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Gender and Mining Governance E-Learning Course

Event Details
September 13, 2021 to October 10, 2021

Do you need to make a stronger case for amplifying women’s voices in mining governance? Do you want to become more skilled at evaluating mining’s impacts on communities, with an emphasis on women? Are you seeking recommendations on eliminating gender-based violence in mining operations and affected communities? Are you interested in raising investment in gender equality in mining governance and not sure where to start?

The IGF, alongside the United Nations Development Programme, and Environmental Governance Programme, are pleased to offer this free Gender and Mining Governance e-learning course.

For 2021, this four-week course will be facilitated in English, French, and Spanish and draws on research from leading institutions in the industry to build awareness and skills in regard to gender governance in the mining industry.


  • Course starts: September 13, 2021
  • Course ends: October 10,  2021
  • Duration: Four weeks
  • Estimated effort: 2-3 hours per week
  • Languages: English, French, Spanish
  • Requirement: Internet connection