Global supply chains have become incredibly complex and sophisticated. At the same time, there is a growing awareness of ESG risks.
Key issues for 2021 will be adopting lessons from the response to the pandemic to other aspects of risk management within their businesses.
We will continue to provide insight into the company’s ESG performance." - Peter Steenkamp, Harmony chief executive officer.
The mining industry weathered the COVID-19 storm, mostly unscathed, and certainly better than many other sectors.
Africa-based ESG-dedicated funds are expected to hold 2.5% to 3% of total equities under management on the JSE.
Gold Fields has been ranked the top South African mining company in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
"The requirement for credible and verifiable data-based situational information across the mining sector is going to increase." -