Women in Mining

Business women in mining

Running a sustainable and successful business is not easy, even more so when you are a woman operating in a historically male-dominated industry. In two exclusive articles, Lindiwe Nakedi and Lara Smith share their experiences as women with...

Women and mining law

By Ntsiki Adonisi-Kgame In an exclusive article for Inside Mining’s Women in Mining special interest publication (SIP), Ntsiki Adonisi-Kgame writes about women in mining law. Adonisi-Kgame is an executive at ENSafrica’s Natural Resources and...

A female first for Exxaro

After a long and storied history in stereotyping, it seems that the mining industry is actively working to turn itself around, as a rise of influential female leaders can be seen. Case in point is Exxaro Resources, with the appointment of their...

Mining and economics post COVID-19

By Mametja Moshe Moshe Capital founder and CEO Mametja Moshe, sheds light on the impact of measures taken to stop the spread of Covid-19, on commodity prices and investment in South African mining. Local mining operations have been limited to care...

Success in equipment manufacturing: Part 1

In this exclusive two-part feature, Mining News speaks to two women who are involved in the business of manufacturing equipment for the mining industry. They are also members of Mining Equipment Manufacturers of South Africa (MEMSA). They share...

White Paper for women in mining

The Minerals Council South Africa has released a White Paper on Women in Mining, which aims to streamline the industry’s strategies to advance women in the industry. The focus of the White Paper is on improving the representation of women in the...

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...