At present, no confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 have been identified at Golden Star's Wassa and operations remain unaffected.
COVID-19 has been a wake-up call for many industries, highlighting the importance of digital transformation and adaptability.
Health and safety
Deep Insights speaks to Dr Thuthule Balfour, head of health at Minerals Council South Africa about ramping up operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Oil and Gas
"We have realised that we cannot continue to rely on oil to fund our budget. We need exploit our natural resources sustainably."
Artisanal mining should not be shunned post COVID-19 because the sector has a direct impact on the livelihoods of the vulnerable.
With the phased reopening of the South African economy in May there has been a collective sigh of relief by mining companies to meet production targets.