IGF Welcomes Entry into Force of Minamata Convention on Mercury, Stresses That More Work Needs to be Done
August 14, 2017
IGF welcomes entry into force of Minamata Convention on Mercury and stresses that more work needs to be done. We are pleased to report that 51 IGF member countries have signed or ratified the convention.
July 27, 2017
The IGF is pleased to welcome the Republic of South Sudan as its 60th member state and looks forward to supporting the government in its efforts to build a strong and sustainable mining sector.
July 10, 2017
The Government of Cambodia expressed its commitment to responsible governance of the mining sector by joining the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF).
June 26, 2017
Mongolia is actively promoting sustainable development of its minerals sector, an IGF Mining Policy Framework Assessment found.
June 20, 2017
We outlined the IGF’s achievements and described its objectives in our first annual report.