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Small–scale mining in South Africa: Past, present and ...

Small–scale mining in South Africa: Past, present and ...

Dec 18, 2003 · A small–scale mine has been defined as a mining activity employing less than 50 people and with an annual turnover of less than million Rand and includes artisanal mines. Small–scale miners are involved in many commodities but there appears to be a bias towards gold, diamonds and quarrying for construction materials, including brickclays.

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Property Rights and Governance in Artisanal and Small ...

Property Rights and Governance in Artisanal and Small ...

Aug 19, 2019 · Disputes and dispossession of property rights in the mining sector are causes of injustice, violence, and forced resettlement around the world. This comprehensive volume examines mining, particularly what is often called 'Artisanal and SmallScale Mining', from a perspective of governance and rights. It focuses on rights to land, natural resources, and other forms of material .

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Artisanal and SmallScale Mining: Mapping the South ...

Artisanal and SmallScale Mining: Mapping the South ...

The Government of South Africa is contemplating policy reforms that will advance its transformation agenda in the mining sector. Artisanal and SmallScale Mining (ASM) is recognised as a potential pathway for development.

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Bringing South Africa's SmallScale Miners Out of the ...

Bringing South Africa's SmallScale Miners Out of the ...

Jan 01, 2017 · Smallscale gold miners prepare to descend underground for a shift in an abandoned gold mine. South Africa's mining industry shed 9,000 jobs last quarter alone, so activists search for ways to create new economic opportunities for smallscale mining. Image by Mark Olalde. South Africa.

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Lethal toll of informal gold mining | GroundUp

Lethal toll of informal gold mining | GroundUp

Aug 17, 2016 · Once the world's top gold producing country, South Africa now ranks in sixth place worldwide, despite the fact that it still holds the second largest gold reserves. As the once successful mining industry eroded, it shed around 47,000 jobs between 2012 and 2015, according to the Chamber of Mines.

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All That Glitters is Not Gold: Turmoil in Zimbabwe's ...

All That Glitters is Not Gold: Turmoil in Zimbabwe's ...

Nov 24, 2020 · Showers Mawowa, "The Political Economy of Artisanal and Smallscale Gold Mining in Central Zimbabwe", Journal of Southern Africa Studies, vol. 39, no. 4 (2013).Hide Footnote. Artisanal miners are linked to the patronage machine primarily through local politicians.

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The benefits of legalising artisanal mining in South Africa

The benefits of legalising artisanal mining in South Africa

Nov 02, 2017 · Illegal mining in South Africa is a massive industry, mostly smallscale and artisanal in nature, it employs as many as 30,000 men, women and children. An estimated 10% of South Africa's gold production comes from smallscale and artisanal mining (ASM), which is explicitly banned as current regulations outlaw any activities that take place ...

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Down in Hell

Down in Hell

Mar 09, 2021 · Gold mining is big business in Ghana, which in 2019 took over from South Africa to become the leading gold producer in Africa. While the major multinational mining names – Newmont Goldcorp, Kinross Gold, AngloGold – are active in the country's biggest mines, informal smallscale operations also proliferate.

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South Africa History

South Africa History

Oct 26, 2012 · The gold mines employed 100,000 African laborers, five times as many as did the diamond mines, and drew these men from throughout southern Africa, although most came from Portugueseruled areas of ...

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Learn more about child labour in mining (IPEC)

Learn more about child labour in mining (IPEC)

Child labour in gold mining. Gold mining is extremely dangerous work for children. Yet still today, tens of thousands are found in the smallscale gold mines of Africa, Asia and South America. Children work both above and under ground. In the tunnels and mineshafts they risk death from explosions, rock falls, and tunnel collapse.

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Artisanal and Smallscale Mining in Africa: Opportunities ...

Artisanal and Smallscale Mining in Africa: Opportunities ...

Mar 01, 2012 · Artisanal and smallscale mining (ASM) is a thorny issue for both governments and large scale mining (LSM) companies. Often operating in remote, unregulated and environmentally sensitive areas, difficult to tax and posing a security challenge on the verges of LSM mine sites, ASM miners are generally discussed at major mining forums as a ...

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Gold Mining in South Africa | Africa Mining IQ

Gold Mining in South Africa | Africa Mining IQ

Over 50% of all gold reserves are found in South Africa, with the Witwatersrand Basin remaining the largest gold resource in the world.. In 1975, South Africa was responsible for producing 40% of the gold ever mined. By 2010, however, China affirmed its status as the world's largest gold producer with production of 324 tonnes of gold, followed by Australia ( tonnes), and South Africa ...

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Smallscale mining on the rise

Smallscale mining on the rise

Nov 25, 2016 · The smallscale mining industry in Limpopo has weathered some challenging times, but there appears to be good news on the horizon, according to Pheaga Kwata, director of smallscale mining .

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