Nordgold Publishes 2019 Sustainability Report
London, United Kingdom, 9 September 2020 –– Nordgold, the internationally diversified gold producer, is pleased to announce that its Sustainability Report for the year ended December 31, 2019, is now available on the Nordgold website at www.nordgold.com.
Nikolai Zelenski, Chief Executive Officer of Nordgold, commented:
“Working in a responsible and sustainable way is central to how we operate as a business. We take this commitment extremely seriously and continue to make major strides further improving our overall ESG performance. Measures include a significant investment into staff training and development, working to minimise our overall environmental footprint in particular through energy efficiency, water recycling and biodiversity projects, as well as working in partnership to support our host communities. These behaviours are core to our purpose – to be more than gold and to ensure we leave a lasting, positive legacy. I am proud to present our CSR and Sustainable Development Report and look forward to updating this once again next year.”
Nordgold is an internationally diversified one million ounce gold producer with over 8,000 people operating a portfolio of ten mines (in Burkina Faso, Guinea, Russia and Kazakhstan) and a number of development and exploration projects in West Africa, Eurasia and the Americas. Since its foundation in 2007, Nordgold has established a global reputation as a leading developer of tier one gold mining assets with a proven commitment to community engagement, sustainability, efficiency and operating in an environmentally responsible manner. Since 2013, Nordgold has successfully constructed three gold mines, including two in Burkina Faso (Bouly and Bissa) and most recently, the Gross mine in Russia.
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