Author Archives: Ronald Chawatama

Is your phone fueling conflicts in DRC?

Blog article by Ronald Chawatama read more

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Sustainability reporting and corporate transparency, can more be done

Interview with Reana Rossouw, the owner of Next Generation Consultants, a leading boutique Management and Business Consulting Firm with a wealth of experience in the business development environment. read more

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Slavery and Supply Chain

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Extractive Resources have not benefited resource-rich countries in Africa

Interview with ECPDM Deputy Manager, Isabelle Ramdoo read more

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Malaria remains the number one cause of hospitalisation and death in Africa

Interview with Sylvester Jobic, Bayer’s Head of Environmental Science based in South Africa. read more

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Cost saving strategy pays off for Endeavour Mining as Gold prices remain low

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The Global Water Crisis: Emerging global water crisis, can industry do more to manage their footprint?

Interview with WWF Water Stewardship Manager , Lucy Lee read more

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The New Syndustrial Revolution: An Interview with Sustainable Frontiers Author Professor Wayne Visser

The New Syndustrial Revolution: An Interview with Sustainable Frontiers Author Professor Wayne Visser read more

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Exclusive Interview With Accenture’s Director for Sustainability

Paul Gurney is a Director at Accenture and leads Sustainability Services in Africa. He has been with Accenture for over 10 years, with the last 7 spent building the Sustainability business around the world. As part of his role, he has worked with many leading clients, across multiple industries helping them enhance business performance from improving their economic, societal and environmental impacts. read more

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Exclusive Interview with Honourable Irene Nafuna Muloni, Minister of Energy Uganda

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Animus Sustainability Magazine speaks to Corli Le Roux; Head of JSE SRI Index

Ronald Chawatama is the Editor/Network Manager for the Animus Sustainability Magazine read more

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Interview with Tom Albanese, CEO, Vedanta Resources Plc and Sesa Sterlite Limited

Animus Online Sustainability Magazine met with Tom Albanese. Tom is the Chief Executive Officer at Vedanta Resources Plc and Sesa Sterlite Limited, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Plc. Tom was formerly the Chief Executive of Rio Tinto, a global diversified mining company, from May 2007 to January 2013. Tom joined Rio Tinto in 1993 when the company acquired Nerco, where he was Chief Operating Officer. Tom is also on the Board of Directors of Franco Nevada Corporation, a Toronto-based gold-focused royalty and metal streaming company with assets around the world, which he joined in August 2013. Tom holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mineral Economics and a Master’s in Mining Engineering from the University of Alaska. Tom received the ‘Mining Foundation of the Southwest’ 2009 American Mining Hall of Fame Award, for his dedication, knowledge, leadership and inspiration to his peers in the mining industry. In 2009, he joined the Board of Visitors for the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in North Carolina. read more

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Africa mining sector, mining companies, investors to partner in creation of shared value; outcome of Mining on Top 2014

At the just ended, Mining on Top 2014 conference, the tone for creating shared value was set by Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development, Lynne Featherstone MP. read more

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