Technology and innovation are key drivers of this transition towards sustainable mining. Some countries have leveraged technology to improve efficiency and reduce the environmental impact of resource extraction.
In this week’s Monday Opinion, we introduced the topic of understanding Zambia’s benenficial ownership laws as a crucial step towards transparency in the mining sector. This week, we continue the… Read more
Zambia’s mining sector serves as a critical pillar of its economy, offering immense potential for growth and development. However, the sector has been plagued by challenges such as opacity, corruption,… Read more
On 31st August 2022, Zambia was granted a 36-month Extended Credit Facility (ECF) International Monetary Fund (IMF) supported programme marking a crucial step in the country’s quest to restructure its… Read more
In last week’s column, we introduced the concept of energy transition and explored its potential impact on Zambia’s mining sector. Additionally, we emphasized how Zambia could strategically position itself to… Read more
In this week’s column, we explore the concept of energy transition and its potential impact on Zambia’s mining sector. We discuss how Zambia can strategically position itself to capitalize on… Read more
In last week’s column, we examined the adverse consequences of delayed debt restructuring in Zambia, ranging from hindrances to investment and currency depreciation to delayed access to crucial IMF financing.
Zambia’s debt situation has been a topic of discussion ever since the country defaulted on its debt repayment after the Covid-19 pandemic. In response, Zambia has been exploring various means… Read more