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Women in Mining

Women moving forward in the mining industry

“Women feature predominantly as resource company CEOs, executives and the so-called rain makers and pot stirrers.” That was the future of mining envisaged by Deshnee Naidoo, CEO of Vedanta Zinc International (VZI). She was speaking at the 11th...

An opportunity for mining businesswomen

Inside Mining is in the process of putting together the second handbook. The focus of the upcoming issue is women on mining. In line with this topic, the Women in Africa (WIA) initiative launched the WIA 54 programme to empower female African...

Chamber of Mines call on women in mining

“Mike Teke, President, Chamber of Mines of South Africa  noted that while the industry acknowledged the significant increase in the number of women in the sector since the laws preventing them from working underground were scrapped, more...

The 6th Annual Women in Mining Conference

Today, miningne.ws is at the 6th Annual Women in Mining conference at Gallagher Estate in  Midrand. Building a career as a woman in the mining industry is difficult but not impossible. While research does shown that South Africa’s mining industry...