Independent researcher and adivisor on artisanal and small scale mining, community development and extractive industries
About My Work
I have over 30 years of experience in community development, social research and administration of research and practitioner programs in participatory natural resource management, with emphasis on the social, gender, environmental, supply chain, and governance dimensions of the sustainable development of mineral rich regions. I have a particular interest in working with governments, NGO’s, community leaders and mining companies, to enable fair and sustainable deals for artisanal and small-scale miners, and local communities.
Areas of interest
gold, csr, governance and anti-corruption, environment, social accountability, human rights, redistribution and sustainable development