Project good practices

“Copper. A history of the extraordinary metal” exhibition in the...

Summary: "Copper. A history of the extraordinary metal" - an exhibition presenting the use of copper over history and the modern education program related to mining

Location: Dolnośląskie, Poland (Polska)

Mining Lands Castilla y León– Program of actions for unemployed,...

Summary: A financial support measures carried out in mining territories of Castilla y León is the Plan for the Economic Revitalization of the Mining Municipalities.

Location: Castilla y León, Spain (España)

Systematic thematic development of mining, metallurgy & raw...

Summary: A cooperation model for regions to establish and maintain an effective interregional thematic network for upscaling the regional development impact.

Location: Pohjois- ja Itä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

Public provision of mining information by Austrian institutions

Summary: Austrian institutions provide a number of high quality, publicly available information points on mining on the internet.

Location: Steiermark, Austria (Österreich)

Min-Guide: Key innovations in exploration & extraction

Summary: A focus of the MIN-GUIDE project was the identification of catalysing and inhibiting elements for the implementation of innovative exploration and extraction.

Location: Other, Afghanistan

The Phocis Mining Park - Vagonetto

Summary: The Phocis Mining Park-Vagonetto is a unique interactive museum in Greece, dedicated to the bauxite history and mining heritage.

Location: Aνατολική Μακεδονία, Θράκη, Greece (Ελλαδα)

SANTA BÁRBARA FOUNDATION: R&D and training for productivity and...

Summary: The Foundation is a public entity of Castilla y León, attached to the Ministry of Economy and Finance through the General Directorate of Energy and Mines.

Location: Castilla y León, Spain (España)

Cornwall Mining Alliance

Summary: The CMA clusters 90 mining-related businesses/organisations in Cornwall and facilitates contact for export, innovation, business expansion and networking.

Location: Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, United Kingdom

Wheal Jane Earth Science Park: post-mining business regeneration

Summary: Development of an Earth Science Park at Wheal Jane Mine, creating new mining and renewable energy-related businesses, with 150 jobs whilst remediating the site.

Location: Other, Afghanistan

The Man Engine

Summary: The Man Engine is the UK’s largest mechanical puppet, designed to raise public awareness and engagement with Cornwall’s mining history.

Location: Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, United Kingdom

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