Mission and Vision

MISSION

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau, as steward of the country’s mineral resources, is committed to the promotion of sustainable mineral resources development, aware of its contribution to national economic growth and countryside community development. It fully recognizes that the development of a responsive policy framework in partnership with stakeholders to govern mineral exploration, mining and investment decisions and an effective institutional structure, are fundamental requisites for the sustainable utilization of the country’s mineral resources. It is adherent to the promotion of geological studies as an integral element of VISION

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau envisions a mineral industry that is not only prosperous but also socially, economically and environmentally sustainable, with broad community and political support while positively and progressively assisting in government’s program on poverty alleviation and contributing to the general economic well being of the nation. The Mine and Geosciences Bureau also aims to be the leading geoscience and georesources Bureau serving the public and nation with scientific reliability.