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Karen Hayes

vice president, mines to markets

Cristina Villegas

director, mines to markets


The Mutoshi Pilot Project: Local economic impact of a project aimed at formalizing artisanal and small-scale mining

December 3, 2019
This report, commissioned by the Trafigura Group, summarizes an analysis of the local economic impacts of a responsible sourcing partnership between the Trafigura Group (a commodities trading and...
General Resource

Workshop briefing: Harnessing the Extractive Industries for Development (Ex4Dev19)

November 12, 2019
On Nov. 8, 2019, a 50-strong group of committed change makers met at Surrey Business School for the fourth edition of Harnessing the Extractive Industries for Development (Ex4Dev). This year’s...

The state of artisanal mining in Myanmar

June 3, 2019
Artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) in Myanmar provides a livelihood for a minimum of 500,000 ASM workers who are directly employed in the sector, and this economic activity supports an estimated...

2019 state of the artisanal and small-scale mining sector

April 24, 2019
The 2019 State of the Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining Sector report showcases data contributions made to Delve and demonstrates the potential for a deeper sector analysis when stakeholders share...

Training handbook for artisanal and small-scale miners in Zimbabwe

March 18, 2019
In support of the Government of Zimbabwe’s objectives, Pact Zimbabwe is implementing the Zimbabwe Accountability and Artisanal Mining Program (ZAAMP) which is working on a pilot project to support...
General Resource

Brochure: Pact's gold and gemstone program (Mines to Markets)

October 18, 2018
A brochure on Pact's work with gold and gemstone mining communities, part of Pact's Mines to Markets program.
General Resource

Understanding the economic contribution of artisanal and small-scale mining in East Africa

June 6, 2018
This document highlights findings from a value chain assessment in Kenya conducted by Pact and the Allliance for Responsible Mining, as well as findings and recommendations from a regional synthesis...
Fact Sheet

Mines to Markets

May 15, 2018
For more than a decade, Pact has been helping resource-dependent communities to gain lasting benefits from the more sustainable use of the natural resources around them. Mines to Markets...

The gender dimensions of 3Ts in the Great Lakes region

September 11, 2017
Mining of tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold (3TGs) in the Great Lakes Region of Africa holds much promise to lead to economic, social and political transformation, although its development potential...

Children out of mining

May 11, 2016
Around the world, more than 168 million children engage in work that deprives them of their childhood and is harmful to their physical and mental development. Those who work in the mining sector...