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Minsur received an award for its SAMI program against anemia

Diciembre 16, 2019

Minsur and the municipality of Ajoyani were awarded in Lima for promoting and leading the SAMI program for early childhood development. Such initiative has reduced anemia rates to less than 13%, one of the lowest rates in Puno and nationwide. The mayor of Ajoyani, Luis Alberto Quispe, received the award from the National Society of […]

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Minsur promotes a national campaign against anemia

Diciembre 16, 2019

In Peru, anemia and child malnutrition are serious illnesses that compromise the country’s human capital, and thus its development options. That is why, both the State and several organizations have started several crusades to stop this problem currently affecting more than 40% of the country’s children. So, RPP, the media platform with the greatest reach […]

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Metal and mining companies collaborate with WEF on blockchain solutions

Diciembre 16, 2019

https://im-mining.com/2019/10/25/metal-mining-companies-collaborate-wef-blockchain-solutions/ Seven leading mining and metals companies have partnered with the World Economic Forum (WEF) to experiment, design and deploy blockchain solutions that will accelerate responsible sourcing and sustainability practices, the WEF reports.

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Minsur celebrates the environment with its neighbors

Junio 24, 2019

The Environment Day was celebrated on June 5, and Minsur took the opportunity to raise awareness and promote good practices with the neighbors of its operating units. Thus, for example, the Week of the Environment was held in partnership with several regional agencies in Tacna city. This event comprises several activities, such as competitions and […]

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Minsur welcomed 46 local workers for the B2 project

Junio 24, 2019

Minsur warmly welcomed 46 new local workers who were recruited by the company. They come from Antauta and Ajoyani districts, which are around the area of the San Rafael Mining unit, and will be in charge of operating the new tailing treatment plant B2, a pioneering project in the mining industry. The event was held […]

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Disclosure of MINSUR´s Tailings Storage Facilities

Junio 24, 2019

Minsur responded to the request from the Church of England Pensions Board and the Swedish Council on Ethics for information on mining companies’ tailings storage facilities (TSF´s). Minsur currently manages 6 tailings storage facilities operating in San Rafael mine (1) in Puno region, Peru and Pitinga mine (5) in Manaus, Brazil. Since 2013, Minsur´s geotechnical […]

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Mining of the future

Junio 24, 2019

Minsur drives the trend of the 21st-century mining industry Minsur participated in the Future Symposium, event organized by the German thyssenKrupp Rasselstein GmbH at Andernach, last May 22. The event gathered the leaders of several companies, customers and partners of this industrial giant and it aimed at envisioning the future and analyzing the trends of […]

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High-impact farming investment

Abril 1, 2019

According to the social investment report of San Rafael MU, in FY2018 the mining company invested near to 3 million soles in farming infrastructure. This was generated as part of the agreements with the development Roundtables in Antauta and Ajoyani basins. Thus, up to December 2018, 301 barns were installed in Ajoyani, which provides protection […]

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Minsur restates its committment with safe water management

Abril 1, 2019

  Within the framework of the World’s Water Day celebration, Minsur renewed its commitment with the continuous improvement in water management. Moreover, access of neighboring communities to quality water services is a social investment priority. Minsur admission to the ICMM poses a great challenge for an efficient environmental management. Thus, the company is reviewing and […]

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Meeting with Minsur’s strataegic partners

Abril 1, 2019

  Minsur organized the III Meeting of Strategic Partners, last March 20th. In that event the company shares its guidelines and values with its suppliers and cntractors. The purpose is strengthenign Sustainability and Safety across the value chain, through effective communication and the recognition of good practices. In this sense, the space was suitable to […]

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