Essays about: "Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining"

Found 2 essays containing the words Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining.

  1. 1. Human Development through Fair Gold Mining? A case study of the Fairmined certification

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Melanie Kempf; [2017]
    Keywords : Human Development; Fairmined; Gold Mining; Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining; Fair Trade; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate to what extent the principles of the Human Development and Capability Approach (HDCA) are reflected in Fair Gold Mining (FGM). The Fairmined certification of the Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM) is taken as a case study. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does the technology mercury retort have a potential to be adopted by artisanal gold miners in Chontales, Nicaragua?

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för ekoteknik och hållbart byggande

    Author : Linda Grinell; [2014]
    Keywords : mercury retort; artisanal gold mining; nicaragua; mercury; gold amalgam;

    Abstract : Emissions of mercury is a global problem and the sector artisanal and small scale gold mining is the major mercury emission source. This study has been made within the artisanal gold mining in Santo Domingo, Nicaragua. The focus has been on the burning process in the artisanal gold extraction. READ MORE