Press Releases

The World Gold Council welcomes the ICMM’s Statement on Climate Change and industry Decarbonisation Commitments

The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) recently published a statement setting out its position on climate change and reasserting its commitment to mining industry decarbonisation in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement. The World Gold Council, a member association of the ICMM, welcomes this statement and shares the vision of mining operations accelerating climate actions to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. 

World Gold Council Members commit to TCFD Reporting

The World Gold Council today announced that its members, 33 of the world’s most forward-thinking gold miners, have committed to reporting their positions and progress on climate-related risks in line with the recommendations of Taskforce for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).

World Gold Council and GJEPC Enter into Strategic Partnership for Generic Gold Jewellery Marketing in India

The World Gold Council and Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) have signed an agreement to promote gold jewellery in India in 2021. Under the terms of the agreement, both partners will jointly fund a multi-media marketing campaign that would aim to increase awareness, relevance and adoption of gold jewellery amongst Indian consumers, especially millennials and gen Z.