Extractives Documents: General

Thematic Social Forum on Mining and the Extractivist Economy

Mining in Partnership: An Empowerment Agenda (miningpartnership.org)

2020

The Church of England, "Extractive Industries: The policy of the National Investing Bodies of the Church of England and the Ethical Investment Advisory Group’s Advisory and Theological Papers"

2019

Synod for the Amazon, Final Document

CPN Panel, "Catholic Peacebuilding and Mining: Integral Peace, Development, and Ecology" (video)

William P. George, Mining Morality: Prospecting for Ethics in a Wounded World (link to publisher's book page)

Pope Francis, Address to the participants of the meeting "Mining for the Common Good"

2017

USCCB Committee on International Justice and Peace, Letter Urging National Security Advisor Kellogg to Maintain Rules on Conflict Minerals in DRC

USCCB Committee on International Justice and Peace, Letter to SEC to Maintain Standards on Conflict Minerals

2016

Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Energy, Justice and Peace: A Reflection on Energy in the Current Context of Development and Environmental Protection

CCSI, UNDP, UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network, World Economic Forum, "Mapping Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals"

Peter Turkson, "The Key Concept of Integral Ecology and its Evolution in the Church’s Social Teaching"

2015

Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, "Open Letter of Communities Effected by Mining Operations" (English)

Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, "Open Letter of Communities Effected by Mining Operations" (Español)

ESADE Ramon Llull University Institute for Social Innovation, "The Impacts of Mining: Establishing Relationships Between Advocates, Persons at the Grassroots, Policy Makers and Mining Companies"

CIDSE, "We Need Supply Chain Due Diligence" (links to English, Espanol, Francais, Deutsch)

Christina Z. Peppard and Andrea Vicini (eds.), Just Sustainability: Technology, Ecology, and Resource Extraction (publisher's book page)

Pope Francis, Laudato Si'

Pope Francis, Message For “A Day of Reflection: United to God, We Hear a Cry”

2014

Mining Working Group, "A Rights Based Approach to Resource Extraction in the Pursuit of Sustainable Development"

Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation Commission, USG-UISG, "A See, Judge, Act Reflection on the Impacts of Mining"

2013

USCCB Office of International Justice and Peace, "Background on Natural Resources: Promote Health, Reduce Violent Conflict, Ensure Development"

Pope Francis, Greeting to Mining Industry Representatives For Day of Reflection

2012

Katherine Marshall, "Bishops and Extractive Industries: A Human Face of Mining," Huffington Post

2011

CRS, Extractives and Equity (available in English, Espanol, Francais)

2005

Harry J. Van Buren, III, "Care for People and Creation: The Role of US Christian Institutional Shareholder Activists in Extractive-Industry CSR"

2002

Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, A New Earth: The Environmental Challenge

 

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