On Friday 8th November a 50-strong group of committed change makers met at Surrey Business School for the fourth edition of Harnessing the Extractive Industries for Development (Ex4Dev). This year’s workshop centred on artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Please download a summary of the workshop and the presentations below.
Panel 1 – Decent work and financial inclusion
Panel 2 – Gender and inequality
Introduction to Delve
Panel 3 – Environment and Health
The organising committee would like to thank the panel chairs Dr Roy Maconachie, Dr Natalia Yakovleva, and Kenneth Davis, the presenters and participants for their contributions and impassioned discussions, Professor Gavin Hilson for the introduction and Caroline Ngonze for her keynote speech. Ex4Dev19 would also like to express their sincere gratitude to Pact, Mines to Markets, and Surrey Business School for their sponsorship.