Resources

Learn how ICMM is promoting leading environmental and social practices to encourage better industry performance.

Annual Report, 2012

Read our Annual Report for 2012.

Organisational communications

Independent Report on Biodiversity Offsets

Provides an overview of the business case, principles, methods and challenges relating to biodiversity offsets.

Research & briefings

Overview of Leading Indicators for Occupational Health and Safety in Mining

Provides companies with a way of understanding their impacts and making plans to contribute positively to the health outcomes of stakeholders.

Guidance & toolkits

Role of Mining in National Economies: Mining's Contribution to Sustainable Development (1st Edition)

This report looks at the contribution of mining and metals to national economies.

Research & briefings

Community Development Toolkit

This toolkit sets out how mining can contribute to community development, and provides 20 practical tools for all stages of the community development process across the mine life.

Guidance & toolkits

Annual Report, 2011

Read our Annual Report for 2011.

Organisational communications

Measurement, Reporting and Verification and the Mining and Metals Industry

Analyses different mandatory and voluntary measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) regimes and outlines the different challenges the sector face in estimating GHG emissions.

Guidance & toolkits

Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights: Implementation Guidance Tools

Helping companies operating in areas of geographical conflict and weak governance to implement the Voluntary Principles (VP) on Security and Human Rights.

Guidance & toolkits

Mining Partnerships for Development: Toolkit

Provides a useful methodology for evaluating the positive and negative economic and social effects of mining at local, regional and national levels.

Guidance & toolkits

Principles for Climate Change Policy Design

An integrated set of seven principles to ensure the mining and metals industry plays its full part in contributing to sustainable development while remaining competitive in a low carbon economy.

Guidance & toolkits

Annual Report, 2010

Read our Annual Report for 2010.

Organisational communications

Mining: Partnerships for development – Mapping in-country partnerships

This report contains a mapping-of-partnerships from around the world to encourage companies to replicate and scale up partnerships across mining regions and improve development outcomes.

Research & briefings

Leadership Matters: Managing Fatal Risk Guidance

Provides managers with a tool to help reduce fatal and potentially-fatal events. It contains a series of self-diagnostic prompts that can assist in identifying gaps in safety management systems.

Guidance & toolkits

Annual Report, 2009

Read our Annual Report for 2009.

Organisational communications

Good Practice Guidance on Health Impact Assessment

This guidance on health impact assessments (HIA) provides companies with a way to understand its impacts and make plans to contribute positively to the health outcomes of their stakeholders.

Guidance & toolkits

Mining Partnerships for Development: Position Statement

Ensuring that investments made in developing mineral resources enhance social and economic development locally and nationally.

Organisational communications

Working Together: How Large-scale Mining can Engage with Artisanal and Small-scale Miners

Helping large-scale mining companies to identify the nature of artisanal and small-scale mining activities in their operating regions and shape models for engagement.

Guidance & toolkits

Minerals and Metals Management 2020

Launched in response to the challenges of the United Nations' Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM).

Guidance & toolkits

Leadership Matters: The Elimination of Fatalities

Senior Leaders are ultimately responsible for preventing fatalities. This guide contains questions based on ‘what do I do?’ and ‘what do I ensure is in place?’.

Guidance & toolkits

Annual Report, 2008

Read our Annual Report for 2008.

Organisational communications