Mentors needed to support NSW’s mining women

Mining Australia, 2 December, 2014 by Vicky Validakis Women working in the NSW mining industry are being asked to participate in a mentoring program aimed to help females entering the sector or looking to further their careers. WIMnet NSW is holding its first Mentoring Program from May 2015 – September 2015 with 20 mentee application places available. WIMnet said […]

Australian resource employers developing strategies to increase women's participation in the resource industry to 25% by 2020

Women untapped resource for industry AS THE G20 leaders commit to reducing the gender employment gap in their respective nations, Australian resource employers are developing strategies to increase women’s participation in the resource industry to 25% by 2020. The Australian Women in Resources Alliance forum, hosted by national resource industry employer group Australian Mines and […]

Top miners meet in Perth to discuss women in mining

Mining Australia, 19 November, 2014 Vicky Validakis  Mining companies are meeting in Perth today to discuss strategies aimed at increasing the level of female participation in the sector to 25 per cent by 2020. The Australian Women in Resources Alliance (AWRA) Forum, hosted by national resource industry employer group AMMA, will meet to discuss ways […]