SAFETY

Data uncovers abuses in Eastern Europe's mining industry

Report reveals 421 allegations across 16 countries, with workers and communities at risk

In North Macedonia, locals have opposed Ilovica-Shtuka copper mine, fearing pollution of vital water source. Photo: Euromax

In North Macedonia, locals have opposed Ilovica-Shtuka copper mine, fearing pollution of vital water source. Photo: Euromax

Recent data published by the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre (BHRRC) has revealed a concerning trend in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA).  Through an analysis of Russian and English...

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