Desiree’s company Makhado Park Catering, has been supported by De Beers Zimele, a financial support and mentorship programme launched 25 years ago. Read her story here.
Tinyiko One Muvhango
Survey Officer at De Beers’ Venetia Mine in South Africa
Read her story here.
Shift leader Monica Sentsho is part of the team working hard to open up access to new underground mining areas at Petra’s Cullinan mine in South Africa
Business owner Pauline Phologolo
One of the businesses supported by De Beers’ Tokafala Enterprise Development programme.
By end-2015 the Tokafala initiative had supported 1600 jobs in Botswana
Photo: Annie Griffiths
HSE Manager at Petra’s Williamson mine in Tanzania
Donatus attributes the outstanding HSE results at Williamson particularly to:
– Managing the area by consistently doing walk-abouts (during both the day and night shifts)
– Integrating safety, health and environment as a management/production language
– Creating an environment in which safety provides team members with a sense of belonging
The Plant Belt Shop team at Petra’s Koffiefontein mine. The team has reported eight years without any safety incidents.
Jabu Magozi, who has just become a diamond mining geologist at De Beers. Read her story here