Frieda River Copper and Gold Project Papua New Guinea
Porgera Gold Mine Papua New Guinea. The Porgera gold mine is lo ed in Enga Province about 600km north west of Port Moresby. Solwara Project Papua New Guinea. The Solwara 1 project is lo ed in the territorial waters of Papua New Guinea PNG .
Grasberg CopperGold Mine Sika
West Papua Indonesia. The Grasberg mine operated by Freeport McMoRan and jointly owned by Freeport and Rio Tinto is one of the largest mining clusters on the globe. The mine is lo ed in the very remote highlands of the Sudirman mountain range in the province of Papua Indonesia. The Grasberg ore bodies contain very high combined coppergold
West Papua: an ongoing genocide Challenge
The region of West Papua is home to the largest gold mine in the entire world. In 1967 the Indonesian government signed over the right to extract mineral wealth from the Grasberg mine site to the U.S. mining corporation Freeport McMoRan.
The 100bn gold mine and the West Papuans who say they are
The 100bn gold mine and the West Papuans who say they are counting the cost. The delta of West Papuas Aikwa river on Kamoro tribe land. Papuans claim tailing sediment from the mine has
West Papua: mining in an occupation forgotten by the world
Four decades of heavy restrictions on media and human rights groups access to West Papua has resulted in a near media blackout. Linked to all this is a United Statesbased mining giant FreeportMcMoRan. Though its Phoenix Arizona headquarters is almost 15000 kilometres away from the Indonesian capital of Jakarta it is the countrys
The 100bn gold mine and the West Papuans who are counting
Today these remote sharpedged mountains are part of West Papua Indonesia and home to the Grasberg mine one of the biggest gold mines and third largest copper mine in the world. Majorityowned by the American mining firm Freeport McMoRan Grasberg is now Indonesias biggest taxpayer with reserves worth an estimated 100bn 80bn .
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West Papuans call for closure of Freeport gold mine RNZ News
2:46 pm on 24 November 2017. Thousands of West Papuans have demonstrated in Jayapura calling for the closure of the massive Freeport gold mine in Mimika regency. They 39re also demanding Indonesian security forces withdraw from the area around the mine where a standoff continues with the West Papua National Liberation Army or TPN.
Death and destruction caused by mining in West Papua but Rio
The Grasberg coppergold mine in West Papua. By Richard Solly Coordinator London Mining Network The most shocking words spoken at this mornings Rio Tinto AGM were these: I am not sure I can answer that question. Maybe they dont sound so shocking out of context. This is the context. In 1969 Indonesia annexed West Papua.