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Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry ...

Companies are increasingly using the World Wide Web to disseminate environmental and social information .In 2000, about 65% of companies from Fortune Magazine's Global 500 list used the internet to report on environmental and social issues .Companies not only post their Environmental and Community Reports on the Web, but also place their sitespecific reports and updated news relating to ...

Corporate social responsibility, mining and sustainable ...

Corporate social responsibility, mining and sustainable development in Namibia: critical reflections through a relational lens Article Accepted Version Littlewood, D. (2015) Corporate social responsibility, mining and sustainable development in Namibia: critical reflections through a relational lens.

Corporate Social Responsibility

worldwide for authoritative information, company examples and advice about corporate social responsibility (CSR). This guide has been developed by the International Institute ... porate social responsibility giving rise to a vast repository of CSR initiatives, instruments and resources.

Zambia : Kagem Mining accused of shunning its corporate ...

Miners at Gemfields’ Kagem emerald mine in Zambia KAGEM Mining Limited has allegedly refused to rehabilitate roads in Lufwanyama as part of its corporate social responsibility. District ...

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: REVIEW OF LITERATURE

companies has now become ethical in the content of social responsibility as companies disclose its CSR with a view of public benefits, government request and issue information to stakeholders because the companies think that stakeholders of twenty first century are better educated them past.

Zambia : Fintech company ProBASE continues it corporate ...

Lusaka Zambia: Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a broad term used to describe a company’s efforts to improve society in some way. These efforts can range from

Corporate Social Responsibility in Tanzania: Experience of ...

Corporate Social Responsibility in Tanzania: Experience of Misconception, Misuse and Malpractices in Rehema Kilonzo and Tiina Kontinen (eds.), Contemporary concerns in Development Studies ...

Sustainable mining: an inherent contradiction in terms ...

Jan 05, 2015· The power of social media – the ability to transmit a damning photo or video around the world instantly – also makes it more difficult for mining companies to contain their battles with ...

Knowing is not enough: Corporate social responsibility and ...

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) has recently become prominent in the international development agenda. Corporations and current international development discourse promote CSR with claims that local and state governments lack the capability to adequately address social issues and deliver benefits from resource revenues to local communities.

Corporate Social Irresponsibility : Democracy Journal

Corporate social responsibility initiatives can be roughly divided into two categories: strategic and nonstrategic CSR. In private management, strategic behavior is the set of actions that promotes longterm profit for the firm given its competition, consumers, suppliers, and market environment.

Zambian Economist: Corporate Social Irresponsibility

May 08, 2012· Norway's development agency NORAD has also been picking up on this, with direct advice for the Zambian government : “What Government [needs] is for these companies mining important minerals to pay tax so it can be used for national development, Corporate Social Responsibility should not be building a clinic or school but paying taxes accordingly".

Mining Capitalism by Stuart Kirsch Paperback ...

Mining is an intensive process that focuses on a single type of resource, which it eventually exhausts. Without adequate protection, the environmental impact from these mines may extend over great distances. Yet pressure from international markets discourages mining companies from making sufficient investments in environmental controls.

10 best examples of Corporate Social Responsibility ...

The company has provided consultancy services to the mining sector, specifically focusing on social development outcomes, with a project undertaken on behalf of the National Aids Council in Zambia. “We developed the strategy, tools and guidance for a programme to raise HIV …

Mining, Corporate Social Responsibility and ... SpringerLink

In recent years, mining companies operating in developing countries have come under increased pressure as opponents have placed them under greater public scrutiny. Mining companies have responded by developing global corporate social responsibility strategies as part of their larger global business strategies.

ISSN Print: Advantages and disadvantages of corporate ...

Movement aimed at encouraging companies to be more aware of the impact of their business on the rest of society, including their own stakeholders and the environment. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a business approach that contributes to sustainable development by delivering economic, social and environmental benefits for all ...

Zambia : Mining company donates books worth US30,000 to ...

Orica Mining Services in Kalulushi has donated books worth US 30,000 to Kalulushi Secondary School Library through the company’s corporate social responsibility…

Corporate Social Responsibility Practices in Smallscale ...

mining equipment and machinery. RESEARCH OBJECTIVES This baseline study concentrates on smallscale mining with a bias to the gemstone sector. The main objectives of the study are to investigate the operations, profitability and Corporate Social Responsibility Practices of smallscale mines in existence, with a particular focus on the following

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Mining Industries ...

Based on the concept of corporate social responsibility, this book analyses modern approaches adopted by mining companies that could minimise negative impacts of mining and enhance positive benefits to corporate stakeholders. Using a case study of two mining sectors (gold and diamond mining…

Barrick Gold Corporation Sustainability Society ...

The DI is a forum for leading Canadian international development NGOs and mining companies to come together in response to the emerging social agenda surrounding mining and community development. Members believe that a collaborative presence between the Canadian private sector and NGOs in emerging markets can be a force for positive change.

Glencore on its safety record, environmental performance ...

Sep 07, 2011· Glencore on its safety record, environmental performance and tax ... environmental or social charters. When will this be addressed? ... We blow our revenues up compared to other mining companies ...

Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility in Zambia: A ...

Context of mining and Corporate Social Responsibility in Zambia through a postdevelopment lens and feminist approaches Zambia Vision 2030 Vision statement reads in part Zambians, by 2030, aspire to live in a strong and dynamic middleincome industrial nation that provides opportunities for improving the wellbeing of all, embodying values of socio

Zambia « Mining and CSR

Sep 25, 2015· This research will examine the global governance and development impacts of the extractive sector in Africa; specifically, relationships between emerging international governance regimes, mining companies and new multifaceted community development corporate social responsibility (CSR) programmes in Zambia.

(PDF) CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN MINING INDUSTRY

PDF | This paper focuses on the comparison of corporate social responsibility in mining industry. It compares specifi c territorial areas of two diff erent countries – one of them country that ...

The Limitations of Corporate Social Responsibility on ...

The Limitations of Corporate Social Responsibility on Zambia’s Copperbelt Published by MAC on 20080926 . The Limitations of Corporate Social Responsibility on Zambia’s Copperbelt. by Patricia Feeney, Oxfam (November 2001) ... the large mining companies were able to dictate their own terms and exact maximum advantage for themselves and ...

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SOCIAL POLICY IN ...

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SOCIAL POLICY IN ZAMBIA BY NDANGWA NOYOO Presented at the Conference on Business, Social Policy and Corporate Political Influence in Developing Countries, 1213 November, 2007, Geneva, Switzerland.

Stakeholder interactions and corporate social ...

The purpose of this paper is to critically explore the interactions of key stakeholders and their impact upon corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices in the Zambian copper mining sector. In particular, the authors examine the power dynamics that emerge in the stakeholder interactions.

List of books and articles about Social Responsibility ...

Critics such as US political economist Robert Reich insist that the national authorities have to adopt laws and regulations on social responsibility to oblige businesses to adopt such practices. In 2008 Denmark passed a law on corporate social responsibility, which obliges large companies, investors and staterun enterprises to disclose ...

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN MINING INDUSTRY …

personal experience of visiting both of these areas and companies. corporate social responsibility, mining industry, triple bottom line Corporate social responsibility went through a big development and we can fi nd many defi nitions that share in common the belief that companies have responsibility for the public good – but they

Defining Corporate Social Responsibility: A Systems ...

Defining Corporate Social Responsibility: A Systems Approach For Socially Responsible Capitalism Abstract Although the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR) has been advocated for decades and is commonly employed by corporations globally, agreement on how CSR should be defined and implemented

Linking Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Policy ...

Cronjé, Freek, Charity Chenga and Johann van Wyk, Corporate Social Responsibility in the Zambian Mining Industry, Southern African Development Community (SADC) Research report, commissioned by the Bench Marks Foundation in collaboration with the Peace, Principles and Participation Initiative (PPP) and supported by the Netherlands Institute for Southern Africa (NIZA) (Marshalltown, South ...

Zambia Is Confident In Its Mining Future: An Interview ...

Jun 12, 2019· The criticism of Zambia’s tax regime as somehow “unfair” to operators is not an accurate nor honest appraisal given industry trends. A lot of mining companies are quite vocal about their corporate social responsibility programmes. Do you believe these are real and effective solutions to potential community problems, or just PR window ...

Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Business

• A random search of articles and books on CSR. We searched databases and library catalogs using keywords such as corporate social responsibility, corporate citizenship, corporate sustainability, ethical leadership, and leadership, as well as names of authors. • A review of bibliographic references from articles found initially and

Corporate social responsibility, risk and development in ...

1. Introduction: CSR, development and mining. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) 1 and development have had a rocky history in the mining industry. At the international level, since the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio, the mining industry has moved to reorient itself through a series of global initiatives which elaborate ways mining can and does ...