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South Africa provides fertile ground for funders of terrorism. Here's why

Beijing News 10 Nov 2022
The task force's concerns about South Africa aren't new ... financier, who invested US$3 million for a 12% stake in Global Diamond Resources, which mined diamonds in South Africa. He also controlled New Diamond Corporation, an offshore company that had mining interests in the country.
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Colombia’s Quiet Revolution

GlobalResearch 19 Sep 2022
To this end, Petro has instituted a ban on unconventional oil fields, offshore drilling and fracking, and has stopped new licences for oil exploration. The new government is also hostile to mining, with Márquez being well-known for her anti-mining activism ... The new government’s platform is centred on protecting the environment and climate justice.
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Where We’ll End Up Living as the Planet Burns

Time Magazine 31 Aug 2022
The New North ... The melting of Greenland’s ice sheet—the largest on Earth after Antarctica—will expose new areas for people to live, farm and mine minerals ... The retreating ice is also exposing mining opportunities and offshore exploration, including for oil ... It could require a new kind of international citizenship.
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Where We'll End Up Living as the Planet Burns

Time 25 Aug 2022
The New North ... The melting of Greenland’s ice sheet—the largest on Earth after Antarctica—will expose new areas for people to live, farm and mine minerals ... The retreating ice is also exposing mining opportunities and offshore exploration, including for oil ... It could require a new kind of international citizenship.
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Greens propose shutting down all Victorian coal-fired power plants by 2030

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
As part of the Greens broader climate policy, $576m in funding would also be allocated between 2023 and 2035 for the Independent Latrobe Valley Authority to oversee the coal plant closures and the development of new industries, such as offshore wind, clean manufacturing and mine site rehabilitation.
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Ocean governance and blue finance for revitalizing the blue economy

Asia Pathways 12 Aug 2022
5) also emphasizes the “industrialization” effect in the blue economy, noting that “alongside established ocean industries, emerging and new activities—offshore renewable energy, aquaculture, deep seabed mining and marine biotechnology are often cited—will bring new opportunities, growth and greater diversity to the ocean economy.”.
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USW chief vows to organize clean energy, electric car and retail workers

Reuters 09 Aug 2022
"We're going to be there - in offshore wind, electric vehicles, mining nickel and copper," said Conway, whose speech to a packed conference room at the MGM Grand hotel was the USW's equivalent of a presidential state of the union address.Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com.
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United Steelworkers chief vows to organize clean energy, electric cars and retail industries

FX Empire 08 Aug 2022
By Erwin Seba ... Thomas Conway, the leader of the USW, told an audience of about 3,500 union members and retirees at its constitutional convention it will train more organizers and appeal to traditional and new-industry workers. “We’re going to be there – in offshore wind, electric vehicles, mining nickel and copper,” said Conway ... Advertisement ... Sign Up.
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Why Bitcoin Is Colombia’s Main Character: New Presidency & More

Bitcoinist 21 Jun 2022
As Reuters reported, Petro pledged to “stop new exploration for hydrocarbons and construction of new large-scale open-pit mines, and to put an end to investigative fracking pilots and offshore oil and gas projects, some of which already have contracts.”.
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Analysis: Colombia’s extractive industries watching election warily

FX Empire 08 Jun 2022
Petro has promised to stop new exploration for hydrocarbons and construction of new large-scale open-pit mines, and to put an end to investigative fracking pilots and offshore oil and gas projects, some of which already have contracts ... Narino said mining is essential to Colombia and the world.
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Analysis: Colombia's extractive industries watching election warily

Reuters 08 Jun 2022
Petro has promised to stop new exploration for hydrocarbons and construction of new large-scale open-pit mines, and to put an end to investigative fracking pilots and offshore oil and gas projects, some of which already have contracts ... Narino said mining is essential to Colombia and the world.
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DENR seeks biodiversity protection in mining sites

The Manila Times 17 May 2022
Sampulna also said that the directive, which covers all stages of onshore and offshore mining operations, will intensify strict implementation of responsible mining practices. "With this new order, we believe that mining companies will be more mindful of their practices in utilizing the country's natural and mineral resources," he stressed.
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Study warns developed fossil fuel reserves will need to shut to meet 1.5C limit

AOL 17 May 2022
The UK has a policy of maximising economic recovery of fossil fuels in the North Sea, and the Government has provoked criticism from green campaigners for proposals to push ahead with further offshore oil fields, a new coal mine for steel production and re-examining a ban on fracking for gas.
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Swiss banks set to drive sustainable innovation in Gulf investments

Gulf News 25 Apr 2022
"Digitalisation creates new players and new opportunities for innovative services ... For instance, we are not financing any new coal-fired power plant projects, new offshore oil projects in the Arctic, greenfield thermal coal mines or greenfield oil sands projects.

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