Posted on November 8, 2012 in Our Environment
At Newmont, we often discuss what we need to do to keep our company strong – not just for the next few years, but for generations to come. Inevitably, we return to this fact: our viability as a business depends on our ability to develop, operate and close mines in a manner that provides shared value for the company as well as for the communities that host our mining operations.It is essential for Newmont to deliver strong financial returns on our investments. We can only achieve this shared value by:Creating and maintaining high standards of performance for protecting the environment;Safeguarding the health, human rights and well-being of our employees and communities; and,Creating sustainable, long-term economic and social opportunities in the areas where we operate.The story of environmental and social responsibility (ESR) at Newmont is one of innovation, evolution and a...
Posted on July 17, 2012 in Our Communities, Posted on July 17, 2012 in Our Values
Building effective relationships with communities where Newmont operates is vital to our future success and our ability to execute on the five pillars of our business plan.We believe each one of our employees, irrespective of job title, plays an important role in community relationship matters. The findings of the Community Relationships Review showed that we have room to improve our engagement with local communities. As a result, to help our employees better understand their role in environmental and social responsibility (ESR), we are holding a series of regional Community Relationship Forums that are designed to:Create a platform for frontline employees to interact, learn, understand and appreciate the challenges and opportunities of building and sustaining effective relationships with stakeholders.Encourage participants to speak up, empower, engage, collaborate and diagnose common...
Posted on April 30, 2012 in Our Communities, Posted on April 30, 2012 in Our Environment, Posted on April 30, 2012 in Our Values
Newmont is committed to building sustainable operations while demonstrating our Values. Our performance in the areas of environmental stewardship and social responsibility are keys to our future success. This week, we released our annual Global Sustainability Report, Beyond the Mine, which focuses on our performance in areas such as health and safety, community development and protecting the environment.The report also details our progress implementing the recommendations from our industry leading Community Relationships Review, which is focused on building long-term relationships that are founded, in part, by creating shared value.Developed in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative guidelines, Beyond the Mine is an assured report that provides a transparent overview of our activities, including:Inspiring Our PeopleCommunity RelationshipsEnvironmental StewardshipCorporate...

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