RCS Global’s team of senior advisors works everywhere, from artisanal mine sites in high-risk areas to the boardrooms of Fortune 500 companies and global policy making forums. We combine cutting-edge knowledge of regulatory and industry trends with implementing experience all along global natural resources value chains.
We provide strategic advice, design and implement robust management systems and validate practices along our clients’ supply chains. We have specialised expertise in fragile states and have worked on improving public policy frameworks and their implementation from Afghanistan to the DRC, Niger and over 40 other countries.
Our work and expertise is positively recognised among our clients in production, trading, manufacturing, as well as with global brands and listed companies and policy makers. We are accredited with leading certification mechanisms and international organisations, which is testimony to the total quality focus we apply.
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RCS Global provided strategic direction to Trafigura, the second largest trading company in the world, on its corporate policy and strategy development concerning transparency of payments to governments. This resulted in Trafigura becoming an EITI-supporting company, voluntarily committing to publish payments to governments and engaging in active stakeholder dialogue on the issue.
For Sierra Wireless Inc. Omnicell, and several other global consumer brands, RCS Global developed a conflict minerals due diligence policy, internal procedures and reporting mechanisms. We continue to assist the companies in implementing their conflict minerals programs in the reporting period of 2014-15.
For the European Union Delegation in Niger and the Government of the Republic of Niger, RCS Global carried out the revision of the Mining Code and its ancillary legislation (taxation, customs, etc…) to better govern the country’s mining sector.