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Spotlight is where we publish interesting case-studies, expert interviews, exemplar projects and thought-provoking articles. Come here to learn from others' experience. If you have a case study or project you think will be of interest to the community, please email us.

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13 July 2017

Muza Gondwe | Australia

Circular economy – using mine waste to improve mining sustainability

Dr Raquel Balanay, Associate Professor, Caraga State University, Philippines and alumnus of Minerals Policy and Economics 2014, shares her research on circular economy.

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1 June 2017

Muza Gondwe | Australia

Winners of the International Women in Mining Impact and Influence Photo Competition 2017

International Women in Mining (IWiM) is excited to announce the winners of its photo competition sponsored by De Beers.

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10 April 2017

Muza Gondwe | Australia

Engaging women and youth in aquamarine mining in Nigeria

Engaging women and youth in aquamarine mining in Olode, Nigeria was the focus of Ms Olayeni Maryam Temitayo’s Nigeria return to work.

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4 February 2017

Muza Gondwe | Australia

Applying lessons learnt from the Graduate Certificate in Responsible Resources Development

John Ipidari, Manager - Project Coordination Mineral Resources Authority (MRA), Papua New Guinea (PNG), shares how he is applying the lessons learnt following his successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Responsible Resources Development [GC

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18 January 2017

Muza Gondwe | Australia

Mining conflicts in Lumajang, Indonesia

Dr Indah Dwi Qurbani (pictured left) is a Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Brawijaya, Indonesia and an alumnus of the IM4DC 2014 course on Minerals Policy and Economics.

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14 December 2016

Muza Gondwe | Australia

Resolving mining and agriculture land disputes in Zimbabwe

Ted Muzoroza, alumnus of Minerals Policy and Economics 2014, has been appointed Commissioner of Lands at the recently established Zimbabwe Lands Commission and Deputy Chairperson of the Zimbabwe Lands Commission. 

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21 November 2016

Muza Gondwe | Australia

Improving financial reporting standards on mining in Uruguay

Fabiana Kiedanski is an Accountant at the National Directorate of Mining and Geology, Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining (MIEM-DINAMIGE), Uruguay and a Lecturer in Accounting in the Accounting and Taxes Department at the University o

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19 September 2016

Rodalee Ofiaza | Philippines

Slower, lower, weaker...but not defeated

Rodalee Ofiaza, Mining Engineer - Technical Adviser to the Chairman, Chamber of Mines of the Philippines was awarded a MEfDA conferen

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