1st CIM Symposium in Ouagadougou

  • Dates:
    Jun 21, 2014
  • Hours:
    From 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Location:
    National Centre Paul Zoungrana, Babanguida Avenue
  • Event Type:

Contact Information

Mireille Goulet
1 514 939-2710 1321
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Event Detail

CIM and the Canadian Embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, will hold a one-day symposium on mining in the Burkinabe capital on June 21, 2014, covering three themes:


understanding the evolution and management of mining projects, in particular the logistics, procurement and clearance, and security/surveillance leading practices in community relations and dialogue the environment and the processing of gold ore, especially ore with high graphite content

    A round table on the challenges associated with and solutions to mining supply in the sub-region will close the symposium. CIM’s first symposium in Burkina Faso will include the announcement of a new CIM branch in the capital, the second after Dakar, which was announced in 2012. It will also be a prelude to the creation of other branches in West Africa in the next 12 months to develop CIM’s Africa District.

    Contact Mireille Goulet for details.

    Click here to see the symposium program