Burkina Faso Mining

Embark on a journey through Burkina Faso’s burgeoning mining sector, where gold exploration and production drive economic growth and prosperity. Our exclusive features shed light on Burkina Faso’s mineral resources, investment climate, and community engagement initiatives. Join us as we explore the opportunities and challenges shaping the future of mining in this West African nation.

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Latest Burkina Faso Mining Industry Features

Burkina Faso Chamber of Mines : Spotlight

Since the 2000s, Burkina Faso has been experiencing a mining boom. However, despite being in the midst of a modern gold rush, the country has undergone security challenges over the past two years with a significant impact on the mining industry.

By Deane Anderton Jack Salter

Chambre des Mines du Burkina (CMB) : Spotlight on Mining in Burkina Faso

We take a deep dive into the untapped potential of Burkina Faso’s mining sector and the critical need for the formalisation of artisanal mining.

IAMGOLD Corp : Worth its Weight in Gold

IAMGOLD Corporation’s global prevalence in the gold mining arena reaches new levels as leaner, more sustainable operations pave the way for increased productivity in West Africa.

By Jack Salter Donovan Smith