We believe that our communications with our broad range of stakeholders, including our employees, government representatives, investors, journalists, non-governmental organisations, unions and other interested organisations should be undertaken on a transparent basis.

To this end, we have collected together all of the correspondence, press releases and submissions that we have made on the topics discussed within this ‘Public Positions’ section.

Submissions made to governments

24 September 2013: Response to the UK’s Business Innovation and Skills Select Committee Enquiry into the Role of the Extractive Industry
05 April 2012: UK Government International Development Committee Submission on tax payments to the Government of Zambia

Reponses to NGO questions

15 November 2016 Response to Global Witness
22 March 2016: Response to RAID report March 2016
09 November 2015: Glencore’s response to the PAX Open Letter of October 2015
20 October 2015: Letter to Business & Human Rights Resource Centre in response to the Action Aid report on Woman and Children in Zambia
19 January 2015: Glencore’s Response to the Corporate Conquistadors report
05 December 2014: Glencore’s Response to Issues raised by IndustriALL
28 November 2014: Response to Public Eye allegations
28 November 2013: Response to Public Eye allegations

Operating in Colombia

19 April 2016: Glencore’s response to ASK
09 November 2015: Glencore’s response to the PAX Open Letter of October 2015
20 April 2015: Response to ASK and PAS report
28 November 2014: Response to Public Eye allegations
01 July 2014: March rebuttal and June panel presentation to Pax Christie
20 June 2014: Letter to Pax Christie
16 April 2012: Response to questions from BBC Panorama

Operating in the DRC

15 November 2016 Response to Global Witness
08 March 2016 Geotechnical failure at Katanga Mining Limited
28 November 2014: Response to Public Eye allegations
17 June 2014: Response to Bread for All, Lenten Fund and RAID
16 June 2014: Letter to Bread for All, RAID and Fastenopfer
19 May 2014: Response to Global Witness
01 September 2013: Response to Global Witness
02 May 2012: Response to Global Witness
16 April 2012: Response to questions from BBC Panorama

Operating in Peru

31 January 2017: Response on Antapaccay
17 December 2013: Response to Facing Finance’s Dirty Profits report
28 November 2013: Response to Public Eye allegations

Operating in Zambia

10 February 2016: Glencores Stellungnahme ggu. dem SRF
10 February 2016: Glencore's statement to SRF
20 October 2015: Letter to Business & Human Rights Resource Centre in response to the Action Aid report on Woman and Children in Zambia
29 June 2015 Mopani wins the 2014 Mining Company of the Year award
28 November 2014 Response to Public Eye allegations
28 July 2014 Lusaka Times article: Mopani implements programmes empowering local contractors
31 March 2014 Smelter Upgrade Completion press release
24 March 2014 Mopani named Mining Company of the Year press release
05 April 2012 UK Government International Development Committee Submission

Press releases

Tax payments in Zambia:
24 March 2014: Mopani named Mining Company of the Year press release
31 March 2014: Smelter Upgrade Completion press release
02 June 2011: Comments on Mopani Tax Payments press release