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“Golden Idea of the Year” – a new nomination of the Award “Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry 2022”

Let's share the story of Olga Kuzakova, a senior expert in communication in the field of occupational health and safety at Polyus, whose concept turned out to be the most creative and became the name of this year's nomination.

The Supreme Mining Council of NP “Miners of Russia” and Women in Mining Russia agreed on cooperation

Within the framework of the partnership, NP "Miners of Russia" will provide information and intellectual support to the "Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry" Award.

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Current news and upcoming events of WIM RU

Applications for the 2022 Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry Awards are now open

The non-profit organization Women in Mining Russia announced the start of accepting applications for participation in the award "Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry 2022". The competition stage will last from March 9 to August 1, the ceremony of awarding the winners and prize-winners will be held in Moscow on October 7, 2022.

WIM RU calendar for 2022

February 17 from 11:00 to 12:30 (Moscow time) Webinar “Biodiversity”. First meeting of the series. Biodiversity has become one of the main topics for mining companies. To preserve rare species

WIM RU calendar for 2022

The media holding will also provide information support for the "Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry" award.

Regions of Russia is a new information partner of WIM Russia

The media holding will also provide information support for the "Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry" award.

Regions of Russia is the official partner of Women in Mining Russia and the Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry Award

Regions of Russia is the official partner of Women in Mining Russia and the Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry Award

Kinross will now promote the professional development of women not only within the company, but throughout the extractive industry.

Kinross Gold became a partner of Women in Mining Russia!

Kinross will now promote the professional development of women not only within the company, but throughout the extractive industry.

Association Women in Mining supports the women’s nomination of the international competition “Mining Industry 4.0”

The jury consists of Olga Chubarova, winner of the nomination "Innovator of the Year" of the award "Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry"

Nadezhda Barkova has been appointed chief geologist of the Kutynskaya GGK.

We congratulate Nadezhda on her appointment and wish her success!

Photo contest

Please submit your application by December 15th!

Sustainability Leaders

More than five years ago, the largest gold mining companies operating in Russia embarked on the path of sustainable development - they began to actively care about the quality of life of people in the regions where they operate, and in parallel - to fight climate change. Why do they need it and what exactly do they do, representatives of Polyus, Polymetal and Canadian Kinross told Plus-one.ru

October 08 / MINEX: WIM round table

October 08 / MINEX: WIM round table invite you to participate in the webinar “Impossible is possible. Women’s career in the extractive industry” The webinar will discuss career advancement of

How to turn employee resistance to change into support

Resistance is the eternal companion of any change. Ekaterina Genkina, an international change management expert, explains how you can redirect this energy to support them.

October 22 / Annual Donor Forum. Workshop. SDG 5 Gender Equality

Director of WIM RU, Head of the Key Account and Market Program, Kamilla Zhalilova, will share with the participants the key results, goals and plans of the community on October 22

Five professional women from Russia at once entered the 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining!

Congratulations to the finalists! 1. Maria Lodkina, Director of Financial Control and Corporate Reporting at Polymetal. 2. Tatyana Chedaeva, Director of Corporate Governance, Polymetal 3. Elena Ivanova, Director of the Corporate Finance Department at Rusal 4. Natalya Kaibalina, Managing Director of Taseevskoye LLC, Highland Gold Mining 5. Vasilina Tarabarova, Managing Director of LLC Svetloe, Polymetal

Industry for gender balance: Polymetal, Norilsk Nickel and Deloitte launched a project to support women

Mining companies Polymetal and Norilsk Nickel, together with the consulting company Deloitte in the CIS, launched a project to support the development of women in the mining industry Women in Mining Russia (WIM Russia).

Artemis Project and Women in Mining Russia community announce partnership

A partnership between two organizations to promote gender equality, inclusion, sustainability and innovation in the extractive industries.

WIM RU Association has become an information partner of the conference “Mining industry of Russia and the CIS”

The event will be held in Kursk on March 24-25

The Women in Mining RU project took 2nd place in the category “Best program that promotes gender equality” in the competition of the Donor Forum Association!

We congratulate our colleagues on this victory!

Introducing our partners in the field of interpretation and translation, Amaranthe Translations

Women in Mining is actively developing a network of cooperation.

On November 17, a webinar “PROMovement – How to successfully grow, create a significant result and move forward after the Award” was held

Lydia Timkovskaya, a member of the jury of the Award, an expert on the development of equality, diversity and women's leadership, a career coach and business coach, the founder of WOW HUMANS!, told about seven steps that participants can take to develop in the industry!

Publication by WBCMedia, media partner of WIM EN

The Women in Mining Russia Association presented awards to 63 finalists in 9 categories, noting professional women in such a difficult and at first glance “male” field of activity.

October 6 round table within the framework of the MINEX Russia Forum 2021

In partnership with WIM Russia, a discussion will be held with the participation of representatives of companies that are members of the WIM Associations in Russia and abroad.

Jobs like this: The mining industry is betting heavily on women

Vedomosti talks about what professions are currently in short supply, why the largest companies are betting heavily on the development of female employment in the industry, and how the Women in Mining Russia association can support the industry and the fair sex.

Geological exploration: stake on juniors

The winner tells about the features of cooperation with juniors, the development and prospects of the junior movement Talented Woman of the Extractive Industry Award, Head of Technology and Joint Projects at Polymetal, Tamara Golovina.

WIM Russia launches Mentoring School: on December 16, the first meeting of a series of webinars about the school was held

We are pleased to announce the opening of the "School of Mentoring" in anticipation of the launch of a special application for the Women in Mining community SAP Mentor Finder for WIM.

On November 16, Moscow hosted the fifth anniversary forum Woman Who Matters

The Women in Mining Russia project became the winner in the nomination "Initiatives and practices of companies aimed at building a gender balance within the company" as part of the Woman Who Matters Award.

Kamilla Zhalilova: Gender equality is necessary for the development of the company

Interview with WIM RU Association Director for WBCMedia

Employees of the Kola MMC became the first ambassadors of WIM Russia

The Women in Mining Russia community has identified the first representatives of the brand. They were two employees of the Kola MMC from Monchegorsk: Alexandra Nikolaeva and Daria Ermakova.

“Leaders of Corporate Charity” are growing in Russia

The winner in the nomination “Best Program Promoting the Professionalization of the Non-Profit Sector” was Norilsk Nickel with its NPO Accelerator project. The best program to promote gender equality was the project of Polymetal International - the association "Women in the Extractive Industry of Russia".

November 26 at 19:30 free webinar of our partners “K in Cuba”: “How to please an interlocutor in 1 minute”

At the webinar, you will learn 4 formulas on how to quickly hook the right person and gain access to the social elevator. You will understand how to determine the type of interlocutor by appearance and not make mistakes, and much more.

October 20 Round table “Work of the future in the mining and metallurgical industry”

Director of the WIM RU Association, Kamilla Zhalilova, organized a discussion within the framework of the 12th Mining and Metallurgical Congress Mining Kazakhstan

The Women in Mining Russia Association awarded the winners of the “Talented Woman in the Mining Industry” award

The award ceremony took place on October 4 at the SAP Digital Leadership Center

Results of the photo contest

The winners have been announced!

Photo Contest!

Surely over the year you have managed to accumulate a lot of beautiful pictures related to your favorite profession. It's time to share them!

Petropavlovsk PLC became a co-founder of the Women in Mining Russia Association

Denis Alexandrov, General Director of the Petropavlovsk Group of Companies, shared the news at the awards ceremony for the Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry

WIM Russia: women and not only

"Participation and even filing an application is a kind of self-assessment, a look at your own achievements from the outside. And this is an excellent tool for identifying strengths and weaknesses! In addition, participation in the competition allowed the girls to meet, be happy for each other, exchange contacts and expand their network" - an interview with Kamilla Zhalilova about the Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry award

Severstal joins Women in Mining Russia association

The partnership with the Women in Mining Russia association will take Severstal's initiatives in the field of women's leadership to a new level and will ensure the exchange of best practices with leading Russian industrial companies.

On December 21, Moscow hosted the III International Conference of Women in the Nuclear Industry

Kamilla Zhalilova, Director of the Women in Mining Russia Association, shared her work results for 2021

The first WIM Ambassador Club!

30 employees of the Kola MMC who applied for the Talented Woman in the Extractive Industry award were awarded for courage, perseverance and hard work. The participants of the competition expressed their desire to join the first club of community ambassadors "Women in the Mining Industry", launched by the Kola MMC together with the association Women in Mining Russia.

St. Petersburg hosted the 3rd Eurasian Women’s Forum on the theme “Women: a global mission in a new reality”

The agenda of the forum was sustainable development and ESG.

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September 29 Forum “Women in Management and Entrepreneurship: Challenges of the Time”

Daria Goncharova, Director for Sustainable Development, Polymetal, Member of the Management Board, WIM RU, will speak at the forum

March 17 – 18 Conference: “Mining Waste Management”

The conference will discuss the prospects for the development of laws governing the sphere of waste management of mining and ore-dressing industries.