Exploring the mining industry's new normal
By Dorothee Baumann-Pauly, Adjunct Professor and Director of the Geneva Center for Business and Human Rights, Université de Genève and Serra Cremer Iyi, [...]
Dr Anthony Hodge unpacks some of the key challenges facing the mining industry. Here he talks about sustainability, the metals supply conundrum, and [...]
Renewable energy production is necessary to halt climate change and reverse associated biodiversity losses. However, generating the required technologies and infrastructure will drive [...]
In this presentation Professor Saleem Ali considers the latest data on supply security based on recent research conducted on resource efficiency, recycling, remanufacturing [...]
The area used for mineral extraction is a key indicator for understanding and mitigating the environmental impacts caused by the extractive sector. To [...]
The prevailing opinion seems to be that mining companies should only focus on mining as a means of creating value - we like [...]
Created to accompany the United Nations Environment Assembly resolution on Mineral Resource Governance, Professor Daniel Franks from The University of Queensland's Sustainable Minerals [...]
Pact and the University of Delaware’s Mapping Artisanal and Small-scale Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals (ASM-SDG Policy Assessment) is the first report [...]
This paper explores how copper demand might develop until the year 2100 under different socio-economic and technology scenarios.
What is in your smartphone and can it be recycled? Kim Preshoff investigates the sustainability of phone production.
In their recent paper, Zeng et al consider anthropogenic mineral generation and its implications for achieving a circular economy.
Lithium-ion battery demand, particularly for electric vehicles, is projected to increase by over 300% throughout the next decade. With these expected increases in [...]
Metals are a key enabler of economic development and human progress, and a requirement for the expansion of clean energy.
This analysis provides an overview of key events in the Adani mine’s groundwater approvals.
This study analyses the vulnerability of primary cobalt production to supply chain disruptions and evaluates supply risks associated with the increased attention for [...]
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