Vice President, Americas, Communities and Social Performance, Rio Tinto
Janina Gawler is vice president, Americas and leader for communities and social performance with Rio Tinto. Over the past 15 years, Gawler has been involved in the development and implementation of social performance standards and programs across Rio Tinto operations. Gawler provide advice, assurance, and business support on resettlement, land acquisition, community engagement programs, and partnerships to ensure the company’s long-term social licence to operate. Gawler is a director of the Rio Tinto Guinea Foundation, established by Rio Tinto to promote enterprise development for youth and women and to support food security programs, all delivered in partnership with NGOs and Guinean government agencies.