Incorporating ESG into Responsible Sourcing and Production
Date & Time
Friday, April 30, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

9:00 -10:00AM EST

Effectively and efficiently blending OECD DD and ESG is an increasing challenge for upstream and downstream actors in the minerals supply chain.  This panel will discuss some real-world approaches to addressing environmental issues, what due diligence around those means in practice and some potential challenges faced by companies. 

Moderator: Leah Butler, Vice President Responsible Sourcing, RBA


  • Paramita Das, GM Marketing and Development Metal for Aluminium, Rio Tinto
  • J.J. Mesner de Latour, Senior Program Manager, Responsible Sourcing, ‎Microsoft
  • Fanny Fremont, Responsible Mica Initiative
  • Gabriela Flores, Senior Associate, Shaping Sustainable Markets, International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
  • Aimee Boulanger, Executive Director, IRMA
  • Hafren Williams, Manager Environment and Responsible Sourcing, International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM)

If you have any questions on this session, you can email Leah Butler at

Session Type
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