Socio-Economic Benefit Optimization: IGF Regional Training Seminar for Senegal
On July 12, 2017, the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) organized the national launch of the evaluation report on the Senegalese Mining Policy Framework (MPF) in Dakar, followed by a training workshop on socio-economic benefit optimization from July 12 to 14. The workshop was part of the second phase of the evaluation of the Senegalese MPF. The aim of
Managing ASM: IGF Regional Workshop for Africa
A consortium of East African countries requested training on how to implement IGF Guidance for Governments: Managing Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining. The goals of this workshop were to: enhance the capacities of government representatives from 14 African countries; create opportunities for knowledge sharing; and establish a community of practice.
IGF Guidance on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining: A Useful Tool for Industry
We discussed how IGF Guidance for Governments: Managing artisanal and small-scale mining could be a useful tool for industry in a series of webinars. You may view the webinar and endorsements by major industry groups in this post.
IGF in the News: “New toolkit to help govts manage small-scale mining sector” (Mining Weekly)
Mining Weekly’s Ilan Solomon writes about IGF Guidance for Governments: Managing artisanal and small-scale mining.
IGF Releases Guidance to Help Governments Manage Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining
Governments struggling to manage the complex and sometimes chaotic artisanal and small scale-mining sector have a new toolkit: guidance developed by the IGF. The guidance includes direction on how to ensure effective, inclusive strategy development and implementation, as well as effective governance of the process overall.