MutConsult in the news.

Our contribution to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Futures Report

MutConsult contributed to the 2021 Edition of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Futures Report – Which Value Chains for a Made in Africa Revolution? This is a joint publication of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the AfCFTA Secretariat.

COVID-19 RESPONSE: The Future of the Mining Sector

03/09/2020 - Our Mining Practice leader, Nellie, participated in an audio series created by the the Development Partner Institute (DPI) entitled Voices From The Field. The audio series invited mining experts to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on mining communities.


Our guest post for Planet Gold

23/03/2021 -

Recently, our consultants penned a guest post for the UNEP-led programme, Planet Gold. The article addresses the complex role of African women in artisanal and small-scale gold mining.

Read the article on Planet Gold's site.




03/12/2020 -

Nellie represented MutConsult at the COVID-ASM Forum hosted by ASM data platform, Delve. The forum, which featured other industry leaders, tackled the pandemic’s impacts on the ASM sector in specific countries. Speakers also addressd how to move forward with formalization efforts.

Read about the event and more on Delve’s site.


MutConsult's Ty Mutemeri is a finalist for the 2020 Artisanal Mining Grand Challenge

19/08/2020 - Our very own Ty Mutemeri is competing for $750,000 in prizes with his innovative digital platform, Baseline. Baseline applies data analytics to the mining industry. Read more about it and the Grand Challenge here.
Watch Ty's winning pitch...

UNESCO thanks Nellie for her years of service

27/08/2020 - Nellie was appointed as a member of UNESCO's International Geoscience and Geoparks Programme (IGGP) Council in 2016. She serves as an expert in Geodynamics on the council's Scientific Board. Read more about Nellie's role at IGGP here.

Nellie speaks at the 2018 African Mining Indaba

06/02/2018 - Nellie gave opening remarks on Day 3 of the 2018 African Mining Indaba. She also acted as the moderator for a panel discussion with fellow industry leaders. Read more about Mining Indaba here

The Future of African Mining Policy: CNBC Africa Interview

10/11/2017 - Our Head of Mining, Nellie Mutemeri, sat down with CNBC Africa for a special report on investing in mineral exploration. Alongside other experts, including the President of the Rwanda Mining Board, Nellie discussed the importance of modernising mining activities.