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Simon Njovu commented on Levin Sources's blog post 'Why an integrated response is needed to mainstream biodiversity best practices across the mining sector'
"Thanks for this article with full of information on small scale mining, though we need to move a step ahead and do implementation of small scale mining policies that will collaborate with large scale mining. Zambia has moved a step feather to…"
Dec 5
Simon Njovu favorited Levin Sources's blog post Why an integrated response is needed to mainstream biodiversity best practices across the mining sector
Dec 5
Rodrigo Cassola favorited Levin Sources's blog post Why an integrated response is needed to mainstream biodiversity best practices across the mining sector
Dec 4
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Why an integrated response is needed to mainstream biodiversity best practices across the mining sector

Mitigating the environmental impacts of Large-scale Mining (LSM) has long been a priority on international conservation agendas. Risks to biodiversity posed by Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (ASM) receive comparably less attention, despite the severity of direct, indirect and cumulative impacts. Is ASM considered unmanageable and therefore slips down agendas? Could initiatives currently working on ASM join up their approaches to maximise positive impacts?Environmentally and socially…See More
Nov 27
Levin Sources posted a blog post

Spotlighting Environmental Impacts of ASM at the Convention on Biological Diversity COP

Levin Sources Associate Jonathan R Stacey is contributing to a panel discussion on what companies are doing with regards to mainstreaming biodiversity into the mining sector - what works, what doesn’t and sharing lessons learnt. We want to get your views on the table…See More
Nov 5
Levin Sources posted a blog post

'Gender Safeguards for the Kimberley Process' Open for Consultation Now

How can a fairer mineral system empower women and create more opportunities for us all?In March 2018, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution seeking alignment between the work of the Kimberley Process and the Sustainable Development Goals. The Kimberley Process value chain has a lot of potential to make a positive impact on gender equality through its existing work.Levin Sources was commissioned jointly by the European Commission and the German Federal Ministry for Economic…See More
Oct 15
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Job Opportunity: Specialist - Responsible Sourcing and Better Business

Job Title: Specialist - Responsible Sourcing and Better BusinessEmployer: Levin SourcesLocation: Cambridge, UKContract: PermanentRemuneration: £30,000 to £45,000 DOEReporting to: Senior ManagerClosing Date: 28 August 2018Job DescriptionLevin Sources seeks a dynamic, creative and highly organised Responsible Sourcing and Better Business Specialist (RSBBS) as a member of the UK-based team. The RSBBS will ensure high performance in the planning and delivery of client projects, particularly in…See More
Jul 17
Yves Bertran Alvarez favorited Levin Sources's blog post Levin Sources' Victoria Gronwald on Gender Mainstreaming in the Kimberley Process at European Development Days 2018
Jul 3
Mabinty Sesay favorited Levin Sources's blog post Levin Sources' Victoria Gronwald on Gender Mainstreaming in the Kimberley Process at European Development Days 2018
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Jul 3
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Levin Sources' Victoria Gronwald on Gender Mainstreaming in the Kimberley Process at European Development Days 2018

The Kimberley Process Certification Scheme is the global community’s joint response to eliminate trade in 'conflict diamonds'. It brings together governments, civil society and industry. As the Kimberley Process Chair in 2018, the EU strives to ensure that the Process remains a unique tool for conflict prevention and fit for purpose in a changing world.In support to its work on the Kimberley Process, the EU also…See More
Jun 26
Alexandra Truchot favorited Levin Sources's blog post Why We Should Foster Economic Independence for Women in Artisanal and Small-scale Mining
Jun 4
Alexandra Truchot favorited Levin Sources's blog post De Beers is Disrupting the Disruptors with its Laboratory-Grown Diamonds
Jun 4
Levin Sources posted a blog post

De Beers is Disrupting the Disruptors with its Laboratory-Grown Diamonds

Photo: De BeersDe Beers’ announcement last week that it’s moving into the gem-grade synthetic diamond market was a surprise to…See More
Jun 4

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Levin Sources
Type of Organisation
Business
Website
http://www.levinsources.com
Job Title
Social Venture and Consultancy
About My Work
Levin Sources is a consultancy and social venture that moves more minerals through systems where good governance and better business are the norm.

For more than seven years, we have been at the forefront of responsible mining and sourcing, with unique expertise in issues surrounding raw materials sustainability and artisanal and small-scale mining.

We deploy our assets to find inventive and pragmatic solutions to complex issues in supply chains all over the world.

Follow us on Twitter: @levinsources
Areas of interest
gold, diamonds, csr, governance and anti-corruption, investing, geology, environment, social accountability, human rights, contract and licensing, redistribution and sustainable development
Intererested in job/consulting opportunities
yes

Levin Sources's Blog

Why an integrated response is needed to mainstream biodiversity best practices across the mining sector

Posted on November 27, 2018 at 13:00 1 Comment

Mitigating the environmental impacts of Large-scale Mining (LSM) has long been a priority on international conservation agendas. Risks to biodiversity posed by Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (ASM) receive comparably less attention, despite the severity of direct, indirect and cumulative impacts. Is ASM considered unmanageable and therefore slips down agendas? Could initiatives currently working on ASM join up their approaches to…

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Spotlighting Environmental Impacts of ASM at the Convention on Biological Diversity COP

Posted on November 5, 2018 at 16:18 0 Comments

Levin Sources Associate Jonathan R Stacey is contributing to a panel discussion on what companies are doing with regards to mainstreaming biodiversity into the mining sector - what works, what…

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'Gender Safeguards for the Kimberley Process' Open for Consultation Now

Posted on October 15, 2018 at 18:18 0 Comments

How can a fairer mineral system empower women and create more opportunities for us all?

In March 2018, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution seeking alignment between the work of the Kimberley Process and the Sustainable Development Goals. The Kimberley Process value chain has a lot of potential to make a positive impact on gender equality through its existing work.

Levin Sources was commissioned jointly by the European Commission and the…

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