Sawa Minerals works with small-scale miners who make a huge contribution to the global minerals trade
The platform utilizes blockchain-backed smart contracts to make it easy to buy and sell ethically mined precious metals and stones in a safe and transparent manner
NAIROBI, 16 April 2019 – Sawa Minerals, a tech-driven startup has created and launched a trading platform that will open up the mining industry.
The platform will simplify and ease the buying and selling of ethically mined minerals from artisans and small scale miners (ASM) across Africa and the developing world.
The name ‘Sawa’ is Swahili for “fine”, “all good” or “no worries”. The start-up’s CTO & Co-founder Mr. Kali Angwa said they settled on the name because it captures the purpose of the platform.
Sawa Minerals platform utilizes blockchain-backed smart contracts to make it easy to buy and sell ethically mined precious metals and stones in a safe and transparent manner.
The ultimate goal of Sawa Minerals is to bring transparency, and ensure that artisans and small-scale miners are part of an inclusive value chain that will transform their livelihoods.
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