Supporting Women in ASM high on the World Bank’s agenda

Supporting Women in ASM high on the World Bank’s agenda

At the end of June 2018, practitioners met in Washington for the World Bank’s ‘Global Conference on Gender, Oil, Gas and Mining, with two panels focusing on ASM, where women play a crucial role. Women’s participation in ASM is far greater (40–50%) than in large-scale mining (<10%), providing a reliable income, financial independence and empowerment and …
MMSD Collaborates with Tertiary Institutions on Research Development

MMSD Collaborates with Tertiary Institutions on Research Development

….presents letters of participation to 11 Universities As part of its resolve to ensure adequate geosciences data that would attract investors to the sector, the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development (MMSD) has presented letters of engagement to 11 tertiary institutions. Presenting the letters to the beneficiary institutions today, July 5, 2018, the Minister of …

Our Mandate

1. Contribute to the diversification of the country’s revenue base.

2. Create jobs and broaden the scope of opportunities available to Nigerians for economic advancement