Canadian Mining Journal – Banks look to apply Free prior and Informed consent in North America.

By Michael Torrance On May 22, 2017, an open letter was sent from 10 global banks requesting the Equator Principles Secretariat to reconsider how financial due diligence should be done in developed countries like Canada, the United States and Australia. The Equator Principles...
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Long-awaited N.W.T. mining road through national park gets thumbs up from review board. All-season road for Prairie Creek heads to minister for final approval

The much-anticipated all-season road to Canadian Zinc’s Prairie Creek mine passed its environmental assessment this week, more than five years after the Prairie Creek mine was approved in the heart of Nahanni National Park Reserve. The Mackenzie Valley Review Board...
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