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Published in Journal of International Development 2011Authors Godfried Okoh Gavin HilsonAffiliation University of ReadingAbout Poverty Agriculture

Preliminary study on artisanal and small-scale mining in

the artisanal and small-scale mining sector in South Africa, (e.g. in possession of a mining licence) and illegal ASM practices outside the law. Taking into account the realities on the ground, there development of the ASM sector particularly in rural areas. These minerals present opportunities for livelihood, particularly for women.

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REP improves livelihood of SMEs and rural poor

REP improves livelihood of SMEs and rural poor 30th Aug 2017 Source GNA The public have been advised to adopt a non-partisan approach to the on-going campaign to stem illegal small-scale mining (galamsey) in the country.

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Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining pubs.iied

directly engaged in small-scale mining, a significant proportion of whom are women and children. A further 80 to 100 million people across the developing world could depend on small-scale mining for some aspects of their livelihoods. Small-scale mining

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Informal Mining in Livelihood Diversification Mineral

Informal Mining in Livelihood Diversification Mineral Dependence and Rural Communities in Lao PDR J.B. (2010), 'Gold digging careers in rural east Africa Small-scale miners' livelihood choices', World Development, Vol 38, No 3, pp 379 'Illegal coal mining in eastern India

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Livelihoods and small scale mining in bubi district of

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POVERTY AND LIVELIHOOD DIVERSIFICATION EXPLORING

POVERTY AND LIVELIHOOD DIVERSIFICATION EXPLORING THE LINKAGES BETWEEN SMALLHOLDER FARMING AND ARTISANAL MINING IN RURAL GHANA Okoh, G. and Hilson, G. (2011), POVERTY AND LIVELIHOOD DIVERSIFICATION EXPLORING THE LINKAGES BETWEEN SMALLHOLDER FARMING AND ARTISANAL MINING IN RURAL GHANA. This article draws

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REP improves livelihood of SMEs and rural poor

REP improves livelihood of SMEs and rural poor. 30th Aug 2017 Source GNA. Substantial land mass in the district had been destroyed as a result of illegal small-scale mining, and this has had its toll on the people as their main livelihood depended on farming.

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Gold Digging Careers in Rural East Africa Small-Scale

Downloadable (with restrictions)! Summary Rural livelihood studies over the past two decades have stressed directional movement away from smallholder agriculture and the diffuse, ad hoc, uncertain, and low-earning character of most rural non-agricultural income diversification. Based on a recent survey of small-scale mining in Tanzania, this article documents the higher risks, greater

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Published in World Development 2010Authors Deborah Fahy Bryceson Jesper Bosse JonssonAffiliation University of Glasgow University of CopenhagenAbout Tanzania Livelihood

500 small-scale miners engage in alternative livelihoods

The programme, currently underway in five regions of the country and involves 500 small-scale miners (galamsey operators), was being championed by the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining and implemented by the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development.

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Small-scale farming and food security the enabling role

Therole of small-scale farming is of broader interest in ruraldevelopment, given the contextofthe 1913 and 1936 Land Acts that constrained this form of livelihood in former apartheid home-lands. This paper's contribution is two-fold grants are an eective chan-nel to actively promote rural development through small-scale farming,

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impacts of artisinal mining on rural livelihoods

impacts of small scale mining on rural livelihoods, Academiaedu. This study seeks to examine the impacts of small scale mining on rural livelihoods in the arena of income and health in,, showing their livelihoods diversification which is very similar to other African artisanal miners (Banchirigh and.

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Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) talking

Nov 08, 2017Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) talking points Bubi case study November 8, 2017; Ease of doing business topical at the Mine Entra Conference for Artisanal Small Scale Miners August 29, 2017; Promoting linkages investments and diversification in the mining

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Boosting Artisanal and Small-scale Mining

Boosting Artisanal and Small-scale Mining 4Bulletin Harnessing the potential of ASM to improve rural livelihoods, to stimulate entrepreneurship in a socially responsible manner, to promote local and integrated national development as well as regional

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Changing Livelihoods the case of small-scale mining in

Changing Livelihoods the case of small-scale mining in Northern Luzon, the Philippines called 'livelihood diversification', is a way for rural people to increase their standard of living or to secure their economic position (Ellis 2000b). One alternative livelihood is small-scale mining, an important livelihood in different countries

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