The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) has outlined various policy tools or programmatic approaches governments and companies can use to assess and respond to the gendered impacts of mining as part of their two-week global consultation process on the Goxi platform ( in September 2020. The following list of tools and approaches is not exhaustive and is meant to help facilitate dialogue during the September global consultations. You can read more on this topic in future IGF reports.