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.
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.
how we are making an impact - with your help
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