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2018 PDAC Sustainability Forum Meeting Report

Over 120 participants registered for the Sustainability Forum on the sidelines of the 2018 PDAC Convention on Saturday, March 3, addressing the importance role of minerals and metals in the shift to a low-carbon economy.

Meeting Report on Regional Training for Francophone Africa on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining

More than 40 government representatives from 17 African countries attended a workshop in Yaoundé, Cameroon, from February 26 to March 1, 2018 on how to implement the IGF’s guidance on managing artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM).

Global Trends in Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM): A review of key numbers and issues

IGF and IIED recently launched this report highlighting how rising mineral prices and the struggle to earn a living from agriculture have led to explosive growth in ASM.

2017 IGF Annual Report

Read the IGF’s 2017 Annual Report, highlighting successes throughout the year and how leveraging mining for sustainable development can limit negative impacts and ensure financial benefits are shared.

2016 Annual General Meeting Summary Report

Read the 2016 Annual General Meeting summary report.