The London-based International Council on Mining and Metals includes numerous companies about whose activities LMN member groups are deeply concerned. (See
ICMM is now ‘delighted’ to welcome a French uranium mining company being challenged by communities in Africa and a Norwegian company involved in bauxite mining and refining.
ICMM Chairman is Richard Adkerson, CEO of US company Freeport-McMoRan which, with help from Rio Tinto, runs the largest and possibly the most destructive copper-gold mine in the world, at Grasberg in Indonesian-occupied West Papua.