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Read all the latest news from the MIREU project and the European mining and metallurgy community

MIREU visited by Irish Minister of State at PDAC 2020

In early March at PDAC 2020 in Toronto the Irish Minister of State, with special responsibilities for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development, Sean Canney called by the EU booth, situated very conveniently next to the Geoscience Ireland booth.

Admissions closing soon for European Mining Course (EMC)

EIT Raw Materials' triple degree Master European Mining Course (EMC) closes its application process next week. The course covers all aspects of the mineral resources mining cycle and is designed to provide a solid understanding of the global mining industry and mining value chains.

Feedback on Due diligence ready! tool

The European Commission has launched a short survey to gauge how useful the Due diligence ready! tool has been.

Survey on the perceptions of mining in Europe – preliminary results

The aim of the MIREU survey on perceptions of mining in Europe is to, within Europe, more clearly understand the relationships between individual personal values, feelings about mining, and the most important conditions for the acceptance of mining, or if indeed, mining can be accepted at all.

Workshop on skills and requirements in the mining and metallurgy regions

On 5-6th December 2019, the international workshop on the subject of “Skills and requirements in the mining and metallurgy regions” was held as part of the MIREU project at the AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow, Poland.

Raw Materials Meeting Societal Needs – MIREU’s event at EU Raw Materials Week

For the fourth iteration of EU Raw Materials Week, MIREU co-organised an all-day event alongside the European Commission, European Minerals Day and EUMICON. The overarching subject of the day’s four panels was ‘Raw Materials Meeting Societal Needs’.