July 30, 2018 10:00 am
We interviewed Marina Ruete, IGF’s LAC advisor, about the Mining and Sustainability Forum of the Americas, and how it is helping address social challenges in mining.
November 23, 2017 9:04 pm
While conducting a Mining Policy Framework assessment in Ecuador, we were introduced to Catering Las Peñas, a catering company established in the mining camp of Lundin Gold’s Fruta del Norte gold mining project. In a country where large scale mining is beginning to develop, local content policies are beginning to benefit local businesses and communities.
May 22, 2018 1:38 pm
In this Q&A, we interview team member Alec Crawford on his thoughts about about his thoughts on social innovation in mining.
May 7, 2018 7:00 am
The IGF explores how rapid advances in technological innovation, including through automation, digitization, and electrification, are having a fundamental impact on the mining sector in this post.
May 2, 2018 7:00 am
Innovation is not limited to the physical work of mining operations. In this column, we explore how crowdfunding mining exploration in Canada impacts the mining sector.
March 8, 2018 2:17 pm
The need to address gender equality and equity challenges in the ASM sector is crucial to positively impact women's economic empowerment, which IGF and Levin Sources explore in this joint column.
March 5, 2018 6:00 pm
IGF explores how renewable energy in the mining sector is benefitting communities, based on the Innovation in Mining Report.