sustainability in mining december 2011

IFC Sustainability Framework

Jan 01, 2012· The 2006 edition of IFC's Sustainability Framework applies to investments that go through IFC's initial credit review process from April 30, 2006 to December 31, 2011. Investments made prior to April 30, 2006 are subject to the Safeguard Policies .

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Adapting to Climate Change: A Guide for the Mining ...

Sep 12, 2011· BSR™ is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies and other partners to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR™ develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.

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Smart KPIs for Sustainability Initiatives

Jan 24, 2011· A mining company may measure the number of votes for or against environmental shareholder resolutions. Develop a good understanding of what is important to the company and its industry before selecting the KPIs. 5. Choose only a few KPIs. Sustainability .

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Sustainability Week - Virtual Event | The Economist Events

As P&G's chief sustainability officer, her mission is to embed sustainability into the company's innovation, brand-building and everyday business practices. Ms Helias has worked across several of P&G's multibillion-dollar brands including Pantene, Ariel/Tide and Pampers, in France, the UK, Switzerland and the United States.

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The business of sustainability | McKinsey

The mining giant BHP Billiton managed its exposure to emerging regulations by systematically reducing its emissions. The choice for companies today is not if, but how, they should manage their sustainability activities. Companies can choose to see this agenda as a necessary evil—a matter of compliance or a risk to be managed while they get on ...

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Building a sustainable future for ... - Africa Mining Vision

12-16 DECEMBER, 2011 ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA ... 2011. The ACP Framework takes into account the principles of the AMV. The ISG report, ... A sustainable and well-governed mining sector that effectively garners and deploys resource rents and that is safe, healthy, gender and ethnically inclusive, ...

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Whither Sustainable Mining in Guyana?

Whither Sustainable Mining in Guyana? by Paulette Bynoe, PhD International Conference on Sustainable Development of Natural Resources Management in Africa 5-7 December 2011 University of Ghana Accra 1 . OUTLINE OF PRESENTATION •Demystifying Sustainability and Sustainable mining •Guyana : A Brief Overview

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Sustainability in Mining: December 2011

Thursday, 8 December 2011 7 Steps for assessing Sustainability in Mining These are the 7 steps for assessing Sustainable Mining as set out by the IISD (International Institute of Sustainable Development .

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Sustainable development in mining companies in South ...

Feb 21, 2012· (2012). Sustainable development in mining companies in South Africa. International Journal of Environmental Studies: Vol. 69, No. 1, pp. 21-40.

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The mining industry in a sustainable future | SEI

The mining and mineral industries affect all three dimensions of sustainability, both positively and negatively, but without the industry's contribution, not least to supply materials for a necessary technological transformation of global energy systems, for example, climate change becomes difficult to .

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Minerals and Africa's Development - Africa Mining Vision

Evolution of African mining 11 Mining on the eve of the colonial period 11!e colonial creation of export mining 12!e role of the colonial state in African mining 13 A"er the Second World War 13!e early post-colonial decades 14 A more liberal space for foreign investment 15 What was needed in the 1990s? 15 Results of reform—mixed at best 17

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Sustainable solutions in the oil sands - Policy Options

For the oil sands mining region, the area under active reclamation is 67 km2, and in March 2008, the first oil sands mining reclamation certificate was issued by the government of Alberta. Companies apply for reclamation certification when the vegetation matures, the landscape is self-sustaining and the land can be returned to the government ...

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Minerals and Africa's Development - Africa Mining Vision

Evolution of African mining 11 Mining on the eve of the colonial period 11!e colonial creation of export mining 12!e role of the colonial state in African mining 13 A"er the Second World War 13!e early post-colonial decades 14 A more liberal space for foreign investment 15 What was needed in the 1990s? 15 Results of reform—mixed at best 17

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Graduation, December 2011 - Sustainability Institute

New Masters and Doctoral researchAt a Stellenbosch University Graduation Ceremony that took place on Wednesday 7 December at 17h30, 36 BPhil students, 6 Mphil students and 1 Phd student formally graduated. They were amongst the nearly 700 students who graduated from the Faculty of Economic and Management Science on that day. But they were noticed [.]

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MMG Limited | Offer to Anvil Mining Limited shareholders ...

Nov 23, 2011· By virtue of this extension, the "CDI Expiry Time", as defined in the Offer and accompanying takeover bid circular, dated October 19, 2011 (the "Offer and Circular"), has been automatically extended to 7:00 p.m. (Sydney time) on December 7, 2011, unless the Offer is further extended or withdrawn.

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New Gold Inc. awarded 2011 Mining and Sustainability Award ...

The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) and the Province of British Columbia have announced that New Gold Inc.'s New Afton Mine is the recipient of the 2011 Mining and Sustainability Award. "Congratulations to New Gold on their outstanding work in sustainable mining", stated Rich Coleman, Minister of Energy, Mines and Natural Gas.

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December 2011 | Shell Nigeria Nigeria

The initial JIV on 23rd December 2011 could not establish the cause of spill. A repeat JIV held on 19th January 2012 following the seasonal holidays and general strike to protest the hike in fuel prices. Post Cleanup Inspection completed on 26th March 2012. Download Photo: Download JIV Report: 21-Dec-11: 18" Assa-Rumuekpe Pipeline at Awara: 24 ...

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Mining corner: December 2011

Monday, 26 December 2011. Silvermex / Genco. Silvermex Resources Inc. is an emerging silver producer focused on building a profitable, sustainable silver mining company. The Company is led by a highly experienced and successful team, comprised of top executives from leading corporations in the silver mining sector.

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ICMM & ICMM

ICMM's Mining Principles define good practice environmental, social and governance requirements for the mining and metals industry through a comprehensive set of performance expectations. ... that the private sector can and should play a significant role in promoting and supporting the delivery of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals ...

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European Mining Convention | Global Mining Review

European Mining Convention (EMC - 2019) aims at connecting the European Mining Industry with the rest of the world in order to reframe sustainability with innovation and experience. It is to be held at The Convention Centre, Dublin, Ireland from 03-04 December 2019.

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Mining in the UP – Sustainability Blog

Oct 03, 2011· Prof. Richelle Winkler, a new faculty member in Social Sciences, is arranging for pro- and anti-mining speakers to give short presentations on campus regarding mining in the UP.The information for the anti-mining speaker has been set; no firm details yet on the pro-mining speaker (but stay tuned here for an update!)

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SUSTAINABILITY REPORT - SSR Mining

4 2018 SSR SUSTAINABILITY REPORT INTRODUCTION MESSAGE As our company continues to grow and evolve, so too will FROM OUR CEO On behalf of the SSR Mining team, I am pleased to present our first annual Sustainability Report. The report outlines our approach to sustainability across a range of topics and summarizes our 2018 sustainability performance.

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Mining .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

To date, it appears that the main constraints to sustainability in the mining sector derive from the ever-increasing demand for mined resources, the consumption of resources (mostly energy and...

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Why sustainability is an important consideration in mining

Sustainability continues to be at the heart of the mining industry, and maintaining this focus will ensure that new methods of extraction are being complemented by sustainable processes that help to maintain the integrity of the area being mined and its local population and offer tangible business benefits.

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