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Scoping study and update of the social baseline study for the SMFG’s Nimba Mountains mining project

Client : Société des Mines de Fer de Guinée

Region / Country: Africa | Guinea
Sectors: Mining


The mission consisted in realizing a scoping study and then in updating the baseline study of the project for the exploitation of an iron mine in Guinée Forestière by the Société des Mines de Fer de Guinée (SMFG). Insuco had already participated in the initial baseline study, conducted in 2012 and 2013, which was to be updated and supplemented by new study themes (gender, ecosystem services, etc.).


The following deliverables were provided to the client:

  • A scoping study;
  • An update of the baseline study;
  • A socio-economic database of surveyed households.

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