Programmes

308 Mine water and mine waste management

Duration
Part 1: 5–27 May 2019
Part 2: Intermediate phase
Part 3: 23–27 March 2020
Location
Part 1: Malå, Sweden
Part 2: Participants’ home countries
Part 3: TBA
Number of participants
25
Target Region
Africa
Closing date for applications
January 24, 2019

Invitation

The Geological Survey of Sweden (SGU) invite subject professionals, from relevant organizations and agencies in Eastern and Southern Africa, to apply for the Advanced International Training Programme – Mine Water and Mine Waste Management.

Objectives

The long-term objective is to develop a sustainable use of natural resources and to secure safe living environments for future generations.
Important milestones to the long-term objective are the development of transparent and inclusive processes of permitting and inspecting mines, to implement organisational changes and skills development needed for continuous improvement,and to appreciate the importance of clean and safe environments where non-discriminating economic growth can take place.The immediate impact of the programme activities should be a better understanding of current and future environmental risks, impacts and mitigation.
The participants will develop new approaches to data collection and sharing of information.

Target Group

The programme invites applicants from government authorities involved in permitting and inspecting mines such as environmental protection agencies, mining inspectorates, mine safety departments or equivalents.

Contents

Please consult the brochure for more information.

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Sveriges Geologiska Undersökningar (SGU)

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