Getting to grips with gender equality

While there are still significant strides to be made, mining is slowly losing its ‘boys’ club’ image. Carly Leonida asks three female executives for their thoughts on the state of play

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Some mining companies have excellent programmes for women. Image: Barrick Gold

There’s no doubt that over the past five years the mining industry has made noticeable progress at advancing and better integrating female employees.