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Published: 19 August 2015

Voluntary Responsible Mining Initiatives: A Review

This paper aims to help stakeholders better assess the voluntary initiatives space for mining and consider options to increase impact. It is based on a survey of informed stakeholders’ views and experiences of voluntary responsible mining initiatives conducted in late 2015 and draws on the diverse experience of Council members from civil society, academia, the mining sector, midstream and downstream companies, and government.

This paper aims to help stakeholders better assess the voluntary initiatives space for mining and consider options to increase impact. It is based on a survey of informed stakeholders’ views and experiences of voluntary responsible mining initiatives conducted in late 2015 and draws on the diverse experience of Council members from civil society, academia, the mining sector, midstream and downstream companies, and government.

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