep 13, 2012  by Ricardo Morel “Conga [mining project] will go ahead with or without social license” – announced Peru’s Prime Minister in early June, after more than a year of intense disputes between the national government and the regional government over the viability of the US$4.8 billion mining project in Cajamarca, northern Peru.The case of Conga project continues to dominate the national ...

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Stop the Conga mining project! - Avaaz

A mining company with a questionable reputation: The Conga project will be an extension of Minera Yanacocha, whose shareholders are Newmont Mining Corporation, Compañía Buenaventure and the IFC of the World Bank. Yanacocha already has a 19 year history of mining operations in Cajamarca, with a long record of social and environmental conflicts.

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Reporting on the conflict between the mega mining project ...

Emperatriz is one of 4 mothers, and one of 16 environmental and human rights defenders who are facing long prison sentences for protesting against the Conga Mining Project

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Governing new mining projects in D. R. Congo. A view from ...

Jan 01, 2020  At the project’s start, like almost all new mining companies in Congo, Shaba Mining negotiated a global salary with the workers on an individual basis, without taking into account the Congolese labour code, which imposes a job classification with a salary scale for each category of worker 10. This practice exposed the company to the risk of ...

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Zijin Mining's Kakula Copper Mine is about to reach ...

Aug 13, 2021  Zijin Mining's Congo (Kinshasa) Kamoa-Kakula Phase I concentrator with an annual processing capacity of 3.8 million tons of ore exceeded 80% of the designed capacity for 7 consecutive days, and the recovery rate was close to 82%. It has gradually moved towards design. Steady-state production capacity.

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Petition Help Maxima and her family in their fight ...

This project would destroy the mountain lakes which provide clean water to the communities in the zone, to extract gold, copper and silver. In 1994 Máxima bought the land where she currently lives with her family. In 2011 she refused to sell it to Yanacocha for the Conga mining project.

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Maxima Acuña-Atalaya v. Newmont Mining Corp. EarthRights ...

In 2011, Newmont’s Board of Directors approved Conga, a controversial US$4.8 billion mining project, which engendered strong local opposition – including from the Cajamarca Regional Government – due to concerns about the mine’s impacts on local water supplies.

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Congo-Brazzaville Mining Industry Newswire - EIN Presswire

Aug 03, 2021  Avima to Fight Latest Attempts by Sangha Mining to Illegally Seize Control of Avima's Project. BRAZZAVILLE, REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO, July 1, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire⁩/ -- Avima Iron Ore Limited ("Avima"), whose mining license was illegally expropriated by the Republic of the Congo ("Congo"), notes the signing of a memorandum .

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Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

The mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo plays a significant role in the world's supply of cobalt, copper, diamond, tantalum, tin, gold and produces over 70% of globally produced cobalt. It is the Democratic Republic of the Congo 's largest source

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China’s DR Congo hydropower projects: a win-win deal or ...

Jun 12, 2021  Work on the US$660 million Busanga Hydropower Station began in 2017 and once completed the project will provide power to a major mining project, Sicomines, in

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Mining Indaba - 5 of Africa’s hottest mining projects ...

Oct 02, 2019  Africa’s top mining projects Tendao gold project – Democratic Republic of Congo Northeast DRC is a region rich in gold, with multi-million-ounce operations, including the massive Kibali gold project. The undeveloped Tendao is the latest DRC development to gain attention, ready to add to the nation’s precious metal output. ...

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Aussie companies stripped of iron ore projects in Africa

Dec 21, 2020  Sangha Mining has also been awarded permits and licences for iron ore projects that were stripped from ASX-listed Equatorial Resources and privately-owned Core Mining Congo.

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BankTrack – Minas Conga mining project

Located in the mountainous Cajamarca region in Northern Peru, Minas Conga is a large scale gold and copper mining project, aiming at the extraction of approximately 1.085 million tons of mineral and waste rock from two open pits. During its 19-year life span, it is expected to produce an estimated 11,6 million ounces of gold and 3 billion pounds of copper, amounting to a value of USD 28.6 ...

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Conga - Earthworks

Jun 28, 2021  Conga. Just 24 kilometers from Yanacocha, the Conga mine is Newmont’s latest effort to expand its gold mining operations in Peru. Having seemingly failed to learn from the controversy it faced in Yanacocha, Newmont initially developed the mine without obtaining the free, prior and informed consent of the local community.

More

Conga Mining Project (Cajamarca, Peru). International ...

The Conga Mining Project is located at the Andes range, with an average elevation over 4000 m above sea level, east of Yanacocha Mine and 73 km northeast of the city of Cajamarca (Fernández Rubio, López García, Martins Carvalho, 2012). The owner of the project is Minera Yanacocha S.R.L.

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Conga Mining Project As reported by Amnesty International ...

Conga Mining Project As reported by Amnesty International 59 Sixteen community leaders claiming rights to a healthy environment and to territory in the context of the Conga mining project in the Cajamarca region, Peru, were indicted for aggravated abduction and subsidiary charges of coercion. Additionally, one of the leaders was accused of insulting national symbols (ultraje a símbolos de la ...

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Minas Conga mining project - BankTrack

where the Conga project is located. It is small-scale agriculture largely for self-consumption, along with livestock farming for marketing of dairy products. Mining, on the other hand, employs only 1,5 percent of the regional population. Due to the Conga project, hundreds of residents of the project area are about to lose their livelihood.

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Conga mining project, Peru EJAtlas

Apr 01, 2019  Conga mining project, Peru. Massive social opposition managed to suspend the giant mining project in 2012. However, it is still in the government's agenda and new mining concessions are given close by. Alert is still high. Description: El Proyecto Conga es un proyecto minero de la empresa Minera Yanacocha S.R.L., la cual tiene como socios el ...

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CONGA NO VA - Columbia Law School

The proposed Conga mining project is not a viable way for the World Bank and the In-ternational Finance Corporation (IFC) to meet their goals of promoting sustainable develop-ment in the Cajamarca region of Peru. The project poses a grave threat to fundamental human rights and the environment.

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Conga Project - Wikipedia

The Conga Mine is a project of Minera Yanacocha, a company mainly owned by Newmont Mining Corporation and Buenaventura, a Peruvian mining company, and the International Finance Corporation, the private-lending arm of the World Bank. It was expected to yield 680,000 ounces of gold and 235 million pounds of copper per year for the first five years.

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Community opposition forces Newmont to abandon Conga ...

Apr 18, 2016  Newmont Mining Corp’s (NYSE:NEM), the world’s 2nd largest gold miner, is walking away from its $5 billion Conga copper and gold project in Peru after year of relentless community opposition.

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Final report on Newmont’s $4.8 billion Conga gold project ...

Apr 17, 2012  The long-awaited and twice-postponed report from international experts on the environmental impact study (EIS) for Newmont and Buenaventura’s US$4.8 billion copper-gold project, the Conga mine ...

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Reporting on the conflict between the mega mining project ...

Emperatriz is one of 4 mothers, and one of 16 environmental and human rights defenders who are facing long prison sentences for protesting against the Conga Mining Project. (Photo: Celendin Continue reading →

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Stop the Conga mining project! - Avaaz

A mining company with a questionable reputation: The Conga project will be an extension of Minera Yanacocha, whose shareholders are Newmont Mining Corporation, Compañía Buenaventure and the IFC of the World Bank. Yanacocha already has a 19 year history of mining operations in Cajamarca, with a long record of social and environmental conflicts.

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Conga mining project, Peru EJAtlas

Conga mining project, Peru Description: El Proyecto Conga es un proyecto minero de la empresa Minera Yanacocha S.R.L., la cual tiene como socios el Newmont Mining Corporation (Estados Unidos), Minas Buenaventura (Peru) y la Corporación Financiera Internacional originalmente.

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Conga Mining Project in Peru: Are Legality And Viability ...

Sep 13, 2012  by Ricardo Morel “Conga [mining project] will go ahead with or without social license” – announced Peru’s Prime Minister in early June, after more than a year of intense disputes between the national government and the regional government over the viability of the US$4.8 billion mining project in Cajamarca, northern Peru.The case of Conga project continues to dominate the national ...

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