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    In December 2019, The Copper Mark was created in response to a growing collective awareness of the need for the copper industry to improve its ESG credentials. Initially developed and funded by the International Copper Association (ICA), The Copper Mark was founded on the understanding that a credible assurance framework must be separate...

    After completing 4,000 metres of exploration drilling along 50 km of strike length at the Samapleu, Bounta and Yepleu projects in the first half of 2020, Sama Resources was required to temporarily suspend its campaign due to the escalation of the COVID-19 pandemic in Côte d’Ivoire. The projects are part of a geological intrusion - which Sama discovered back...

    When founding member of Rumble Resources Shane Sikora took over as managing director of the Australian explorer in mid-2015, his first remit was to identify a technical leader with the necessary experience to propel the company towards a mineral discovery in Western Australia. When he...

    Meridian Mining S.E. is a Toronto-listed exploration, development and mining company in Brazil that originally focused on a manganese project in a joint venture with fellow Canadian junior Cancana Resources Corp. The companies merged in 2016 and continued to run the Espigão manganese project, located...

    Telson Mining Corp is a Mexico-focused public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) that was formed by current CEO Ralph Shearing and a colleague and close friend in the late 1990s. Not long after its founding, the nascent firm discovered the polymetallic Tahuehueto Project in the prolific Sierra Madre...

    Consulting geologist Marc-Antoine Audet first arrived in Côte d'Ivoire in 1994 as part of a nickel laterite exploration team for former Canadian natural resources firm Falconbridge. He was to spend four years in the country, serving as senior project geologist and director of operations for Falconbridge, during which time he became aware of significant base metals mineralisation...

    Adriatic Metals is focused on polymetallic exploration in the highly prospective Tethyan mineral belt located in Bosnia and Herzegovina and was established through the acquisition of a company called Eastern Mining last year. Once the acquisition was completed, Adriatic went about conducting confirmation drilling at two projects –...

Mount Burgess Mining has taken a rather winding road to get to the position it is in today, with a 100%-owned base metals project straddling the border of Namibia and Botswana. When chairman and managing director Nigel Forrester listed the company in 1985 its priorities...