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Report Accuses Australian Mining Companies of Avoiding Tax ...

 · "Australia is a global mining giant, but it''s lagging behind other countries on mandatory tax transparency laws that would require multinational mining companies to come clean on their tax payments on a country-by-country and project-by-project basis," Oxfam Australia Chief Executive Dr Helen Szoke said in a press release.

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WGAR News: Oxfam report mocks Native Title: Gerry ...

 · 20 May 13: "Oxfam Australia has added its weight to the controversy that domestically and internationally embarrasses Australia over how the resources sector and the various prescribed government bodies cheat Aboriginal land owners out of due benefits for access to land for mining …

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Information for communities | Oxfam Australia

Oxfam''s guides for mining companies on gender impact assessment and grievance mechanisms are also useful tools for communities. Use these to better understand what companies should be doing and demand that they do the right thing. ... Oxfam Australia is a member of the Oxfam International confederation. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY. Oxfam ...

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Oxfam Australia

mining sector clearly demonstrates the need for greater transparency and accountability by Australian mining companies operating offshore, and particularly when doing business in weak governance and conflict zones. Oxfam Australia recognises the key role and responsibility of the Australian Government to foster sustainable development and business

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Publish What You Pay | Oxfam Australia

Australia taking part in the EITI – what it means? In this radio interview, Serena Lillywhite, Oxfam Australia''s Mining Advocacy Lead, says that while the EITI was developed to help developing countries around the world it has a place in Australia too. Will the PNG LNG project brings its future hopes for a …

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Mining | Oxfam Australia

Authorised by Lyn Morgain, Oxfam Australia, Carlton. Oxfam Australia (ABN: 18 055 208 636) is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient. Donations of $2 or more to Oxfam are tax deductible in Australia. Oxfam Australia is a member of the Oxfam …

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Australian-Canadian mining company OceanaGold misleads ...

 · A 2007 report by Oxfam Australia''s mining ombudsman reported allegations that OceanaGold had benefited from the forceful acquisition of the Didipio land. The Philippine Commission on Human Rights 2011 report found that OceanaGold had violated human rights by illegally demolishing at least 187 houses in Didipio, without a court order and ...

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Vulnerable Women in Asia Build ...

 · Vulnerable Women in Asia Build Solidarity Against Impacts from Mining. Ra Venpleur, an indigenous Cambodian woman of the Tompun ethnic group, is an inspiring example of persistence and commitment. A widow, farmer and mother to her three-year-old son, she is also an activist and community liaison helping her village navigate the impacts of ...

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Mining Ombudsman case report: Didipio gold and copper mine ...

This Mining Ombudsman case report examines problems with community involvement in the Australian-owned Didipio mining project based in the Philippines. It follows a request by Didipo community members (Philippines) for the Mining Ombudsman to take up this case. As the report highlights, OceanaGold failed to obtain community consent before ...

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World''s largest mining company publishes detailed ...

 · BHP Billiton embraces "globally consistent" regulatory disclosure framework. Oxfam America welcomed today''s voluntarily produced report by BHP Billiton, the world''s largest mining company and an important oil and gas producer, publicly disclosing its tax and other payments to governments in its previous fiscal year. Oxfam America welcomes the company''s commitment to be …

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Buried Treasure

 · "Australia is a global mining giant, but it''s lagging behind other countries on mandatory tax transparency laws that would require multinational mining companies to come clean on their tax payments on a country-by-country and project-by-project basis," Oxfam Australia Chief Executive Dr Helen Szoke said.

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New mining policy could reduce poverty | Media Oxfam Australia

Labor''s policy announced today that would require large Australian oil, gas and mining companies to reveal tax and other payments made to government authorities in the countries in which they operate has the potential to reduce poverty, and the Federal Government should match it, according to Oxfam Australia.

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Australian miners'' tax affairs ''shrouded in secrecy'', with ...

 · A new report by Oxfam and the Tax Justice Network calls on mining companies to pay their fair share of tax, estimating $1.1 billion in profit may have been shifted out of Africa by Australian ...

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Australian banks backing companies ...

Oxfam Australia''s report released today, Banking on Shaky Ground – Australia''s big four banks and land grabs, includes evidence that ANZ, Westpac, National Australia Bank and the Commonwealth Bank have backed companies that have contributed to illegal logging, forced evictions, inadequate compensation, food shortages and child labour.

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Mining Ombudsman case report: Rapu Rapu polymetallic mine

2. Oxfam Australia''s approach to mining 4 2.1.132 Leicester Street The Mining Ombudsman project 5 2.2. A complaints mechanism for the mining industry 5 3. Rapu Rapu case study at a glance 7 3.1. In brief 7 3.2. Rapu Rapu mine ownership 8 4. Case background 9 4.1. Lafayette and mining in the Philippinesthe women and men of Rapu Rapu, 9 4.2.

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Oxfam: Abuses by Australian mining firms in Indonesia ...

 · Disclaimer: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre and its collaborative partners take no position on the diverse views presented in linked material within the database, nor can we guarantee the factual accuracy of all the articles and reports we make …

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CAA-Oxfam Ombudsman Mining Report

CAA-Oxfam Ombudsman Mining Report. Published by MAC on 2003-09-24. CAA-Oxfam Australia recently released its annual Ombudman''s report on mining. This covers community issues around the Didipio and Marinduque mines (Philippines), Tolukuma (Papua New Guinea/PNG), Tintaya and the Tintaya-Hinipampa talings dam (Peru) and Indo Muro, Kelian and Gag ...

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Sustainable mining: managing corruption risks and revenue ...

 · Oxfam Australia and the Melbourne Business School (Asia Pacific Social Impact Leadership Centre) partnered to host our third annual sustainable mining symposium. The symposium was held in May 2012. This year, the focus was on managing corruption risks and revenue transparency in the extractives industry.

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Oxfam Australia: Gas is a very unstable foundation for ...

"Oxfam is also calling for the Government to commit to a national goal of zero emissions well before mid-century, no further expansion of Australia''s coal and gas industries, and to the phase-out of fossil fuels in both our domestic energy system and exports by 2030," Ms Morgain said.

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Marcopper mining disaster

Oxfam Australia''s Mining Ombudsman took their case and released a report. The report calls on Placer Dome to complete an environmental clean-up, adequately compensate affected communities, and take steps to prevent future disasters. The report updates similar findings made by the United States Geological Survey in July 2004.

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Extractive Industries | Oxfam in Horn, East and Central Africa

Oxfam''s work on extractives in the region is currently in Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania and is aimed at ensuring that governments, local citizens and host communities optimally benefit from mining activities. The work is currently focused on promoting the application of Free Prior Informed Consent (FPIC) and ensuring that cross-border petroleum ...

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Serena Lillywhite, the head of Oxfam...

Serena Lillywhite, the head of Oxfam Australia''s Mining Advocacy unit, says looking after the human rights of poor African farmers is a shared responsibility. "The challenge is to ensure that African citizens get a fair share of their national resource wealth, so they can maintain their livelihood, have access to agricultural land and can ...

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Rush for resources: Oil, gas, and mining trends in ...

 · Oxfam Australia has developed a guide for the mining sector on implementing gender impact assessment. Written for extractive companies, the guide can also be used by governments, women''s rights, and civil society organizations.

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Mining | Media Oxfam Australia

31 OCT 2017 New mining policy could reduce poverty. Labor''s policy announced today that would require large Australian oil, gas and mining companies to reveal tax and other payments made to government authorities in the countries in which they operate has the potential to reduce poverty, and the Federal Government should match it, according to Oxfam Australia.

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Women, communities and mining

or withhold free, prior and informed consent to mining activities. Oxfam Australia believes that private sector investment can be a driver of economic growth and poverty reduction, provided appropriate regulations and controls exist. However, without adherence to human rights standards, mining …

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Extractive Industries | Oxfam in Cambodia

Oxfam in Cambodia continue to work along side with both conservation and development NGOs to identify and influence critical mining projects and key selected policies/laws. Approach. Nurturing CSOs spaces in dialogues with policy makers and company representatives; mineral licensing processes, policy development and enforcement and EIA process

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Oxfam Australia | Project Gutenberg Self-Publishing ...

Oxfam Australia: | |Oxfam Australia| is an Oxfam International. Oxfam Australia''s work includes long-term de... World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

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Oxfam: Abuses by Australian mining firms in Indonesia ...

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