Corporate Accountability and Human Rights Disclosures: A Case Study of Barrick Gold Mine in Tanzania

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This paper discusses issues surrounding human rights in a transnational mining corporation in one of the poorest countries in the world. Tanzania is a developing country that provides international companies with the benefits of high financial returns on their investments, whilst the country's goal is to advance employment, the economy and a respect for human rights in a way that contributes to the installation of foreign investments
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)127-128
Number of pages2
JournalSocial and Environmental Accountability Journal
Volume35
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 4 May 2015

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Human rights
Tanzania
Disclosure
Corporate accountability
Developing countries
Financial returns
Return on investment
Foreign investment

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