Initiatives in Art and Culture and the World Gold Council Announce an International Women’s Day Webinar, Considering the Role of Women in Gold Mining

Harmony Cardenas

Posted 03-03-22

Submitted by Initiatives in Art and Society

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March 3, 2022 /CSRwire/ – Celebrating the contributions of ladies to society, and their social, financial, and scientific achievements, Worldwide Women’s Day presents a instant to mirror on how ladies have transformed the international landscape. When the possibilities for women are publicized in the gem and jewellery sector, the challenges confronted by gals in gold mining are usually left unaddressed. On March, 8 2022, International Women’s Working day, Initiatives in Art and Lifestyle will take into account the roles girls participate in, from the artisanal and little-scale mining to huge scale operations throughout a 1-and-a-50 %-hour digital event.

Daniela Colaiacovo
Daniela Colaiacovo, Co-founder and CEO of Makal

Lisa Koenigsberg, President of Initiatives in Artwork and Culture, states, “We appear ahead to a fulfilling discussion about the current conditions of girls in extractive industries and their part together the complete benefit chain. The intention of the dialogue is to even further equity in the mining sector, a aim which is joined to the realization of the UN SDGs. Equality is a fact, and IAC is fully commited to its realization. This to start with webinar on gals in mining follows our participation in the RJC’s SDG5 initiative, and we have only just started. We are honored to spouse with the Globe Gold Council.”

Georgette Barnes Sakyi-Addo, Founder and Executive Director, Georgette Barnes Ltd. and Founder/President, Women in Mining - Ghana (WIM - Gh),
Georgette Barnes Sakyi-Addo, Founder and Executive Director, Georgette Barnes Ltd. and Founder/President, Girls in Mining – Ghana (WIM – Gh),

The March 8th digital celebration will aspect a powerhouse of ladies in gold mining: Adiki Ofeibea Ayitevie, Vice President, Sustainability & External Relations, Newmont Africa, Georgette Barnes Sakyi-Addo, Founder and Executive Director, Georgette Barnes Ltd. and Founder/President, Females in Mining – Ghana (WIM – Gh), Daniela Colaiacovo, Co-founder and CEO of Makal, and Anny Jaramillo, Mining Engineer and Scheduling Director, “Chede” Mining Group. The webinar will be moderated by Lisa Koenigsberg, President, Initiatives in Art and Tradition and by Terry Heymann, Chief Economic Officer, Environment Gold Council.

Anny Jaramillo, Mining Engineer and Planning Director, “Chede” Mining Organization.
Anny Jaramillo, Mining Engineer and Arranging Director, “Chede” Mining Firm.

Led by professionals with on the floor working experience, “Digging Deep,” The Global Women’s Working day panel discussion, will protect troubles in an infiltered way. Subject areas include things like: unique career trajectories which includes worries, milestones, and influences gender bias encouragement of and options for younger females in mining cultural impression geological and environmental effect on gender-associated concerns and the realities driving the quest for equal chance. Insights from the viewpoints of gold creation in the ASM and LSM sectors, advocacy, branding, and setting liable sourcing benchmarks will offer lively discourse, furthering transparency in the valuable metals, mining, and jewellery sectors, such as in the trade.

Terry Heymann, Chief Financial Officer, World Gold Council
Terry Heymann, Main Financial Officer, Entire world Gold Council

Terry Heymann, Main Economical Officer of Environment Gold Council suggests, “We are delighted to be partnering with Initiatives in Arts and Society on the upcoming webinar ‘Digging Deep: Women’s Roles in the Gold Mining Sector and the Quest for Fairness.’ I search forward to this webinar and to talking with our panel about their particular journeys, why they entered the sector and how the sector can attract and keep a lot more woman talent.” 

Adiki Ofeibea Ayitevie, Vice President, Sustainability & External Relations, Newmont Africa
Adiki Ofeibea Ayitevie, Vice President, Sustainability & Exterior Relations, Newmont Africa

Irrespective of whether new to the trade or a seasoned sector veteran, the dialogue will offer you insight and analysis of the place the gold mining sector is now, and what it will just take to bridge the gender hole required to stage up. International Women’s Day provides the opportune system for exploring relevancy and effects that females have released into the gold mining sector, historically and frequently.

Lisa Koenigsberg, President, Initiatives in Art and Culture
Lisa Koenigsberg, President, Initiatives in Artwork and Lifestyle

All individuals collaborating in the gold and jewelry source chain are encouraged to join the digital symposium. For complimentary registration to attend “Digging Deep: Women’s Roles in the Gold Mining Sector and the Quest for Equity simply click here. To find out far more about Initiatives in Artwork and Culture, stop by http://artinitiatives.com, simply call 646-485-1952, or email [email protected] For press or media coverage inquiries, pictures, further speaker prices, or interviews, speak to Pietra Communications at 212-913-9761 or e-mail [email protected]

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Makal initiatiave introduced during the pandemic to support eight ASM run by women of all ages to decrease the use of mercury. Picture, courtesy: Makal.

About Initiatives in Artwork and Society
Initiatives in Art and Tradition (IAC) educates numerous audiences in visible society, which includes the high-quality and decorative arts. A dedication to authenticity, to artisanry, and to elements undergirds all things to consider undertaken by IAC, as does a mindfulness of sustainability and of our obligations to the earth.  Each individual IAC enterprise is marked by a commitment to bringing with each other associates from every sector, with believed leaders from other disciplines, industries, and establishments to undertake cross-disciplinary approaches outside regular market discourse. IAC’s target is to initiate dialogue and challenge all to integrate modify without the need of dread.

IAC’s major things to do are conferences, webinars, publications, and exhibitions that consider an interdisciplinary method, contemplating challenges associated to fabrication, connoisseurship, cultural patrimony and preservation, and the upcoming of society. IAC’s jobs have been supported by a large array of person, corporate, and foundation funders.

About The Entire world Gold Council
The Environment Gold Council is the current market advancement corporation for the gold marketplace. Its objective is to encourage and sustain need for gold, give field leadership, and be the global authority on the gold marketplace. 

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Initiatives in Artwork and Culture

Initiatives in Art and Society

Initiatives in Artwork and Culture (IAC) educates varied audiences in visual culture, such as the great and attractive arts. A commitment to authenticity, to artisanry, and to components undergirds all criteria undertaken by IAC, as does a mindfulness of sustainability and of our obligations to the world. Every IAC undertaking is marked by a motivation to bringing with each other representatives from every single sector, with thought-leaders from other disciplines, industries, and institutions to undertake cross disciplinary approaches exterior standard market discourse. IAC’s target is to initiate dialogue and challenge all to combine change without the need of dread.

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IAC’s main pursuits are conferences, webinars, publications, and exhibitions that just take an interdisciplinary method, contemplating concerns linked to fabrication, connoisseurship, cultural patrimony and preservation, and the future of lifestyle. Particular parts of emphasis involve American artwork, precious substances, the record of frames, the Arts and Crafts motion, the impact of Asian cultures on American good and attractive art, and the historical past and long run of style. IAC’s initiatives have been supported by a wide array of person, corporate, and basis funders.

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