Changing the face of mining

Published: Tuesday, 29 July 2014

It is no secret that mining has traditionally been, and still is, a male-dominated field, but leaders in the industry are quickly realising that, in order to be competitive, this gap must close, fast.

By Ken Stapylton


Today, women comprise just 15% of the mining industry’s workforce, compared to 46% across other industries. Women play a critical role in ensuring the industry has the skills and talent to build and operate major resource projects well into the future. By developing this talent...

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