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Rössing Foundation
Title: Rössing Foundation
Creator: Rössing Foundation
Abstract: The Rössing Foundation was established in 1978 by Rössing Uranium Limited (being part of the international mining group Rio Tinto) through a Deed of Trust to implement and facilitate its corporate social responsibility activities within the communities of Namibia. The Foundation undertakes a number of activities across a broad spectrum of community development areas. These include local authority support to the town of Arandis, education, health, poverty alleviation, innovation, the environment, and enterprise development. The Foundation implements a wide range of programmes and projects in various sectors and in partnership with critical partners such as the Ministry of Education, the Erongo Regional Council, the Ministry of Mines and Energy, the Ministry of Agriculture, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, the United States Peace Corps, Voluntary Services Overseas the University of Namibia and the Arandis Town Council to achieve these corporate social responsibility drives. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: Community development; Development projects; Local; Namibia; Private enterprises; Foundations (legal form); Responsibility
Countries: Namibia
Subject areas: Economy » Development Policy & Poverty
Resource type: Other Organisations
Language: English
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