February 06, 2017 to February 09, 2017
Cape Town, South Africa
The IGF held their Sustainability Roundtables at the 2017 Indaba in Cape Town, South Africa, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.
Participants from government, the private sector, international organizations, and academia exchanged views with leading experts and fellow practitioners from around the mining world on key issues relating to the linkages between mining and sustainable development.
Each roundtable was moderated by a regional or international specialist with expertise on topics such as: managing ASM zones; ASM formalization; mine closure; extracting value from waste; mineral policy and legal reforms; the social license to operate; local purchasing; local content; and resource-based industrialization.