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    Sustainable Development Indicators for the Mining Industry. Nicole Smith [email protected] The goals of this project are interesting because they aim to identify a set of indicators that can be used by mining companies and governments to assess the mining industry’s contributions to sustainable development in the locales where they operate.

  • Managing mining for sustainable development

    2 Mining and sustainable development 25 3 Impacts of mining during the life of a mine 29 3.1 Mineral exploration phase 30 3.2 Mine development phase: mine design and construction 30 3.3 Mining operations phase: mining and mineral processing 34 3.4 Mine closure phase 37 4 Orienting legal frameworks towards sustainable development 39

  • Managing Mining for Sustainable Development UNDP

    Mar 28, 2018  The extraction of minerals from the earth presents opportunities, challenges and risks to sustainable development. This sourcebook provides a comprehensive overview of policies and practices to manage mining towards sustainable development - by incorporating social and environmental sustainability considerations in policies and legal frameworks, adopting regulatory and

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  • MMSD - International Institute for Environment and Development

    Presenting the principal conclusions of the IIED/WBCSD project Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development (MMSD) - the most ambitious study yet undertaken on the role of minerals in sustainable development. Drawing on the project’s two-year process of consultation and research, Breaking New Ground describes the minerals sector and its relationship with concepts of

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    M.M. Shah, in Encyclopedia of Ecology, 2008. Sustainable Development. Sustainable development is defined as “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” The concept of needs goes beyond simply material needs and includes values, relationships, freedom to think, act, and participate, all amounting to ...

  • IISD’s Mining and Sustainable Development Initiative

    Sustainable development requires that mining operations change their focus to consider how mining companies, governments and communities can all engage in examining how concepts of inclusive growth and social development can be applied to, at least, company expenditures on supplies of

  • How can mining contribute to the Sustainable Development ...

    The forthcoming report – Mapping Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals: An Atlas – helps mining companies navigate where their activities – from exploration, through operations and ...

  • Sustainable mining practices School of Minerals and ...

    Our current mining engineering researchers are focused on working with industry to solve current mining engineering issues and to mitigate risks. They work collaboratively to find innovative ways to ensure environmental, safe and sustainable practices are incorporated in all aspects of mining.

  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY - home - pubs.iied.org.

    for Sustainable Development planned for 2002 in mind,nine of the world’s largest mining companies decided to initiate a project to examine the role of the minerals sector in contributing to sustainable development,and how that contribution could be increased.Through the World Business Council for Sustainable Development,they contracted with the

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  • How can mining contribute to the Sustainable Development ...

    Dec 03, 2013  The forthcoming report – Mapping Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals: An Atlas – helps mining companies navigate where their activities – from exploration, through operations and mine closure – can help the world achieve the SDGs. Governments, civil society and other stakeholders can also identify opportunities for shared action ...

  • MMSD - International Institute for Environment and Development

    Presenting the principal conclusions of the IIED/WBCSD project Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development (MMSD) - the most ambitious study yet undertaken on the role of minerals in sustainable development. Drawing on the project’s two-year process of consultation and research, Breaking New Ground describes the minerals sector and its relationship with concepts of

  • Breaking New Ground: Mining, Minerals and Sustainable ...

    Project information. The Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development Project (MMSD) was a research project looking at how the mining and minerals sector could contribute to the global transition to sustainable development. More at iied.org: Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development

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    and the Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development (MMSD) Project initiated discussions on the financial implications of these accidents and whether financial markets could better reflect the range of risks - economic, financial, environmental and social - in the cost of capital.

  • A guide to leading practice sustainable development in

    FOREWORD The Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program for the Mining Industry series of handbooks has been produced to share Australia’s world-leading experience and expertise in mine management and planning. The handbooks provide practical guidance on

  • Mining and Sustainable Development - Columbia University

    Sustainable Development Mining is a transformative activity which has numerous economic, social and environmental impacts. This book addresses the changing role of minerals in society and how mining can be made more sustainable. It covers the social acceptance of mining

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    (2010). Sustainable socio-economic development in mining communities: north-central British Columbia perspectives. International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment: Vol. 24,

  • New Report: Mining Sector Can Help Achieve Sustainable ...

    Jul 19, 2016  New York, USA, 19 July 2016 – Large-scale mining has the potential to play a critical role in helping to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in resource-rich countries, according to a new report published today on the occasion of the UN High-Level Political Forum in New York. The report, Mapping Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals: An Atlas, is a joint effort of the ...

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    Dec 03, 2013  The forthcoming report – Mapping Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals: An Atlas – helps mining companies navigate where their activities – from exploration, through operations and mine closure – can help the world achieve the SDGs. Governments, civil society and other stakeholders can also identify opportunities for shared action ...

  • Canada’s mining industry in Africa and social responsibility

    In fiscal year 2017-2018, 48 percent of Canada’s bilateral international development assistance was directed to sub-Saharan Africa.But there are only two international development programs that address the extractive industries. The Enhanced Oversight of the Extractive Industries in Francophone West Africa project was launched by the Liberal government in 2016 with the goal of enhancing ...

  • Mining and Sustainable Development: Current Issues - 1st ...

    This book reviews current topical issues in mining and sustainable development. It addresses the changing role of minerals in society, the social acceptance of mining, due diligence in the mining industry, critical and contemporary debates such as mining and indigenous peoples and transit worker accommodation, corporate sustainability matters ...

  • International Council on Mining and Metals IUCN

    ICMM: A mandate for sustainable development ICMM is an industry group that specifically works to improve sustainable development performance in the mining and metals industry. Established in 2001, the organization currently represents 27 mining and metals companies as well as more than 30 regional and commodity associations.

  • Mining enterprises and regional economic development: an ...

    This research now investigates the effect that mining enterprises which operate under these principles have on sub-national economic development. In doing so, it undertakes multiple case-study analysis, focussing on a single firm, Rio Tinto, and covers three of its subsidiary companies at various stages of development.

  • Sycamore Mining - Sustainable mining

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    The project was facilitated through Sustainable Development of Mining in Rwanda (SDMR) – a DFID-funded and Cardno implemented market systems programme to professionalise Rwanda’s mining sector – which led a competitive tender and negotiation process to

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