Vision, Mission and Values Vision SAMDA’s vision is to be the vehicle for the development of a vibrant and sustainable junior mining sector which contributes towards the growth and prosperity of the mining industry. Its mission is: to create an enabling environment for: raising finance; developing technical and other skills; practicing responsible environmental management and sustainable development; and the maintenance of standards of good practice in the junior mining sector to lobby; government; organised labour; and other stakeholders and institutions to promote mutual understanding to encourage local and international investment to conduct research to understand the sectors needs to promote beneficiation to build African and global alliances and to facilitate the transformation of the mining industry by promoting emerging junior mining operations and those who are historically disadvantaged.