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Cobalt lithium

Mining major backs Fair Cobalt Alliance launched in the DRC

The Fair Cobalt Alliance (FCA) was launched in August 2020 in the Democratic Republic of Congo in response to poor economic, social and working conditions for many mining communities in the cobalt supply chain.
orion minerals

Glencore and Merafe’s hands forced by instability in South Africa

The process results from the worsening operating environment across the South African ferrochrome industry, including unsustainable electricity pricing.
coronavirus covid-19

Glencore’s COVID-19 response plan to assist communities

Glencore Coal has been working closely with its social partner Re-Action!, to rollout a community response plan with regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Climate Change

Mining companies’ attention to climate change lacking

Research from the Transition Pathway Initiative reveals that just two of the ten largest mining companies are aligned with limiting climate change to 2°C.
Mantashe

Mantashe monitors COVID-19 lockdown compliance at Mpumalanga coal mines

DMRE minister Gwede Mantashe conducted unannounced mine visits at three colliers in Mpumalanga to assess compliance by mining companies to the nationwide lockdown regulations.
RBPlat covid-19

Glencore outlines global COVID-19 protocol

Glencore is committed to working with all its stakeholders in helping overcome the unprecedented challenges presented by this pandemic.
DRC Mining Code

DRC Mining Code: Addressing the elephant in the room

The DRC government is adamant the new Mining Code is here to stay and mining companies have to adopt to the new operating conditions.
Cobalt lithium

FARDC makes its presence known around KCC DRC operations

Katanga Mining received confirmation from its 75%-owned DRC subsidiary, Kamoto Copper that FARDC are is present in the area around operations of KCC.
Oriental Rubber

Oriental Rubber: Innovative conveyor belt solutions

When Sadanand Makar started Oriental Rubber Industries in 1949, he did so in order to supply rubber products to the Indian Army.
Cobalt lithium

Kamoto Copper Company comments on death of 19 illegal miners

Kamoto Copper Company has observed a growing presence of illegal artisanal miners throughout its industrial mining concessions in the Kolwezi area.

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