Advancing Responsible Sourcing In Global Mineral Value Chains

RE-SOURCING is an EU-funded multi-stakeholder platform that aims to advance responsible sourcing of raw materials along and across global mineral value chains. The project is developing visions and roadmaps for responsible sourcing of minerals in three sectors: Renewable EnergyMobility and Electric & Electronic Equipment.

Implemented by a large international consortium of 12 partners from 9 countries, coordinated by WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, RE-SOURCING strives to promote both strategic agenda setting and coherent application of practices for responsible sourcing.

DURATION: 2019 – 2023

SCOPE: Europe, Latin America, South-Saharan Africa, Asia-Pacific

FOCUS AREA: Resource Extraction

FUNDED BY: European Union Horizon 2020 Programme

Roadmap 2050 For The Renewable Energy Sector

The Roadmap 2050 and Good Practice Guidance for the renewable energy sector provide concrete recommendations and practices for policy makers, businesses and civil society to implement and achieve responsible sourcing across five main areas:

  • Circular economy & decreased resource consumption
  • Paris Agreement & environmental sustainability
  • Social sustainability & responsible production
  • Responsible Procurement
  • Level playing field

Partner Organizations

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Are you interested in accelerating the implementation of responsible sourcing practices in global mineral value chains?

Join our multi-stakeholder platform and collaborate with businesses, policy-makers and civil society representatives to understand the state of responsible sourcing and trace a shared global agenda for successful implementation.