Improving mining practices in Afghanistan


In cooperation with Ethical-stones.org the Ahmad Shah Massoud Institute of Mining is providing various services aiming to improve mining practices and ease the export of Afghan processed and non processed resources to the international market.

  • Enforcement of Ethical standards : Standards
  • Social and environmental impact : Central Asia impact

  • Specific services :
    • Engineering, commissioning of mining equipment
    • Technical training
    • Gemstones analysis, Cutting, Polishing
    • Gold and precious metals Refining
    • Supporting local SMEs to export to Europe, USA and Asia
    • Ethical certification of Gold and Gemstones.



Addressing the environmental and social challenges in Afghanistan.