As a company that works in some remote and unusual places, we are often privileged to meet some remarkable people and gain an insight into their history, their culture and their world view.
We know how important it is that we recognise the traditional rights and values of Indigenous peoples and respect their cultural heritage. Whenever we are given the opportunity to explore or create operations on or near their land, our goal is always to provide the Indigenous people in the area with sustainable benefits and opportunities.
Our people who work and connect with Indigenous people are given intensive cultural awareness and competency training, and our people are encouraged to get involved with local Indigenous groups where appropriate. We also partner with other organisations to create or support initiatives designed to improve the lives and conditions of Indigenous people living in areas where we work.
Our Indigenous engagement programmes are consistent with the International Council on Mining and Metals Position Statement on Indigenous Peoples and Mining.
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