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Responsible Mining and Energy - Conservation International

Mining practices release greenhouse gases like methane and carbon dioxide into our atmosphere. And we burn fuel in order to power our vehicles and heat our buildings. All told, more than 60% of total global greenhouse gas emissions come from the energy sector. 3.2 million hectares degraded

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Responsible mining - Wikipedia

'Responsible mining' advocacy is being carried out by several non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and social ventures: The Alliance for Responsible Mining is an independent, mission-driven initiative that supports artisanal and small-scale (ASM) minersglobally. Established in 2004, the organization’s mission is to enhance social and economic wellbeing, strengthen environmental protection and establish f

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What is "responsible mining"? - CNN Philippines

30/06/2016  Sarmiento said, "Responsible mining, to me, should be pro-people, pro-environment — meaning the benefits are felt not just by the mining community but by the country in general." But as far as...

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The Value of Responsible Mining Practices INN

Responsible mining practices have made large strides to minimize environmental and health and safety risks, due in part to the growth of technological change and evolving management practice. By...

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Responsible Mining MINING REPORT

The Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices (ACSMP) expands the concept for sustainable mine practice by introducing two important points for the mining industry: resource efficiency and safety. The deposits are the basis for the activity. They are limited and predetermined but dictate the approach. Resource efficiency represents a responsible

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ICMM paves the way for responsible mining practice

23/06/2020  ICMM paves the way for responsible mining practice Image: 123rf The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) and its 27 mining and metals member companies proactively use mining as a catalyst for change by improving the lives of people in mining host communities.

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Standard - IRMA

IRMA’s Standard for Responsible Mining defines good practices for what responsible mining should look like at the industrial-scale. It provides the list of expectations that independent auditors will use as the benchmark for responsible mines. The requirements in the standard include the following elements: Business Integrity Legal compliance; Community and

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Ford Joins IRMA To Support Responsible Mining Practices ...

16/02/2021  The initiative now has to prove it is a credible effort that really ensures environmentally and socially responsible mining practices so that more companies care to join it, especially the ones ...

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‘Responsible mining’ key to industry’s survival Inquirer ...

28/12/2017  Moreover, two Philippine mining companies—NAC’s subsidiary Rio Tuba Nickel Mining Corp. and Oceana Gold Philippines—won big during the first Asean Mineral Awards (AMA) in the Best Practices ...

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Ford Joins Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance as ...

15/02/2021  The initiative works to advance responsible mining practices, providing third-party verification and certification against environmental and social criteria for all mined materials. The global standard was developed over 10 years in consultation with more than 100 stakeholder groups including mining companies, affected communities, nongovernmental organization,

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Four Ways to Make Mining More Responsible

07/03/2012  And bribery and corruption remain culturally acceptable practices in many developing countries. On the one hand, mining companies now have to be responsible

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Breaking down the ICMM’s new guidelines for responsible mining

“In several areas of the world, responsible and sustainable mining practices are not carried out, and it does not look like the companies responsible have any intention of doing so in the near future,” she says. “This is unfortunate because we have a lot of evidence that when mining is not carried out according to the recommended ICMM responsibilities, it can cause issues such as ...

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Responsible mining practices not met with sufficient ...

12/04/2018  The ‘Responsible Mining Index 2018, launched on 11 April is the first of a multi-year initiative by the Responsible Mining Foundation launched as a means to highlight leading practices and show what is still to be done by large-scale mining companies to encourage continuous improvement in responsible mining and support leading practice and learning.

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First chapter of "Responsible Mining: Key Principles for ...

Responsible Mining: Key Principles for Industry Integrity (Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development) by Dr Sara Bice, Westpac Bicentennial Foundation Research Fellow, shows how the concept of responsible mining is based on five key principles or pillars: holistic assessment; ethical relationships; community-based agreements; appropriate boundaries and good ...

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Why Is Responsible Mining So Important? - Blockhead ...

10/12/2018  Responsible mining can ensure the economic and sustainable future of local communities. Big companies sourcing near small communities can, in fact, benefit them by producing jobs and bringing business to the area. This relies on the fact that workers are engaged in safe, ethical, paid labour. Responsible mining isn’t easy, but it is fundamental for the continuation of the mining industry.

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‘Responsible mining’ key to industry’s survival Inquirer ...

28/12/2017  Moreover, two Philippine mining companies—NAC’s subsidiary Rio Tuba Nickel Mining Corp. and Oceana Gold Philippines—won big during the first Asean Mineral Awards (AMA) in the Best Practices ...

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A new ESG mining standard will help drive responsible ...

The International Council on Mining and Metals recently launched Mining Principles help to fill this gap, while remaining aligned to other responsible sourcing initiatives. Our members, which ...

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Home - IRMA

18/02/2021  IRMA works to bring about more socially and environmentally responsible mining ANNOUNCEMENT. IRMA announces the publication of results from an independent assessment of Anglo American’s Unki mine in Zimbabwe. This is the second audit summary report released in the IRMA system, the first from a mine in Africa and the first from a site producing platinum group metals. Find

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Responsible Sourcing of Critical Metals Elements ...

Unlike most consumers, geoscientists can become involved in responsible sourcing, including best environmental and social practices, because geology is related to environmental impact factors such as energy requirements, resource efficiency, radioactivity and the amount of rock mined. The energy and material inputs and the emissions and waste from mining and processing can be quantified, and ...

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Mining industry and sustainable development: time for ...

Mining laws and legal and technical capacity in many countries still need to be enhanced in order to include new internationally recommended good mining practices (ALSF, 2017; AMLA, 2017). The good signs about this are that responsible mining companies tend to adopt everywhere good mining procedures according to the best international standards ...

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Responsible mining - Sitra

Mining practices can be responsible and performed in a way that takes the needs of other businesses, people and the nature into consideration. If attention is paid to the needs of stakeholder groups, fewer conflicts arise. Open interaction builds trust between the mining industry and its stakeholders. All parties’ efforts to advance corporate social responsibility (CSR) deserve attention ...

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Four Ways to Make Mining More Responsible

07/03/2012  And bribery and corruption remain culturally acceptable practices in many developing countries. On the one hand, mining companies now have to be responsible

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Responsible mining practices not met with sufficient ...

12/04/2018  The ‘Responsible Mining Index 2018, launched on 11 April is the first of a multi-year initiative by the Responsible Mining Foundation launched as a means to highlight leading practices and show what is still to be done by large-scale mining companies to encourage continuous improvement in responsible mining and support leading practice and learning.

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Framework for Responsible Mining

18/10/2005  responsible mining practices undertaken by others in the NGO, industry, and academic communities. The authors gratefully acknowledge the work of others, including as a result of the Mining, Minerals, and Sustainable Development (MMSD); Extractive Industries Review (EIR); FRAMEWORK FOR RESPONSIBLE MINING 2. FRAMEWORK FOR RESPONSIBLE MINING . Reporting . In . FRAMEWORK FOR RESPONSIBLE MINING ...

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First chapter of "Responsible Mining: Key Principles for ...

Responsible Mining: Key Principles for Industry Integrity (Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development) by Dr Sara Bice, Westpac Bicentennial Foundation Research Fellow, shows how the concept of responsible mining is based on five key principles or pillars: holistic assessment; ethical relationships; community-based agreements; appropriate boundaries and good ...

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ICMM Responsible mine closures ensure a sustainable ...

Responsible mining practices are continually evolving with ever more emphasis being placed on values-based behaviours that deliver sustainable benefits for people and the planet. Even long after a mine has closed. In working with the mining industry over the last seven years as a rehabilitation and closure consultant, and now as the lead on the closure work at ICMM, I have observed a major ...

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The importance of sustainability in mining operations

Ultimately, for mining companies to survive, sustainable practices should be at the heart of operations. Many firms are beginning to understand that in order to maintain economic viability, it must take an environmentally and socially responsible approach at all levels of the operation.

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Responsible Sourcing of Critical Metals Elements ...

Unlike most consumers, geoscientists can become involved in responsible sourcing, including best environmental and social practices, because geology is related to environmental impact factors such as energy requirements, resource efficiency, radioactivity and the amount of rock mined. The energy and material inputs and the emissions and waste from mining and processing can be quantified, and ...

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Responsible Mining Foundation - RMF

Responsible Mining Foundation. Encouraging continuous improvement in responsible extractives. Highlights. Discover our most recent tools and publications. February 18, 2021. Time to normalise respect and remedy for Human Rights in mining. What is the current status of human rights in the mining sector? Ten years after the adoption of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights ...

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Mining industry and sustainable development: time for ...

Mining laws and legal and technical capacity in many countries still need to be enhanced in order to include new internationally recommended good mining practices (ALSF, 2017; AMLA, 2017). The good signs about this are that responsible mining companies tend to adopt everywhere good mining procedures according to the best international standards ...

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Defining “Best Practice Responsible Mining”

06/04/2012  course.5 Government regulators on their own cannot assure responsible mining. That is why an increasing number of jurisdictions are enacting forms of moratoria. Mining corporations that adhere to responsible mining principles, reduce conflicts, prevent impacts, and improve profits. 2.0 Eight Principles of Responsible Mining

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Responsible Mining Practices Alaskans for Responsible Mining

Responsible Mining Practices General Practices Framework for Responsible Mining: A Guide to Evolving Standards by the Center for Science in Public Participation (2005) (You can read the Executive Summary here)Responsible Mining: Key to Profitable Resource Development by Robert Goodland Ten Principles of Sustainable Development adopted by the International Council on Mining and Minerals ...

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Responsible Gold Mining Principles World Gold Council

The Responsible Gold Mining Principles have been designed to set out a clear framework as to what constitutes responsible practices for gold mining. We recognise that there are a number of standards that support the broader mining industry and are pleased to have worked with the ICMM to develop an equivalency table, which shows a high degree of alignment of our respective frameworks. This will ...

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Why Is Responsible Mining So Important? - Blockhead ...

10/12/2018  Responsible mining can ensure the economic and sustainable future of local communities. Big companies sourcing near small communities can, in fact, benefit them by producing jobs and bringing business to the area. This relies on the fact that workers are engaged in safe, ethical, paid labour. Responsible mining isn’t easy, but it is fundamental for the continuation of the mining industry.

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ICMM Responsible mine closures ensure a sustainable ...

Responsible mining practices are continually evolving with ever more emphasis being placed on values-based behaviours that deliver sustainable benefits for people and the planet. Even long after a mine has closed. In working with the mining industry over the last seven years as a rehabilitation and closure consultant, and now as the lead on the closure work at ICMM, I have observed a major ...

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Responsible mining practices not met with sufficient ...

12/04/2018  The ‘Responsible Mining Index 2018, launched on 11 April is the first of a multi-year initiative by the Responsible Mining Foundation launched as a means to highlight leading practices and show what is still to be done by large-scale mining companies to encourage continuous improvement in responsible mining and support leading practice and learning.

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Responsible Mining Made Real — Nickel Asia Corporation

We practice Responsible Mining, which to us means that we follow appropriate international standards, we use best mining practices, we look after the welfare of our employees and our communities and we consider protection of the environment as primordial. Transparency is especially important to us in a country where mining is controversial, and we do this in two ways. First, RTNMC through ...

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Responsible and Sustainable Mining Tata Steel

With a century of experience in mining raw materials, we understand the finite nature of natural resources and strive to uphold responsible mining practices. As a global and diversified mining business, we are committed to ensuring sustainable mining through all

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Responsible Sourcing of Critical Metals Elements ...

Unlike most consumers, geoscientists can become involved in responsible sourcing, including best environmental and social practices, because geology is related to environmental impact factors such as energy requirements, resource efficiency, radioactivity and the amount of rock mined. The energy and material inputs and the emissions and waste from mining and processing can be quantified, and ...

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responsible mining practices Wear the World

EARTHWORKS relies on science to expose the health, environmental, economic, social and cultural impacts of mining. They work with communities and grassroots groups to reform government policies, improve corporate practices, influence investment decisions and encourage responsible materials sourcing and consumption. Activists, organizers ...

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