The International Conference on Artisanal and Small-scale Mining & Quarrying will be held in Livingstone, Zambia from the 6-13 of September, 2018. The Conference will  foster a global dialogue about the development opportunities and challenges of ASM.

Government has devised a strategic framework to support small scale mining development countrywide. Speaking when he officiated at an artisanal training workshop in Lusaka, Minister of Mines Richard Musukwa

Zambia will host the PanAfGeo Seminar on Artisanal & Small-Scale Mining (ASM) in Lusaka starting of 19th to 22nd  March 2018 atSouthern Sun Ridgeway Hotel, Cnr. Church Road and Independence Ave, in Lusaka. Hon. Richard Musukwa, Minister of Mines and Minerals Developemnt is expected to inaugurate the seminar on 19 March at 09.30 AM. The EU Head of Delegation to Zambia, H.E. Alessandro Mariani and UN Resident Coordinator to Zambia, H.E. Janet Rogan, are also expected to grace the opening ceremony.