MERG works globally, at a range of scales, to achieve effective solutions.

We work with local communities, organizational directors, regional and national associations and governments, international organizations, investors, extractive companies and their supply chains.

International Aid/Financing Agencies

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation


World Bank Environment and Social Development Sector Department

Community Artisanal and Small Mining Program of the World Bank

GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit)



Department of Foreign Affairs Canada

Environment and Climate Change Canada

Government of Yukon

Government of British Columbia

Government of Ecuador

Government of Brazil

Little Salmon Carmacks First Nation

Civil Society

Canadian Boreal Initiative

World Wildlife Fund Canada

Alliance for Responsible Mining

Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation

International Development Research Council

International Institute for Sustainable Development

IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature)

International Boreal Conservation Campaign

Oceans North

Circular Economy Leadership Coalition

Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance

Smart Prosperity Institute

Oceans North/Qikiqtani Inuit Association

Oceans North/Mushkegowuk Council


Noranda Falconbridge Ltd.

Newmont Canada

Mining Association of Canada

CESCO Center for Copper and Mining Study

Investment Sector

Ethical Funds of Canada

Jantzi and Associates

Sustainable Development Strategies Group


United Nations Environment Program

Ottawa University

Sitra–The Finnish Innovation Fund

Tetra Tech

Nordic Innovation