Mariya Badeva-Bright specializes in Information Technology and legal research. She is also the director of the AfricanLII.
I work on content and policy development at the African Legal Information Institute.
FOR almost 2000 villagers in Zambia’s Chingola region, this was a crucial week. A two-day hearing in the English courts could see them finally able to act against the mining outfit they claim has, since 2005, polluted their water and damaged their health, their lands and any prospect of earning a living.