Mining

Linkages between artisanal miners and formal workers in large mining companies

By Mukasiri Sibanda – Employees of large scale mining (LSM) companies have the technical skills and experience to carry out safe, responsible and efficient mining activities. Some of the critical technical skills needed to successfully run a mining business include geology, metallurgy, mining engineering and Safety health and Environment management.

Kimberly Process urges Zimbabwe to investigate diamond miners torture
Mining

Kimberly Process urges Zimbabwe to investigate diamond miners torture

Following the protests of Zimbabweans against the impacts of diamond mining activities on their community on Monday, the Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition urged the Zimbabwe Government to investigate allegations of torture against artisanal miners and the wider Marange community. It also urged the government to allow the Marange community to enjoy freedom of association […]