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Digital Energy Festival focus on women

Gender equality at centre of Digital Energy Festival for Africa

"Throughout the festival we will learn from incredible leaders that have risen to powerful positions, not because of their gender, but because they’re the best leaders of our time. "
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Minerals Council launches first National Day of Women in Mining

The Minerals Council South Africa launched the first National Day of Women in Mining on 21 August 2020.
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Partners in Performance: Driving transformational change

Partners in Performance puts a strong emphasis on empowering women throughout its operations in a still male-dominated industry.
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Sarah Leshabane – Leading the women’s revolution in the mining sector

“Embrace your weaknesses and identify what you are good at and make it count. Conquer your fears and move right on." - Sarah Leshabane
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Diversity and inclusion drives Exxaro’s transformation programme

As one of the largest and foremost black-empowered mining companies in the country, Exxaro is an industry leader with regards to transformation.
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Overcoming gender inequality is a priority

While gender inequality in the workplace continues to be a concern, businesses like Exxaro have been looking for ways to bridge the gap.
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Transformation within De Beers Group – it comes from the heart

"We want to use our diamonds, and our business, to make life brilliant – for our people, our customers and the world around us."

UMS Group: Women are the catalyst for change

For a woman to succeed in the still male-dominated mining industry, they need to have a clear career path and garner strength from within.
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Women in mining are taking their rightful places

In February 2012, the body of Pinky Mosiane was found underground at Anglo Platinum’s Khomanani mine. She had been raped and left to die.
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Sasol’s role in gender transformation

Caroline Shirindza, general manager at Sasol’s Bosjesspruit Colliery is one of the very few female general managers in South Africa’s mining industry.

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