Escalating social risk around mining: Why does it matter and what can be done?

CIM Journal, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2015
M. D. Evans
United Way of Greater Toronto
(formerly with the Office of the Extractive Sector Corporate Social Responsibility Counsellor
Government of Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
http://dx.doi.org/10.15834/cimj.2015.4
Résumé L’industrie minière a actuellement une excellente occasion de tirer profit de ses expériences antérieures pour établir de meilleures relations sociales. Les relations entre l’industrie et la société sont critiques et elles subissent de grandes pressions. L’escalade de l’opposition par le public et les conflits sociaux ont déjà des impacts physiques sur les opérations partout à travers le monde. L’industrie a l’occasion de façonner la future direction de son engagement social, d’accroître la confiance du public et de répondre de manière proactive à un risque matériel aux exploitations, mais elle doit tout d’abord mieux comprendre la nature des défis et l’urgence de les traiter.
Mots clés : Confiance en l’industrie minière, conflit social, coûts des conflits, relations communautaires, risque
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