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June 26, 2020

Gender Inequality runs deep in mining

In mining companies and mining-affected communities, women are most often at a disadvantage compared to their male counterparts. Are companies taking adequate action on these issues? Evidence suggests not. The RMI Report 2020 shows huge gaps in how mining companies address gender equality.

Modern Mining
June 23, 2020

"Embedding gender at the heart of Responsible Mining" web panel - Tuesday, June 23

With: Prof. Surya Deva (Hong Kong), Lydia Nkopane (South Africa), Prabindra Shakya (Nepal), Vanessa Baudin (Senegal), Daria Goncharova (Russia), and Jennifer Rietbergen-McCracken (Switzerland)

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June 23, 2020

Is gender inequality mining’s ESG blindspot?

Despite an increasing focus on ESG, mining companies are failing to consider the disproportionate effects of mining on women and girls, says a report released Monday by independent research organization the Responsible Mining Foundation.
June 17, 2020

Humanity's loss

The Responsible Mining Foundation is calling for mining companies to show respect for cultural heritage and for countries to do more to protect the historical patrimony of Indigenous people.

Australia's Mining Monthly
June 17, 2020

RMF: Rio Tinto's destruction of heritage site is "loss for humanity"

The Responsible Mining Foundation (RMF) has described the destruction last month by Anglo-Australian mining company Rio Tinto of a 46,000-year-old site in Australia's Juukan Gorge as "a loss for humanity as a whole", and "another wake-up call" for mining companies to show respect for cultural heritage.
June 17, 2020

Mining, life and occupational disease after Covid

Mpufane points to increased corporate disclosure as a hopeful global trend, made possible by platforms such as the Responsible Mining Index, which reports data from 38 large-scale mining companies across 967 mine sites in 52 countries.

The Ecologist
June 15, 2020

Minería Responsable em América Latina: hay avances, pero aún se está lejos de las expecatitivas dela sociedad

El Centro Vincular de la PUCV -en conjunto con Responsible Mining Foundation (RMF)- elaboró el informe “¿Minería Responsable en América Latina y el Caribe? Evaluando como las empresas mineras abordan cuestiones de interés público”, que fue dado a conocer ayer y que se articula en base a las acciones que realizan las compañías en comparación con las expectativas de la sociedad.

Fundación Terram
June 10, 2020

Responsible Mining Foundation y Centro vincular-PUCV coorganizan el webinar “Los desafíos en la industria minera en América Latina”, el 10 de Junio

Con: Pierre De Pasquale (Suiza), Ingrid Koch (Chile), Luis Felipe López-Calva (México/EE.UU.), Ana Maria Vidal Cobian (Perú), Igor Díaz López (Colombia), Joaquín Villarino (Chile) y Dante Pesce (Chile)

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