“The UN’s deadline to meet its Sustainable Development Goals will soon be upon us and it is vital the pandemic does not postpone progress."
It’s no secret that pressure to prioritise ESG factors is rising from investors, regulators and activists alike.
Growing demands for mines to procure goods and services in-country have brought a recent strategic partnership to foster local procurement.
Acrux Sorting Technology and IMS Engineering have entered into a strategic partnership to provide sensor-based sorting technology to mineral resource owners on a fully funded basis.
Australian metals and minerals companies operating in Africa have largely escaped the immediate impact of the COVID-19 crisis.
“Working with mines to maximise their positive socio-economic impacts in host countries and host communities has been a growing part of our work."
“There is an emerging narrative that businesses who will do well in the future will be those that whose profit streams are aligned with the green economy."
The challenge for mining companies is to collate and integrate the many components that encompass the effective management of their social responsibility.
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