WEBINAR: Canada-Africa Leadership: Natural Resource Development for Stronger Communities

On 26 August the Canada-Africa Chamber of Business organized a webinar to profile the vital role of Canadian natural resource companies in positively impacting communities across Africa. The session covered inherent business best practice and sustainability measures with a focus on mining – in light of Canada’s role as the world leader in financing natural resource development. CIRDI’s COO Jaime Revenaz Webbe presented on the CIRDI’s gender strategy, interventions and outcomes in our work supporting good governance in the natural resource sector.

Watch the recording to hear from leading Canadian and African voices, including:

Ben Chalmers, Senior Vice President, Mining Association of Canada

Naseem Lahri, MD, Lucara Botswana

Jaime Webbe, COO and Director of International Programs at CIRDI

Ryan McEachern, MD, Mining Suppliers Trade Association

Wayne Floreani, Vice President MineAfrica (Canada’s role as a world leader in natural resource financing)



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CIRDI’s Advancing Gender Equality in Natural Resource Governance Strategy

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