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The Military Operation Green Brazil in the Amazon Is Ending. The Order Now Is Results-Based Environmentalism

Brazzil 10 Apr 2021
Deforestation rates remain high, as pointed out by Greenpeace, and a huge black market for public lands is thriving, including areas being illegally bought and sold within Indigenous territories ... Meanwhile, prosecutors are investigating the use of a military plane to take illegal miners to meetings at the presidential palace in November 2020 ... .
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GIADEC vows to mine bauxite safely

Ghana Web 09 Apr 2021
... and legal and illegal logging. He added that the greatest threat to the forest may not be the entry of legal mining companies, who will preserve and restore the environment as required by regulation, but rather the activities of illegal miners, which have worsened over the years.
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WATCH: Pilot survives 38 days in Amazon jungle after plane crash

Independent online (SA) 09 Apr 2021
Sena, 36, was hired to fly a cargo run from the northern town of Alenquer to an illegal gold mine in the rainforest, known as the "California." ... "I never wanted to (work for an illegal mine), but that was the option I had if I wanted to put food on the table." ... I'll never fly for illegal miners again.".
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Pilot survives 38 days in Amazon jungle after crash

Khaleej Times 09 Apr 2021
Sena, 36, was hired to fly a cargo run from the northern town of Alenquer to an illegal gold mine in the rainforest, known as the "California." ... "I never wanted to (work for an illegal mine), but that was the option I had if I wanted to put food on the table." ... I'll never fly for illegal miners again."
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Brazilian pilot survives 38 days in Amazon after crash

Urdu Point 09 Apr 2021
Sena, 36, was hired to fly a cargo run from the northern town of Alenquer to an illegal gold mine in the rainforest, known as the "California." ... "I never wanted to (work for an illegal mine), but that was the option I had if I wanted to put food on the table." ... I'll never fly for illegal miners again.".
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Authorities foil illegal transportation of Nephrite

Urdu Point 08 Apr 2021
... to KP CM on Minerals Development, Arif Ahmadzai has commended the timely action of the Minerals Department authorities against illegal transportation of the mineral resource.
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Robbery, galamsey, road crashes, money rituals threat to national security – Toobu

Ghana Web 08 Apr 2021
... Bagbin highlighted issues of armed robbery, illegal mining, road crashes and the recent money ritual saga as examples ... Describing the current anti-galamsey security initiative, which is aimed at clamping down on illegal miners and their activities, as a failure, Mr Toobu noted.
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How Colombia is protecting social leaders and human rights defenders!

B & FT Online 08 Apr 2021
In Colombia, the major risk identified for human rights leaders and defenders arises from criminal organisations (organised armed groups and organised criminal groups) which seek to control rents from illegal activities, mainly drug trafficking and illegal mineral extractions which violate the fundamental rights of most vulnerable people ... ....
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We’re committed to promote sustainable mining - GIADEC

Ghana Web 08 Apr 2021
However, he acknowledged that the greatest threat to Atewa forest was the activities of illegal small-scale mining (Galamsey) rather than legal ... This they believed would bring sanity and predictability to the forest reserve and prevent the destructive activities of illegal miners.
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Military destroys equipment belonging to illegal miners

Graphic 07 Apr 2021
A team from the military has destroyed mining equipment allegedly belonging to illegal miners who have invaded forest reserves in the Kasena-Nankana West District in the Upper East Region ... On March 23, this year, the Daily Graphic highlighted, in a report, how illegal miners had ...
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Golden Star Resources to invest $15 million to expand operations

Ghana News Agency 07 Apr 2021
... Wassa targeting extensions of mineralization around current mining areas ... Touching on the issue of encroachment on the concession of the company by illegal miners, Mr Crew said Golden Star Resources Limited was in discussion with the appropriate authorities do address the problem.
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Golden Star Resources to invest $15m to expand operations

Ghana Business News 07 Apr 2021
... Wassa targeting extensions of mineralization around current mining areas ... Touching on the issue of encroachment on the concession of the company by illegal miners, Mr Crew said Golden Star Resources Limited was in discussion with the appropriate authorities do address the problem.
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Diner fined $18K for 'willful' violation of COVID-19 rules

Beaumont Enterprise 07 Apr 2021
Oregon Occupational Safety and Health said Gold Miner Restaurant allowed indoor dining on or about Feb. 14 at at time when it was illegal and continued to do so illegally for almost a ...
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Southern Oregon restaurant fined $18K for ‘willful’ violation of COVID-19 rules

The Oregonian 07 Apr 2021
Oregon Occupational Safety and Health said Gold Miner Restaurant allowed indoor dining on or about Feb. 14 at at time when it was illegal and continued to do so illegally for almost a month, The Grants Pass ...
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