Plenary Session 3

16:30 – 18:00 / 15 April 2021   Sary Arka 1 Hall

Development of a "Green Economy" in the Mining Industry of Kazakhstan

Organised in partnership with the Republican Association of Mining and Mining and Metallurgical Enterprises (AGMP)

  • New requirements for environmental responsibility and the development of a green economy in the mining industry – global trends and company experiences.
  • The new environmental code in the Republic of Kazakhstan - the basic principles and mechanisms for their implementation.
  • How the “polluter pays and resolves” principle will be implemented?
  • New approaches to environmental impact assessment.
  • Global Tailings Review – developing the fit-for-purpose global standard for the safer management of tailings.
  • Innovative solutions for automated monitoring of environmental emissions.
  • Practical examples of technology implementation to reduce the environmental footprint in the mining and metallurgical industry.
  • Safety, sustainability and profitability: complex solutions for the reprocessing and enrichment of tails.
  • Water monitoring – latest developments.

Speakers:
The new environmental code in the Republic of Kazakhstan – basic principles and mechanisms for their implementation

Zhomart Aliyev
Deputy Executive Director
Republican Association of Mining and Metallurgical Enterprises


Financial Evaluation of Environmental Liabilities of Enterprises. Disturbed Land Remediation.

Elena Burdina
Environmental Specialist
IMC Montan


ESG: challenge or opportunity?

Ivan Barsola
Director
KPMG Tax and Advisory


Tailings Asset Management – Current Best Practice

Richard Elmer
Director
Knight Piesold


Panellists
David Williamson
Head of Operations, Environment and Sustainability Department
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development


Jane Joughin
Corporate Consultant (ESG)
SRK Consulting (UK)