Our approach

We create value through our environmental and social leadership.

Our Sustainability Policy affirms our commitment to sustainable development, defined as supporting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

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As a member of the International Council on Mining and Metals we have committed to improving social, economic and environmental conditions for the world we live in and contribute to specific targets of the United Nations Sustainability Development Goal. Our sustainability information is reported in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative Standards 'Core'.

We continue to work in collaboration with our host communities to deliver enduring environmental, social and economic benefit.

Our focus

We engage with a wide range of stakeholders before setting our strategic focus and our work aligns with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

We're committed to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, defined by 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Our sustainability approach and actions are making a positive change in the following SDGs:

  • Good health and well-being
  • Quality education
  • Gender equality
  • Decent work and economic growth
  • Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • Sustainable cities and committees
  • Responsible consumption and production
  • Climate action
  • Life below water
  • Life on land

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Our Actions

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Environment

We work hard to be responsible stewards of the environment and treat natural resources with care so that they are available for future generations.

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Health & safety

The most important thing we can all do is make sure that everyone goes home safe and well at the end of every shift.

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Community & society

Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people’s lives now and for generations to come.

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Our people

Our people are the foundation of our success and the key to ensuring our ongoing sustainability and productivity. Together we will create an inclusive workplace where we hold ourselves and each other to account to demonstrate our values. We ensure all work is well designed and reliably delivers safe outcomes, with a focus on continuously improving and learning.

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Prepared for the future

We look for new opportunities that emerge as the world changes. New technology can help us minimise our environmental impact and improve our safety and productivity across our business. We acknowledge the challenge of climate change and have set a goal of net zero emission by 2050. Information on our Climate Change Strategy and industry leading Intelligent Land Management initiative can be found here.

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Further information can be found in our Document repository

Sustainability Documents