Will cracking the whip finally get Ethiopia’s mining sector going?

Make hay while the sun shines. But for the holders of 27 mining licences in Ethiopia, the sun has set on their ambitions in the country.

Climate risk and decarbonization: What every mining CEO needs to know

The sector faces pressure from governments, investors, and society to reduce emissions. Mining is responsible for 4 to 7% of GHG emissions.

Water policy and mining: Guidelines and certification schemes

Legal articulations and governance implications of the hydrological aspects of mining are complex, as commercial interactions.
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OPINION: Could soaring prices see copper fly too close to the...

The threat from aluminium as a viable energy transmission alternative is being vastly underestimated." - Julian Kettle, Wood Mackenzie

Ten insights into 4IR – the state of digital transformation

This report was compiled with the aim of gaining an understanding of how the mining industry visualises the impact of the 4IR.

What role can junior miners in the DRC play in the...

A recent Goldman Sachs report estimates that EV-related copper demand will amount to 2.4 Mt of copper by 2030.

Renewable energy solutions: Are mines on the right track?

Mining companies are well-positioned to implement cost-saving and efficient renewable energy solutions.
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Toxic mining legacies still haunt the Southern African mining industry

The human and environmental impacts of historic mining operations still linger today with many mining-affected communities impacted by the negligence and misconduct of historic mining activities.
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DRC Cabinet reshuffle: Will it harm or help the mining sector?

While African governments try to redress the imbalances of the past they also tread a fine line trying to secure investor confidence.
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Global iron ore production to recover by 5.1% in 2021

The key contributors to this grow will be Brazil (6.2%), South Africa (4.1%), Australia (3.2%) and India according to GlobalData.

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