2015 Mining Review by ICMM


The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) was established in 2001 to act as a catalyst for performance improvement in the mining and metals industry. ICMM is a membership organization, led by the CEOs of many of the world’s largest mining and metals companies and associations. ICMM is committed to enhancing environmental stewardship, human … Continue reading 2015 Mining Review by ICMM

Responsible sourcing for mining & metals – ICMM


Companies have a shared responsibility for the materials that they produce. Demonstrating value focuses on the two complementary sides of the responsible sourcing debate – sustainable procurement and responsible supply. A client (a small to medium sized operation) recently asked my help to certify the origin of its production in a neighbouring country of DRC. If … Continue reading Responsible sourcing for mining & metals – ICMM

The role of mining in national economies (2nd edition) – ICMM


I missed last year’s ICMM publication; in case you also didn’t get it: The role of mining in national economies (2nd edition). This second edition of The role of mining in national economies provides an update on the contribution of mining activities in each of the world’s 214 national economies. The report extends the analysis to … Continue reading The role of mining in national economies (2nd edition) – ICMM