We exercise vigilance on securities we select for sustainable development and / or for respect of code of ethics. These values affect health, respect for the human person and his rights, the environment, external political relations.
We favor mining companies adopting best practices, policies and effective actions in the context of their impact studies. We pay special attention to guidelines, to initiatives and standards compliant with a sustainable mining development.
We communicate to Junior's the importance of integrating the concept of sustainable development even in the early stages of exploration. The Junior's impact on the environment and on local societies. Their overall impact is reduced in comparison to the development of a mine, but it is nevertheless crucial in the educational aspects and for transparency towards local communities.
We constantly review and we adapt our objectives based on evolving best practices in sustainable development, on feedback from our partners and on the mining sector as a whole; as well as on any new related laws or regulations from non-governmental organizations or governments.
We recognize that the laws and regulations and standards do not govern all types of behavior. Therefore, we have a code of conduct for all ETHORE employees who are responsible for applying it.