No Dirty Gold

EARTHWORKS

The more you know, the less gold glows.

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Open letter to the president of the World Bank in defense of El Salvador

PUBLICATION DATE: March 3, 2014

AUTHOR: Earthworks et. al.

No Dirty Gold Valentine’s Day Fact Sheet

PUBLICATION DATE: February 7, 2014

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: Quick facts about gold mining, the U.S. jewelry market, and the Golden Rules

Joint letter to Canadian officials urging withdrawal of government support of Rosia Montana

PUBLICATION DATE: December 5, 2013

AUTHOR: Earthworks et. al.

SUMMARY: Letter to Canadian Foreign Minister and select members of Parliament urging withdrawal of government support of Gabriel Resources' efforts to develop the Rosia Montana mining proposal in Romania

Photos of mining impacted communities

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2013

AUTHOR: Various

Photos of water polluted by mining

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2013

AUTHOR: Various

Photos of special places threatened by hardrock mining

PUBLICATION DATE: October 2, 2013

AUTHOR: Various

More Shine Than Substance

PUBLICATION DATE: May 22, 2013

AUTHOR: Earthworks, et al

SUMMARY: How RJC certification fails to create responsible jewelry

FACT SHEET: More Shine Than Substance

PUBLICATION DATE: May 22, 2013

AUTHOR: Earthworks

Polluting the Future

PUBLICATION DATE: May 1, 2013

AUTHOR: Bonnie Gestring, Lisa Sumi

SUMMARY: How mining companies are polluting our nation’s waters in perpetuity

Letter to the Canadian Embassy Regarding the El Salvador v. Pacific Rim Mining Corp.

PUBLICATION DATE: November 12, 2012

AUTHOR: Earthworks et. al.

Statement by Human Rights and Environmental Organizations Regarding Repression and Human Rights Abus

PUBLICATION DATE: July 11, 2012

AUTHOR: EARTHWORKS

SUMMARY: We, the undersigned organizations, express our grave concern with the Government of Peru’s alarming escalation in the repression of free speech, police brutalities, and human rights violations. We call on the Government of Peru to immediately put an end to these abuses, and to seek peaceful and dialogue-based resolution to conflicts related to extractive projects in Peru.

Troubled Waters

PUBLICATION DATE: February 28, 2012

AUTHOR: EARTHWORKS and MiningWatch Canada

SUMMARY: "Troubled Waters" summarizes the problems of submarine tailings disposal (STD) around the world, focusing on some of the areas most affected by this damaging practice.

Oxfam America - EARTHWORKS joint letter to Newmont re Cerro Quilish

PUBLICATION DATE: April 19, 2011

AUTHOR: Ray Offenheiser, Jennifer Krill

Walmart’s ‘Love, Earth’ Jewelry is Dirty Gold

PUBLICATION DATE: January 12, 2011

Tarnished Gold?

PUBLICATION DATE: February 10, 2010

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

Reputational Risks, Regulatory Challenges and Legal Uncertainties

PUBLICATION DATE: October 29, 2009

AUTHOR: Steve Herz, Bonnie Gestring

SUMMARY: Anglo American's Pebble Mine Investor Advisory

EARTHWORKS Letter to Wal-Mart on Love, Earth

PUBLICATION DATE: August 26, 2009

SUMMARY: In 2009, EARTHWORKS sent a letter to Wal-Mart to urge the company to rectify the problems with their sourcing and standards for the *Love, Earth* line of jewelry.

Photos of Bristol Bay region

PUBLICATION DATE: February 11, 2008

Golden Rules Report

PUBLICATION DATE: February 14, 2007

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: Making the case for responsible mining

Tarnished Gold

PUBLICATION DATE: September 18, 2006

AUTHOR: Radhika Sarin, Nikki Reisch, Jennifer Kalafut, Keith Slack

Don’t tarnish your love with dirty gold

PUBLICATION DATE: February 14, 2006

AUTHOR: Earthworks

Class Rings Postcard

PUBLICATION DATE: February 14, 2006

AUTHOR: Earthworks and Oxfam

Letter to Jewelry Retailer *Laggards* from the No Dirty Gold Campaign

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: Letter to jewelry retailers lagging in signing the Golden Rules. The letter accompanied a full page ad in the New York TImes.

Frequently Asked Questions about the No Dirty Gold campaign’s New York Times ad

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: The No Dirty Gold campaign has run a full-page ad in the New York Times recognizing the leadership of eight retail firms: Zale Corp, the Signet Group, Tiffany & Co., Helzberg Diamonds, Fortunoff, Cartier, Piaget, Van Cleef & Arpels.

Leaders and Laggards

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: For the first time ever, eight of the world's top jewelry retailers have pledged to move away from "dirty" gold sales and are calling on mining corporations to ensure that gold is produced in more socially and environmentally responsible ways.

Acid Mine Drainage

PUBLICATION DATE: December 16, 2005

AUTHOR: Alan Septoff

No Dirty Gold Retailers Ad in National Jeweler

PUBLICATION DATE: October 11, 2005

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: Ad ran in the October 16th, 2005 edition of National Jeweler magazine.

Photos of Valentine’s Day Street Protest

PUBLICATION DATE: February 11, 2005

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: Photos of No Dirty Gold Valentine's Day street protest outside Manhattan jewelers.

Photos of open pit mines

PUBLICATION DATE: February 10, 2005

Photos of Cajamarca mine protest

PUBLICATION DATE: September 16, 2004

AUTHOR: GRUFIDES

The more you know, the less gold glows.

PUBLICATION DATE: September 16, 2004

AUTHOR: Earthworks and Oxfam

What is the real price of gold?

PUBLICATION DATE: September 8, 2004

AUTHOR: Earthworks and Oxfam

Dirty Metals

PUBLICATION DATE: June 16, 2004

AUTHOR: Earthworks, Oxfam America

SUMMARY: This report details the massive pollution, huge open pits, devastating community health effects, worker dangers and, in many cases, human rights abuses that have become hallmarks of gold and metals mining in countries such as Peru, Indonesia, Ghana and in parts of the United States.

How the 20 tons of mine waste per gold ring figure was calculated

PUBLICATION DATE: May 21, 2004

AUTHOR: Alan Septoff

SUMMARY: The average amount of mine waste generated by gold mines around the world, in order to produce an average for an 18 karat, 0.333 oz gold ring.

Decoding Cyanide

PUBLICATION DATE: February 22, 2002

AUTHOR: Robert E. Moran

SUMMARY: A Submission to the European Union and the United Nations Environmental Programme

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