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Contacts

Karen Hayes

vice president, mines to markets
khayes@pactworld.org

Cristina Villegas

director, mines to markets
cvillegas@pactworld.org

Report

Mapping artisanal and small-scale mining to the Sustainable Development Goals

September 8, 2020
Pact and the University of Delaware’s Mapping Artisanal and Small-scale Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals (ASM-SDG Policy Assessment) is the first report assessing all positive and negative...
Webinar

The global significance of the DRC’s battery metals

August 26, 2020
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is home to a variety of key metals and minerals, including cobalt, lithium and the 3T’s (tin, tungsten and tantalum), all of which are forecast to see rapid...
Webinar

Gemstone traceability: Viable objective or unrealistic challenge?

July 21, 2020
The challenge of traceability is significant for all sectors of the jewelery industry, which is characterized by lengthy supply chains in which many of the participants are small- and medium-sized...
Webinar

Symposium on the effects of Covid-19 on artisanal and small-scale mining

July 21, 2020
Hosted by the Chicago Responsible Jewelry Conference, a panel of experts from the World Bank (Dr. Rachel Perks), OECD (Benjamin Katz), and Pact (Cristina Villegas) talk about their global initiatives...
Webinar

Investment opportunities in artisanal and small-scale mining operations

July 21, 2020
In this Coffee Chat from May 26, 2020, AMI Natural Resources Practice Leader Remi Piet is joined by Daniel Stapper and Nitin Vaswani from Pact – Mines to Market, an organization which brings together...
Webinar

Artisanal Mining Grand Challenge: 'River of Gold' webinar

July 21, 2020
Featuring: Dr. Luis E. Fernandez, Executive Director at the Wake Forest University Center for Amazonian Scientific Innovation (CINCIA) and Assistant Professor of Research at Wake Forest University’s...
Webinar

Formalizing artisanal mining in the DRC

July 21, 2020
Formalising artisanal mining is considered a challenge by most mining companies, especially those located in very remote countries. Regardless of the difficulties posed by training and educating...
Webinar

Mining after Covid-19: Rebuilding sustainable operations

July 21, 2020
In this May 7, 2020, webinar from Americas Market Intelligence (AMI), a group of panelists comment on seven important risks for the social license of miners operating in Latin American...
Webinar

Mercury reduction interventions in artisanal and small-scale gold mining

July 21, 2020
In this Pact-hosted webinar, Pact's Dylan McFarlane discusses mercury reduction interventions in the artisanal and small-scale gold mining sector and paths forward for Zimbabwean mining communities....
Fact Sheet

Pact's Children Out of Mining Program in Lualaba & Haut-Lomani Provinces of DRC

July 10, 2020
One of Pact's flagship mining projects is Children Out of Mining, which launched in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2015. Through this program, Pact aims to address child labor in mining, which...

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