SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES IN MINING INDUSTRY Dr.D.P.Tripathy Professor, Department of Mining Engineering, NIT, Rourkela-769008. Abstract: Sustainable development (SD), an all-inclusive, somewhat ambiguous concept basically means economic and social development that endures over the long-term and its core ethic is intergenerational
ABSTRACT: The concept of sustainable development in mining is in its infancy. However the mining industry to adopt sustainable development strategies that will establish goals and develop ways and means of achieving them. Sustainable development indicators varies with spatial and temporal changes in environmental conditions, socio-
The Sustainable Development Goals challenging the Mining. The Sustainable Development Goals challenging the Mining Industry An article to understand the role and use of the Sustainable Development Goals in the mining industry.
How do we recognize sustainable development and mining? When the concepts of sustainable development are applied to mineral resources, there is little agreement on what is to be sus- tained, and by what means. Without such agree- ment, sustainable development will remain little more than a slogan of little practical value to public-policy makers.
May 29, 2019· About the conference. AusIMM, the Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices (ACSMP) and the University of NSW will jointly host the 9 th international conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry (SDIMI) 2019.. The conference will bring together practitioners, researchers, regulators and civil society to discuss sustainable development in the minerals industry …
The next section of the paper outlines a series of steps that would lead to improved sustainability at mines. Two case studies of Rio Algom and Placer Dome Inc. are then presented to illustrate how two of Canada's leading mining sustainable development practitioners have operationalized the concept. 3. Sustainable development guidelines for mines
The study more importantly confirmed that the gold mining segment of the industry has embraced the concept of sustainable development to varying degrees, a pattern that interestingly parallels that of the relevant theoretical literature.
Concept of Sustainable Development Notes MODULE - 6 Sustainable Development 19 CONCEPT OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Humans have made a very impressive economic progress, specially during the past two centuries, in creating material and luxuries of life style. This progress has been achieved at a tremendous cost to the environment.
The study more importantly confirmed that the gold mining segment of the industry has embraced the concept of sustainable development to varying degrees, a pattern that interestingly parallels ...
The Mining Industry and Sustainable Development in Kyrgyzstan 5 Part 1 provides an overview of the sector, including the history and data on reserves, distribution, extraction and the processing of the key minerals. It goes on to present an economic analysis and forecast of the sector, to look at legal regulations and licencing
development in the mining industry will depend on the correctness in determining the role of mining industries for regional development. Using the context of sustainable development, this paper will analyse the concept and process of mining industry development as an accelerator to achieve regional sustainable
The Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program (LPSDP) for the Mining Industry program promotes sustainable mining practices. The program developed a series of handbooks which provide mining managers, communities and regulators with information on leading practice approaches to mining management.
This course is intended for a broad-based audience of managers, professionals, students and concerned stakeholders in mining who require an understanding of the concepts and issues of sustainable development. Sustainable Development in Mining focuses on the underlying concepts and issues that apply specifically to the mining industry.
While the main target audience of the report is the mining industry, it is also intended to be useful for other stakeholders in this sector, including national and local governments, communities, development organizations, academia and others who have an interest in ensuring that the sustainable development outcomes from the mining sector are ...
Apr 12, 2018· The mining industry, an important driver of the global revolution of electronic vehicles and renewable sources of energy, is constantly looking to improve its own sustainable working practices For a mining company, sustainable practices are at the core of its license to operate. More and more ...
Environmental Audit: A Need for Sustainable Development of . mining industry is a concept that attempts to shape the interaction between environment and society, so that advances in wellbeing are not accompanied by deterioration of the ecological and social
Several mining sectors, from phosphate to uranium, are reviewed and their current impacts and challenges are discussed. The mining legacy and environmental remediation, the present mining and challenges, and the future mining and society are discussed in relationship with environmental health and sustainable development.
and prepare Community Sustainable Development Plans; •The Mining industry prepare a declaration on Sustainable Development; •Labor support a global-level agreement for cooperation with industry in support of sustainable development; Both governments and the mining industry support the establishment of a Sustainable Development Support Facility.
Apr 12, 2018· The Internet of Things (IoT) is helping the mining industry become more environmentally sustainable. The use of IoT sensor networks on tailings dams is a prime example of how connectivity is promoting greater environmental awareness and sustainability.
This statement is directly connected to the question of sustainable development and how the mineral industry can contribute to it. Fifteen years ago, few in the mining industry had heard the words sustainable development, let alone knew what it meant. Today is a different story. Industry leaders have embraced the concept.
The mining industry has adopted a zero harm policy and wellness of employees as a top priority. Since the mid-1990s, government has sought to promote black economic empowerment in the mining industry. The process will take time, but black-owned ... South Africa's sustainable development vision for mining . By 2010, the South African minerals ...
But at the same time, sustainable development of practices to boom-bust employment and small-scale or artisanal mining industry is a concept that attempts to shape the interaction mining dependence. between environment and society, so that advances in wellbeing are not accompanied by deterioration of the ecological and social 3.
sustainable development and mining therefore deserves a more dedicated and detailed study. 1.2. Outline of report The rest of the report is organised as follows: Firstly, we will discuss how sustainable development can be understood in general and in the context of mining more specifically. Here, we will look more closely at
Journal of Sustainable Mining is dedicated to the key problems of contemporary mining, for which activities related to sustainable development are a great and important challenge. The mission of this journal is to promote and spread knowledge not only concerning the idea of sustainable development …
The research presented here aims to explore the relationships between the CSR actions taken by an organisation operating a gold mining project in Ghana, and the sustainable development of the ...
Sustainable development ties together concern for the carrying capacity of natural systems with the social, political, and economic challenges faced by humanity. Sustainability science is the study of the concepts of sustainable development and environmental science. There is an additional focus on the present generations' responsibility to ...
Page 5 of 6 4Azapagic, Adisa, "Developing a framework for sustainable development indicators for the mining and minerals industry," Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 12, Issue 6, August 2004,
sustainable development in the mineral sector and how these need to be adapted for realizing this objective. Sustainable Development and Mining There is a view, sometimes championed by social and non-government activists, that the concept of sustainable development is incompatible with the extractive mineral industry
The concept of sustainable development is defined as development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Learn more about the topic of sustainable development from IISD's experts and the work being done.
framework that promotes sustainable development and the mutual trust needed for long-term investments that can be practically adopted by governments, companies and civil society. Mining a Mirage? Reassessing the shared-value paradigm in light of the ... mining industry to improve the development impacts of mineral extraction.