Despite there being a myriad of challenges which the South African mining industry needs to successfully navigate, there is hope for a prosperous future if stakeholder collaboration and the effective use of digital technologies take centre stage.
Mining Review Africa talks to industry experts in the mining sector about what they are doing to build and secure a sustainable future.
The calls for the wider implementation of mineral beneficiation have become louder across many developing countries.
Diamonds & Gemstones
Conserving large tracts of land for biodiversity conservation and research is one of the important ways that the De Beers Group ensures its overall impact on the environment is positive.
The 2019 edition of Mining Indaba is expected to be bigger and better than ever before and then event will be focussing on investment in the mining sector.
The need for a modern and sustainable mining industry cannot be over emphasised at present owing to the versatility and resilience of the industry globally.
Asanko Gold Ghana, a subsidiary of Canada-based Asanko Gold, has won the prestigious “Mining Company of the Year” and the “Best Performer in Innovation” awards from the Ghana Chamber of Mines at the annual Ghana Mining Industry Awards Ceremony.
People in Power
In a bid to advance the sustainability performance of the mining sector, the International Council on Mining and Metals, or ICMM, has made it a requirement that all ICMM members commit to implement the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
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