Mining Co. Works to Compensate Villagers after Destroying Homes

29 May 2012 – Daily Observer, Edwin M. Fayia III

A British-based mineral company operating in Grand Cape Mount County, Aureus Mining Company (AMC), has begun verifying over 300 persons whose houses and cash were affected by the company’s expansion program in Konjor, Gola Konneh District. ... the AMC leadership also pointed out that the Equator Principles require that a project be assessed in terms of the potential impacts on the environment.  Other partners involved in the AMC project in terms of observing genuine norms are the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to observe performance standards and the World Bank Sectoral Guidelines. Read More.