SIAhub is an internet portal where the global SIA community of practice can network, access resources, share ideas and promote good practice.
‘Social Impact Assessment (SIA) includes the processes of analysing, monitoring and managing the intended and unintended social consequences, both positive and negative, of planned interventions (policies, programs, plans, projects) and any social change processes invoked by those interventions. Its primary purpose is to bring about a more sustainable and equitable biophysical and human environment.’ International Principles for Social Impact Assessment
Launch of the Responsible Mining Index
18 April 2018
The Dutch government has supported the development of a “Responsible Mining Index” through a new organization called the “Responsible Mining Foundation” which is a bold attempt to directly compare corporate performance in the sector.
Sector-Wide Impact Assessment of Myanmar’s Mining Sector
12 March 2018
The Mining SWIA, developed by MCRB and DIHR, is intended to encourage a switch to responsible mining in Myanmar.
Costa Rica is obliged to consult with Indigenous peoples on any project that might affect their territories (in Spanish)
12 March 2018
Costa Rica, South America
The mechanism has its origin in recommendations from the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Indigenous Peoples.
International Resettlement and Social Programs Manager - Deedoke
27 March 2018
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