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Edumine training 18-20 Feb 2014 - Environmental & Social Conflict Resolution
14 January 2014
live webcast format - global, Other Countries

This three-part course (live webcast format) draws on multi-faceted research at the Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining CSRM to provide:

  • an understanding of the costs of conflict in the resource industry;
  • processes and mechanisms by which communities can make their concerns heard and which companies can draw on to work with communities to negotiate and resolve conflict; and
  • the causes and consequences of environmental conflicts in the research sector, and the process of using ecological factors to promote peace.

The extractive industry has the potential to significantly transform environments, communities and economies. At times, such transformation may manifest in conflicts or disputes between a resource developer and local communities, or even complete breakdown of the company's social licence to operate—with associated costs for the company, local communities, and the broader public.

Training by CSRM director Professor Saleem Ali and deputy directors Dr. Deanna Kemp and Dr. Daniel Franks

This course qualifies for one day of short course credit for the Certificate in Mining Studies (CMS)

Register online:
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