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  • ARTISANAL AND SMALL-SCALE MINING - uneca

    Artisanal and Small-scale Mining: All activities re-lated to low-scale prospecting, mining, process-ing and selling of minerals with basic equipment and minimal investment Fiscal regime: A set of laws, regulations, instru-ments and agreements, which a country can use

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  • Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) Gold Resources

    The Artisanal Gold Council (AGC) is a not-for-profit dedicated to improving the opportunities, environment, and health of the millions of people involved in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in the developing world.

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  • Artisanal mining - Wikipedia

    An artisanal miner or small-scale miner (ASM) is a subsistence miner who is not officially employed by a mining company, but works independently, mining various minerals or panning for gold using their own resources. Small-scale mining includes enterprises or individuals that employ workers for mining, but generally using manually-intensive methods, working with hand tools.

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  • Using Data to tell the Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining Story

    A new global artisanal and small-scale mining database aims to make data available for governments, policy makers, academics, industry, and the general public to communicate the sector's positive contributions to global development.

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  • Peru takes steps to legalize artisanal and small-scale .

    The world's No. 2 copper and zinc producer has been trying to regulate small-scale and artisanal mining activities since 2002.

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  • STANDARD GUIDANCE (COP 33) Artisanal and Small-Scale .

    Artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) is the oldest form of mining. It is estimated that up to 20 million people in at least 30 countries are active in ASM and a further 100 million people depend on

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  • Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining Training: An interview .

    Work Package 3: Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining will deliver training sessions in Zambia and Malawi in 2018 and in Kenya and French Western Africa in 2019. Please stay tuned for updates. Dr. John Tychsen is the Lead of Work Package 3: Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining. Dr.

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  • Artisanal and Small-scale Mining in Africa: Opportunities .

    In 2010 CASM collaborated with the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) as well as the IFC's Oil, Gas and Mining Sustainable Community Development Fund (IFC CommDev) to publish Working Together – How large-scale mining can engage with artisanal and small-scale miners.

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  • Communities, Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (CASM)

    • Artisanal and small-scale mining is practiced in about 50 countries by people who live in the poorest and most remote rural areas, with few employment alternatives. • At least 20 million people engage in artisanal and small-scale mining and a further 100 million people depend on it for their livelihood.

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  • Resource nationalism in Tanzania: Implications for .

    The Policy emphasises, 'efforts to formalize artisanal miners into small-scale miners and provide extension services. and establishment of mechanisms for accessing capital' (URT, 2009: 19). By contrast, the 2010 Mining Act only recognizes small-scale miners who acquire a primary mining .

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  • Formalising artisanal and small-scale mining - GGA

    A global authority on artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM), he has provided consultation on ASM-related issues to the World Bank, the UK department for international development and OXFAM America, among other organisations.

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  • THE ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING SECTOR

    1 THE ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING SECTOR & SUSTAINABLE LIVELIHOODS1 M. Hoadley1 and D. Limpitlaw1 1 School of Mining Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, [email protected] ABSTRACT The activities of the artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) sector are largely poverty driven, and there is a

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  • Artisanal and Small-scale Mining

    artisanalmining is dedicated and committed to knowledge sharing in benefit of the millions of artisanal and small-scale miners worldwide. A first step to fulfill this mission was to "bring home" all the lost files from the former CASM website and initiative in form of The CASM Files .

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  • Reducing Mercury Pollution from Artisanal and Small-Scale .

    About 20% of the world's gold is produced by the artisanal and small-scale gold mining sector. This sector is also responsible for the largest releases of mercury to the environment of any sector globally.

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  • Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Sub-Saharan Africa .

    Sep 13, 2013 · Professor Gavin Hilson, from the University of Surrey delivers a presentation on ASM in Sub-Saharan Africa as part of the SMI Seminar series.

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  • The Impact of Expanding Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining .

    Many African countries are considering mainstreaming artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) as a catalyst for inclusive growth. ASM has been touted as having the potential to improve rural livelihoods, with greater distributional benefits to mining communities than those derived from large-scale mining.

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  • Making mercury history in the artisanal & small-scale gold .

    Under the Convention, governments are required to craft national plans specific to artisanal and small-scale gold mining. These plans will include steps to help formalize or regulate the artisanal and small-scale gold mining sector, and form a baseline of mercury quantity use and practices.

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  • Artisanal and Small-scale Mining | LandLinks

    Artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM), which refers to mining with minimal or no mechanization often in the informal sector, has increasingly captured the interest of governments, international organizations, and private corporations because of its growing role in national economies and its impacts on society and the environment.

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  • Training Materials - Artisanal Gold Council

    The Artisanal Gold Council releases the first version of its field health education flip charts "Health in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining." This is an educational material accompanies with "Health Issues in Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining: Training for Health Professionals."

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  • Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining as a challenge and .

    Artisanal and Small Scale Mining (ASM) has different definitions in different countries. One version of ASM involves exploitation of marginal ore deposits, using rudimentary tools such as picks, shovels, wheelbarrows, panning dishes etc. which are unprofitable to mine on a large-scale.

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  • Boosting Artisanal and Small-scale Mining

    The term artisan and small-scale mining (ASM) refers to mining operations run by local enter-prises, as opposed to large-scale mining (LSM) operations, which are usually run by transnation-al companies. In small-scale mining, project finance is relatively low (less than 5 million) and the workforce is less than 50, whereas in artisanal mining only

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  • Artisanal and Small Scale Mining | CommDev

    ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING. Artisanal and Small Scale Mining (ASM) refers to mining activities that are often labor-intensive and have low levels of mechanization. An estimated 60-100 million people all over the world are involved in ASM activities and ASM can be either legal or illegal, formal or informal.

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  • Global Report on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining

    Global Report on Artisanal & Small-Scale Mining 3 Introduction In many parts of the world, artisanal or small-scale mining (ASM) activities are at least as important as large-scale mining activities, particularly in terms of the numbers of people employed. ASM can play a crucial role in poverty alleviation and rural development; most

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  • African Women in Artisanal and Small-scale Mining

    on their journeys in artisanal and small-scale mining, previ-ously viewed as a man's job. The results of the research will be used to influence government policy, planning and actions to address the challenges women artisanal and small-scale miners face. This will .

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  • ASM Inventory - Artisanal and Small-scale Mining

    What is Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (ASM)? The often quoted expression "Artisanal mining is meaning different things to different people" reflects the vast diversity of a sector for which, since the 1970s, it appeared almost impossible to agree on a common definition.

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  • Gender Dimensions of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining

    Gender Dimensions of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining: A Rapid Assessment Toolkit v Preface A rtisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) is a global reality. It represents a long-standing and important livelihood for more than 100 million men and women around the wold. In .

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  • Home - Artisanal Gold Council

    A National Action Plan (NAP) Inception Workshop on Mercury in the Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining was held in Quito, Ecuador on July 17-19, 2018 with various stakeholders to introduce the project and bring the stakeholders together.

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  • Tanzania's Formalization of Artisanal and Small-scale .

    The 1979 Act allowed artisanal mining and encouraged formalization of the sector leading to the adoption of the Small-Scale Mining Policy Paper of 1983, which encouraged small-scale miners to supplement their incomes by venturing in mining activities.

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  • Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Asia- Pacific Case .

    Case Study No. 5, written by Ajoy Konar, 2007 Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Asia-Pacific Case Study Series project led by Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt, edited by Joel Katz, designed by Rachel P .

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  • IIED shines a light on small-scale mining | International .

    Donors often ignore small-scale and artisanal mining, perceiving activities such as small scale agriculture and forestry to be more 'positive' livelihoods for the poor. Large-scale mining companies often only engage with the small-scale sector in cases of conflict over land and resources.

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