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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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
Freeport-McMoRan’s PT Freeport Indonesia Partnership Fund Supports Education for Indigenous Schoolchildren in Papua
August 3, 2018 /3BL Media/ - PT Freeport-Indonesia’s Partnership Fund for Community Development (LPMAK) provides educational facilities and support for local community members. The LPMAK sponsors the children of the seven local indigenous tribes near the PTFI operations to attend boarding school. Children from ages 6-11 live in dormitories at the Taruna Papua Boarding School, which was...
Aug 3, 2018 7:05 AM ET
Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Supports Women-Owned Flower Farming Business Development
July 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde promotes the creation, improvement and development of micro and small enterprises through its various programs in Arequipa, Peru. These development programs provides financial support and technical assistance to entrepreneurs. Business owners in the districts of Uchumayo, Tiabaya, Yarabamba and La Joya are able to...
Jul 20, 2018 7:40 AM ET
Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Provides Health Care to Remote Regions
July 6, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde has partnered with the Regional Government of Arequipa in Peru to provide free healthcare services to citizens of the region. Cerro Verde is proving training for and remunerating medical personnel who travel on health care buses to provide care for community members. The buses are currently on a thirteen-month tour of...
Jul 6, 2018 6:35 AM ET