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Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry ...

01/01/2006  “Corporate social responsibility” (CSR) and “sustainability” are two of many terms used to describe the social and environmental contributions and consequences of business activity. The notion of sustainable development lies in progress within three dimensions: economic development, environmental protection and social cohesion. Its principles are described as social progress that

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Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry ...

In recent years, concerns about the sustainability and social responsibility (CSR) of businesses have become an increasingly high profile issue in many countries and industries, none more so than the mining industry. For mining, one outcome of the CSR agenda is the increasing need for individual companies to justify their existence and document their performance through the disclosure of social

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Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry ...

01/06/2012  In a situation marked by widespread conflict, mining companies continue operating and develop Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives which are often promoted as a means of contributing to the sustainability and development of the nation. The paper develops a framework to highlight how the principles of stakeholder theory could be used as conceptual and practical guidance

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CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE MINING

ABSTRACT: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) includes economic, social and environmental aspects, and it has particular significance in mining. This paper explores the subject of CSR in the mining industry and the main synergies between CSR and environmental, safety and quality management systems, whose adoption has increased during recent decades. It proposes the establishment of a set of criteria for sustainability, ethics and human capital (to be called CSR

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Mining Companies with Strong CSR Programs Benefit All ...

16/07/2018  CSR programs in the mining industry are an equitable way to compensate communities for the social and environmental costs associated with mining while

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[PDF] Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the mining ...

The paper begins with a review of CSR in the mining industry, corporate community initiatives and the problem of mining dependency at a national, regional and local level. CSR in the mining industry Walker and Howard (2002) outline several reasons why CSR and other such voluntary initiatives are important for mining companies. These include the

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Corporate Social Responsibility – Apex Mining Co. Inc.

The Company spent a total of P59.31 million in 2019 to finance its corporate social responsibility programs as its contribution towards sustainable development, with initiatives focusing on achieving economic, social and environmental benefits for the Company’s

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CSR, Sustainability and the Mining Business E MJ

Editor’s Note: Ties between mining companies and the communities, stakeholders and governments hosting their operations through Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are seldom well-defined. Maintaining these constantly fluctuating relationships and initiatives, however, can be as labor-intensive, complex and emotionally and psychologically taxing as the process of mineral extraction itself.

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Corporate Social Responsibility in Mining in Southern ...

31/08/2004  Ralph Hamann and Paul Kapelus argue that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)-related narratives and practices can be fruitfully assessed with reference to accountability and fairness as key criteria. Brief case studies of mining in South Africa and Zambia suggest that there are still important gaps between mining companies’ CSR activities, on the one hand, and accountability and fairness, on the other.

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Political settlements, the mining industry and corporate ...

01/01/2019  For this paper, CSR is an “umbrella term” taking in the voluntary and quasi-voluntary actions undertaken by mining companies to mitigate their environmental or social impacts or improve the social or environmental wellbeing of the areas in which they operate (e.g. community investment, CSR programmes, mitigation and compliance programmes); the extent and manner in which companies engage local, national and international stakeholders (e.g. corporate-community

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Corporate social responsibility within the mining industry ...

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and responsible mining Responsible business practice is defined in this study as taking an anticipatory and proactive approach to ensuring responsible operations, during all phases, that prevent environmental

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Corporate Social Responsibility in the mining industry ...

Tim Biggs will speaking about corporate social responsibility in the metals and mining industry at the upcoming International Copper Conference taking place in Amsterdam from 11 - 13 March. Ahead of the conference, we did a QA with him to find out more about what CSR looks like in mining, how it has developed over the past decade, and what the potential pitfalls are for miners that don't pay ...

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(PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility in the Mining

Corporate Social Responsibility in the mining sector Bigstock A win-win situation Luis García Westphalen I n the mining sector Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) refers to a company’s Fotolia voluntary actions to either reduce the negative impacts of Reforestation, alternative energy supplies, mining (economic, social, and and vocational training for mining environmental) or to improve ...

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Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining ...

01/06/2015  Corporate social responsibility is also about the integration of companies in their local setting, whether this be in Europe or world-wide. Companies contribute to their communities, especially to local communities, by provid-ing jobs, wages and benefits, and tax revenues. On the other hand companies depend on the health, stability, and prosperity of the communities in which they operate.

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Corporate social responsibility and the mining industry ...

24/02/2004  M. Ramaganesh, S. Bathrinath, Analysing Environmental Factors for Corporate Social Responsibility in Mining Industry Using ISM Methodology, Soft Computing for Problem Solving, 10.1007/978-981-15-0184-5_31, (349-360), (2020). Crossref. Stephanie A. Malin, Becky Alexis-Martin, Assessing the state of uranium research: Environmental justice, health, and extraction, The Extractive

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Corporate Social Responsibility – Apex Mining Co. Inc.

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY. The Company spent a total of P59.31 million in 2019 to finance its corporate social responsibility programs as its contribution towards sustainable development, with initiatives focusing on achieving economic, social and environmental benefits for the Company’s employees, their families, and the local communities.

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Mining Conflicts and Corporate Social Responsibility in ...

11/07/2018  Corporate social responsibility (CSR) has been suggested as one of the ways through which the difficulties associated with mining can be ameliorated. However, CSR activities in developing countries, especially in Africa, have had a questionable reputation. Many view the few programs rolled out under this program as having done little in meeting the needs of the affected mining communities.

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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Congolese mining ...

18/05/2021  A questionnaire was drafted and sent previously to selected mining companies; it focuses on aspects of corporate social responsibility as legal, economic, social, and environmental and relations with stakeholders. The researches met representatives from the companies, the workers and other stakeholders as local and regional authorities.

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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining ...

Through corporate social responsibility, the mining industry may maintain its exemplary status among African countries (Abugre, 2014). The purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationships between corporate social responsibility, environmental policies, and community complaints, and the fiduciary responsibility of a corporation to its stakeholders, particularly within mining ...

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Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM ...

The Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM) is a leading research centre committed to improving the social performance of the global resource industry. Our focus is on the social, cultural, economic and political challenges that occur when change is brought about by mineral resource extraction. CSRM contributes to industry change through independent research, teaching, and by ...

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Corporate social responsibility within the mining industry ...

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and responsible mining Responsible business practice is defined in this study as taking an anticipatory and proactive approach to ensuring responsible operations, during all phases, that prevent environmental

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A Corporate Social Responsibility Framework for Mining ...

A Corporate Social Responsibility Framework for Mining Sector Using Analytic Network Process Tarhan Okan1, ... mining corporations, and other social stakeholders as a result of literature review. (Note 1) In defining the CSR activity criteria, Yakovleva and Vazquez-Brust‟s (2012) study, which adopts Carroll (1991) and Visser‟s (2008) models, is referenced in addition to the interviews ...

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Corporate social responsibility and the mining industry ...

24/02/2004  M. Ramaganesh, S. Bathrinath, Analysing Environmental Factors for Corporate Social Responsibility in Mining Industry Using ISM Methodology, Soft Computing for Problem Solving, 10.1007/978-981-15-0184-5_31, (349-360), (2020). Crossref. Stephanie A. Malin, Becky Alexis-Martin, Assessing the state of uranium research: Environmental justice, health, and extraction, The Extractive

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CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN ThE mININg SECTOR

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN ThE mININg SECTOR 01. While every care has taken to ensure the accuracy of the contents, the Publishers, The Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe and Whitesands Communications (Pvt)Ltd cannot be held responsible for, nor do they necessarily agree with, either editorial or advertising matter, statements and opinions expressed in this publication, nor can

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Is Corporate Social Responsibility possible in the mining ...

Keywords: Corporate social responsibility; mining industry; management; Catalonia . 2 1. Introduction In the global economy, the mining sector plays a fundamental role as it provides vital raw materials and energy for a large number of industries including ceramics, building, electronics, metal, paper, plastics and others. Spain has traditionally been an outstanding European producer of ...

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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Mining Industries ...

11/04/2017  Using a case study of two mining sectors (gold and diamond mining) the book evaluates policies and practices of mining companies within four key areas of corporate social responsibility: environmental protection, health and safety, employee relations and community development. Also included is an assessment of three models for community development that are developed within the mining ...

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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining ...

Through corporate social responsibility, the mining industry may maintain its exemplary status among African countries (Abugre, 2014). The purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationships between corporate social responsibility, environmental policies, and community complaints, and the fiduciary responsibility of a corporation to its stakeholders, particularly within mining ...

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Mining and CSR

Resources Policy has published a pre-press version of my latest paper ‘Corporate social responsibility, risk and development in the mining industry’. Wonderfully, my University has paid for the paper to be open access so it is free for all, pretty much forever. This paper explores why mining companies engage in CSR activities and why these often don’t lead to much in the way of ...

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Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM ...

The Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM) is a leading research centre committed to improving the social performance of the global resource industry. Our focus is on the social, cultural, economic and political challenges that occur when change is brought about by mineral resource extraction. CSRM contributes to industry change through independent research, teaching, and by ...

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What is a Social Licence To Operate? - Mining ...

The Social Licence To Operate is a fairly recent concept. It's derived from the wider "Corporate Social Responsibility" (CSR) concept through which companies have traditionally managed the ethical, legal, economic and philanthropic aspects of their operations. CSR

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