Agnico Eagle Joins CEEC International as a Premium Sponsor and Early Adopter of the Global Water Initiative
CEEC International: Coalition for Minerals Efficiency (CEEC International), an independent global not-for-profit dedicated to advancing eco-efficient minerals and metals production practices, is pleased to announce Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (Agnico Eagle) as a premium sponsor and an early adopter of the Global Water Initiative. This sponsorship signifies a strategic alliance and collaboration aimed at promoting sustainable mineral processing and improved understanding of water management within the resources sector.
Agnico Eagle's association with CEEC International is grounded in a shared vision to accelerate the adoption of eco-efficient practices in the resources sector. CEEC International's mission to reduce energy and water consumption, as well as minimise overall environmental impacts, aligns with Agnico Eagle's commitment to sustainability and responsible mining.
"Agnico Eagle is proud to collaborate with CEEC International in their mission to advocate for eco-efficient minerals and metals production practices globally," said Carol Plummer, EVP Operational Excellence. "This collaboration reflects our dedication to improving water efficiency, reducing emissions and overall environmental stewardship, which are important aspects of our sustainability agenda."
CEEC International, as a registered charity, serves as a vital platform for knowledge sharing, collaboration and advocacy of eco-efficient practices. CEEC International aims to support the resources sector to provide society with the minerals and metals needed to thrive whilst minimising any negative impacts on the environment in terms of tailings, emissions and waste.
"We are delighted to welcome Agnico Eagle as a premium sponsor and early adopter of the Global Water Initiative," stated Executive President, Janine Herzig. "Their engagement reinforces the importance of collective action in driving positive change and advancing sustainable practices in our industry."
The Global Water Initiative, set to officially launch at MetPlant on the 5-8 November in Adelaide, represents a significant milestone in CEEC International's efforts to enhance water management and risk mitigation within the resources sector. The initiative will commence with a panel discussion, initiating a four-session campaign to foster a shared understanding and identify critical gaps and needs in water management.
"We are looking forward to the launch of the Global Water Initiative at MetPlant," said Janine. "This event marks the beginning of a transformative journey towards achieving more sustainable water management practices in the resources sector."
CEEC International remains committed to fostering positive change in the resources sector by advocating for responsible and eco-efficient practices. The collaboration with Agnico Eagle is a testament to the collective effort required to advance sustainability within the sector and build a more sustainable future for all.
About CEEC International: CEEC International (Coalition for Minerals Efficiency) is a global organisation dedicated to promoting and advancing energy-efficient mineral processing practices. The organisation aims to increase awareness, share best practices, and foster collaboration among industry stakeholders to drive sustainable innovation and improve productivity in the resources sector.
About Agnico Eagle: Agnico Eagle is a senior Canadian gold mining company, producing precious metals from operations in Canada, Australia, Finland and Mexico. It has a pipeline of high-quality exploration and development projects in these countries as well as in the United States. Agnico Eagle is a partner of choice within the mining industry, recognized globally for its leading environmental, social and governance practices. Agnico Eagle was founded in 1957 and has consistently created value for its shareholders, declaring a cash dividend every year since 1983.
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