Our work is made possible with the generous financial support we receive from a range of governments, institutions,
and non-governmental organizations around the globe.
We are deeply grateful for this support.
Artisanal Gold Council
Carleton University/International Development Research Centre
GIZ (The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit)
GIZ funds our work in Côte D’Ivoire and supports sensitization of Ivorian stakeholders on formalization and due diligence implementation in the artisanal gold sector.
Global Affairs Canada
Global Affairs Canada funds our work in the Great Lakes region including research, developing innovative systems, and engagement with stakeholders through the Building Responsible Mineral Supply Chains in Africa’s Great Lakes Region program. This includes funding for our work with the International Conference on the Great Lakes region to advance certification and due diligence implementation applicable to 3Ts and gold, support to civil society including COSOC-GL, development of the Just Gold project, promotion of women’s rights, as well as environmental stewardship in artisanal gold mine sites.
MONUSCO and the Office of the Special Envoy to the Secretary General for the Great Lakes Region of Africa
Netherlands Enterprise Agency/European Partnership for Responsible Minerals
The European Partnership for Responsible Minerals funds our Artisanal Mining Women’s Empowerment Credit & Savings (AFECCOR) project.
Tetra Tech collaborated with us to expand the Just Gold project in the Democratic Republic of Congo with funding from USAID’s Capacity Building for Responsible Minerals Trade (CBRMT) project.
Tungsten Industry- Conflict Minerals Council
United Nations Environment Programme
The Just Gold project in Democratic Republic of Congo receives technical environmental assistance from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).