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  • The Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale ...

    Jan 01, 2003 · The purpose of this book is to examine both the positive and negative socioeconomic impacts of artisanal and small-scale mining in developing countries. In recent years, a number of governments have attempted to formalize this rudimentary sector of industry, recognizing its socioeconomic importance. However, the industry continues to be plagued by

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  • Deforestation and forest regeneration following small ...

    tion and the impacts of the Amazon gold rush, few ... Deforestation and forest regeneration following small-scale gold mining in the Amazon: the case of Suriname

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  • Consequences of Mercury Used by Artisanal and Small-Scale ...

    Consequences of Mercury Used by Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Processes a Case of River Nile State Sudan Ali M.A. Ahmed1, 2*, Purwanto Purwanto1, 3, Henna Rya Sunoko1, 4 1 Doctorate Program of Environmental Science, School of Postgraduate Studies, Diponegoro University,

  • SMALL SCALE (FOR SALE) – A FINE BALANCE OF MISCELLANEOUS ...

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  • (PDF) A Case Study of Heavy Metal Pollution in Water of ...

    A Case Study of Heavy Metal Pollution in Water of Bone River by Artisanal Small-Scale Gold Mine Activities in Eastern Part of Gorontalo, Indonesia ... The South African gold-mining scene from the ...

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  • The Borax Method of Gold Extraction for Small-Scale Miners

    gold miners Small-scale miners Some SSM communities continue to practice the same method of gold extraction developed by their forefathers, whereas other groups are innovative and try to improve working techniques to increase gold recovery rates. An excellent example of this is a group of SSM in the Benguet province in the Philippines.

  • Consequences of Mercury Used by Artisanal and Small-Scale ...

    Consequences of Mercury Used by Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Processes a Case of River Nile State Sudan Ali M.A. Ahmed1, 2*, Purwanto Purwanto1, 3, Henna Rya Sunoko1, 4 1 Doctorate Program of Environmental Science, School of Postgraduate Studies, Diponegoro University,

  • Human Rights Status in the Gold Supply Chain of Uganda: A ...

    gold mining sites is predominantly informally organized or disorganized (Hinton et al., 2011). Uganda's gold production has increased largely due to deregulation of gold sales by the Central Bank as well as gold from neighbouring DRC being sold in Uganda. Gold contributes up .

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  • A Paradigm Shift: Fintech as a Force for Good in the Small ...

    Gold never goes out of fashion. A major global market, estimates suggest that almost $3 trillion is held in physical stores by investors and banks, with a further $400 billion in trading volume ...

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  • Deforestation and forest regeneration ... - Cambridge Core

    Despite scientific concern about Amazon deforestation and the impacts of the Amazon gold rush, few researchers have assessed the long-term impacts of small-scale gold mining on forest cover. This study estimates deforestation from gold mining and analyses the regeneration of abandoned mining areas in the Suriname Amazon.

  • Artisanal Small-scale Gold Mining, Uganda | EJAtlas

    In Uganda, almost all artisanal gold is mined and exported illegally. Unregulated gold mining has been leading conflicts in the mining sector, competing in land uses, smuggling of gold, child labour, human rights abuses, environmental and human health concerns and tax revenue losses (1).

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  • Mercury Exposure Assessment and Spatial Distribution in A ...

    Sep 01, 2015 · Mercury is utilized worldwide in artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) and may pose a risk for miners and mining communities. While a number of studies have characterized mercury in ASGM communities, most have focused on a single media and few have taken a holistic approach.

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  • The meanings of mining: A perspective on the regulation of ...

    It is a case aimed at illustrating the challenges involved with regulating artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) in the context of the broader field of extractive industries. In the analysis, I use a political ecology framework with special emphasis on socio-political dynamics.

  • Amalgamation and Small-Scale Gold Mining at Ancient .

    Amalgamation and Small-Scale Gold Mining at Ancient Sardis, Turkey William E. Brooks1, Hüseyin Öztürk2, ... or specifically in the case of Sardis, reconsidered as the technology for ancient alluvial gold mining. Evidence that includes: the availa- ... Gold mining in western Turkey goes back to ~3000 BC and alluvial gold was mined

  • Novel research method reveals small-scale gold mining's ...

    Nov 09, 2018 · Novel research method reveals small-scale gold mining's impact on Peruvian Amazon ... CLASlite can be modified to tell you about why the forest changed — in this case .

  • University of Alabama Institutional Repository: Exploring ...

    By using a case study approach, this paper explores the current mining techniques being used in rural Ghana to identify the health and safety issues associated with small-scale gold mining and policy options to help streamline the mining process.

  • Using Retorts to Reduce Mercury Use, Emissions, and ...

    amalgam indoors, especially in gold shops. In this case, a simple retort will not be enough to protect against mer-cury vapours. A fume hood is used to capture and exhaust vapours from the indoor area. However, these locations should never be located in residential areas. A fume hood with a mercury capture system can reduce the mercury in the

  • Mercury Exposure Assessment and Spatial Distribution in A ...

    Sep 01, 2015 · Mercury is utilized worldwide in artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) and may pose a risk for miners and mining communities. While a number of studies have characterized mercury in ASGM communities, most have focused on a single media and few have taken a holistic approach.

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  • Study on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Mali

    It is also the case in Ghana where gold powder was used as currency in 1471, well before the arrival of the Europeans. It is estimated that from 1471 to 1880, more that 14.4 million ounces, representing than 443 tons were produced. That was why Ghana was given the

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  • SMALL-SCALE GOLD MINING AND RURAL LIVELIHOODS: CASE OF ...

    This paper explores the socio-economic impact of small-scale gold mining on deprived local communities in theWozoli community.Causal and push factors such as drought and lack of formal employment have been identified as the most determining factors that drive communities to informal small scale gold mining. Cluster sampling of 5mines and the attendant working groups/syndicates were employed ...