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Can Modern Gold Mining Be Sustainable? - Culture

2012-12-6  Modern gold mining has tools that California’s gold rushing 49ers could only have dreamed of. Some say the process may even be sustainable.

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Gold Mining and the UN SDGs World Gold Council

2020-9-22  The World Gold Council and its Members have long believed that responsible gold mining can support sustained socio-economic development for the communities and countries that host gold mining operations. A new report – Gold Mining’s Contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals – shows how the gold mining industry is contributing ...

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Sustainability and gold mining in the developing world ...

2006-1-1  Case study: gold mining in Ghana. Mining constitutes the backbone of the Ghanaian economy, providing valuable foreign exchange. In 1997, minerals contributed 612.9 million or 45.48% of Ghana's foreign exchange earnings, and gold accounted for $579.2 million or 95.44% of the value of all mineral export earnings [31].

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Gold Mining’s Potential Contribution to the Sustainable ...

2020-8-3  Partnerships between gold mining companies and governments which involve commitments to sustainable and clean practices may help mining communities and protect against environment degradation. 10 The provision of capacity-building support to emerging economies is also another avenue for governments to partner with mining operators.

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How Gold Mining Contributes to Sustainable Development ...

2017-5-10  How Gold Mining Contributes to Sustainable Development. The benefits of Eldorado Gold’s mining projects go far beyond the value of the

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Sustainability overview SUSTAINABILITY Gold Fields

We are committed to achieving our vision of being the global leader in sustainable gold mining. Our strategy is Designed to enable the delivery of this vision through an integrated approach. Our strategy, which comprises Four pillars – organisational capacity, internal business processes, stakeholders and financial performance – is further ...

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Sustainable development in Ghana's gold mines: Clarifying ...

2019-5-1  Consistent with McQuilken and Hilson's (2016) report on Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana, which found that different stakeholders had different perceptions on critical sustainable mining issues like “galamsey”, it was also found in this study that different stakeholders have different opinions and understandings of what ...

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GOMIAM – Better gold mining

2022-1-2  Can small-scale gold mining be sustainable? In 2010, the international Fairtrade-Fairmined Gold standard was introduced by Solidaridad, partner of GOMIAM. It sets criteria for responsible gold mining like more efficient production, zero release of toxics like mercury, and safe working practices.

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Kirkland Lake Gold - Sustainability - Sustainability

2021-12-31  The Mining Association of Canada developed the Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) initiative to promote best practices in environmental management, including biodiversity and climate change, community engagement, safety, and tailings; using tools and indicators to help companies responsibly manage performance and record and drive improvement.

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GS Mining Company, LLC Gold Mining Company Ethical ...

2022-1-6  In the quest for gold, GS Mining Company focuses not only on recovering the richest ore, but in doing so with state of the art sustainable and ethical practices. Our goal is to bring dormant mines back to life and revenue, while at the same time enhancing and rejuvenating the environment and communities in which we operate.

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Can Modern Gold Mining Be Sustainable? - Culture

2012-12-6  Modern gold mining has tools that California’s gold rushing 49ers could only have dreamed of. Some say the process may even be sustainable.

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How Gold Mining Contributes to Sustainable Development ...

2017-5-10  How Gold Mining Contributes to Sustainable Development. The benefits of Eldorado Gold’s mining projects go far beyond the value of the metals we produce. Our Olympias, Skouries and Stratoni assets in Greece are creating

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Gold mining’s contribution to the Sustainable

Gold mining’s contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals. In developing the Responsible Gold Mining Principles, the World Gold Council has set out an overarching ESG framework for the gold mining sector which underpins

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How Gold Mining in the Amazon Can Become More

2021-4-30  In the past few years, gold mining has led to about 10% of deforestation in the Amazon. So, how can we make gold mining in the Amazon more sustainable? Here are several suggestions. Through the regulation of garimpos; Garimpos are small-scale, surface gold mines in the Amazon, which produce roughly 20% of the total global supply of gold.

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Sustainable development in Ghana's gold mines: Clarifying ...

2019-5-1  Consistent with McQuilken and Hilson's (2016) report on Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana, which found that different stakeholders had different perceptions on critical sustainable mining issues like “galamsey”, it was also found in this study that different stakeholders have different opinions and understandings of what ...

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Sustainability - Sandstorm Gold

2021-11-3  Sandstorm is a member of the World Gold Council; a community of members in the gold industry who are committed to respon-sible corporate practices. Members of the World Gold Council are required to commit to the council’s Responsible Gold Mining Principles, which outline a number of corporate responsibility measures as they relate to ESG matters.

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GOMIAM – Better gold mining

2022-1-2  Can small-scale gold mining be sustainable? In 2010, the international Fairtrade-Fairmined Gold standard was introduced by Solidaridad, partner of GOMIAM. It sets criteria for responsible gold mining like more efficient production, zero release of toxics like mercury, and safe working practices.

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Kirkland Lake Gold - Sustainability - Sustainability

2021-12-31  The Mining Association of Canada developed the Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) initiative to promote best practices in environmental management, including biodiversity and climate change, community engagement, safety, and tailings; using tools and indicators to help companies responsibly manage performance and record and drive improvement.

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GS Mining Company, LLC Gold Mining Company Ethical ...

2022-1-6  In the quest for gold, GS Mining Company focuses not only on recovering the richest ore, but in doing so with state of the art sustainable and ethical practices. Our goal is to bring dormant mines back to life and revenue, while at the same time enhancing and rejuvenating the environment and communities in which we operate.

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What is sustainable gold and which brands are using it ...

2019-8-3  Companies using sustainable gold. 'The number of demi-fine jewellery brands has increased by 250%' since 2016 and consumers are buying more ethical personal products. The following brands have ...

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How Gold Mining Contributes to Sustainable Development ...

2017-5-10  How Gold Mining Contributes to Sustainable Development. The benefits of Eldorado Gold’s mining projects go far beyond the value of the metals we produce. Our Olympias, Skouries and Stratoni assets in Greece are creating

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Gold mining’s contribution to the Sustainable

Gold mining’s contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals. In developing the Responsible Gold Mining Principles, the World Gold Council has set out an overarching ESG framework for the gold mining sector which underpins

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Exciting News in the World of Sustainable Gold Mining ...

2021-7-14  Alamos Gold Inc. is working toward both the renewal of environmentally sound policies within its walls and beyond, and the streamlining of extraction processes in order to facilitate sustainable yet efficient mining practices over the long run.

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How Gold Mining in the Amazon Can Become More

2021-4-30  In the past few years, gold mining has led to about 10% of deforestation in the Amazon. So, how can we make gold mining in the Amazon more sustainable? Here are several suggestions. Through the regulation of garimpos; Garimpos are small-scale, surface gold mines in the Amazon, which produce roughly 20% of the total global supply of gold.

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Sustainability - Sandstorm Gold

2021-11-3  Sandstorm is a member of the World Gold Council; a community of members in the gold industry who are committed to respon-sible corporate practices. Members of the World Gold Council are required to commit to the council’s Responsible Gold Mining Principles, which outline a number of corporate responsibility measures as they relate to ESG matters.

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World Gold Council committed to Sustainable

2020-9-22  Read more about gold. Examples of the commitments the mining industry has made towards sustainable strategies include: Global partnership: World Gold Council members are committed to playing their part in multi-stakeholder partnerships.Case studies showcase a wide-ranging malaria programme as well as partnerships that provide water education and medical

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Are sustainable futures possible ... - GOLD MATTERS

2020-7-1  Gold Matters: Sustainability Transformations in Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Mining: A Multi-Actor and Trans-Regional Perspective is a transdisciplinary research project which aims to consider whether and how a transformative approach towards sustainability can arise in Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Mining (ASGM).

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GOMIAM – Better gold mining

2022-1-2  Can small-scale gold mining be sustainable? In 2010, the international Fairtrade-Fairmined Gold standard was introduced by Solidaridad, partner of GOMIAM. It sets criteria for responsible gold mining like more efficient production, zero release of toxics like mercury, and safe working practices.

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Kirkland Lake Gold - Sustainability - Sustainability

2021-12-31  The Mining Association of Canada developed the Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) initiative to promote best practices in environmental management, including biodiversity and climate change, community engagement, safety, and tailings; using tools and indicators to help companies responsibly manage performance and record and drive improvement.

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Equinox Gold – 2020 ESG Report

2021-5-7  Sustainable Mining Protocols. ... Castle Mountain is an open-pit heap leach gold mine located in California, USA that produced more than 1.3 Moz of gold from 1992 to 2004. With significant gold reserves and a Phase 2 expansion plan, Castle Mountain is expected to be

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