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Title: Corporate Social Responsibility in the Diamond Mining Industry on the West Coast of South Africa Published: 2009

Summary: This study looks at three diamond-mining companies on the West Coast: De Beers, Trans Hex and Alexkor. The only company that produced a sustainability report was De Beers. Therefore it might seem that De Beers is unfairly being targeted. This is not the intention. The report notes the superb reporting of De Beers' operations worldwide, but also notes that little is said about their operations on the West Coast.

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