A mine of sustainable initiatives for a just environmental transition

On 11 November 2023, AWIMA participated in the Paris Peace Forum’s session “A Mine of Sustainable Initiatives for a Just Environmental Transition” on November 11, 2023. This roundtable discussed the mining sector’s role in the green transition, addressing public concerns about pollution, corruption, and human rights violations. Key speakers, including Balbine Pascaline Makani Omgba, President of AWIMA, shared concrete initiatives to ensure responsible mineral extraction that respects community rights and supports environmental goals. This session highlighted collaborative efforts to reconcile mineral demand with sustainable practices.

Watch the the livestream of the roundtable discussion  below to learn more.

 

Stay connected with AWIMA as we continue to advocate for responsible mining practices and environmental sustainability.

Source: Paris Peace Forum. READ THE FULL CONFERENCE REPORT HERE: https://parispeaceforum.org/the-2023-forum/

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AfricaMaVal is an initiative focused on establishing a business network between the EU and Africa across the entire Critical Raw Materials value chain. AWIMA  is responsible for analysing ESG conditions within the project.

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