Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso
Organisation Name: Association des Femmes du Secteur Minier du Burkina (AFEMIB)
Membership Status: Active
President: KABRE Lucie
Description

Association des Femmes du Secteur Minier du Burkina (AFEMIB)

The overall objective of the association is to contribute to strengthening the capacities of women and their responsibilities in the mining sector with a view to best meeting their specific socio-economic needs.

Specific objectives

(1) promote gender, female entrepreneurship, self-employment and green entrepreneurship.

(2) encourage support from partners for the actions of women working in the mining sector;

(3) optimize coordination between categories of women working in the mining sector;

(4) supporting women with economic projects across the entire value chain in order to place them at the heart of this sector;

(5) inform and raise awareness among authorities, populations, mining companies and all stakeholders about the role of women in the mining sector;

(6) promote access to financing for women working in the mining sector;

(7) support neighboring populations and local populations, more specifically women in mining areas, to gradually integrate them into their post-mining concerns;

(8) contribute to the preservation of the environment of mining areas and its zones of influence;

(9) considerably reduce harmful attitudes and behaviors detrimental to women in the mining sector.

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