Mozambique kicking mercury use

Mozambique kicking mercury use

National inventory to track use runs through December

Sustainability

06 JUNE 2018
For richer, for poorer - artisanal diamond mining in Sierra Leone

For richer, for poorer - artisanal diamond mining in Sierra Leone

Dr Roy Maconachie on how the wealth from Sierra Leone's diamonds fails to enrich local communities

Industry comment

01 JUNE 2018
De Beers introduces GemFair

De Beers introduces GemFair

Group is preparing an app to enable ASM miners to certify their diamonds are ethically sourced

Investment

26 APRIL 2018
Orca breaching in Sudan

Orca breaching in Sudan

Orca Gold wants you to forget about Sudan. The Sudan of Omar al-Bashir's genocide in Darfur, repression,...

Development

12 MARCH 2018
The rise of artisanal mining

The rise of artisanal mining

Artisanal mining has been back in the news recently

Editor's comment

19 FEBRUARY 2018
Cooking oil could help to clean up mercury

Cooking oil could help to clean up mercury

Flinders University has devised a way to use cooking oil and sulphur to extract mercury from the environment...

Natural resources

10 AUGUST 2017
Kenya believe it

Kenya believe it

How Goldplat has turned around the Kilimapesa project to achieve profitability

Mine of the month

05 MAY 2017
India to use ISRO to check illegal mining

India to use ISRO to check illegal mining

The Indian Bureau of Mines plans to use indigenous space technology to monitor illegal mining

Innovation

29 SEPTEMBER 2015
APT introduces GoldMasta sluice

APT introduces GoldMasta sluice

The GoldMasta is an entry level device for artisanal miners to begin production in an efficient, affordable...

Plant

17 MARCH 2015
Keeping complex supply chains conflict-free

Keeping complex supply chains conflict-free

Amy Sandhu of Golder Associates analyses how global and regional mining companies are under increasing...

Equipment

04 FEBRUARY 2014