Vision & Values


Nevsun's vision is to maximize long term community benefits and shareholder value in the sustainable development of mineral resources - wherever it operates. To accomplish this vision, the Company endorses and promotes the values statement below:

  • Safety - We adhere to high safety standards and procedures and protocol for our employees, contractors, subcontractors, communities and partners. We continually seek better ways to enhance safety culture and continually strive towards a zero target for accidents and incidents.
  • Human Rights - We believe in treating everyone equally and with dignity and respect. We support inclusiveness and diversity of opinions in the decision-making process.
  • Integrity - We believe that maintaining our social license is entirely dependent on our ability to cultivate mutual ongoing respect through honesty and accountability in our interactions with our diverse stakeholders in the communities in which we operate.
  • Create Shareholder Value - To maximize shareholder investment returns, we focus on cost-effective operational governance, and excellence in financial management.
  • Supporting our Communities - We strive to make a positive long term sustainable impact in the communities in which we operate. This includes local opportunities for employment, training and advancement, and community development projects.
  • Supporting the Environment - We are committed to the mitigation and remediation of all environmental impacts throughout the lifecycle of our activities, from construction through operation, and eventual closure. We undertake numerous studies and action plans throughout the project cycle to ensure the protection of the diverse biological ecosystems wherever we operate.