Jeff Geipel is the founder and venture leader for Mining Shared Value at Engineers Without Borders Canada. Working with a wide variety of partners including mining companies, the World Bank, and host countries, this initiative works to improve the development impacts of mineral extraction in developing countries through increasing local procurement by the global mining industry.
All hands are needed on deck to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. That includes multinational companies that invest in developing countries becoming active partners in all our efforts, writes Jeff Geipel of Engineers Without Borders Canada, in this guest commentary. But how can impact truly be measured?