Glamis Gold: Stakeholder Analysis in the Marlin Gold Mine Project [PDF]
* Case Study Excerpt from Stakeholder Engagement: A Good Practice Handbook for Companies Doing Business in Emerging Markets
1 page | © May 2007 IFC | Complimentary
As Glamis Gold Ltd. began the development of the Marlin Gold Mine, insufficient stakeholder analysis harmed the consultation process involving affected municipalities in Guatemala. Initial consultations neglected to consider the potential opposition of the less affected population. Premature conclusions focused the consultation process on the larger, more affected population and garnered protest from other groups who came to mistrust of the consultation process.