It’s Never Been More Important for Big Companies to Listen to Local Communities
NOVEMBER 10, 2017
For example, the delays associated with social conflict at large mining operations can run in the vicinity of $20 million per week. Yet the same companies that spend months and millions tweaking operational details devote only a small fraction of their resources to understanding and addressing the social risks they face. ” Building and sustaining local stakeholder support for a major investment is the new frontier of successful management and risk assessment.