sharing in governance of extractive industries
See a thoughtful perspective by Senior Director Alex Atkins of Global Mining Sustainability in Resource Global Network on “Why We Need to Improve Board Assurance of Technical and Operational Risks in Mining”.
Alex explains that since several recent technical failures at mine sites, there is the critical need to balance “The independence of boards, with the right diversity of thought and skills to ask the right questions at the right time.”
Women in Mining at the Mining Investor North American Forum Toronto June 26/27
Astrid Pregel, Principal at Feminomics and Advisory Director at Global Mining Sustainability gave a highly enlightening talk on Women in Mining from her generational global experience. Astrid focused on the results of many studies that show the inclusion of women in decision making offers a dramatic increase in risk mitigation and improved corporate performance. Ask for a copy of her…Continue
Alexandra Atkins, Director Global Mining Sustainability has presented a visionary approach to addressing gaps in board assurance in the mining industry. The Paper presents the failure of the mining industry to properly equip their boards with technical skills and proposes to develop a STEM solution.
See this Paper was presented at the 1st Annual Mining Geomechanical Risk Symposium Perth Australia earlier this month.…Continue