Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in ...
Jul 15, 2015 ... In Ghana alone, an estimated 1.1 million people directly work in ASGM activities, representing nearly two-thirds of the country's total mining labor force [5,6]. Much of this activity is considered “informal”, “unregistered”, and illegal. The proportion of Ghana's gold that is mined through ASGM has increased...Read More
Injuries among Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Miners in Ghana
Sep 2, 2015 ... Artisanal and small-scale gold miners are confronted with numerous hazards often resulting in varying degrees of injuries and fatalities. ... Though ASM in Ghana is generally characterized by intense manpower with rudimentary equipment such as shovels, pickaxes, and poor methods of extraction, some...Read More
Output from informal gold miners in Mali almost same than local ...
Dec 15, 2016 ... According to the country's chamber of mines, more than a million artisanal miners currently work at about 350 sites, producing between 10 and 15 tonnes of gold a year.Read More
Informal gold mining resumes in Mali after restructuring: minister
Oct 4, 2017 ... Mali has allowed informal gold mining to resume after a three-month suspension during which the government restructured the sector to capture more tax revenue, the mines minister said on Wednesday.Read More
Artisanal and Small-scale Mining in India - iied, pubs - International ...
acquired mining rights under some statutory control although unlicensed or informal activities are not uncommon on many occasions e.g. straying into unlicensed areas from existing mines and working in disputed territory. Both Artisanal and SSM are highly labour intensive and no mining equipment, except simple tools, are...Read More