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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The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation in Chile Helps Renovate the Central Market of Calama, Chile
January 15, 2019 - The Central Market of Calama recently unveiled a newly painted façade for the popular commercial building thanks to the support of Minera El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan company. Improving the appearance of the city’s Latorre Commercial District was an initiative of Calama Plus, which brings together several companies and organizations operating in Calama such as El Abra...
Jan 15, 2019 7:20 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan’s Technical Training Institute Prepares Indigenous Papuans for Careers in Mining
January 3, 2019 - At PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI), located in the remote province of Papua, Indonesia, Freeport-McMoRan prioritizes the hiring of indigenous Papuans. To ensure indigenous Papuans have access to the technical training needed to become employees, PTFI created the Nemangkawi Mining Institute in 2003. Since then, the Nemangkawi Mining Institute has graduated 2,100 students...
Jan 3, 2019 6:35 AM ET
El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Sponsors Free Health Care for Community
December 20, 2018 - Minera El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan company, financed the services of Fundación Acrux in the Antofogasta Region of Chile where the El Abra operations are located. The Fundación Acrux is a non-profit organization of volunteer medical specialists who provide medical services to patients from the most remote places...
Dec 20, 2018 7:15 AM ET
PT Freeport Indonesia, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Receives Top Corporate Social Responsibility Awards
December 14, 2018 - Business News Indonesia magazine recently presented PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) with three corporate responsibility awards for 2018. The three awards are: Top Leader on Corporate Social Responsibility Commitment Top Corporate Social Responsibility in the Mining sector Top Corporate Social Responsibility Infrastructure Program Some...
Dec 14, 2018 10:50 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan’s El Abra Operation in Chile Offers Career Training for Indigenous Youth
November 27, 2018 - Twenty young people from indigenous communities in Antofagasta are being trained in Dry Area Maintenance Operations through a course sponsored by Minera El Abra, a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan. The two-month course, taught by the Technological University of Chile, covers operations and maintenance in the areas of hydraulic systems, mechanics and forklift operation...
Nov 27, 2018 6:55 AM ET

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