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Jorden de Haan

senior program officer

Ongoing capacity development toward local solutions for formal, mercury-free gold

August 19, 2022
When Pact began working with artisanal gold miners in Sierra Leone’s Tonkolili district, we had two main objectives: supporting them in formalizing their livelihoods, and in producing mercury-...

Establishing Sierra Leone’s first formal gold mining association for responsible trade

April 12, 2022
Sierra Leone’s burgeoning artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) sector provides critical livelihoods for women and young men in a place where viable income-generating options are few. But the...