The Company is committed to the IFC Environmental and Social Performance Standards, and adheres to the World Gold Council (WGC) conflict-free gold standards, the standards and guidelines of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), and the Standards of the International Conference of the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR).
Banro supports the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, participating in the EITI process and discloses all taxes and levies paid as required. The Company is currently implementing the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights with the assistance of a third party auditor.
Banro's commitment to Sustainability is discussed at length in the 2012
Sustainability Reports, which are available on this website. Further information on the Banro Foundation
is available in the brochure which is posted on the homepage.
Recent press releases on Banro's CSR activities include the following:
October 19, 2015
November 6, 2014