The Nordic Africa Institute


Value unearthed: Africa's mineral resources strategy shift

A podcast episode on migration from and within Africa
Date • 10 Apr 2024

African nations are striving to maximize the value of their mineral resources within the global supply chain. However, they face hurdles such as infrastructure gaps, technological limitations, and complex regulatory frameworks. Overcoming these challenges requires concerted efforts to improve infrastructure, foster technology transfer, and streamline regulations, will the continent manage to overcome them? Find out in our latest podcast

Our panel of experts for this podcast are

  • Patience Mususa, senior researcher at the Nordic Africa Institute
  • Grasian Mkodzongi Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre for African Studies at University of Cape Town
  • Patricia Inonge Mweene, jewellery designer and entrepreneur in the Zambian gemstone industry

NAI Podcast

The Nordic Africa Podcast is a series of discussions where we talk to political scientists, anthropologists, economists and other researchers about current issues and trends in Africa. We analyse the choices of African leaders, we challenge dominant narratives about the continent, and occasionally, we look into the crystal ball to see where Africa is headed. Hosts Heba Habib and Henrik Alfredsson and guesting experts guide us toward a deepened understanding of Africa’s role on the global scene.

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