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Encourage civil society, business and governments worldwide to work collaboratively on standards for the responsible mining of precious metals and gemstones. Join our panel of experts on thursday 13 december, 2-4pm (gmt), as they discuss the steps taken by mining towards sustainability. The framework for responsible mining is a joint effort by ngos, retailers, investors, insurers, and technical experts working in the minerals sector. In 2016, the mining industry was greeted with the appointment of regina paz lopez as the country’s environment secretary, a staunch environment advocate who had.
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