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Indaba 2017

Indaba 2017

Event Details


February 6, 2017 to
February 9, 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.