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How to empower communities to fully utilize the right to information

It is important for every community to be empowered to enforce or utilize the rights available to them in development dialogue.
artisanal and small scale mining cobalt DRC

The changing attitude towards artisanal cobalt miners

The attitude towards cobalt mined by artisanal and small-scale miners (ASM) has come a long way in just a few short years. Once under the spotlight by end users as a questionable, high-risk source of cobalt, but more recently under the spotlight as an increasingly safe, stable and traceable source of cobalt.

Khemisset achieves another key milestone

LSE-listed Emmerson, the Moroccan focused potash development company, has completed the baseline and all of the workstreams required for the Environmental and...
Botswana Diamonds

Botswana Diamonds begins drilling on Thorny River and Marsfontein

AIM and BSE listed diamond explorer Botswana Diamonds has commenced drilling on its Thorny River and Marsfontein project areas in South Africa.
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Have your say about mining in the ‘new normal’

Did you know that Africa received less than one third of the global $3 billion exploration investment in 2019?
lithium gold

Firefinch begins drilling at Morila

On completion, the drill rig will test two high priority gold in soil targets close to the Morila plant and pit.
South Africa coronavirus covid-19

How to adapt to ensure safety and sustainability after COVID-19

“Our current scenario modelling estimates that 15% to 25% of South Africa's 2020 output has been lost due to lockdown."

Rwanda outlines vision during Africa Mining Forum briefing

How do mining companies operate in East Africa’s mineral rich regions and how can investment be channelled accordingly?
copper Zambia

Kamoa-Kakula edges closer to production

Ivanhoe Mines’ Kamoa-Kakula copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo is less than nine months to first production.
Megado Gold

Megado Gold makes compelling gold finds at Babicho in Ethiopia

Surface sampling at ASX-listed Megado Gold’s Babicho gold project in the Adola Gold Belt in southern Ethiopia, has highlighted significant occurrences of primary hard rock gold.

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