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How can working environments in the ASM sector be improved?

While the ASM sector has grown, its progress in improving and bringing the sector under effective regulatory control has lagged behind.
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Targeted interventions have large impact on DRC artisanal cobalt sector

Increasing momentum in achieving transparency in global EV supply chains is paramount at a time when growth in global cobalt demand continues to grow.

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Artisanal cobalt mining in the DRC: steps already in play

All eyes are on the DRC. It already accounts for 63% of global cobalt production and the potential to increase this number is significant.

Op-ed: The importance of increased financial inclusion of the ASM sector

The potential of the sector in inducing economic development has always been a lure to proponents of enhanced broad-based development.

Making mining safe and fair: Artisanal cobalt extraction in the DRC

More than 70% of the global production of cobalt takes place in the DRC, of which 15% – 30% comes artisanal and small-scale mines.

Fighting the good fight: COVID-19 vaccine to include mining communities

Mining communities in South Africa are among those who have been disproportionally impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Vehicle manufacturer looks to assist artisanal cobalt miners

Volkswagen has joined the “Cobalt for Development” initiative and is thus supporting efforts to minimize these risks.
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An in-depth analysis on mining in Nigeria

The economy has been growing slowly since the oil price slump of 2014. The volatility of oil prices has negatively impacted growth.
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Africa Mining Forum will highlight investment and exploration

"Looking ahead, collaboration between government, civil society and the private sector will play an important role in helping African economies and supply chains rebuild."

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