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Newmont Mining | Community

Providing jobs, paying taxes and royalties, sourcing with local businesses, investing in community programs and infrastructure, and fostering mutually beneficial relationships are crucial for our long-term success and ability to be a catalyst for sustainable socio-economic development.

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Newmont Mine Expansion Supports Job Creation and Growth in Australia
Profitably and responsibly extending our existing operations is one of the ways Newmont creates value and improves lives through sustainable and responsible mining. In August, we announced that commercial production had begun – safely, on schedule and within budget – at our Tanami Expansion Project in Australia’s Northern Territory. The $120 million capital investment is expected...
Nov 2, 2017 6:15 PM ET
Newmont Reducing Cases of Holes in the Heart in Ghana
Investing in the wellbeing of our host communities is part of our mission as a sustainable and responsible mining company. In Ghana, we recently partnered with the Children’s Heart Foundation (CHF) to help save the life of Daniel Darkwa, a three-year-old boy suffering from atrial septal defect and patent ductus arteriosus, a rare condition that creates “holes” in the wall separating the top...
Oct 12, 2017 1:55 PM ET
Bringing Medical Care to Communities in Suriname
In close cooperation with Suriname’s Ministry of Health and Project C.U.R.E., Newmont Suriname helped bring vital medical services to residents of villages near the Merian mine last month. A team of nine medical professionals and volunteers treated more than 300 patients during the four-day clinic. Project C.U.R.E. participants were joined by volunteers from Newmont Suriname, who...
Sep 8, 2017 11:50 AM ET
Case Study: Engaging Tribal Members on Remediation of Former Uranium Mine
In 1954, two brothers, who were members of the Spokane Tribe of Indians (STOI), discovered uranium on the Spokane Indian Reservation in the state of Washington. After the discovery, the brothers and other members of the tribe created Midnite Mines, Inc., which joined with Newmont to operate the Midnite uranium mine from 1954 to 1981. The mine’s closure was followed by decades of regulatory and...
Sep 6, 2017 4:10 PM ET
Keeping the Community Clean in Suriname
Newmont’s Merian operation in Suriname is committed to building strong relationships with the local community and to supporting environmental stewardship in the region. Recently, employees and members of the local Pamaka government worked together to clean up debris and litter along the shore of the Marowijne River in Langa Tabiki village. A group of more than 25 volunteers collected 60...
Aug 8, 2017 7:35 PM ET