Sustainability certification schemes and standards are one key means for civil society actors to hold mineral companies and governments to account and for companies and governments to demonstrate that they are operating responsibly. This webinar shares research exploring the potential role these initiatives can play to effectively deliver positive outcomes and foster local development.
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About the presenters
Renzo Mori Junior
Renzo Mori Junior is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining at the University of Queensland. At CSRM he is undertaking applied research to investigate the potential role sustainability certification schemes can play to improve standards for responsible mining. This applied research will review the design characteristics of proposed and existing certification schemes to develop practical resources and recommendations for how certification can better work to improve environmental and social outcomes.