How do you design a mining town that doesn’t depend on the mine? With a clear vision, significant financial resources and good town-planning skills. That’s the logic which has underpinned the design of Kalumbila a revolutionary mining town bordering Sentinel mine, owned by First Quantum Minerals (FQM).
In this video, Kalumbila Town Development Corporation (KTDC) Manager Igor Mathias talks about the vision behind Kalumbila and how it strives to be a hub of productivity and well-being well into the future.
Learn more about this fascinating town in a previous article by Mining for Zambia: A $200m mining town with a difference.