100 INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN IN MINING - Silvia Rodriguez Orocobre Limited November 19, 2018

Each year Women in Mining (WIM)* publish the Top 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining book that showcases a great variety of inspiring women with interesting careers in the Metals & Mining sector. While this publication represents a fantastic opportunity to appreciate the success stories of numerous female role models currently in the sector, we must also remember the sector continues to face diversity shortcomings.

While the business case for diversity and inclusion is widely recognised and many mining companies have begun to change the way in which they approach this issue, change across the sector as a whole has been slow. Complacency appears to be the biggest challenge and without a deliberate goal of prioritising diversity and inclusion as making good business sense, the pace of change is unlikely to improve.

Orocobre Limited were immensely proud to see Silvia Rodriguez (Shared Value Manager) featured in the 2018 edition of 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining. Silvia was one of 642 nominations from around the globe being recognised by their colleagues for their significant contributions to the mining industry.

FULL PUBLICATION: Top 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining for 2018.

Silvia has been tirelessly promoting responsible and sustainable mining in Argentina since the early 1990s – with her passion for resource development through social investment, community engagement and participation helping drive Orocobre’s Share Value Program to new heights.

Read more about Orocobre’s Shared Value Program: Orocobre Sustainability Report

* Founded in 2006, Women in Mining (WIM) is a non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting the employment, retention and advancement of women in the mining industry. WIM advocates and speaks for women in the mining sector, informing industry participants and decision-makers of the challenges and opportunities women are facing when pursuing careers in mining companies and other mining-related businesses.

To be the first to hear about Project Updates, ASX Releases, Company News and more – CLICK HERE to subscribe to the Orocobre eNewsletter

Latest News &
Announcements

All our latest news, speeches, announcements, presentations and media releases from Orocobre Limited. The best way to stay up to date is to sign up for our newsletter.

  • CEO & MD Martín Pérez De Solay provides a company update

    CEO & MD Martín Pérez De Solay provides a company update

    Mr. Martín Pérez De Solay, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Orocobre Limited has provided a company update to the Morgans network. Mr. Pérez De Solay gives a brief overview of company operations, production, growth projects and current lithium market trends.
  • Toyota to Buy Batteries from China’s CATL and BYD as It Revs Up Electric Car Plans

    Toyota to Buy Batteries from China’s CATL and BYD as It Revs Up Electric Car Plans

    Chinese battery makers Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd. (CATL) and BYD Co. have agreed to partner with Toyota Motor Corp. as the Japanese automaker dramatically accelerates its plan to develop and sell green vehicles. Details of the deal have not yet been announced, but the Financial Times said CATL and BYD are expected to supply... View Article
  • Battery Shortages Are Already A Problem, And Electric Car Waiting Lists Are Becoming The Norm

    Battery Shortages Are Already A Problem, And Electric Car Waiting Lists Are Becoming The Norm

    Waiting lists for electric cars really only started with the launch of Tesla Model 3 and the ~400,000 order waiting list that quickly followed. This was mostly due to the car being presented as an affordable electric car at a starting price tag of USD 35,000. In more recent times, even the luxury Porsche Taycan... View Article

Be the first to know.
Subscribe Now.

We will never sell or share this information to anyone. Privacy Policy
© 2019 Orocobre Limited Pty Ltd