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What We Stand for

The Impact Facility is a global sustainability organisation that seeks to bring economic and environmental empowerment to artisanal and small-scale mining communities.

Artisanal mining and the potential for change

Artisanal mining is the second biggest employer in the developing world, directly employing over 40 million people. Yet 80% of artisanal miners live in poverty.

We believe that change is possible.

Value Chain Development
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Development Grants
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FOUR WAYS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

With your help, we can realise the full potential of artisanal and small-scale mining and turn mineral wealth into prosperity for mining communities.

Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships
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Impact Investment
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how we are making an impact - with your help

Mercury
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Spotlight on Mercury

Mercury (Hg) is a potent yet toxic element that allows people around the world to extract and concentrate gold during what is called the amalgamation

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