Geneva, Switzerland, August 30, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The objective of this one hour complimentary webinar (45-min presentation / 15-min Q&A) is to provide an update on current and future sustainability issues in the mining sector. Globally, the mining sector is a significant contributor to economies across the World and with this there are environmental, social and economic impacts.
* An overview of the risks and opportunities in the mining lifecycle seen through the sustainability lens
* Current topical issues and challenges
* Consideration of key standards and markers, including social auditing, sustainability reporting and the GRI G4 reporting framework, governance practices, schemes and standards
* A consideration of the future sustainability landscape for mining organizations in their lifecycle
This complimentary webinar is aimed at Executives and management with responsibility for sustainability; anyone who works in the mining sector; a supplier of the mining sector; or anyone interested in the development of the sector and wants their organization to stand out as making positive progress on sustainability.
Register for Session 1 (https://sgseventcenter.webex.com/sgseventcenter/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=708802178)
09:00 a.m. London (GMT Summer Time)
10:00 a.m. Paris, Berlin, Madrid, Amsterdam (Europe Summer Time)
04:00 p.m. Singapore, Kuala Lumpur (Singapore Time)
Register for Session 2 (https://sgseventcenter.webex.com/sgseventcenter/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=700325183)
02:00 p.m. London (GMT Summer Time)
03:00 p.m. Paris, Berlin, Madrid, Amsterdam (Europe Summer Time)
09:00 a.m. New York (Eastern Daylight Time)
For more information, kindly visit: http://www.sgs.com/en/Our-Company/Events/2013/09/Current-Sustainability-Issues-in-the-Mining-Sector.aspx?wt.mc_id=prs130874