Feature: Industry to hear community voice
A major new independent survey of public views about mining is designed to provide industry and government with a deeper understanding of the elements that influence trust in the industry. Tony Heselev reports
Water use: the whole picture
A technique developed by CSIRO to measure and analyse the water footprint of key mineral commodities – from extraction to metal production – will assist the industry to plan for the future. Maryrose Cuskelly reports
Mining for development: Knowledge transfer
The International Mining for Development Centre is taking Australian knowledge to the international stage to facilitate sustainable mining practices in developing nations. Tim Thwaites reports
Industry perspective: Sustainable thinking
Head of sustainability at Downer Mining, Heather Bone, says to achieve a long-lasting approach to sustainability, the change must come from both upper management and the coalface.
International: Delivering wealth
Stronger governance in developing countries and around the world is an important step towards removing corruption and delivering wealth to local communities. Adam Courtenay investigates the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, the coalition that is making this happen.