Corporate Responsibility

ENVIRONMENT

STRONG EMPHASIS ON SITE REMEDIATION AND ESG INITIATIVES

BGM IS WORKING ON INSTALLING A WATER TREATMENT PLANT TO TREAT CONTACT WATER AND EFFLUENT

HISTORIC 300,000 TONNE PAG PILE REMEDIATION IN PROGRESS AND NEARING COMPLETION

OPEN AND TRANSPARENT DIALOGUE WITH THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY AND MINES AND THE MINISTRY OF THE ENVIRONMENT TO ENSURE POSITIVE RELATIONS.

PERMITTING

POSITIVE PERMITTING CLIMATE IN CENTRAL BC GIVEN DEARTH OF HIGH-QUALITY JOBS FROM LOGGING INDUSTRY SLOWDOWN

JOINT PERMIT AMENDMENTS UNDERWAY TO ACCOMMODATE FURTHER DEVELOPMENT, MINING AND MILLING OF THE BONANZA LEDGE OREBODY

NEW PERMIT PROCESS FOR CARIBOO GOLD PROJECT IN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AND FINAL PROJECT DESCRIPTION STAGES.

INDIGENOUS NATIONS

POSITIVE RELATIONSHIP WITH LHTAKO DENE NATION SINCE 2015

  • Agreements include engagement protocol (signed in 2016) and relationship agreements signed in 2016 and 2020
  • Employment of ten members of the Lhtako Nation by BGM since 2016 (mill employees and equipment operators)
  • Funding of over C$1.2 M since 2016 for community initiatives, programming and referrals
  • BGM also supported education costs and provided funding for Traditional Use and Knowledge Study

POSITIVE RELATIONSHIP WITH XATSULL FIRST NATION SINCE 2016

  • Interim relationship agreement signed in 2017 and is now expired. Objective to execute a long term relationship agreement in 2020
  • Employment of four members since 2019
  • Funding of $30,000 since 2017
  • BGM also provided funding for a Traditional Land Use Study

POSITIVE RELATIONSHIP WITH WILLIAMS LAKE INDIAN BAND SINCE 2017

  • Will seek a long term relationship agreement

COMMUNITY RELATIONS

BARKERVILLE IS VERY INVOLVED IN THE WELLS COMMUNITY

WITH EVENTS AND PROVIDED FUNDING TO LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS

IN SUPPORT OF VARIOUS INITIATIVES

– Wells Community Foundation

– Island Mountain Arts

– Wells and Area Community Association

– Community Christmas dinner

– Community BBQs

– And many other smaller events

ALSO VERY INVOLVED IN THE BARKERVILLE HISTORIC TOWN

Initiated the collection of funds in support of the development of an underground mining exhibit

In addition to the financial contribution, also provided equipment in kind

Stock Information

CONTACT

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INVESTOR RELATIONS

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CORPORATE ADDRESS

1100, av des Canadiens-de-Montreal
Suite 300, P.O. Box 211
Montreal, QC H3B 2S2

Tel: 1.514.940.0685
Int: 1.888.974.1412
Fax: 1.514.940.0687

BGM - Community Relations Office

4270 Sanders Ave., P.O. Box 250
Wells, BC V0K 2R0

Tel: 1.778.414.8493
feedback@osiskodev.com

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