The Australian Centre for International Justice joined 35 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and human rights organisations in a letter calling on the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark to strip Rio Tinto of its global human rights leader status, following Rio Tinto’s destruction of 46,000 year old sacred sites at Juukan Gorge.

Read the the letter here.

Image: Juukan Gorge in 2013, left, and in 2020. (Puutu Kunti Kurrama And Pinikura Aboriginal Corporation & ABC News)