Artisanal Mining in the DRC (Key Issues, Challenges and Opportunities)

Briefing Note on Artisanal Mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Prepared for discussion and validation at the DRC Donor coordination meeting facilitated by CASM (Kinshasa 15-17 August 2007).


Additional Info

Author(s)
K. D'Souza
Publication Date
August 2007
Associated Partners
World Bank, Department for International Development (DFID)
Language
English
Associated Webpage
http://artisanalmining.org/
Data Source Classification
Program Report
Source Type
Both
Research Methodology
Secondary - OFFICIAL STATISTICS
Thematic Tags
Political, Certification, Conflict, Due Diligence, Traceability, and Transparency, Formalization, Governance, Large-scale Mining, Supply Chains, Economic, Access to Markets, Business Models, Export, Government Revenue, Income, Market Linkages, Social, Child Labor, Community, Employment, Gender, Health and Safety, Human Rights, Labor and Working Conditions, Livelihoods, Technological, Education and Training, Equipment, Extraction, Linkages, Legal, Land Rights, Laws and Regulations, Licensing, Mineral Rights, Tax, Environmental, Agriculture, Degradation, Land, Mercury, Pollution, Water
Minerals
Cassiterite, Cobalt, Coltan, Diamond, Gold, Tantalum, Tin, Tungsten, Wolframite
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Democratic Republic of Congo
Last Updated
April 26, 2019