Patience Singo is founder of DEVSOL consulting, a mining consultancy firm based in Uganda. A mining engineer with more than 25 years in the mining sector supporting formalization and professionalization of ASM in several countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbeans. His experience includes advising governments, private sector, development agencies and communities on governance, environmental management and sustainable development related to mining. He recently started work in rare earth elements in Uganda.
He supports implementation of the CRAFT Code within VirtuGem project.