Freeport-McMoRan releases 2015 Working Toward Sustainable Development Report “Proving our Mettle”


The Freeport-McMoRan 2015 Working Toward Sustainable Development report is meant to provide stakeholders with summary information on their sustainability programs, including policies, management systems and performance data.

Highlights from the annual Working Toward Sustainable Development report include:

  • Investment in women’s economic empowerment programs such as DreamBuilder.

  • Freeport-McMoRan’s longtime commitment to the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI).

The Nemangkawi Mining Institute, Supported by PT Freeport Indonesia, Graduated 19 Students With Business Administration Diplomas


The Nemangkawi Mining Institute, in partnership with Semarang State Polytechnic, graduated 19 students with Business Administration 3 diplomas, which certifies professional skills development in administration.

The Nemangkawi Mining Institute in Papua, Indonesia, is fully funded by PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI). The Nemangkawi Institute has placed over 2,600 apprentices into permanent employee and contractor positions to date at PTFI, 90 percent of whom are indigenous Papuans.

PT Freeport Indonesia, a Freeport-McMoRan company, provides relief to region battling smoke from forest fires


Since mid-October, the archipelago of Indonesia has been under a haze of smoke from fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan. Mimika Regency in Papua, located east of where the fires rage, has smog thick enough to close the local airport.

In response to the smoke and haze damage, PT Freeport Indonesia has provided 6 tons of food as well as supplies for response teams dealing with the smoke and fire devastation.

Freeport-McMoRan Receives Two Wildlife Habitat Council Awards, Three New Certifications

Press Release

March 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ - The Wildlife Habitat Council recently granted Freeport-McMoRan two awards, three new wildlife program certifications and six re-certifications for existing programs given out at its annual symposium.

The WHC partners with organizations dedicated to restoring and enhancing wildlife habitat on corporate lands. Freeport-McMoRan has been a member for many years and now has 18 sites with WHC-certified habitat enhancement, conservation education and wildlife management programs.

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold to Fund Construction of Sports Complex in Papua, Indonesia

Press Release

November 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ - PT Freeport Indonesia, an affiliate of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., recently announced plans to fund and build an international standard Sports Complex in Timika, Papua, in partnership with the local Mimika government.


Subscribe to PTFI