Help downstream companies identify and conduct due diligence on the ASM mine sites in their supply chains.
Enable companies to support the improvement of ASM sites and surronding communities at a regional scale, with 38 mine sites in the program in 2020.
Offering assurance to enable access to market for ASM operators and exporters who comply with resonsible sourcing requirements.
Better Mining is an organization that we have worked with for a while now in the DRC. The importance of that is to have an organization that is there on the ground to ensure the different conditions we have set are being met.Linn Fortgens
The RMI is committed to supporting responsible ASM [...] production so that it is recognized by the market and contributes positively to local communities. The independent site monitoring and reporting services provided by Better Mining is a crucial component of this process that we are pleased to scale with the support of RMI members and other stakeholders.Leah Butler
Better Mining (...) has triggered or catalysed positive changes (...), especially in the categories “worst forms of child labour”, “corruption and bribery”, “occupational health and safety”, and “environmental and public health impacts.European Commission Joint Research Centre
Pictures are taken from Better Mining fieldwork