Deep-sea mining projects land in hot water New Scientist Feb 19, 2014 Michael Slezak Deep-sea mining is floundering. The leading company in the race to mine the ocean floor has fallen out with its host government, while other projects have been delayed until the environmental e
World Ocean Radio World Ocean Observatory February 2014 The world’s first open cut deep water mining operation in pursuit of silver, gold, and copper on the ocean floor has been granted license by the New Guinea government–a multimillion dollar project with potential for g
Nautilus takes harder line with PNG gov’t over Solwara 1 dispute Mineweb Kip Keen February 14, 2014 The dispute between Nautilus Minerals and Papua New Guinea over the Solwara 1 project continues, with Nautilus terminating PNG’s ownership rights and seeking damages.
via Papua New Guinea Mine Watch February 21, 2014 The Lutheran youths of Papua new guinea have come out congratulating Prime Minister Peter o’Neill and the government for its stand on experimental seabed mining in the country.
Lutheran Church to add two million voices to opposition to experimental seabed mining. [This article and Audio is in Tok Pisin] Kenya Kala | Radio Australia January 17, 2014 Odio: Reuben Mete, National Youth Director -Evangelical Lutheran Church of Papua New Guinea Samting olsem 3-tau
PNG Group Against Seabed Experimental Mining (PNGGASEM) is a not-for-profit group. PNGGASEM campaigns to save, protect, restore and sustainably use our marine ecological systems with the primary goal to stop experimental seabed mining in Papua New Guinea. The campaign to stop experime