• EPRM launches new Call for Proposals

    EPRM launches new Call for Proposals

    Do you have an idea for a project to improve the conditions for miners and mining communities working on tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold (3TG) in conflict-affected and high-risk areas (CAHRAs)? The European Partnership for Responsible Minerals... read more
  • Interview Jan Pieter Barendse - Chair of the EPRM

    Interview Jan Pieter Barendse - Chair of the EPRM

    At the beginning of 2020, the EPRM chairs rotate. We would like to take this opportunity to honour the new chair of the EPRM: Jan Pieter Barendse. Jan Pieter works as a focal point for Raw Materials at the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He is... read more
  • New EPRM Board Composition

    At the beginning of the year the EPRM Governing Board seats rotate. A new Chair and Vice-Chairs will be assigned. Additionally, some members might leave the Governing Board, whereas others fill the seats that became vacant. We are happy to... read more
  • EPRM Members Meeting at Umicore

    EPRM Members Meeting at Umicore

    In December 2019, EPRM organized its second members meeting– a full day at precious metals recycling plant Umicore.During this members meeting we have learned more about the hosting company Umicore, the ins and outs of the working groups,... read more
  • Access to responsible markets, good practices and territorial governance in artisanal mining in Chocó, Colombia

    Access to responsible markets, good practices and territorial governance in artisanal mining in Chocó, Colombia

    After the CAPAZ 1 and CAPAZ 2 projects, EPRM has awarded a third project in Colombia, titled: access to responsible markets, good practices and territorial governance in artisanal mining in Chocó, Colombia. As the title suggests, the... read more
  • Upcoming Call for Proposals for EPRM!

    Upcoming Call for Proposals for EPRM!

    The third Call for Proposals for the European Partnership for Responsible Minerals (EPRM) will be launched by the end of January 2020. Project ideas Companies, knowledge institutions, public or semi-public bodies and/or non-governmental... read more
  • Upcoming launch of Due Diligence Ready!

    We are pleased to inform you about the upcoming launch of Due Diligence Ready! on 20 November 2019. The Due Diligence Ready! is a European Commission initiative developed to support responsible minerals and metals sourcing. Via the Due Diligence... read more
  • Interview Boukje Theeuwes - Chair of the EPRM

    Interview Boukje Theeuwes - Chair of the EPRM

    You cannot miss her passion and enthusiasm for minerals, specifically gold. Boukje Theeuwes, senior policy advisor Gold at Solidaridad and the new Chair of the EPRM tells us more about her role as Chair and her vision on the EPRM. How did... read more