Community stories: Lina María Vergara

Community stories: Lina María Vergara

Community stories   Lina: Her love for mining is a family tradition   Lina Maria Vergara is 30 years old, she lives with her couple and they have 2 children. She is currently coursing eight and ninth grade.   She works part time as a housewife and part time...
Community story: Nieves Villavicencio

Community story: Nieves Villavicencio

Community story   Perú: Nieves Villavicencio A transformation story   Nieves Villavicencio has dedicated the last 17 years of her life to “pallaqueo” or mineral selection.  In a mountain of wasted material, she selects and puts into a sack the rocks that still...
Training Colombian public officials on mining formalization

Training Colombian public officials on mining formalization

Between April 2 and May 15, the Alliance for Responsible Mining carried out the virtual course “Formalization of small-scale mining” in which 83 Colombian public officials from different government entities participated. The course was created within the...