What is the relationship of medical humanitarian organisations with mining and other extractive industries?

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/295251
Title:
What is the relationship of medical humanitarian organisations with mining and other extractive industries?
Authors:
Calain, P
Journal:
PLoS Medicine
Abstract:
Philippe Calain discusses the health and environmental hazards of extractive industries like mining and explores the tensions that arise when medical humanitarian organizations are called to intervene in emergencies involving the extractive sector.
Affiliation:
Unité de Recherche sur les Enjeux et Pratiques Humanitaires, Médecins Sans Frontières, Genève, Switzerland. philippe.calain@geneva.msf.org
Publisher:
Public Library of Science
Issue Date:
28-Aug-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/295251
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pmed.1001302
PubMed ID:
22952440
Submitted date:
2013-06-24
Language:
en
ISSN:
1549-1676
Appears in Collections:
Environmental Health

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorCalain, Pen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-07-04T21:04:05Z-
dc.date.available2013-07-04T21:04:05Z-
dc.date.issued2012-08-28-
dc.date.submitted2013-06-24-
dc.identifier.citationWhat is the relationship of medical humanitarian organisations with mining and other extractive industries? 2012, 9 (8):e1001302 PLoS Med.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1549-1676-
dc.identifier.pmid22952440-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pmed.1001302-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/295251-
dc.description.abstractPhilippe Calain discusses the health and environmental hazards of extractive industries like mining and explores the tensions that arise when medical humanitarian organizations are called to intervene in emergencies involving the extractive sector.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPublic Library of Scienceen_GB
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://medicine.plosjournals.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen_GB
dc.subjectEnvironmental Healthen_GB
dc.subjectHealth Policy/Access to Medicineen_GB
dc.subject.meshAltruismen_GB
dc.subject.meshHazardous Substancesen_GB
dc.subject.meshHumansen_GB
dc.subject.meshMiningen_GB
dc.subject.meshOccupational Healthen_GB
dc.subject.meshOrganizationsen_GB
dc.subject.meshPetroleumen_GB
dc.subject.meshSocieties, Medicalen_GB
dc.titleWhat is the relationship of medical humanitarian organisations with mining and other extractive industries?en
dc.contributor.departmentUnité de Recherche sur les Enjeux et Pratiques Humanitaires, Médecins Sans Frontières, Genève, Switzerland. philippe.calain@geneva.msf.orgen_GB
dc.identifier.journalPLoS Medicineen_GB
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