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Yamana Gold

Achieve physical and chemical stability to avoid impacts to the environment. Ensure physical safety of the site to humans and animals. Minimize short- and long-term risk. Facilitate socioeconomic transitions for host communities to demonstrate the long-term sustainable benefits of mining.

Corporate social responsibility in the large scale gold ...

corporate social responsibility, gold mining companies, gold production, Ghana Abstract There has been large scale gold mining in Ghana for at least the last one hundred years. The mining companies with the passage of time have moved from being concerned only with profit making to …

Four Ways to Make Mining More Responsible

 · Centerra Gold, a Toronto-based gold mining company, is a great example of a company with a solid approach to CSR. In 2010 the company produced its first annual corporate responsibility …

Home | Gold Fields Ghana

Established in 2004, the Gold Fields Ghana Foundation has invested over US$78.7m in development projects and programmes in host communities of our Tarkwa and Damang mines in the Western Region of Ghana. The Gold Fields Ghana Foundation is the first foundation to be set up by a mining company in the country. About the Foundation.

Gold Mining and the Discourses of Corporate Social ...

"Gold Mining and the Discourses of Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana is innovative and engaging. Importantly, it moves the emerging corporate social responsibility debates in Africa forward in an exciting way. The book offers critical insights into the nature, contestations and dynamics of CSR in Ghana while privileging African voices.

Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining ...

Responsible gold mining | World Gold Council

The Color of Responsibility: Ethical Issues and Solutions ...

The mining and production of colored gemstones takes place in 47 countries (Boehm, 2014). Industry observers have noted that this sprawling and largely unregulated industry presents issues that are similar to other small-scale extractive industries: forced and child labor, other types of criminal activity, environmental damage, and health and safety concerns (Valerio, 2010; Cartier, 2010 ...

Illegal Gold Mining in Peru | Panoramas

 · Dirty gold is a stigma that has forced companies to begin thinking about the social responsibility they have when buying gold. US companies like NTR Metals have actively supported illegal mining activities that are so detrimental to the health and wellbeing of indigenous communities and the environment.

KOLOMINE GROUP OF COMMUNITY MINERS – KOLOMINE MINERS

KOLOMINE MINERS are an indigenous artisanal mining company registered and operating since since 1989 and specializes in mining of non-ferrous metal like gold, diamond, silver and dealing primarily in gold dust and gold bars. We own and control several mining sites in mining communities of the Eastern Region of Cameroon, especially the town of ...

Nevada

Mining has been and continues to be vital to Nevada''s economy. The BLM Nevada solid minerals program consists of locatable minerals, such as gold and silver, and is the only state producing lithium, which is quickly becoming the "gold rush" of the 21st century due to its value for use in emerging technologies in stored energy.

The social and economic impacts of gold mining

Gold mining companies are a major source of income and economic growth, with an important role in supporting sustainable socio-economic development. During 2013,

Yamana Gold

In September 2019, the World Gold Council released the Responsible Gold Mining Principles (RGMPs). This over-arching framework identifies 10 principles to promote responsible gold mining and is designed to provide confidence to investors and supply chain participants that gold …

Sustainability

Mining Charter compliance. While negotiations on the implementation of Mining Charter III in South Africa are ongoing, we continue to work towards fulfilling our commitments in line with the spirit of Mining Charter II. Read more; BBBEE compliance report [589.7KB]

THE GOLD STANDARD IN SUSTAINABILITY

Taking responsibility Effective ESG includes transparency and taking responsibility for past and present problems. One example of this has been our determination to resolve sustainability issues with closed or legacy mines, which the new leadership inherited from legacy Barrick following the merger with Randgold Resources Ltd. As detailed in

Human Rights in Supply Chains and the Responsibility of ...

 · Gold mining has also helped fund armed groups in Colombia. [40] ... This responsibility extends beyond companies'' direct operations to include their global supply chains.

Gold Mining and the Discourses of Corporate Social ...

The book provides an analysis of Corporate Social Responsibility development in Ghana. Based on fieldwork collected from the Newmont Mining Corporation and Kinross Gold Corporation sites, it explores the impact of mining on cases in the African, Caribbean, and South American regions.

Responsible Gold Mining Principles | World Gold Council

A. The Responsible Gold Mining Declaration We believe that responsibly undertaken, gold mining plays an important role in supporting sustainable development. The Responsible Gold Mining Principles provide a guide for stakeholders to what we believe are the key elements of responsible gold mining across the mine life-cycle.

Op-Ed: Midas Gold takes no responsibility for mining ...

 · The lawsuit filed on August 18, 2020, by Midas Gold against the U.S. Forest Service, in addition to these other actions, undermines their own efforts to demonstrate transparency, goodwill, and that more mining can fix the problems caused by mining. Midas Gold continues with immense effort to convince Idahoans that their project will restore ...

Gold mining

The exact date that humans first began to mine gold is unknown, but some of the oldest known gold artifacts were found in the Varna Necropolis in Bulgaria.The graves of the necropolis were built between 4700 and 4200 BC, indicating that gold mining could be at least 7000 years old. A group of German and Georgian archaeologists claims the Sakdrisi site in southern Georgia, dating to the 3rd or ...

Social Responsibility | Green Gold Mining Company Ltd.

Social Responsibility. Leave a comment. ... In addition, Green Gold Mining Ltd recognizes that local communities are its key stakeholders and the company seeks to engage with those communities on all management issues that may impact on the physical environment.

Tiffany & Co: A Case Study in Diamonds and Social ...

According to the case study, the letter not only served as a call for reform in U.S. mining regulation, but also "implicitly communicated that Tiffany & Co. is committed to ''responsibly-mined ...

World Gold Council | Responsible Gold Mining Principles

 · World Gold Council | Responsible Gold Mining Principles. 2020 Implementation Report . Background . In September 2019, the World Gold Council (WGC), the market development organization for the gold industry, issued the Responsible Gold Mining Principles (RGMPs), setting out a framework for responsible gold mining across the mine life-cycle.

Gold Mining and CSR: Responsibility to Whom and for What ...

 · Abstract. Andrews explores the historical trajectories of gold mining, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and of the process of ''responsibilization'', which the chapter describes as an act that has resulted in the elevation of corporate knowledge, power, and capital over the social order.

GoldFinX

We provide microloans to Artisanal Gold Mines worldwide while helping them to employ socially conscious and sustainable mining methods that reduce the negative impact on the surrounding ecological systems. In exchange, we get a 20% Lifetime Royalty share of ALL ongoing production.

Environmental Responsibility

Environmental Responsibility. ... From gold mine to botanical garden. After planting hundreds of thousands of trees on a former gold mine site, we turned over 1,095 acres (433 ha) of land to the government of Indonesia. Today, the area is a thriving forest and the future site of a botanical garden. ... Because mining is an energy and carbon ...

Gold Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility in the ...

Gold Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility in the Wassa West District, Ghana. ... Despite a boom in gold mining in Ghana''s Wassa West district unemployment and poverty have deepened largely due to loss of farm land to surface mining and limited employment opportunities in the ''revived'' gold mining industry. The large-scale mining ...

Qixia gold mine accident

The Qixia gold mine accident was a mining accident that occurred on January 10, 2021 in Qixia, Shandong, China.An access tunnel collapsed due to an explosion at the Hushan () Gold mine, trapping twenty-two miners underground. As of February 10, 2021, eleven miners had been rescued, ten were found dead, and one remains missing.

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RESPONSIBLE MINING, RESILIENT COMMUNITIES. We are an interdisciplinary, multi-institution, and global research collaboration funded by the US National Science Foundation. Our goal is to co-design socially responsible and sustainable mining practices with communities, engineers, and social scientists.

CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY REPORT

diversified gold mining company that our stakeholders are proud to be associated with. Our commitment to upholding the highest standards of safety, employee well-being and protection of the environment – and to be a Responsible Gold Mining Principles (the "Principles") developed by the World Gold Council.

Corporate • Big River Gold

Mr Nicholls has a wide technical and corporate management experience at a senior level in gold exploration and mining for both mining groups and international consulting groups. He spent 8 years working in Brazil and speaks Portuguese fluently. Adrian Goldstone – Non-Executive Director. Adrian Goldstone has in excess of 35 years'' experience ...

Newmont Corporation

Social Responsibility. Mutual Value Social Impact Stakeholder Relationship Management + ... Using clean, treated water from our mining operation, the farm produces over 20 tonnes of trout yearly and supplies three local restaurants. This community-run farm diversifies the local economy and offers a sustainable, healthy food source.

Gold mining as a potential driver of development in ...

Moreover, elements of corporate social responsibility are being implemented to compensate for the loss of livelihoods, health effects and other social consequences of gold mining activities. To achieve a more sustainable gold mining production in the country, it is necessary to develop a framework for sustainability assessments to support ...

Our Vision | PureGold

Our Vision. PureGold is a growth company, located in the very heart of Red Lake, Canada. Red Lake is the world-famous high-grade gold district which has already produced more than 30 million ounces of gold, valued at over USD $50 billion in today''s prices. 3. Little wonder Red Lake is called the high-grade gold capital of the world.