Past Projects

Environmental and Social Audit and Management Plans for the Hwange Power Plant, Zimbabwe

Sustainability was engaged by the African Development Bank  (AfDB) to complete the Hwange Power Plant Environmental and Social Audit and Management Plans. The project commenced in 2013 and culminated in Sustainability being further engaged in 2015 to develop and implement a Biodiversity Management ...

Oyu Tolgoi Cultural Heritage Program

Oyu Tolgoi LLC engaged Sustainability to design a long-term cultural heritage program (CHP) for Oyu Tolgoi and the South Gobi region. The program commenced in 2010 and was completed in 2011. The objective was “to mitigate and manage cultural heritage threats associated with the OT project, monitor...

Sustainability's Cyanide Code Experience

The International Cyanide Management Code (ICMC) is a voluntary initiative for the gold mining industry including the producers and transporters of the cyanide used in gold mining.  The Code promotes the safe and environmentally responsible use of cyanide in gold production, transport, and cyanide ...

Independent Environmental and Social Assessment of Zasag Chandmani Mines' Project in Mongolia

In 2016, Sustainability East Asia was contracted by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to conduct an independent environmental and social assessment of the Zasag Chandmani Project in Mongolia. The EBRD was considering providing finance to Zasag, a Mongolian incorporated com...

Gatsuurt Project Social Impact Assessment and ESIA Disclosure Package

Centerra Gold Inc., contracted Sustainability in 2015 to develop a Social Impact Assessment (SIA) and prepare the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) Disclosure Package for the Gatsuurt Gold Project in Mongolia. The SIA and Disclosure Package were completed in 2016 to meet European Ban...