BHP Billiton’s IndoMet Project: Digging Deep into the Heart of Borneo

Down to Earth, London Mining Network, World Development Movement, WALHI and Friends of the Earth Australia, 2014


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For centuries, the indigenous Dayak peoples of Indonesian Borneo lived from the abundant forests and rivers that blanketed the region. Now BHP Billiton is planning to build a series of massive coal mines that would destroy primary rainforest, deprive indigenous peoples of their customary land, and pollute water sources relied on by up to 1 million people.

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