An aerial view of a massive pond used to collect waste water from the Awaso bauxite mine. Photo: Thomas Cristofoletti / Ruom

Activists in Ghana lead fight against China-backed bauxite mine in pristine rainforest

  • China has promised Ghana billions of dollars’ worth of infrastructure projects in exchange for access to mine bauxite
  • Ghana has the world’s fastest deforestation rate – and mining is a major factor
Topic |   Africa

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An aerial view of a massive pond used to collect waste water from the Awaso bauxite mine. Photo: Thomas Cristofoletti / Ruom
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