Rosebel Gold Mines N.V., as part of an international mining company, has strict standards covering health, safety, environment and cooperation with local communities: our ZERO HARM policy.

ZERO HARM is Rosebel's commitment to continually strive for:

  • the highest standards in human health and safety;
  • minimizing the impact on the environment;
  • contributing to the development of surrounding communities.

This policy applies to all operations of Rosebel.

Read more: ZERO HARM REPORT 2015

Among the many stakeholders of Rosebel are its employees, the members of the communities immediately surrounding its activities and the people of Suriname in general. The focus of Rosebel in terms of social responsibility is to maintain effective lines of communication between itself and its stakeholders, to support the growth of surrounding communities and to contribute to advancements in various sectors, such as health care and education.

Rosebel has established numerous programs and practices in the areas of health & safety, community development and environment that support the vision and our ultimate objective of Zero Harm. Our approach to Zero Harm has garnered recognition from credible institutions that work with and monitor the activities of mining companies. Locally, the results of our efforts in all areas of sustainability have proven the success of the programs.