Position statements

ICMM has developed a series of position statements to augment our ICMM 10 Principles for sustainable development.These statements are endorsed by our council and include a number of mandatory requirements that members must implement.

Water stewardship

Position statement,
January 2017

Tailings governance

Position statement,
December 2016

Indigenous peoples & mining

Position statement,
May 2013

Principles for climate change policy design

Position statement,
2011

Mining partnerships for development

Position statement,
January 2010

Transparency of mineral revenues

Position statement,
July 2009

Mercury risk management

Position statement,
February 2009

Mining and protected areas

Position statement,
September 2003