IPEN Steering Committee Member Yuyun Ismawati was prominently featured in this New York Times article:
January 2, 2014
(Photo by Kemal Jufri for the NY Times)
CISITU, Indonesia — In the remote mountains of West Java, workers like 15-year-old David Mario Chandra are an integral part of Indonesia’s gold industry.
(Kumamoto, Japan) The world’s first international mercury treaty should address mercury in artisanal small-scale gold mining (ASGM) by applying the lessons from the Minamata tragedy, the International NGO IPEN said today.