Housing Update – Samarco Tailings Dam Collapse Reparations
Date of Samarco dam collapse: 5 November 2015
Total houses to be rebuilt across all three communities: 537 according to affected community representatives, 440 according to the Renova Foundation.
Company number refers to BHP and Vale. Renova Foundation, their joint venture established to provide reparations in Mariana, has provided different numbers, as above.
*As at 15 June 2021
**As at 17 June 2021
*** The companies state that some community members are choosing alternative options, but the affected community members engaged state that they have just run out of energy to fight the companies and are being forced into options not of their choosing.