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Koongarra set for permanent protection

Publish Date: 6th February 2013

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Mirarr Traditional Aboriginal Owners today welcomed Environment Minister Tony Burke's
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Ranger uranium mine agreement updated

Publish Date: 24th January 2013

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The Mirarr traditional Aboriginal owners of the Ranger uranium mine area welcome the
settlement today of the long-running ...read more

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Ranger agreement to address historical issues

Publish Date: 29th November 2012

The Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation (GAC), which represents the Mirarr Traditional Owners, and Energy Resources of Australia Ltd (ERA) have made ...read more

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Kakadu yellowcake legacy no blueprint for Queensland

Publish Date: 23rd November 2012

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Traditional owners directly affected by uranium mining in the Northern Territory, the Mirarr people of Kakadu, ...read more

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Negotiations focus on historical Kakadu uranium injustice

Publish Date: 27th September 2012

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In response to recent media reports on the renegotiation of the Ranger Uranium Mine agreement,
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Australian Indigenous leader concerned by uranium mining and impacts on Japan

Publish Date: 14th August 2012

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A senior Australian Indigenous leader has expressed grave concerns about uranium ...read more

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ERA and the GAC agree on important water initiatives

Publish Date: 1st March 2012

• New independent surface water study for Ranger uranium mine
• Decommissioning of Jabiluka interim water management pond
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Mirarr welcome abandonment of Kakadu uranium leach proposal

Publish Date: 4th August 2011

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Today’s announcement by Kakadu uranium miner and Rio Tinto subsidiary Energy
Resources of ...read more

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UNESCO includes Koongarra into Kakadu’s World Heritage listing

Publish Date: 27th June 2011

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Kakadu Traditional Owners today witnessed and welcomed the decision by the UNESCO
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Mirarr resolve against uranium mining strengthened by Fukushima

Publish Date: 7th April 2011

Yvonne Margarula, the senior traditional Aboriginal owner of that part of Kakadu that includes the
Ranger uranium mine, has this ...read more

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Mirarr welcome European scrutiny of Kakadu uranium mine

Publish Date: 25th February 2011

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Members of the Mirarr clan – the Traditional Aboriginal Owners of that part of Kakadu that includes
the ...read more

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Mirarr welcome ERA commitment to independent surface water study

Publish Date: 10th February 2011

The Mirarr traditional Aboriginal owners of the site of the Ranger Uranium Mine have today
welcomed the agreement by miner ...read more

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Ranger shutdown reveals unfeasibility of expansion – Mirarr call for independent surface water study

Publish Date: 9th February 2011

The recent shutdown of milling facilities at the Ranger Uranium Mine at Kakadu National Park ...read more

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Kakadu traditional owners join worldwide Indigenous move against nuclear industry

Publish Date: 30th October 2010

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The Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation, representing the Mirarr traditional Aboriginal ...read more

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Global Indigenous conference calls for an end to nuclear industry

Publish Date: 30th August 2010

Delegates to the inaugural 'Sacred Lands, Poisoned Peoples' conference have
today released a joint statement calling ...read more

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Global call to action for a ban on uranium mining

Publish Date: 29th August 2010

INTERNATIONAL PHYSICIANS FOR THE PREVENTION OF NUCLEAR WAR
19th World Congress – Basel, Switzerland March 25‐30, 20010
RESOLUTION ...read more

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Mirarr welcome historic win-win proposed settlement at Jabiru

Publish Date: 25th November 2009

The Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation, representing the Mirarr traditional Aboriginal owners of Jabiru, welcomes the Australian ...read more

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Mirarr Reject Land Council Brokering Mine

Publish Date: 29th May 2007

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Mirarr Consent to Jabiluka not forthcoming

Publish Date: 23rd May 2007

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Mirarr traditional owners welcome call for monitoring uranium health hazards in Kakadu

Publish Date: 22nd November 2006

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