Industry Transition 2022

ICMM’s Director of Innovation Christian Spano will be at Reuters Events: Industry Transition 2022 to discuss how supply chain collaboration can open the next frontier of climate action.

Events & presentations

8th International Conference on Tailings Management

Aidan Davy will be delivering a keynote speech at the conference outlining members' progress towards implementing the Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management (GISTM).

Events & presentations

Publish What You Pay Global Assembly

ICMM’s Sophie Donszelmann will be sharing experiences and challenges one year on from the implementation of the EITI standard.

Events & presentations

Mobility Re-imagined

ICMM’s Circular Economy Lead Bryony Clear Hill will be discussing how we can reimagine mining models to minimise waste and how to create a circular car.

Events & presentations

Mining Principles: Performance Expectations

ICMM’s Mining Principles define good practice environmental, social and governance requirements for the mining and metals industry.

Organisational communications

A global celebration of women in mining

Rohitesh Dhawan is speaking at the International Day of Women in Mining event to acknowledge women’s talent, spirit, and critical contribution to the industry.

Events & presentations

ICMM Accelerates Responsible Mining Agenda on 20-Year Anniversary

ICMM marks 20 years since the Toronto Declaration, which set out the founding principles of the organisation, by recommitting to decisive and principled leadership.


What does decarbonization mean for the junior mining sector? Why evolving investor expectations for producers may impact exploration sooner rather than later

The task of decarbonization is daunting. This session featuring ICMM's Ro Dhawan discusses what decarbonzation means for the junior mining sector in 2022.

Events & presentations

The State of Nature Positive for mining and metals - transcript

ICMM CEO Rohitesh Dhawan was invited to contributed at the Nature Positive dinner at Davos 2022. Below are his remarks:

Events & presentations

Tailings management training needs to take a more holistic approach across key sustainability topics

ICMM members collaborated to produce the Tailings Management Good Practice Guide in 2021 and have now shared their expertise in creating new Training Material

Comment & analysis

World Environment Day: Six Ways ICMM Members are Pioneering Environmental Good Practice

As we journey through the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration, World Environment Day is an important reminder of how critical healthy ecosystems are for nature to thrive.

Comment & analysis From the field

Emma Marsden

Meet ICMM manager Emma Marsden.


ICMM Response to Responsible Mining Foundation’s recently released assessment of ICMM member companies

A response to RMF's recently released report that claims to be an assessment of ICMM members’ implementation of the ICMM Performance Expectations.


Social and Economic Reporting: Framework and Guidance

Providing a foundation for consistent reporting on a company’s contribution to social and economic development.

Organisational communications Guidance & toolkits

ICMM Members Commit to Consistent Reporting on Social and Economic Contribution

ICMM has published a new Framework which commits members to report against a set of social and economic indicators.


An Inclusive Growth Approach to Promote Community Resilience

An inclusive growth approach encourages mining companies to re-imagine systems, rethink partnerships, unlock capital from under-leveraged sources and unite partners around common objectives.

Research & briefings

Social Performance – Mission Critical

ICMM's Ro Dhawan speaks with Tom Palmer (Newmont, CEO) and Eduardo Bartolomeo (Vale, CEO) at BMO’s Global Metals and Mining conference on why social performance is mission critical for the industry.

Comment & analysis

Always searching for better

Simply put, the ‘green’ version of almost anything means the use of more metals. But ICMM's new Strategy and Action Plan doesn’t see this as a license for industry to mine them at all costs.

Comment & analysis

Stakeholder Newsletter: March, 2021

Continuing our journey towards a safe, just and sustainable world.


Tools for Social Performance

These tools support a greater understanding of what social performance is and the enablers required within organisations to deliver good, consistent social performance.

Guidance & toolkits