Kinross Chirano was recently recognized at the 2020 Ghana Mining Industry Awards in the Best Performer in Occupational Health and Safety category.
Chirano was recognized for their efforts to promote the well-being of employees and residents of local communities during COVID-19. In particular, the mine was recognized for the creation of isolation centres, providing rapid test kits and sharing medical supplies, including PPE, with the community.
Captured above, Kinross representatives accept the award at the ceremony. From left to right: Evelyn Glover, Government Relations Manager, Chirano (second from left), Terence Watungwa, Vice-President & General Manager, Chirano (second from right), and Dr. Kodua Dapaah, HSE Manager, Chirano (behind Terence).