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Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (Act No. 53 of 2003)

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Mining Sector Charter

Scorecard for the Broad Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the South African Mining Industry

3. Objectives


The objectives of this charter are to:


Promote equitable access to the nation’s mineral resources to all the people of South Africa;


Substantially and meaningfully expand opportunities for HDSA’s including women, to enter the mining and minerals industry and to benefit from the exploitation of the nation’s mineral resources;


Utilise the existing skills base for the empowerment of HDSA’s;


Expand the skills base of HDSA’s in order to serve the community;


Promote employment and advance the social and economic welfare of mining communities and the major labour sending areas; and


Promote beneficiation of South Africa’s mineral commodities.