The primary purpose of the conference is to provide a forum for knowledge exchange,
and to facilitate information sharing among a broad range of people with local,
national and international experience in community mining. The conference aims to:
Increase awareness and understanding of community
mining activities across Indonesia and place this
form of mining in Indonesia in an international
Share research about community mining,
‘green’ technology, and both positive and negative
Raise the profile in Indonesia of this hugely
significant but poorly understood rural livelihood
Promote discussion about the future management of
community mining activities in Indonesia.
Recommend pathways for improved governance of community mining in Indonesia.