Center of Expertise in Mining Management (CEGEMI)

The Center of Expertise in Mining Management (CEGEMI) is a Center in which university and international researchers investigate on urgent needs in the Congolese mining sector.
It has staff and researchers with various backgrounds: Economics, Law, Social Sciences, Environmental Management and Development. It analyzes the “mining sector” in an interdisciplinary way using different methodologies, both qualitative and quantitative. CEGEMI was created as part of a VLIR-UOS institutional cooperation project between Flemish Universities and the Catholic University of Bukavu.

The ultimate goal of CEGEMI is to ensure that the mining sector contributes effectively to equitable and sustainable development.
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