MMSD – further reports
Presenting the further reports of the IIED/WBCSD project Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development (MMSD) – the most ambitious study yet undertaken on the role of minerals in sustainable development.
Documents are grouped together in the links below, or you can search our Publications Library. Please contact us if you can't find what you are looking for. All project publications are available for free download.
MMSD – main project page
Architecture for change: an account of the Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development project history, Luke Danielson and Caroline Digby (July 2006), Global Public Policy Insitute
In this report former key staffers of the MMSD project present their subjective history of the key challenges they encountered, how they were resolved.
Project follow-up reports
Finding the way forward: how could voluntary action move mining towards sustainable development?
Artisanal and small-scale mining: challenges and opportunities
Room to manoeuvre? Mining, biodiversity and protected areas
Finding common ground: Indigenous Peoples and their association with the mining sector
MMSD project signs off
MMSD ended with the completion of the report 'Breaking New Ground'.