The Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program (LPSDP) for the Mining Industry promotes sustainable mining practices.
The program developed a series of handbooks which provide mining managers, communities and regulators with practical information on leading practice approaches to mining management.
- outlines the benefits of engaging with and contributing to the development of communities
- describes the basic steps involved in effectively planning and managing for community engagement and development
- sets out key principles to guide activities
- highlights examples of evolving leading practice.