Outcome of the Public Comment Period

The Responsible Mining Foundation greatly appreciates all the comments and recommendations received on the Draft Methodology of the
Responsible Mining Index (RMI) during the recent six-week public comment period and the roundtable consultations held in various regions.

A summary of the RMI response, including adjustments made to the methodology, is available below.

Download the RMI response


All comments with references to specific aspects of the RMI methodology are available at the links below.

Comments from Alliance for Responsible Mining
Comments from Bread for All
Comments from Cambridge Business and Biodiversity Group
Comments from John M Campbell
Comments from Centre for Environmental Rights
Comments from CFMEU Trade Union
Comments from María Chappuis
Comments from China Minmetals Corporation
Comments from CHRB
Comments from Comité de Développement Local Minier de la mine de manganèse de Bondoukou
Comments from DCAF
Comments from EITI
Comments from Engineers Without Borders Canada
Comments from FaciliTech International
Comments from ICMM
Comments from IndustriALL Global Union
Comments from ING Bank
Comments from INNOVAPUCP
Comments from Institute of Development Studies
Comments from Inter-American Development Bank
Comments from IUCN NL
Comments from Justice Pour Tous
Comments from Mining Association of Canada
Comments from NRGI
Comments from OECD
Comments from Shagdarsuren Oyutuya
Comments from Pakistan Central Mines Labour Federation
Comments from PGGM Investments
Comments from Reflejarse
Comments from REPSFECO-CI
Comments from Shift
Comments from Mark Slade
Comments from Slootweg en van Schooten
Comments from SOFEDI
Comments from Solidaridad Southamerica
Comments from Stakeholders's Engagement for Sustainable Development
Comments from John Strongman
Comments from Teneriffe Services
Comments from The Terrace
Comments from TU Delft
Comments from UNCTAD
Comments from UNECA
Comments from UNICEF
Comments from UNPRI
Comments from US Department of Labor

Summary of roundtable consultations