Dr Eleonore Lebre

Research Fellow, ARC

Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining
Sustainable Minerals Institute
+61 7 334 64137


Dr. Eleonore Lebre specialises in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risks in the global mining industry. Her work connects with topical issues such as tailings dam failures, critical minerals and metals for the low-carbon energy transition. Eleonore's broader research interests include mine closure, circular economy in mining, industrial ecology, mining-induced displacement and resettlement, sustainability reporting, and social incident investigation.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland


  • Everingham, Jo-Anne, Svobodova, Kamila, Lèbre, Éléonore, Owen, John R. and Worden, Sandy (2022). Comparative capacity of global mining regions to transition to a post-mining future. Extractive Industries and Society, 11 101136, 101136. doi: 10.1016/j.exis.2022.101136

  • Lèbre, Éléonore, Owen, John R., Kemp, Deanna and Valenta, Rick K. (2022). Complex orebodies and future global metal supply: an introduction. Resources Policy, 77 102696, 102696. doi: 10.1016/j.resourpol.2022.102696

  • Azadi, Mehdi, Lèbre, Éléonore, Ali, Saleem H., Steen, John and Wall, Frances (2022). Future of battery metals supply. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 182 106283. doi: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2022.106283

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