First Nations, mines find common ground
Thanks to renewed commitments from government and industry, stakeholders make strides in aboriginal relations, sustainable mining
Last updated 8/28/2011 at Noon
Though still a ways from completely sorting it out, the Government of British Columbia and the province's mining industry have taken long strides recently toward mastering the intricacies of social responsibility, especially in meeting requirements of law and conscience in aboriginal relations.
During the past 12 months, the provincial government inked the first-ever mine revenue-sharing agree...