Avanzar is a boutique consultancy known for its forward looking and practical approach to helping the extractive sector implement complex standards such as the UNGP, Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights, the IFC Performance Standards, and UNICEF’s Child’s Rights Business Principles.

Their focus is on the prevention and mitigation of negative impacts on human rights. Specific services include human rights risk assessments, participatory and online training, mitigation plans, and the development of community participatory environmental monitoring programs.

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Our personnel have worked extensively worldwide, from Armenia to Zambia, for clients including the World Bank Group, EBRD, ICMM, KfW, DEG, Newmont, Newcrest, Gold Fields, Iamgold, Rio Tinto, Shell, BG, and Exxon Mobil to name a few. If you would like to receive a more detailed Statement of Qualifications please contact us here.