IGF Case Study: Leveraging Technologies for Gender Equality in Mining Communities
Coherent Identifier 20.500.12592/9kd569v

IGF Case Study: Leveraging Technologies for Gender Equality in Mining Communities

2 February 2024

Summary

How can sharing technological infrastructure support gender equality and serve the broad betterment of mining communities?While it has become an accepted practice for mining companies to share roads, electricity, and other traditional infrastructure with nearby rural communities, sharing new technological infrastructure, such as Internet access and mobile phone reception, is a more recent development.

Published in
Canada
Rights
IISD, 2024

Creators/Authors

Tags

gender equality sustainable development goals mining technology and innovation responsible business

Topics