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Energy And Extractives: Stakeholder Groups Extractives Companies Should Engage to Be Inclusive and Effective

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Stakeholder Groups Extractives Companies Should Engage to Be Inclusive and Effective

In the mining sector, stakeholder engagement is particularly relevant given the close proximity to and impact on local communities through the use of resources such as water, energy, and land. While every company’s specific stakeholders depend on its operating circumstances, extractives companies should consider these stakeholder groups when developing an engagement strategy.

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Energy And Extractives: How to Increase Your Company’s Renewables Portfolio

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How to Increase Your Company’s Renewables Portfolio

Here’s how to assess your options for procuring renewable energy and how to collaborate to increase your portfolio more quickly.

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Energy And Extractives: How Newmont Ghana Empowers Women in the Workforce, Workplace, and Community

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How Newmont Ghana Empowers Women in the Workforce, Workplace, and Community

We sat down with a team from Newmont Mining to understand what a successful approach to advancing women's economic empowerment looks like in practice.

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Energy And Extractives: Beyond Today’s Conflict and Beyond Today’s Minerals

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Beyond Today’s Conflict and Beyond Today’s Minerals

Companies can create conflict minerals programs with positive social impacts by broadening their geographic focus and responsible procurement efforts and deepening their transparency and partnerships to engage government.

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Energy And Extractives: Mining Industry Brief: Women’s Economic Empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Mining Industry Brief: Women’s Economic Empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa

This brief highlights how companies in the mining industry can approach women's economic empowerment in sub-Saharan Africa and shares impacts of the industry on women in the region.

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Energy And Extractives: Clean Power Generates American Jobs and Business Competitiveness

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Clean Power Generates American Jobs and Business Competitiveness

Transformations in the U.S. energy sector toward renewable sources have led to increased employment, more efficient energy use, and more. Withdrawing from the Clean Air Act, including the Clean Power Plan, will slow this progress but will not undermine it.

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Energy And Extractives: Lord Browne of Madingley Explores Bold Leadership at the BSR Conference 2016

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Lord Browne of Madingley Explores Bold Leadership at the BSR Conference 2016

In a plenary address at the BSR Conference 2016, Lord John Browne of Madingley, L1 Energy Executive Chairman, highlighted the importance of authenticity and inclusion in business and in life.

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Energy And Extractives: Being Bold: A Q&A with Lord John Browne, Executive Chairman, L1 Energy

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Being Bold: A Q&A with Lord John Browne, Executive Chairman, L1 Energy

Lord John Browne, who will address the BSR Conference 2016 as a plenary speaker, discussed some of his bold decisions, the importance of being bold in sustainability, and the difference between being bold and being reckless.

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Energy And Extractives: The Clean Power Plan Is Bold Policy that Will Benefit the Economy

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The Clean Power Plan Is Bold Policy that Will Benefit the Economy

The U.S. Clean Power Plan is one of the most significant pieces of environmental policy the United States has ever seen, and it will help companies remove barriers to climate goals and reduce business risk.

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Energy And Extractives: Sustainable Development Goal 7 Needs Business Leadership to Drive Energy Access

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Sustainable Development Goal 7 Needs Business Leadership to Drive Energy Access

It’s time to close the energy-access gap, and business is well positioned for leadership in this area through partnerships, community investment, and stakeholder engagement.

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Energy And Extractives: From National Climate Plans to Business Plans

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From National Climate Plans to Business Plans

This working paper measures how strongly national governments’ climate plans signal a shift of finance flows toward low-emission and climate-resilient development to the private sector. Using the insights of companies from the investment, energy, and extractives sectors, as well companies with significant supply chains, we analyze how governments can strengthen this signal.

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Energy And Extractives: Best Practices of Corporate-Level Advisory Panels for the Extractives Sector

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Best Practices of Corporate-Level Advisory Panels for the Extractives Sector

Here are four things companies can do to establish successful advisory panels for reporting, strategy advice, and performance monitoring.

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