The ABC 7:30 report had a long feature last week about Lihir Gold dumping waste in the sea an about the involvement of Professor Ross Garnaut. He is very upset and is considering taking action against the ABC, but they stand by their report. There are also several appearences by Tiffany Nonggorr. It also refers to Madang and OK Tedi. They updated their report yesterday.
The report and Garnaut’s response can be viewed here –
http://www.abc.net.au/7.30/ (search for Garnaut’s response)
And here’s the transcript –
Garnaut is upset because he is seen here as a champion of measures to respond to climate change, and advised the Australian Government about this. But he also works for Lihir and Ok Tedi, who are some of the worst polluters of the environment in PNG.