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Yirri: New firm with focus on contract transparency, FPIC and IPs

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 Yirri LLC is a new, boutique firm that offers social performance counsel and strategic communication. We operate globally and across several industries and sectors. Yirri is based on the premise…Continue


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Rio Tinto plc
Type of Organisation
Job Title
Director Americas Communities & Social Performance
About My Work
Responsible for community relations across the Americas as part of the global HSEC Rio team.
Areas of interest
gold, diamonds, csr, governance and anti-corruption, environment, social accountability, human rights, contract and licensing, monitoring revenue collection, redistribution and sustainable development
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Dr J Chris Anderson's Blog

Partnerships and Agreements in the Mining Sector: Converging Opposing Sides

Posted on September 21, 2017 at 17:44 0 Comments

My article below originally appeared on Mediators Beyond Borders International's website, and is the first in a six-part writers series on Collaboration.

What would mining look like if, instead of constant conflict with external parties – brought about by adversarial decision-making – decisions were based on collaboration? I have seen both ways of…


Chris Anderson and new company, Yirri Global.

Posted on April 27, 2015 at 19:06 0 Comments

As some of you know, I left Rio Tinto a few weeks ago after a great few years with a great company to set out on my own. I am now the Principal at Yirri Global. 'Yirri' is a Kuku-Yalanji word (a very active Australian Aboriginal language from North Queensland, spoken by a group of people with whom i have had very close contacts for more than 35 years). The word can be defined as 'flowing water' but it is also the name of the father and grandfather of my great mentor, brother and friend, the…


Harvard Project on American Indian Development: white paper on Extractive relations

Posted on June 4, 2014 at 23:19 0 Comments

Please note that Harvard University’s Project on American Indian Development has just released a  white paper reporting the results of a study: ‘On improving tribal-corporate relations in the mining sector: A white paper on strategies for both sides of the table’.

 You can see the full report at:


 Or, if you would…


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At 21:50 on April 20, 2014, Dr J Chris Anderson said…

Hello George, many thanks! Yes, I miss Ghana too! Regards, Chris

Hi Kwasi, many thanks. Hope you are doing well! Cheers, Chris

Hello Herizo, thanks. Look forward to meeting you one day! Regards, Chris

At 22:49 on April 19, 2014, George Amoh said…

Hello Chris, long time, Ghana misses you, hope all is well

At 19:53 on August 11, 2013, KWASI BOSOMPEM said…

Hi  Chris,

Thanks for your leadership in  natural resorces  management


Kwasi  Bosompem

At 15:35 on April 27, 2012, HANTANIONY HERIZO ERIC said…

Hello Chris, welcome on this network and nice to meet you here. I'm Rio Tinto's team in Madagascar on the Procurement ( Source spec)

wish that we'll have more sharing lessons here





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