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Simon Njovu
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Simon Njovu favorited EITI's blog post Three things to look out for at the 2019 EITI Global Conference
Jun 18
Simon Njovu commented on Osvaldo Urzua's blog post 'Smart inclusive mining, a key approach to increase local content and deliver shared value'
"Because of bad policies in the mining sector especially with Investors in the Southern African Countries, Communities have not fully benefited from our God given Natural Resources. This is the reason why Government of Zambia has disengaged Vedanta…"
May 23
Simon Njovu commented on Osvaldo Urzua's blog post 'Smart inclusive mining, a key approach to increase local content and deliver shared value'
May 23
Simon Njovu favorited Osvaldo Urzua's blog post Smart inclusive mining, a key approach to increase local content and deliver shared value
May 23
Simon Njovu favorited Lee Bailey's blog post Strong Laws, Poor Implementation Characterize African Resource Sector
Apr 17
Simon Njovu favorited Rahul Basu's blog post How India's National Mineral Policy implements Intergenerational Equity
Apr 3
Simon Njovu commented on Kaisa Toroskainen's blog post 'Governments, Companies Find a Bit of Common Ground on Resource Nationalism at Indaba'
"Very good article.Transforming resource wealth into well-being remains an important issue in Africas resource abundant economies. but do local communities close to extractive sites benefit from the resource, Answer is No."
Mar 14
Simon Njovu favorited Kaisa Toroskainen's blog post Governments, Companies Find a Bit of Common Ground on Resource Nationalism at Indaba
Mar 14
Simon Njovu is attending Amelia Lundstrom's event

SDIMI 2019 at Sydney

May 27, 2019 at 9am to May 29, 2019 at 5pm
AusIMM, the Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices (ACSMP) and the University of NSW will jointly host the 9th international conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry (SDIMI) 2019.The conference will bring together practitioners, researchers, regulators and civil society to discuss sustainable development in the minerals industry and how the latest in technology innovation in mining and minerals processing are contributing towards sustainable mining.See More
Mar 5
Simon Njovu favorited Amelia Lundstrom's event SDIMI 2019
Mar 5
Simon Njovu is attending Ishmael Quaicoe's event
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Africa Conference on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining & Quarrying at Ghana Shippers Council Auditorium, Accra, Ghana

March 28, 2019 to March 29, 2019
ASMCONF 2019 is conference aimed at creating a platform for dialogue, discussion, interaction and networking among stakeholders involved or interested in the Artisanal and Small-scale Mining/Quarrying sector. It is expected that practical solutions would be found for the numerous challenges facing the sector in Africa. This would intend help the sector realise its socio-economic potential without compromising on the sustainability of the environment and the extractive communities in general.See More
Feb 26
Simon Njovu favorited Ishmael Quaicoe's event Africa Conference on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining & Quarrying
Feb 26
Simon Njovu commented on Levin Sources's blog post 'Why an integrated response is needed to mainstream biodiversity best practices across the mining sector'
"Thanks for this article with full of information on small scale mining, though we need to move a step ahead and do implementation of small scale mining policies that will collaborate with large scale mining. Zambia has moved a step feather to…"
Dec 5, 2018
Simon Njovu favorited Levin Sources's blog post Why an integrated response is needed to mainstream biodiversity best practices across the mining sector
Dec 5, 2018
Simon Njovu favorited Mukasiri Sibanda's blog post Leveraging Artisanal And Small Scale Gold Mining
Jul 10, 2018
Simon Njovu is attending IGF Secretariat's event

IGF Sustainability Round Tables on Local Content Policy at Indaba at Indaba, rooftop terrace, CTICC

February 5, 2018 from 2pm to 4pm
What are the key challenges facing governments as they try to operationalize local content policies? What is best practice to date?IGF's Sustainability Round Tables on Local Content Policy will take place at Indaba on Monday, February 5, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the CTICC's rooftop terrace.This event will feature parallel interactive round tables focused on six key subject areas: defining local content; building supplier capacity; skills development; economic diversification; different…See More
Jan 30, 2018

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Organisation (if non, specify N/A)
Small Scale miners Association of Zambia
Type of Organisation
Civil Society Organisation
Job Title
President
About My Work
improve the plight of illegal miners and reduce poverty in many mining areas especially copperbelt. help reduce corruption in mining companies and see value addition is in progress.people in the country benefits from natural resource.
Areas of interest
gold, diamonds, oil and natural gas, governance and anti-corruption, investing, geology, environment, social accountability, human rights, contract and licensing, monitoring revenue collection, redistribution and sustainable development
Intererested in job/consulting opportunities
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