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World-First Mining Standard Must Protect People and Hold Companies to Account

August 27, 2020

This month, the first global standard to prevent mining catastrophes was released, following the tragic collapse of a tailings...

Rob Goodier

Emergency sanitation solutions for Nepal

May 12, 2015

Above is a panoramic view of the International Organization for Migration’s humanitarian base camp. The IOM set up its operations in Chautara,...

Rob Goodier

Ten technologies to manage a crowding world

July 11, 2013

The UN estimates a world population of more than 9 billion by the year 2050. That may sound like...

Rob Goodier

Ten things to put in your emergency kit

October 29, 2012

Hurricane Sandy is blacking out homes on the US East Coast and a tsunami warning worried people on the...


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