Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Sustainable development means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Freeport-McMoRan's approach to sustainable development combines three essential elements: continued economic success, building local community capacity and societal trust through stakeholder engagement, and improving environmental performance. Communities & People highlights news and stories of the company’s close collaboration with local stakeholders to minimize and mitigate adverse impacts and cultivate opportunities to maximize positive impacts.

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El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Prepares Indigenous Community Members for Careers in Mining
Freeport-McMoRan’s local stakeholder engagement and social investment objectives include formal interactions with indigenous peoples in traditional communities of Alto El Loa in Chile. To complement the Indigenous Peoples Employment Program established in 2017, El Abra started a new apprenticeship program to provide work experience to students who have completed post-secondary education...
Sep 19, 2019 8:40 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan’s PT Freeport Indonesia Partnership Fund Supports Education for Indigenous Children
August 23, 2019 - PT Freeport-Indonesia’s Partnership Fund for Community Development (LPMAK) provides educational facilities and support for local community members. The LPMAK sponsors the cost of boarding school for children of the seven local indigenous tribes near the PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) operations. Over 1000 students are now studying at the following LPMAK sponsored schools...
Aug 23, 2019 9:40 AM ET
Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Graduates Women Entrepreneurs from the DreamBuilder Program
July 26, 2019 - More than 300 entrepreneurs from Peru’s Arequipa region recently received their diplomas after finishing the DreamBuilder training program. The Dreambuilder program operates in over 65 countries and has registered more than 10,000 women for its online programs in Peru. The business innovation program includes core business management topics such as business planning,...
Jul 26, 2019 3:45 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Invests in Indigenous-Owned Organic Coffee Cooperative
July 12, 2019 — For nearly 20 years, PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI), a Freeport-McMoRan company, has sponsored a coffee farmer collective in Papua, Indonesia. Known as Amungme Gold, the coffee has been farmed and processed by indigenous Amungme farmers under the guidance of Freeport-McMoRan’s entrepreneur business program to meet growing demand from consumers. PTFI, through its Community...
Jul 12, 2019 10:30 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan’s Climax-Area Community Investment Fund Awards over $300,000 in Grants
Climax Molybdenum recently awarded $300,400 to area nonprofits through the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation's 2019 Climax-Area Community Investment Fund. The 2019 grant recipients are: Lake County Cloud City WheelersCloud City Wheelers Trail Crew – $33,500 Lake County Community Foundation...
Jun 26, 2019 2:15 PM ET

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