Newmont Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Seventh Consecutive Year
"We are proud to be recognized as leaders in the areas of sustainable
development and responsible resource management, particularly in light
of growing expectations for better industry engagement and performance
in these areas. Collaborating with stakeholders to mitigate risk and
increase the shared value we create through our mining and refining
operations is central to our business strategy, and something we never
stop working to improve,” said
DJSI World tracks the performance of 2,500 leading companies worldwide, independently evaluating their long-term economic, environmental and social performance. The top 10 percent of performers are selected from among 59 industry groups.
DJSI evaluates companies based on a variety of criteria, including transparency, corporate governance, risk and crisis management, environmental management and performance, stakeholder engagement, community development, energy management and climate change, biodiversity, human resources, and safety.
More information on Newmont's environmental and social performance can
be found in the company's annual sustainability report, Beyond
the Mine. The report is published as part of the company's
ongoing obligations as a founding member of the
Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont (www.newmont.com)
is one of the largest gold companies in the world. Headquartered in