Composed of eight persons, our service of Community Relations divides his time between working in the field to meet the people of the Deep South, industrial and Noumea site. Days of meetings, listening, dialogue, reflection, but also implementation and monitoring of projects. Mediator, conciliator structuring projects to specific actions, the Community Relations Service maintains the link between industry and stakeholders.
Our purpose? Inform neighboring populations of the site on the progress of the industrial activity of Vale New Caledonia while developing joint projects.
Since 2006, Vale New Caledonia has implemented “Building Citizens”, in collaboration with the Council Customary Drubea Kapumë and the Southern Province.
A budget of 150 million CFP (1.9 million USD) is hired by Vale New Caledonia three years.
This program helps fulfill the community service projects in the chiefdoms of the area and train young tribal beneficiaries of the program. Over 10 citizens projects completed over seventy young people participated and two thirds of them have subsequently integrated additional training and / or have found a job.
At Yate: the construction of a communal kitchen and a toilet block has trained 10 young trainees in the building trades.