Develop procedures to implement the policies, involving stakeholders in any which affect them. Ensure stakeholders are aware of procedures and how to use them. Adequate budgets must be available to provide training
Plan and implement community development programs with local communities and stakeholder partners
Monitor (p188) and evaluate programs reporting to company management and stakeholders
Revise stakeholder lists, baseline data, grievance procedures, etc. from results of the evaluation and input from stakeholders
Incorporating impact assessment into the ongoing management of operations
In 2003, Anglo American released its Socio-Economic Assessment Toolbox (SEAT), which allowed mines to assess current social and environmental impacts and identify and respond to the broader developmental aspirations of host communities.
For guidance on co-ordination with wider business plans, see pages 12 and 32 of Minerals Council of Australia, Socioeconomic Benefits and Impacts: An Assessment and Planning Toolkit. Canberra, 2010.