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Celebrating SuXXess: Ria Vagkli

In a recent study published by the Responsible Mining Foundation on gender balance in the mining industry, it is no surprise that there is still work to be done. Encouragingly, the industry has taken strides and is recognizing the benefits of more women in the workforce. Mine managers cited that, “Greater gender diversity fosters innovation […]

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Celebrating SuXXess: Yelda Temizci

The skills needed in the mining industry today have evolved in recent decades. With an increased use of technology and software, and advancement in processes, the gender balance in mining has been positively impacted, providing more broad opportunities to both males and females alike. At Eldorado, we are proud to promote diversity at all levels […]

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Celebrating SuXXess: Melanie Jang

Celebrating women in the mining industry goes beyond the mine site. Here at Eldorado, we have female lawyers, accountants, support staff, communications professionals, community relations coordinators, health & safety professionals, in additional to females in operational roles as a part of our team. In our first post in the series, Celebrating SuXXess, we spoke to […]

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Celebrating SuXXess: Sara Pedneault

At Eldorado, we believe that our diversity contributes to our success.  That’s why we put in place a Diversity Policy last year, and continue to invest in providing opportunities for women across our Company.  In our latest blog series, and in honour of International Women’s Day, we will be profiling women in our team, ranging […]

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L – R: Joël Gauthier, Sylvain Lehoux, Jean-Guy Lévesque and Gilbert Bouffard accepting the award.

Continuing a legacy of safety: Eldorado Gold Lamaque wins the 2017 F.J. O’Connell Trophy

Frank J. O’Connell is somewhat of a legend in Canadian mining circles. Passionate about workplace safety, he helped set the standard for underground mine safety in Quebec during the 1950’s. A mining engineer by background, he used his role as General Manager of the Sigma Mine in Val-d’Or to exchange best safety practices with a […]

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George Burns, President & CEO, Eldorado Gold

Q&A with George Burns, President & CEO, Eldorado Gold Corporation

This interview originally appeared in the EY Canadian Mining Eye Q2 2018 www.ey.com/ca/miningeye You have been President and CEO of Eldorado for just over a year now. What changes have you sought to make to the organization (say from a cultural and operating model perspective) and why? The mining industry is capital intensive and cyclical, so […]

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Learning about hazardous substances

Teaching safe behaviour to the next generation

Earlier this year, Eldorado Gold celebrated International Safety Week to highlight the importance of safety, both at the workplace and at home. One of the week’s highlights for Hellas Gold, Eldorado Gold’s Greek subsidiary, was an interactive event with children from the Stratoni, Stageira and Stratoniki villages near our Kassandra Mines in northern Greece. The […]

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George Burns, President & CEO

A view from the top: CEO George Burns talks about sustainability at Eldorado

 It’s been a year since George Burns took the helm as President & CEO of Eldorado Gold. As an industry veteran with over 40 years of experience in the mining industry, George knows what it takes to build projects that create value for all stakeholders. With the release of Eldorado’s 2017 sustainability report “Tomorrow, Together”, […]

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