ABOUT WOMEN IN MINING

P romoting the employment, retention and progress of women in the mining industry.

Founded in 2006, Women in Mining (WIM) advocates and speaks for women in the mining sector, informing industry participants and decision-makers of the challenges and opportunities women are finding in pursuing careers in mining companies and other mining-related businesses.

Through our partnerships with leading mining companies and other industry participants, WIM provides thought leadership, analysis and research on the business case for diversity, inclusion and the economic advancement of women in the sector.

WIM offers a strong network which is used to progress professional goals and career aspirations. Membership is complimentary to both women and men.

Through our work with universities and other organisations, WIM promotes the role of women in the mining industry and externally raises awareness of mining as a career choice for women.

WIM celebrates and shares female success stories with the “100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining” publications and through our social media channels.