Natural Resources (NH) Minister David Abiamofo has installed the Alcoa Mine Rehabilitation Commission. This committee is charged with guiding and monitoring the rehabilitation process of the Alcoa mines.
The committee will also have to advise the NH minister on possible deviations from environmental treaties or plans proposed by the Suralco, NH writes in a press release.
The Alcoa Mine Rehabilitation Committee has been set up for a period of one year and commenced on November 1, 2020 with the option of extending this period as needed. The committee is accountable to the Minister of NH.
Abiamofo emphasized that the establishment of this committee is essential for safeguarding the environment for the next generations. The committee has an immense task.