GEMM 2012: Global Exploration, Mining and Minerals in 2020 – April 2012

The objectives of GEMM 2012 were to: i) Confront the toughest issues that must be addressed for the mineral sector to move forward in demonstrating sustainability and responsibility over the coming decade. ii) Identify specific priority projects or activities responsive to these issues to define “Pathways for Improving Practice” and “Agendas for Responsive Research”. iii) Expand and deepen across sectors and disciplines the network of experienced and knowledgeable leaders, practitioners, decision makers and researchers from communities, non-government organizations, companies and governments.