Women of Dinagat coastal village take the driver’s seat

The women drivers pose during a training break. In a remote coastal village in Dinagat province, a group of mothers is breaking out of the mold. Determined to improve their lives, the women are taking the driver’s seat, literally. “I never imagined myself driving cars to make a living. Seeing vehicles climbing steep hills and […]

After topping 14% in early 2015, women representation in South Africa’s mining industry now 10%

Women make up 21% of the boards of the top 500 companies listed on the JSE, the highest percentage of women on boards worldwide, according to nonprofit organisation Women in Mining South Africa chairperson Noleen Pauls. Pauls, who is also a geology operations manager at geological, mining and environmental consulting services company The MSA Group, was […]

Goldcorp : Expands First Company-Wide Development & Mentorship Program for Women in Mining

27 February 2015 New stage of Creating Choices focuses on leadership and career planning Vancouver, British Columbia, February 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ –GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) this week launched the next stage of Creating Choices, the first company-wide development and mentorship program for women in mining. First introduced in 2010, the popular initiative […]

Goldcorp : Expands First Company-Wide Development & Mentorship Program for Women in Mining

27 February 2015 New stage of Creating Choices focuses on leadership and career planning Vancouver, British Columbia, February 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ –GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) this week launched the next stage of Creating Choices, the first company-wide development and mentorship program for women in mining. First introduced in 2010, the popular initiative […]

WIMWA Mentoring Program Scholarships – last reminder

We are delighted to announce that there are three scholarship opportunities available for the first semester of the WIMWA Mentoring Program 2015. Western Australia’s mining and resources sector continues to provide significant opportunities for women. To enable women to make the best of these opportunities, the Department of Local Government and Communities is supporting the […]