The certification pledges the compliance of an artisanal or small-scale mining organization with the requirements of the Fairmined Standard, developed by the Alliance for Responsible Mining.
The certification provides incentives for artisanal and small-scale mining organizations to become sustainable companies that carry out their activities in an economical, technologically and environmentally responsible manner. It facilitates access to fair markets and offers a Premium to benefit both the mining organizations and their communities while helping to improve governance within the sector.
The road to Fairmined Certification:
If you are interested in Fairmined Certification for your mining organization, please take a look at our video “The Fairmined Initiative” and download the brochure “Fairmined – gold to be proud of”
To learn the full scope and benefits of the Fairmined Certification visit Fairmined for Miners, relevant documents can be found in the section entitled Steps to Fairmined Certification.