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Innovations in ASM Supply Chains during COVID-19

Author: , Professor Giorgio De Tomi, Sebastian Pennes
Publisher: Delve
Publication Year: 1969

Presentation slide deck from Delve COVID-ASM Working Group call on July 16, 2021. Three groups were featured [Empowerment Works and Diamonds for Peace (Liberia), University of São Paulo Centre for Responsible Mining- NAP.Mineração (Brazil) and Sebastian Pennes (Central African Republic)] sharing about their experience imple...