Kinross named one of Canada’s top 2016 Corporate Citizens by Corporate Knights

For the seventh consecutive year, Kinross Gold was named one of Canada’s Best 50 Corporate Citizens, placing first among gold mining companies for the second year in a row.

“Our listing as one of the best corporate citizens is due to the efforts of everyone in the Company and the collective attitude of respect and transparency. This achievement is truly a reflection of the work done by each of our operations to ensure a safe workplace, compliance with environmental requirements and providing continued support to our local communities,” said Ed Opitz, Vice-President, Safety and Sustainability.

Corporate Knights is a research and media company that promotes socially, ecologically and economically responsible companies in the private sector. The annual ranking includes companies in Canada with revenues over $2 billion and over 2,000 employees. Developed with the support of Industry Canada, the final rankings are based on 12 key corporate responsibility performance measures that include safety, tax generation, diversity, as well as energy and carbon productivity. 

To see the full list of winners, click here