TITLE

Secure social licence calls for 'big picture' thinking

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Rachel
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Ecos;Oct2012, Issue 176, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the term "social licence to operate" with specific reference to its significance in the current debate between the mining and extractive industries and the community over coal seam gas (CSG) extraction in Queensland. It is reported that having a social licence of an operation means approval from the local community and other stakeholders.
ACCESSION #
91687369

 

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