Working Groups

Global Mining Guidelines Group and its industry partnerships establish Working Groups based on need and the participation of industry volunteers to drive specific and focused efforts within defined focus areas.

A number of Working Groups are responsible for special projects including research, development, and evolution of definitions, guidelines, and standards. These Working Groups comprise members of the Council as well as interested stakeholders.

If you would like to join an existing Working Group or if you have an idea for a new Working Group, please contact Jennifer Curran, Working Group and Projects, at

There is no specific limit to the number of Working Groups for the Committee. Currently, the Working Groups include: