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The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) has launched its enhanced membership requirements, amid rising calls for miners to operate in line with environmental, social and governance (ESG) best practices. ICMM’s Mining Principles have been updated for the first time since 2003 to include site-level...

Anglo American and Rio Tinto have become founding donors to the World Bank’s Climate-Smart Mining initiative – the first ever fund dedicated to making mining a more sustainable practice. The World Bank said the facility will focus on helping resource-rich developing countries benefit from increasing global...

TSX-V-listed Alphamin Resources has begun hot commissioning its Bisie tin mine in the rainforest of North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Bisie is considered one of the world’s highest grade tin deposits, with an updated feasibility indicating that the mine could produce 152,300 tonnes of...

The London Metal Exchange is considering removing companies from its list of approved metal suppliers who do not meet industry standards, following growing outcry about child labour taking place in African cobalt mining. The exchange is set to issue principles for responsible metal sourcing in the...