SESSION 5: Developing Local Content Initiatives To Promote Inclusive And Sustainable Growth

22 Jun 2018
10:50
SESSION 5: Developing Local Content Initiatives To Promote Inclusive And Sustainable Growth
SESSION 5: Developing Local Content Initiatives To Promote Inclusive And Sustainable Growth
SESSION 5: Developing Local Content Initiatives To Promote Inclusive And Sustainable Growth
SESSION 5: Developing Local Content Initiatives To Promote Inclusive And Sustainable Growth

SESSION 5: Developing Local Content Initiatives To Promote Inclusive And Sustainable Growth

Moderator:

Marcus Courage, CEO, africapractice

10:50 Presentation: The role of mining companies in growing Zambia’s economy through alternative livelihoods

Emma Parker, Operations Director, Musangu Foundation

11:10 Presentation: Implementing local content regulations and policies into mining operations

Lorraine Tembo, Manager Local Enterprise Development, Mopani Copper Mines

11:30 Q&A Panel discussion: Reconciling the needs of government, local communities and international companies to create shared wealth

Speakers:

Anthony Kabaghe, President, Kitwe Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Kawunga Nyirenda, Dean- Department of Mining and Minerals, Copperbelt University

Lorraine Tembo, Manager Local Enterprise Development, Mopani Copper Mines

Emma Parker, Operations Director, Musangu Foundation

  • How can mining companies create a business model that will contribute to local and economic development?
  • What opportunities exist for mining companies to partner with impact investors?
  • Update on current foreign and local labour quotas
  • What electrical engineering skills will be needed as new energy projects develop?
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