Drummond Rewards the Academic Excellence of 13 High School Students, Welcoming them to its Scholarship Program
February 6, 2019

13 people from Drummond’s communities in Cesar and Magdalena were recognized for their academic excellence and are now beneficiaries of Drummond Ltd.’s Scholarship Program for the La Loma and El Descanso Projects.

As a demonstration of its commitment to education in the country, each year Drummond gives a scholarship to the top high school students from public schools in the municipalities in its area of influence. The scholarship covers the entire cost of their undergraduate studies, and includes a monthly stipend for living expenses, which is currently at $1,024,000 pesos.

The award ceremonies held in Magdalena on Thursday, January 31 and in Cesar on Friday, February 1 were presided over by Jose Miguel Linares, Drummond’s President. Also present at the gathering were Drummond Ltd. managers, mayors from the municipalities of influence, civilian, church, social, and military authorities, previous scholarship winners, the new scholarship winners and their families, and representatives of the schools.

Extension of the mining concession contract of La Loma
January 24, 2019

After a three-year negotiation process, with the oversight of the Attorney General’s Office, Drummond Ltd. would like to report that it signed with the National Mining Agency (ANM in Spanish) the extension of the mining concession contract of La Loma for 20 years, starting in May 2019. This contract represented 30% of Drummond´s mining operation […]

Resettlement Technical Team, Corambiental and Socya visit Drummond Ltd.’s Mining Operation
January 3, 2019

La Loma, January 3, 2019 The Resettlement Technical Team, Corambiental and Socya – in charge of coordinating and operating the resettlement processes for the communities in El Hatillo in the municipality of El Paso and Boqueron in the municipality of La Jagua de Ibirico, Cesar –  visited Drummond to assess the company’s processes in regard […]

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