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Africa Mining Vision Initiative Gaining Traction

The aim of the Africa Mining Vision (AMV) is to foster a transparent, equitable and optimal exploitation of mineral resources to underpin broad-based sustainable growth and socio-economic development in Africa. One year in, the AMV compact is gaining traction. For example, African countries like Equatorial Guinea, the fourth largest oil producer in Africa, sees potential in unitilizing the Africa Mining Vision (AMV) principles. More about the ECA in this BRIEFING


The African Mining Vision Compact was designed to close existing gaps between mining communities, the private sector and governments. It consists of a set of twelve principles designed to offer improved value and benefits to all parties involved.


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