A large number of the employees hired directly by the company are from neighbouring villages. The Nampala mine ensures that these employees have the same protections and rights as accorded by Malian law. The mine then provides medical coverage.
The mine also ensures that these employees have access to the social rights and trade union rights accorded by Malian law. By implementing a damage prevention system, the mine established a system of solidarity. The mine has also integrated its subcontractors’ employees into its medical monitoring procedures.