6 Feb 2019

PNG mine operators pressured to pay for human rights abuses

From , 5:04 am on 6 February 2019

Pressure is mounting on the owners of Papua New Guinea's Porgera gold mine over lack of action into alleged human rights abuses.

PNG's prime minister is not giving any assurances over the lease renewal of the mine as yet another lobby group threatens legal action.

Jenny Meyer reports.

Porgera mine.

Porgera mine. Photo: wikicommons / Richard Farbellini