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Family Hardship and Cultural Values: Child Labor in Malian ...

Family Hardship and Cultural Values: Child Labor in Malian ...

Request PDF | Family Hardship and Cultural Values: Child Labor in Malian SmallScale Gold Mining Communities | This paper contributes to the debate on child labor in smallscale mining communities ...

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Resource policies and smallscale gold mining in Zimbabwe ...

Resource policies and smallscale gold mining in Zimbabwe ...

Request PDF on ResearchGate | Resource policies and smallscale gold mining in Zimbabwe | This article examines the policy framework in place for smallscale gold mining in Zimbabwe. Through an ...

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ILO partners local NGO to address child labour in mining ...

ILO partners local NGO to address child labour in mining ...

Local notforprofit organisation, Social Support Foundation has partnered the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to help address the issues of child labour in mining communities in Ghana. Apart from cocoa farming, the artisanal and small scale mining sector has also been as encouraging more children in highly injurious work. The two parties are working on a project called, Caring [.]

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Stakeholders want stronger collaboration to combat child ...

Stakeholders want stronger collaboration to combat child ...

"Artisanal SmallScale Gold Mining activities in Ghana are known to involve, to an applicable extent, child labour, however, overtime, concerns have been raised about the urgent need to address ...

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Small Scale Gold Mining Activities on Mining Employees ...

Small Scale Gold Mining Activities on Mining Employees ...

done. The study had three specific objectives namely: to assess the effect of labor input into small scale gold mining on the livelihoods of mining employees's; to establish how capital inputs into small scale productivity of small scale gold mining on the livelihoods of mining employees's. The study adopted a case study ...

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Influx of Chinese goldminers sparks tensions in Ghana ...

Influx of Chinese goldminers sparks tensions in Ghana ...

Apr 23, 2013· Influx of Chinese goldminers sparks tensions in Ghana This article is more than 6 years old. ... 23% of Ghana's gold exports come from smallscale mining. As many as 95% of smallscale .

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Entangled Territories in SmallScale Gold Mining Frontiers ...

Entangled Territories in SmallScale Gold Mining Frontiers ...

Smallscale gold mining territories emerge at the nexus of land use, property, and labor relations in some of Indonesian Borneo's most vibrant and populated spaces, entangling state actors while sitting comfortably beyond the reach of formal state authority.

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Calls to formalize artisanal and smallscale mining in ...

Calls to formalize artisanal and smallscale mining in ...

Aug 29, 2019· The use of mercury in small scale gold mining and its adverse health effects was highlighted. Trade unions were urged to organize artisanal miners and, as per the International Labour Organization Recommendation 204, can help transition workers from the informal to the formal economy.

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WHAT IS THE STATUS OF SMALLSCALE MINING IN SOUTH .

WHAT IS THE STATUS OF SMALLSCALE MINING IN SOUTH .

• Selected smallscale mining operations to provide a picture of industry practices • Associations of small scale miners ... • Labour organisations 2. What was found? (Findings) The findings presented here are informed by a very brief scan of the SSM sector in South Africa. The

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Smallscale Gold Mining Act, 1989 ASGM Research Group

Smallscale Gold Mining Act, 1989 ASGM Research Group

smallscale gold mining operations in the designated area. (4) The members of the committee shall hold office for the periods and on the terms and conditions determined by the Minister. Operations of Smallscale Gold Miners 11. Operations of smallscale gold miners A person licensed to mine gold under this Act may win, mine and produce gold by ...

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Tanzania's child gold miners risking injury and abuse to ...

Tanzania's child gold miners risking injury and abuse to ...

Aug 28, 2013· The report, Toxic Toil: child labour and mercury exposure in Tanzania's smallscale gold mines, describes how children dig and drill in deep, unstable pits, work underground for .

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Zimbabwe's SmallScale, Artisanal Miners Emerge as Country ...

Zimbabwe's SmallScale, Artisanal Miners Emerge as Country ...

Smallscale and artisanal miners produced more gold than largescale companies in Zimbabwe in recent months. Proposed changes to the nation's mining laws to recognize and support smaller operations could boost production even more, smallscale miners and their advocates say.

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(PDF) Small scale gold mining effects on the miners and ...

(PDF) Small scale gold mining effects on the miners and ...

Small scale gold mining effects on the miners and local communities in semiarid region of Ethiopia ... aggressive child labour, school dropouts, social disruptions and injuries were challenges of ...

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Assessment of the impacts of artisanal small scale gold ...

Assessment of the impacts of artisanal small scale gold ...

assessment of the impacts of artisanal smallscale gold mining on the environmental governance within the Mazowe Catchment, Zimbabwe. Background Artisanal small scale mining (ASM) in developing countries is inclusive of both legal and illegal operators (Shoko, 2002). ASM can be an individual or collective activity that is highly labour

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Women and Artisanal and SmallScale Mining (ASM)

Women and Artisanal and SmallScale Mining (ASM)

in artisanal and smallscale mining As of 2013, an estimated 20 to 30 million people engaged in artisanal and smallscale mining (ASM) globally; ... labour force inequality in smallscale gold mining in Ghana'. International Journal of Sociology and Anthropology, 4(10): 285295.

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The economic contributions of artisanal small–scale ...

The economic contributions of artisanal small–scale ...

Artisanal and smallscale mining (ASM) activities have been a significant source of employment for Kenyans, playing a critical role in poverty reduction and rural so, limited data and information has been available concerning the current and potential economic development opportunity that the smallscale mining sector represents.

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