Collective Mining receives formal recognition from the municipality of Marmato
November 14, 2022 | By MRO staff
The mayor’s office of Marmato has formally acknowledged Collective Mining’s social activities and efforts within the municipality, known as “resolution 520, 2022”.
“Collective is a company that listens to the communities and embraces the needs of our municipality. From day one, they have supported us in our Development Plan,” said Yesid Castro, Mayor of Marmato. “We wish to highlight that the company always brings with it great respect for our communities. That is why, today, we can ratify this formal recognition proving it is possible to work hand in hand with a private company.”
Collective Mining’s Guayabales project is located the township of Marmato, within in Caldas, which has 10 fully permitted and operating mines located within a three kilometres radius.
Since Collective Mining’s arrival to Marmato in 2020, the company has focused on aligning itself with the municipality’s development plan by cooperating with initiatives that are relevant for the community and region. These efforts have included the improvement of rural roads, providing technical proficiency to Marmato’s coffee growers, protecting local water sources, monitoring and improvement of the aqueducts in the municipality and establishing beekeeping projects.