icmm covid-19

ICMM paves the way for responsible mining practice

Dr Nicky Black is working alongside other members of the ICMM team to support company members as they respond to the COVID-19 crisis.

Tailings management: What has changed since Brumadinho?

While the scale and consequences of the Brumadinho dam failure were extreme, other tailings dam failures have occurred on a regular basis.

ICMM welcomes Sibanye-Stillwater to its membership

Precious metals mining company, Sibanye-Stillwater, has been accepted as a member of the International Council on Mining and Metals, or ICMM.

A paradigm shift is needed for community development

A sea change in the way that both government and mining companies approach development initiatives is required for communities.

ICMM enhances membership requirements

The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) today launched its enhanced membership requirements – ICMM’s Mining Principles – which now include site-level validation and transparent disclosure.

MRA Exclusive at Mining Indaba: Partnerships and collaboration

Tom Butler speaks about how partnerships – the Global Tailings Review and Innovation for Cleaner Safer Vehicles – are driving change.
Alternative Mining Indaba

Mining industry engages with the Alternative Mining Indaba

The Investing in African Mining Indaba was pleased to have the opportunity to engage with the AMI again this year, and to celebrate collective efforts.
Tailings safety

Tailings management: Zero tolerance for failure not negotiable

Tailings management fell directly into the spotlight in 2019 following a spate of tailings storage facility disasters over the last 24 months.

ICMM publishes updated guidance for community concerns

“Demonstrating transparency and accountability is fundamental to meaningful engagement with host communities." - Tom Butler, ICMM CEO
Tailings safety

Professor Bruno Oberle to chair tailings review

Professor Bruno Oberle will chair an independent review of mine tailings storage.The review will standards for the safe management of tailings storage.

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