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31/03/2021 in News

Applications Open for the Women in Mining UK Scholarship at the Camborne School of Mines

London – 31 March 2021: Women in Mining UK (WIM UK) is pleased to announce applications are now open for the WIM UK scholarship to study a mining-related Master’s course at the world-renowned…
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08/03/2021 in News

Women in Mining UK Announces Partnership with the World Gold Council

London – 8 March 2021: Women in Mining UK (WIM UK) is thrilled to announce the World Gold Council (WGC), the market development organisation for the gold industry, has become an Industry Partner.…
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05/03/2021 in News

Women in Mining UK Celebrates International Women’s Day with launch of the #WIMinspire Video Series

London – 5 March 2021: To celebrate International Women’s Day and the contribution of women to the mining industry, Women in Mining UK (“WIM UK”) is delighted to launch the #WIMinspire video series.…
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E stablished in 2006, WIM UK has over 2000 members from all corners of mining-related businesses and professions.

Women in Mining UK is a volunteer non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting the employment, retention and advancement of women in the mining sector.  Women in Mining UK offers a strong international network to progress professional goals and career aspirations and hosts numerous networking, educational and mentoring events to support personal development. Membership is free and everyone is welcome, regardless of gender or location.

The work we do could not be delivered without our dedicated volunteers or our fantastically supportive partners: Anglo American plc, Glencore, EY, Deswik, World Gold Council, and our pro-bono partners Mayer Brown and BDO.

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