Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights

Publisher(s)
International Council on mining and metals
Topics
  Consultation & FPIC, E&S risk assessment, Stakeholder dialogue, Transparency & anti-corruption
Audience
  Operators
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Tools and Guides

Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights

  Mar 01th, 2019

This set of Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (VPs) have been developed to help any company looking to ensure their operations are undertaken in a manner that safeguards respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms. The tools, accompanied by easy-to-use, step-by-step guides help companies:

• Reduce production delays

• Maintain “Social License to Operate”

• Gain access to financing • Lessen litigation risk

• Maintain/enhance company reputation

• Operate successfully in complex business environments