Upgrading La Coqueta’s Mining Practices for Fairmined Certification
2023 – 2024
Brilliant Earth Foundation, a corporate advised fund with Silicon Valley Community Foundation.
Provide support to the La Coqueta mining organization, located in Caldas, Colombia, with the aim of improving its ESG (environmental, social, and governance) practices to achieve Fairmined standard certification.
La Coqueta mining organization, consisting of 12 men and 3 women.
Main expected outcomes:
- Implementation of a sustainability plan to enhance La Coqueta’s mining practices in organizational, environmental, social, occupational health and safety, and commercialization aspects.
- Certification of the La Coqueta mining organization under the Fairmined standard.