Encouraging Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability Through Arbor Day Initiatives
In observance of Arbor Day 2023, Ivanplats engaged the students of Mosesani Baloyi Primary School in an impactful initiative centered on promoting the importance of forestation and biodiversity. The event was not just a celebration but an educational opportunity, showcasing the crucial role of bees in our ecosystem and the health benefits delivered by forests.
The theme for Arbor Day 2023, "Forest and Health," underscores the many benefits provided by trees. By...
Striving for excellence – Kamoa’s Kipaji development program harnesses local talent
The Kipaji Development program aims to fulfill employee development objectives for succession planning by nurturing Congolese talent into the next generation of mining leaders. In 2022, the candidates of the Kipaji development program were granted the opportunity to participate in the Psychology of Leadership Course conducted by Emerge Leadership Academy and the Management Development Program offered by Stellenbosch Business School. Additionally, they were able to choose...
The Kamoa Centre of Excellence officially inaugurated by DRC President, Félix Tshisekedi, amidst an enthusiastic crowd of more than 5,000 workers
Ivanhoe Mines is deeply committed to developing our dedicated employees who tirelessly contribute to the advancement of our company’s mission. We also acknowledge the importance of training and education for both our internal team and external stakeholders, and therefore, we give high priority to these invaluable opportunities.
In early September 2023, the Kamoa Centre of Excellence (KCE) official opened its door to its inaugural class of Congolese students. The...
Ongoing exploration success at Western Foreland
Since 2017, we’ve been exploring the 2,407 square kilometers to the north, south and west of the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Complex, one of the largest current exploration programs in Africa. Exploration has resulted in two significant finds, Makoko and Kiala, which could potentially feed ore into the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Complex or, eventually, contribute to a standalone processing facility the Western Foreland licenses.
Drilling at Makoko has defined a flat-lying...