Wacam Holds its 5th Conference of Community of Groups.

The 5th Conference of Wacam’s Community Groups was attended by delegates and representatives from the ten (10) operational zones of Wacam across the country from 7th to 11th November 2016 at the Public Service Union Centre in Kumasi under the theme, “Community-based mining advocacy: the key to the protection of community rights.”
Delegates and representatives from Tarkwa, Prestea/Dumasi, Nzema, Kenaysi, Donkro-Nkwanta, Obuasi, Mumuadu, Akyem Nkwarteng, Akyem Adausena and Sheini Zones participated in the conference.
The Conference discussed issues relating to the protection of the social, civil, political, economic and environmental rights of mining communities in relation to national policies. The conference discussed the policies of Wacam which form the basis for its advocacy work