Resources

Public Hearings Making our voices matter, EIA Resource and Response Center http://www.ercindia.org/files/PH-Book-NEW.pdf Mining and Environmental Policy Handbook Community Resource Guide, Mining Information Clearinghouse of India (MICI) http://samataindia.org.in/mici/micidocuments/micicrgfinal.pdf Citizen's guide to participating in environmental decision making, Ritwick Dutta http://scholar.qsensei.com/content/1l9mhr 2011 - Adivasi Women and Mining In India: A Handbook for Adivasi Women and NGOs Involved in Campaigns for the Rights of Mining Affected Adivasi Communities http://www.samataindia.org.in/Publications/adivasi%20women%20book%20in%20oriya.pdf Oriya http://www.samataindia.org.in/Publications/adivasi%20women%20book%20english.pdf English

Health impacts on communities:

Coal Kills: An assessment of death and disease caused by India's dirtiest energy source, Greenpeace India http://www.greenpeace.org/india/en/publications/Coal-Kills/ Countering Coal, Greenpeace India http://www.greenpeace.org/india/en/publications/Countering-Coal/ This report exposes the environmental damage and human rights violations against tribal and other forest dwellers in the forests of Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh, that are under threat from the Indian government's massive coal expansion programme. The report calls for a moratorium on coal mining, highlighting the violations of constitutional rights of forest communities. Guide to the Forest Rights Act, Campaign for Survival and Dignity http://www.forestrightsact.com/resources-for-activists/item/download/65 Activists Guide to Using the Forest Rights Act Against Displacement, Campaign for Survival and Dignity http://www.forestrightsact.com/resources-for-activists/item/18 Nought Without Cause, Kalpavriksh  https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B-fW5lp3Tj9YUWJqOGM4QnhJR0E/edit A report on Mining and Children- Childhood in the Pits, Samata, Dhatri  http://www.samataindia.org.in/Publications/Mining%20Hindi.pdf Hindi http://www.samataindia.org.in/Publications/childrenandminingstudyindia.pdf English 2011 - Women Mine Workers' in India: A Handbook for Defenders of Mine Workers' Rights, Samata and Dhaatri Resource Centre for Women and Children http://www.samataindia.org.in/Publications/women%20mine%20workers%20english.pdf Samata Judgment http://www.samataindia.org.in/documents/Samta%20Judgment%20Hindi.pdf