Mediation call after New Caledonia mine closure

The SLN plant in Noumea. Photo: RNZ / Johnny Blades

NOUMEA, 16 AUGUST 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – New Caledonia’s environmentalist group Rheebu Nuu has called for mediation over this week’s closure of the nickel mine in Kouaoua. The SLN nickel company closed its mining operations in Kouaoua indefinitely amid a blockade of the site by dozens of young people and after yet another arson attack […]

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