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Resource policies and small-scale gold mining in

This article examines the policy framework in place for small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe. Through an analysis of stakeholder interviews and industry performance, the paper argues that the main ...

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A golden opportunity: Artisanal and small-scale gold ...

2015-12-30  In Zimbabwe, it is estimated that artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) provides a direct livelihood for more than one million people—critical in a country grappling with high unemployment. Consensus is growing among key ASM stakeholders that the government’s policy shift toward increasing economic emphasis on ASM gold creates both an ...

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Resource policies and small-scale gold mining in

This article examines the policy framework in place for small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe. Through an analysis of stakeholder interviews and industry performance, the paper argues that the main government initiatives to manage gold mining in recent years have proved counterproductive, as economic returns from minerals have hemorrhaged due to increased illegal activity.

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Resource policies and small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe

Downloadable (with restrictions)! This article examines the policy framework in place for small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe. Through an analysis of stakeholder interviews and industry performance, the paper argues that the main government initiatives to manage gold mining in recent years have proved counterproductive, as economic returns from minerals have hemorrhaged due to increased ...

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The contribution of small-scale mining ... - Mining Zimbabwe

2020-10-16  The small-scale and artisanal mining sector has of late become one of the pillars of the economy of Zimbabwe contributing significantly to national exports. Rudairo Mapuranga The sector which has become of significance for the country to achieve the President’s vision for Zimbabwe becoming an upper-middle-income earner by 2030 and the mining sector achieving a

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Barriers to Women’s full participation in Artisanal and ...

2021-10-23  The Contribution of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining to Zimbabwe [s Economic Growth and Development. Washington, D.C.: Pact . 8 pushing for gender parity in access to mineral resources. The research will also come up with models

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Gold-Mining in Zimbabwe: Poverty Alleviation - BORGEN

2014-6-22  As a result, swaths of the population were forced to seek alternative employment, such as small-scale mining. By 2018, it is estimated that so many Zimbabweans will have adopted artisanal gold-mining that Zimbabwe’s gold output will double. As an industry, gold-mining has the power to support thousands of hard-working Zimbabweans.

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Zimbabwe's new gold rush openDemocracy

2020-8-7  Zimbabwe's new gold rush. Amid COVID restrictions, families, youths and women are flooding into the sector. ... In the field of small-scale mining, it is not rare to find a human skeleton hundreds ...

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Report: In Zimbabwe, Corrupt Actors Benefit from Illegal ...

2021-6-18  In Zimbabwe, the gold industry is overwhelmingly defined by so-called “ASMers” or Artisanal and small-scale miners, according to SARW, that leaves the industry particularly vulnerable to exploitation and illicit financial flows. “There is a strong feeling among ASMers that the GMTC is corrupt and extracts routine rents ranging from $50 to ...

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The rise of ‘Mashurugwi’ machete gangs and violent ...

2020-11-1  In the last quarter of 2019, Zimbabwe experienced a dramatic increase in machete gang violence across Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) areas. The gangs, popularly known as ‘ Mashurugwi’ which literally refers to people from the small town of Shurugwi in the Midlands Province of Zimbabwe, were reportedly terrorizing mining ...

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A golden opportunity: Artisanal and small-scale gold ...

2015-12-30  In Zimbabwe, it is estimated that artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) provides a direct livelihood for more than one million people—critical in a country grappling with high unemployment. Consensus is growing among key ASM stakeholders that the government’s policy shift toward increasing economic emphasis on ASM gold

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Resource policies and small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe

Downloadable (with restrictions)! This article examines the policy framework in place for small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe. Through an analysis of stakeholder interviews and industry performance, the paper argues that the main government initiatives to manage gold mining in recent years have proved counterproductive, as economic returns from minerals have hemorrhaged due to increased ...

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Zimbabwe: Small-Scale Gold Miners Upstage Big Mines ...

2020-12-20  ZIMBABWE'S small-scale and artisanal gold miners have for the first time in more than 10 years, emerged as the cornerstone of the sector after smashing production records, producing and

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Barriers to Women’s full participation in Artisanal and ...

2021-10-23  The Contribution of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining to Zimbabwe [s Economic Growth and Development. Washington, D.C.: Pact . 8 pushing for gender parity in access to mineral resources. The research will also come up with models

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Gold-Mining in Zimbabwe: Poverty Alleviation - BORGEN

2014-6-22  As a result, swaths of the population were forced to seek alternative employment, such as small-scale mining. By 2018, it is estimated that so many Zimbabweans will have adopted artisanal gold-mining that Zimbabwe’s gold output will double. As an industry, gold-mining has the power to support thousands of hard-working Zimbabweans.

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Going for Gold - UNDP in Zimbabwe

2020-1-31  In Zimbabwe gold production is a crucial component of the nation’s GDP and artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) is anticipated to be a major boost towards attaining the 12 billion by 2023 mining vision set by the president in 2019. Given the influence that gold mining has on rural communities, UNDP Zimbabwe is investing in an ...

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FOLLOW THE MONEY

2019-2-6  The Zimbabwe ASGM sector is significant, both in scale and the important role it plays in the domestic economy, with gold the second highest value export out of Zimbabwe. 03 In parallel, mercury usage in the sector is rampant, with those using mercury having little knowledge of the dangers of the

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Report: In Zimbabwe, Corrupt Actors Benefit from Illegal ...

2021-6-18  In Zimbabwe, the gold industry is overwhelmingly defined by so-called “ASMers” or Artisanal and small-scale miners, according to SARW, that leaves the industry particularly vulnerable to exploitation and illicit financial flows. “There is a strong feeling among ASMers that the GMTC is corrupt and extracts routine rents ranging from $50 to ...

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A comparison of factors affecting the small-scale ...

Artisanal small-scale gold mining (ASGM) operations use mercury liberally in the gold extraction process and account for approximately one quarter of the anthropogenic mercury consumption worldwide. ASGM activities are concentrated in many impoverished and poorly regulated countries such as Zimbabwe

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The rise of ‘Mashurugwi’ machete gangs and violent ...

2020-11-1  In the last quarter of 2019, Zimbabwe experienced a dramatic increase in machete gang violence across Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) areas. The gangs, popularly known as ‘ Mashurugwi’ which literally refers to people from the small town of Shurugwi in the Midlands Province of Zimbabwe, were reportedly terrorizing mining ...

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Resource policies and small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe

This article examines the policy framework in place for small-scale gold mining in Zimbabwe. Through an analysis of stakeholder interviews and industry performance, the paper argues that the main government initiatives to manage gold mining in recent years have proved counterproductive, as economic returns from minerals have hemorrhaged due to increased illegal activity.

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Small scale miners in Zimbabwe to increase gold

2021-10-3  Small scale and artisanal miners in Zimbabwe are targeting to increase production in the gold sector which accounts for most of the mining sector’s annual earnings. The miners who account for an average of 60%, since 2017, of the total annual gold deliveries to Fidelity Printers and Refiners (FPR).

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Small Scale Gold Mining Equipment In Zimbabwe, View

Small Scale Gold Mining Equipment In Zimbabwe, US $ 3500 - 3500 / Set, Energy Mining, None, New.Source from Qingzhou Keda Environment Protection Machinery Co., Ltd on Alibaba.

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Gold-Mining in Zimbabwe: Poverty Alleviation - BORGEN

2014-6-22  As a result, swaths of the population were forced to seek alternative employment, such as small-scale mining. By 2018, it is estimated that so many Zimbabweans will have adopted artisanal gold-mining that Zimbabwe’s gold output will double. As an industry, gold-mining has the power to support thousands of hard-working Zimbabweans.

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The Political Economy of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold ...

Scale Gold Mining in Central Zimbabwe 923 that ASM remains characterised by small production volumes at the lower end of the mineral industry spectrum and loose regulation. Official figures show that, except for platinum and diamonds, Zimbabwe's mining sector experienced a general decline between 2000 and 2008. While the more general

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Biomonitoring of arsenic, cadmium and lead in two ...

2021-8-18  RESEARCH ARTICLE Biomonitoring of arsenic, cadmium and lead in two artisanal and small-scale gold mining areas in Zimbabwe Stefan Rakete1 Given Moonga1,2,3 Anna-Maria Wahl1 Viola Mambrey1 Dennis Shoko4 Dingani Moyo5,6 Shamiso Muteti-Fana7 Myriam Tobollik8 Nadine Steckling-Muschack1 Stephan Bose-O’Reilly1,9,10 Received: 26 March 2021/Accepted: 9

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Going for Gold - UNDP in Zimbabwe

2020-1-31  In Zimbabwe gold production is a crucial component of the nation’s GDP and artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) is anticipated to be a major boost towards attaining the 12 billion by 2023 mining vision set by the president in 2019. Given the influence that gold mining has on rural communities, UNDP Zimbabwe is investing in an ...

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FOLLOW THE MONEY

2019-2-6  The Zimbabwe ASGM sector is significant, both in scale and the important role it plays in the domestic economy, with gold the second highest value export out of Zimbabwe. 03 In parallel, mercury usage in the sector is rampant, with those using mercury having little knowledge of the dangers of the

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Artisanal and small-scale gold mining: A cross-sectional ...

2020-5-1  In artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) the toxic metal mercury is used for gold extraction. The objective of this cross-sectional study was to assess mercury concentrations in urine and blood and mercury-related symptoms of participants identifying themselves as miners from Kadoma and Shurugwi, Zimbabwe.

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The rise of ‘Mashurugwi’ machete gangs and violent ...

2020-11-1  In the last quarter of 2019, Zimbabwe experienced a dramatic increase in machete gang violence across Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) areas. The gangs, popularly known as ‘ Mashurugwi’ which literally refers to people from the small town of Shurugwi in the Midlands Province of Zimbabwe, were reportedly terrorizing mining ...

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