ForumCiv has published a report on the linkages between the extractive industries and threats to human rights defenders/civil society and a report on the effects of coal mining in Colombia, where the Swedish energy company Vattenfall and the national pension funds (AP-fonderna) are investigated.

Swedwatch has published several reports on extractive industries, including copper, jade and platinum.

Human Rights Watch has published a report and a film on child labour used at gold mines in the Philippines.

Amnesty International has published a number of reports on human rights abuses linked to the extraction of natural resources.

Global Witness has published several reports about oil, gas and mining as well as logging.

International trade unions such as International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and IndustriALL Global Union have published several reports about risks for workers, for example within mining.