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Effects Of Bauxite Mining In Guinea

Mar 29, 2021

bauxite mining industries in Guinea which have often caused serious impacts to companies, communities and the governments around the world. Though, according to SMB Community Relation Service in Guinea, from 2015 to 2018, the Bok prefecture recorded 35 movements of revolts and road barricades (blocks) by the

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