By Human Rights Watch
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"Gold's Costly Dividend" is a multimedia feature produced by Human Rights Watch with photography by Brent Stirton. The feature reports on the human rights impacts surrounding a gold mine in Papua New Guinea that is operated and 95% owned by the world's largest gold producer, Barrick Gold.
Human Rights Watch is one of the world's leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights. By focusing international attention where human rights are violated, we give voice to the oppressed and hold oppressors accountable for their crimes. Our rigorous, objective investigations and strategic, targeted advocacy build intense pressure for action and raise the cost of human rights abuse. For 30 years, Human Rights Watch has worked tenaciously to lay the legal and moral groundwork for deep-rooted change and has fought to bring greater justice and security to people around the world.
© 2011 Human Rights Watch
really thought provoking.
I've known about Human Rights Watch's work for a while now and this app really showcases the vital work they do for everybody to see. No, it is not a productivity app, it's a brilliant use of media to remind us that there are some really bad things going on out there and we shouldn't tolerate it anymore.