Glossary of Acronyms

AWR Alliance for Water Stewardship (multi-stakeholder initiative to establish a globally consistent framework outlining the expectations of responsible water stewardship)
CEMEFI Mexican Center for Philanthropy
CSR Corporate Social Responsibility
G4 Fourth Generation Framework
GHG Greenhouse gases
GRI Global Reporting Initiative
HSE & CSR Health, Safety, Environment and Corporate Social Responsibility Policy
ICMC International Cyanide Management Code
ICMI International Cyanide Management Institute
ICMM International Council on Mining & Metals (international mining association dedicated to maximizing the contribution of mining, minerals and metals to sustainable development)
ISO 14001 International Organization for Standardization 14001: international standard for effective Environmental Management Systems
ISO 26000 International Organization for Standardization 26000: standard for integrating social responsibility practices and principles into management systems
ISO 50001 International Organization for Standardization 50001: a structured framework for energy management intended to increase energy efficiency, reduce costs and improve energy performance
ITRB Independent Tailings Review Board
IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature (creator of the Red List of Threatened Species)
JOHSC Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee (internal advisory body for workplace health and safety issues)
LTI Lost-Time Injury
LTIFR Lost-Time Injury Frequency Rate (workplace injury measurement standard)
SEDAR Canadian System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval
TRI Total Reportable Injuries (workplace injury measurement standard)
TRIFR Total Reportable Injury Frequency Rate (workplace injury measurement standard)
TSM Toward Sustainable Mining initiative (Mining Association of Canada’s strategy for improving the mining industry’s sustainability performance)
UNGC United Nations Global Compact defining 10 principles relating to human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption
UWR Ungulate Winter Range (protected area in the Province of British Columbia)