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  • South Africa - Landmine and Cluster Munition …

    Statement by Mosiuoa Lekota, Minister of Defense, 10 October 2002. See Landmine Monitor Report 2002, p. 448, for more details on this and other examples of South Africa’s participation in universalization of the ban treaty in Africa.

  • SOUTH AFRICA - Landmine and Cluster …

    SOUTH AFRICA Mine Ban Policy. South Africa was the third country to sign the Mine Ban Treaty on 3 December 1997. In his address to the signing ceremony, Foreign Affairs Minister, A.B. Nzo, noted that the ban treaty “represents some of the best news in the field of disarmament as it abolishes an entire range of conventional weapons.

  • Mining industry of South Africa - Wikipedia

    Mining in South Africa was once the main driving force behind the history and development of Africa's most advanced and richest economy. Large-scale and profitable mining started with the discovery of a diamond on the banks of the Orange River in 1867 by Erasmus Jacobs and the subsequent discovery and exploitation of the Kimberley …

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  • Land mine - Wikipedia

    Land mines were commonly deployed by insurgents during the South African Border War, leading directly to the development of the first dedicated mine-protected armoured vehicles in South Africa. Namibian insurgents used anti-tank mines to throw South African military convoys into disarray before attacking them.

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  • This Land Is Mine: South African Freedom …

    Recorded by South African refugees, This Land Is Mine: South African Freedom Songs unites people of all races in the struggle for a South Africa free from apartheid. First composed in the 1950s in conjunction with the South African Liberation Movement, the songs express “the aspirations and above all

  • LAND MINE KILLS 6 IN SOUTH AFRICA - …

    16/12/1985· JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 15— The South African Army reported tonight that six people were killed and five people seriously wounded when a light truck set off a land mine close to the border with Zimbabwe. An army spokesman in Pretoria said those killed were members of two families, including a mother and two children. The incident …

  • Environmental crisis in Mpumalanga: Why is …

    In August 2014 the Bench Marks Foundation released its Policy Gap 9 on South African coal mining. This report contains an exhaustive analysis of the problems created by the extraordinary concentration of coal mines in Mpumalanga: the awful living conditions of mine-affected communities and the lamentable failure of mining companies to …

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  • landmine - Humanitarian demining in Southern …

    MgM - People against Landmines. Since 1996 the humanitarian organization People against Landmines (Menschen gegen Minen) is working on deming projects and projects of infrastructural rehablitationin in dangerous post-war scenarios in the Southern Africa

  • South Africa's white minority warned they face …

    07/08/2016· South Africa's white minority warned they face 'uprising' and Zimbabwe-style land grab SOUTH Africa’s white minority …

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  • South Africa's white minority warned they face …

    South Africa's white minority warned they face 'uprising' and Zimbabwe-style land grab SOUTH Africa’s white minority has been warned that they face an “uprising ...

  • Agri South Africa v Minister for Minerals and …

    CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA. Case CCT 51/12 [2013] ZACC 9. In the matter between: AGRI SOUTH AFRICA ...

  • Decommissioning Projects - South Africa - …

    General People living next to Johannesburg tailings dumps suffer from respiratory ailments‚ NGO study finds Communities living in the shadows of Johannesburg's ...

  • South Africa - Asbestos Use, Mining, Exposure …

    A former world leader in asbestos production, South Africa continues to struggle with asbestos-related conditions like mesothelioma.

  • What happens if SA expropriates land without …

    I just wonder sometimes how much of this is done truly under the belief that land expropriation will lead to a better life for most South Africans – which it wont ...

  • About US - Department of Mineral Resources, …

    The Department of Mineral Resources aims to formulate and implement policy to ensure optimum use of the country’s mineral resources. With Citibank estimating in ...

  • 70,000 Whites Murdered in ‘Modern’ South …

    Since Nelson Mandela and the communist African National Congress (ANC) took over South Africa, more than 70,000 whites have been …

  • South Africa War Graves Project

    Bambatha Rebellion / Rand Revolt / Korea / Border War / Non World War / Police Casualties (O-P-Q) List updated April 8, 2012. If anyone has any extra details (Full ...

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  • Land mine - Wikipedia

    A typical land mine includes the following components: firing mechanism or other device (including anti-handling devices) detonator or igniter (sets off the booster charge)

  • More than 170 mineworkers are killed at …

    On 16 September 1986, 177 mineworkers were killed at Kinross Mine in one of South Africa's worst mine disasters since 1946. An acetylene tank sparked flames that swept through the mining tunnel igniting plastic covering on the wiring.

  • Zimbabwe 2.0: South Africa Votes to Confiscate …

    By Chris Menahan. The South African parliament voted on Tuesday to move forward in amending their Constitution to allow for the confiscation of land from their white minority without compensation.

  • New South African president wants to seize land …

    South Africa’s new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has pledged to return the lands owned by white farmers since the 1600s to the black citizens of the country.

  • Recent South Africa: Land Claims Court …

    April 2018. Eastern Produce Estates SA (Pty) Ltd v Wales Communal Property Association and Others (LCC 201/2015) [2018] ZALCC 4 (4 April 2018) February 2018

  • Acid Mine Drainage: A Prolific Threat to South …

    South Africa faces a number of critical environmental challenges ranging from land degradation to the obliteration of finite resources, but it is the problem of acid mine drainage (AMD) that may be its most perilous hazard in terms of its ramifications.2

  • Inequality in post-apartheid South Africa - …

    President Nelson Mandela's democratic election in 1994 marked the end of apartheid in South Africa, a system of widespread racially based segregation to enforce almost complete separation of the different races in South Africa.

  • Land, Labour and Apartheid | South African …

    Land and labour are two very important elements of the economic development of a society, and the way they are used will influence how the society develops. In South African history there has always been the fight for ownership of land …

  • New Uranium Mining Projects - South Africa

    The following companies are performing uranium prospection and/or exploration in South Africa: Acclaim Exploration NL , Uranium One Inc., Simmer and Jack Mines Ltd, First Uranium Corp., Uramin Inc., Yellowcake PLC , Brinkley Mining Plc , Western Uranium Pty Ltd, Lonrho Africa Plc, Witwatersrand Consolidated Gold Resources Ltd. , …

  • Agri South Africa v Minister for Minerals and …

    Agri South Africa v Minister for Minerals and Energy (CCT 51/12) [2013] ZACC 9; 2013 (4) SA 1 (CC); 2013 (7) BCLR 727 (CC) (18 April 2013)