To the communities we work beside

Chaarat’s long-term success relies on having a trusting and constructive relationship with the communities who live and work beside is.

Core to building and maintaining this long-term relationship is Chaarat’s commitment to:

Through the forging of strong relationships, providing local employment, supporting local businesses and acting as a respectful corporate neighbour, Chaarat strives to ensure its activities bring sustainable prosperity to the communities it lives alongside.

Kyrgyzstan
Chaarat contributes over $210,000 annually in social aids to the Chatkal district and the Chaarat Zaav workforce is comprised of more than 80% Kyrgyz nationals.

As well as employing people from the local community directly, Chaarat Zaav supports the local economy by creating indirect job opportunities via contractors who provide drill rig operators, assistant drill operators, samplers, ditchers and labourers.

Armenia
The Kapan mine’s workforce comprises over 98% Armenian nationals and there exists a strong, long-established relationship with the local community. In 2019, Kapan plans to fund the reconstruction of two kindergartens in the community.