Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

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Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Sustainable development means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Freeport-McMoRan's approach to sustainable development combines three essential elements: continued economic success, building local community capacity and societal trust through stakeholder engagement, and improving environmental performance. Communities & People highlights news and stories of the company’s close collaboration with local stakeholders to minimize and mitigate adverse impacts and cultivate opportunities to maximize positive impacts.

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PT Freeport Indonesia, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Receives Top Corporate Social Responsibility Awards
December 14, 2018 - Business News Indonesia magazine recently presented PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) with three corporate responsibility awards for 2018. The three awards are: Top Leader on Corporate Social Responsibility Commitment Top Corporate Social Responsibility in the Mining sector Top Corporate Social Responsibility Infrastructure Program Some...
Dec 14, 2018 10:50 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan’s El Abra Operation in Chile Offers Career Training for Indigenous Youth
November 27, 2018 - Twenty young people from indigenous communities in Antofagasta are being trained in Dry Area Maintenance Operations through a course sponsored by Minera El Abra, a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan. The two-month course, taught by the Technological University of Chile, covers operations and maintenance in the areas of hydraulic systems, mechanics and forklift operation...
Nov 27, 2018 6:55 AM ET
Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Supports Local Agricultural Businesses
Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde has an Agricultural Development Program for farmers in the Yarabamba and Uchumayo Districts of Peru that provides services to business owners including education and information on warehouses and greenhouses. Cerro Verde has model farms and demonstration plots for education. Farmers raise laying hens, ducks, and guinea pigs. Many local farmers also grow...
Oct 25, 2018 7:35 AM ET
The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation in Chile Expands Technical School in Calama
September 27, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The Colegio Don Bosco De Calama recently inaugurated new specialties workshop facilities with the support of Minera El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan company. The new building provides additional workshop and laboratory space and is disability accessible. The school, opened in 2016, educates middle and high school...
Sep 27, 2018 7:05 PM ET
PT Freeport Indonesia, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Supports Healthcare for Indigenous Communities
PT Freeport-Indonesia’s Partnership Fund for Community Development (LPMAK) provides healthcare to residents of Mimika Regency in Papua, Indonesia, at the Mitra Masyarakat Hospital in Timika. The hospital opened in 2000 and is now a four-star accredited healthcare facility, providing access to healthcare for a previously underserved community. In 1996, PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI...
Aug 30, 2018 8:00 AM ET