Earlier this year, an out of court settlement amounting to five-billion Rands was reached in the class action suit involving seventeen-thousand class representatives for former gold miners and thirty-two gold mining companies. Historically, miners have not received fair compensation and the systems supporting claims remain inadequate. On Tuesday, 15 October, the Nelson Mandela Foundation, in collaboration with Breathe Films and the Hanns Seidel Foundation, will be hosting a conversation with mining industry experts, the producers of the documentary Dying for Gold and members of civil society about the South African gold mining industry and the long histories of silicosis and...
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