Investing in African Mining Indaba, also known as Mining Indaba, is an annual conference that brings together investors, mining companies, governments and other stakeholders from around the world. NRGI will participate in two events at this year's iteration, both on 7 February. NRGI staff will also attend the Alternative Mining Indaba. which brings together civil society actors who seek to make natural resources work for the benefit of citizens.
Guinea Country Case Study
11:30 pm-12:30 pm
Westin Cape Town Hotel
(roof terrace) Convention Square
Lower Long Street, Cape Town
This panel will focus on Guinea's mining sector. Speakers will discuss reforms initiated for mining investment in Guinea; mine-related infrastructure; mining production diversification; environment and community development; and the business climate of the country, among other topics.
Paulo Castellari, CEO, Guinea Alumina Corporation
Lance Crist, global head of natural resources, IFC
Yüksel Karaca, board member, Toya Gold
Abdoulaye Magassouba, minister of mines and geology, Republic of Guinea
Evgeny Tulubensky, chief legal officer, corporate and regulatory affairs, Nordgold
Erica Westenberg, director of governance programs, NRGI
Your Voice, Your View: Transparency to Enhance Impacts in the Natural Resources Sector
2 pm-3:30 pm
Southern Sun - The Cullinan Hotel
1 Cullinan Street
Waterfront, Cape Town
The IFC, the World Bank, ICMM and NRGI invite you to an interactive dialogue on their complementary initiatives to harness the power of data to encourage transparency and good governance and reinforce the natural resources sector’s contribution to sustainable development. The session aims to gather participants’ views on best practices, lessons learned and opportunities for greater involvement of national and local stakeholders.
Gina Barbieri, principal specialist ombudsman, The World Bank