Panel of Experts on Minerals and their sustainable use

Mission

Sustain and enhance EFG’s professional voice in minerals-related international collaboration. Main areas of participation:

  • To act as EFG’s body of experts in minerals-related themes.
  • Commission expert group on risk management in the extractive sector (José Ignacio)
  • Commission operational expert group of the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials
  • Raw Material Supply Group, European Commission experts’ group under the responsibility of the Direction General for Enterprise and Industry (Iris Vukovic)
  • Support the adoption of the Pan-European Reserves and Resources Code (PERC) by the major professional geological association in Europe and its recognition internationally as a CRIRSCO template for an international standard/code.
  • Participation in the United Nations Framework Classification for Fossil Energy and Mineral Resources (“UNFC”) adopted by the UN in June 2004 and updated in 2009.

Our experts

Markku Iljina

Markku Iljina

Coordinator

coordinator.minerals_at_eurogeologists.eu

Ruth Allington

Ruth Allington

Carlos Almeida

Carlos Almeida

Hardi Aosaar

Hardi Aosaar

Henrik Ask

Henrik Ask

Remi Bosc

Remi Bosc

Robert Bowell

Robert Bowell

José Mário Castelo Branco

José Mário Castelo Branco

John Clifford

John Clifford

Vitor Correia

Vitor Correia

Marco Cosi

Marco Cosi

Natanael Cuéllar González

Natanael Cuéllar González

Pim Demecheleer

Pim Demecheleer

José Ignacio Escavy Fernandez

José Ignacio Escavy Fernandez

Rubén Esteban Pérez

Rubén Esteban Pérez

János Földessy

János Földessy

Guy Franceschi

Guy Franceschi

Eva Hartai

Eva Hartai

Stephen Henley

Stephen Henley

Zygmunt Jakubiak

Zygmunt Jakubiak

Magnus Johansson

Magnus Johansson

Stavros Kalaitzidis

Stavros Kalaitzidis

Sergio Matteoli

Sergio Matteoli

Simon McCurdy

Simon McCurdy

Michael Neumann

Michael Neumann

Miroslav Raus

Miroslav Raus

Leena Rajavuori

Leena Rajavuori

Henrik Rutanen

Henrik Rutanen

Aleksi Salo

Aleksi Salo

Christian Schaffalitzky

Christian Schaffalitzky

Bernd Schürmann

Bernd Schürmann

Ville-Matti Seppä

Ville-Matti Seppä

Jacek Sobczyk

Jacek Sobczyk

Slavko Solar

Slavko Solar

Todor Todorov

Todor Todorov

Romeu Vieira

Romeu Vieira

Radoslav Vukas

Radoslav Vukas

Our current activity

Activities we developed

Position paper: Mineral Exploration and the EU Taxonomy regulation

The European Union’s taxonomy scheme is developing a listing of environmentally sustainable economic activities with a view to boosting sustainable investment practices. In this regard, the European Federation of Geologists’ Expert Panel on Minerals has issued a position paper highlighting the importance of best practices in mineral exploration as the sector can provide a significant contribution to the achievement of the European Green Deal.

You may access the full position paper at: https://bit.ly/2TaWRm8

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