Completed event28.09.2023, in personIEA Critical Minerals and Clean Energy Summit
The International Energy Agency will host the first ever international summit on critical minerals and their role in clean energy transitions on 28 September 2023 in Paris. For further information, please click here (External link).
Completed event07.-09.11.2023, in personIGF Annual General Meeting
The annual general meeting of the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) will be held again this year in Geneva from November 7 to 9. The guiding theme of this year's meeting is “Sharing Mining Benefits in the Energy Transition.” For further information, please click here (External link).
Completed event13.-17.11.2023, in personEU Raw Materials Week
The next EU Raw Materials Week takes place in Brussels, from November 13-17. It will centre around the EU CRMA and include the 10th annual High-Level Conference of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on raw materials, co-organised with Eumicon, on 15 November. For further information, please click here (External link).
Events in the Extractives Sector
Who are we?
On behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Sector Programme “Extractives and Development” is jointly implemented by the Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).The Sector Programme “Extractives and Development” supports the BMZ in shaping the national and international development policy agenda in the extractive sector through its own impulses and innovations, and advises the BMZ continuously and comprehensively on economic and policy issues related to extractives.