The impact of the Conflict-Free Gold Standard

Published 6th November 2014

Categories: Gold mining and sustainable development

Representatives from international NGOs, refiners, industry groups and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) all describe the Standard as a major step forward in providing trust and transparency in the gold supply chain. Their commentary is captured within a short video, which highlights the progress made since its inception and how responsible mining can positively influence socio-economic development and consumer confidence in the global trade.