Women in mining communities vulnerable (Image: SRK - Bailey Torres)

WOMEN AFFECTED BY MINING BEYOND THE WORKPLACE

Women in mine-host communities are often impacted differently by the presence of a mining operation. While many women are engaged formally or informally in the mine’s supply chain, their contribution is seldom ‘mainstreamed’ in company policies or even national mining Read the full story

Women involved in a road maintenance project (Image: TSA)

5 ACTIONS TO ACHIEVE ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL INCLUSION OF WOMEN

During an economic depression, women bear the brunt disproportionately. And the economic challenges which women are facing as a result of the COVID-19 enforced lockdowns have confirmed this familiar but sad pattern. Levels of employment and income among women have Read the full story