TITLE

The rocky road to sustainable development

AUTHOR(S)
Jimena, Jaquelina
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Canadian Mining Journal;Feb2006, Vol. 127 Issue 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on conflicts between mining companies and their communities. One of the objectives of any mining company should be pursuing sustainable development in nearby communities. The author states that she has learned that there is still a considerable gap between the corporate social responsibility rhetoric and actual practice, because of difficulties in implementing their plans. The author suggests to segment the relevant corporate social responsibility issues relating to a particular business operation and suggest policy and practice changes accordingly.
ACCESSION #
20344138

 

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