Mining Indaba 2020 Sustainability Forum – Mining 4.0: How technology and innovation are transforming the mining sector
The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) hosted a Sustainability Forum on February 3, 2020, with participants of the African Mining Indaba in Cape Town at the Roof Terrace Room of the Cape Town International Convention Centre. The theme of the forum was Mining 4.0: How technology and innovation are transforming the mining sector. The IGF partnered with the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM), the World Economic Forum (WEF), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and the Tax Justice Network Africa for this year’s annual forum.
Mining Tax Policy Responses to COVID-19
Governments are taking drastic measures to combat the spread of COVID-19 and support impacted people. At the same time, policy makers are under pressure to protect livelihoods and the economy. Resource-rich developing counties may need to consider providing support to the mining sector in response to the pandemic. During a crisis, delivering good policy is critical. Towards that end, IGF and ATAF have published this guide examining mining tax policy responses to COVID-19.
PDAC Sustainability Forum: The Future of Work in the Minerals Industry
The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF), World Economic Forum (WEF) and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) hosted a Sustainability Forum on the sidelines of the 2020 PDAC Convention on Saturday, February 29, 2020 in Toronto, Canada.
Analyse comparative des textes juridiques applicables à l’exploitation minière artisanale de l’or dans l’espace UEMOA
Soutenir l’innovation et promouvoir des pratiques vertueuses dans l’exploitation artisanale de l’or à travers des réformes législatives dans l’espace UEMOA.
Skills Building for Women in Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining
Women play a crucial role in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM). While their challenges in the sector have been studied extensively, increased effort is needed to create a more widespread understanding of their importance to ASM.