Memorial, CNA sign MOU supporting responsible mineral sourcing


Memorial University and College of the North Atlantic have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to support responsible mineral sourcing. The five-year agreement between the two institutions will cover a variety of academic and research activities, including the pursuit of research and innovation funding; undergraduate and graduate student mobility; and the exchange of publications, research materials, newsletters, and more. The two institutions will also be embarking on the joint development of training and academic programs that support the minerals industry. “This agreement is a recognition of the challenge and our collective steps towards developing what we see as the transformative force critical minerals can play in our economy,” said CNA VP of Academic and Applied Research Jason Rolls.