Your safety is my safety!

Your safety is my safety!

Artisanal and small-scale mining strives for safety in Colombia   2020 Safety Statistics and Alerts Mining accident and emergency rates are often high all over the world. In Colombia, the National Mining Agency (ANM in Spanish [1]) has officially reported 119 mining...
Small mining in Boyacá also reforests

Small mining in Boyacá also reforests

A group of men and women miners in Paipa reforest an area of approximately 2500 square meters, with the company of Alliance for Responsible Mining and Gensa, participating in the project “Somos Tesoro” (We are a Treasure). A group of coal miners that work at small...
CRAFT version 2.0 is now ready

CRAFT version 2.0 is now ready

The Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM) and RESOLVE carried out a revision of the Code of Risk-mitigation for ASM: engaging in Formal Trade (CRAFT) version 1.0, launched in July 2018, incorporating the lessons learned of the first experiences in order to develop the...
CRAFT: A participative and agreed upon standard

CRAFT: A participative and agreed upon standard

CRAFT: A participative and agreed upon standard The second consultation of CRAFT standard, a passport to formal markets, closed succesfully, with results that will be useful for the artisanal and small scale mining sector and its supply chains. Involving the...