Performance and Goals

Performance highlights in 2008 and 2009 include the following:

  • Developed and approved Donations and Sponsorship Policy in 2009;
  • Developed framework for enhanced Site Responsibility Plans, providing guidance on practices and measurement of stakeholder and community engagement programs;
  • Advanced specific stakeholder engagement initiatives at various sites, as outlined in regional summaries in this report;
  • Supported a wide range of community development and capacity-building programs and partnerships, as outlined in this report; and
  • Provided corporate responsibility and stakeholder engagement workshops for community, health and safety staff from all mines.

2010 Goals

  • Develop and implement Site Responsibility Plans to facilitate a consistent community responsibility approach across Kinross operations;
  • Develop policy guidance and other management system elements to support implementation of the Site Responsibility Plans over the course of 2010 and early 2011;
  • Ensure that each site has a clearly defined community responsibility strategy that has been integrated into the business planning process; and
  • Determine baseline conditions in each community in order to measure future results from implementation of the Site Responsibility Plans.