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Social Impact Assessment Training Course
17 July 2017 - 18 July 2017
The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, Oceania
This intermediate course provides a current overview of leading industry practice related to social impact assessment and management that is consistent with IAIA’s International Principles for SIA and Guidance for SIA. We address the current issues relevant to the business of managing the social impacts of extractives projects. More information: https://www.csrm.uq.edu.au/social-impact-training-2017
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Prerequisites :
Level: Intermediate
Language :English
Duration :
Presenter :Prof Frank Vanclay - University of Groningen Frank is the Professor and Head of the Department of Cultural Geography in the Faculty of Spatial Sciences, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, where he has been since 2010. An Australian by birth, Frank specialises in the areas of: social impact assessment and management; social performance; social licence to operate; human rights and corporate social responsibility; social understandings of place; social aspects of resource extraction, and social aspects of natural resource management, farming and agriculture. Frank is especially noted for his role in developing IAIA’s 2003 International Principles for Social Impact Assessment and 2015 Guidance on Social Impact Assessment. Ana Maria Esteves - Community Insights Group Ana Maria is founder of CIG, an international social impact management consultancy. She is a recognized practitioner in the areas of social performance, social investment and local content, especially in the mining, oil & gas and energy sector. She is an Industry Fellow at CSRM and visiting professor at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Strathclyde (UK). Ana Maria goes beyond impact assessment to work with clients to contribute to social development at the local level. Her clients have included: Anglo American, BG, BHP Billiton, Goldcorp, Newmont, Rio Tinto, Shell, and Tullow Oil. She works all over the world, with a concentration in sub-Saharan Africa. Mozambique-born, she is an Australian citizen and currently resides in The Netherlands. She is the current President of the International Association for Impact Assessment, founder of SIAhub, an online resource for the SIA community of practice, and co-author of the IAIA Guidance for SIA.
Contact Details:
Name: Professor Nick Bainton
Organisation :Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM)
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Website: http://bit.ly/2mPU0et


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