We connect mines to legitimate markets for the minerals they produce.
By engaging in formal trade routes, mines can remove themselves from the shadow economy of illegal trading and money laundering. They are also able to work directly with downstream companies, unlocking financial support and access to loans.
We ensure that our supply chain traceability and chain of custody solutions along with mine data meet or exceed the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) expectations as well as being fully aligned with voluntary standards.
See our approach in action
In early November 2019, the Impact Facility had an opportunity to demonstrate one of the processing plants already installed to a visiting team from Fairphone
It has been a week of great adventures for miners from Migori and Kakamega county gold mines. Four organisations – Fairtrade Africa, Solidaridad, GROOTS Kenya
Sept 10 2min read Evidence of the very real difference that the Impact Facility is making in mining communities across the world comes from Cyrus