Patagonia Gold maintains a strong awareness of its responsibilities towards the environment and existing social structures. Accordingly, attention is given to ensuring that all exploration and development work is carried out strictly within the guidelines of the relevant mining and environmental laws. Patagonia Gold attempts, where possible, to hire local personnel and use local contractors and suppliers.
Patagonia Gold is committed to managing the environmental and social impact of the mining operations in which it is invested in a responsible and sensitive manner. All businesses are part of wider society and have a duty, responsibility and capability to make a positive contribution towards the communities in which they operate.
The Company recognises that the efficient operation of its business depends on the support of local authorities and the welfare of the communities as a whole and seeks to provide significant and sustainable benefits through its presence.