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Women in Papua New Guinea Face Rape and Abuse by Security Personnel at a Porgera Gold Mine

August 12, 2011

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WRITTEN BY: Ashly Bloxon PAPUA NEW GUINEA.— Security personnel employed at a gold mine have been implicated in several gang rapes and other violent abuses against women in Porgera Valley in Papua New Guinea. The mine is owned by the world’s largest gold producer, Barrick Gold, a Canadian company. Human Rights Watch has released a […]

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