A Mining Institute is a mining authority. It is an entity of technical nature that seeks to boost the sector with transparency, efficiency, environmental, social and productive responsibility. The institute creates an organizational framework and set of plans, methods, principles, rules, procedures and mechanisms for monitoring and evaluating all mining related aspects.
Suriname has embarked on major reform of the mining sector, starting with the Digital Transformation of the Geological and Mining Department within the Ministry of Natural Resources. Within the framework of the World Bank project, the Mineral Institute will be one of the main objectives sustaining this major reform.
The Ministry of Natural Resources Suriname initiated a major mining sector reform. The objective is to transform the current Geological and Mining department into a Mineral Institute.
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