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African Development Bank Group

The African Development Bank Group is a multilateral development finance institution established to contribute to the economic development and social progress of African countries [......]

AWID

Association for Women's Rights in Development AWID is an international, feminist, membership organisation committed to achieving gender equality, sustainable development and women's human rights. [......]

Business and Human Right Resource Centre

We work with everyone to advance human rights in business and eradicate abuse. [......]

DKA Austria

DKA Austria is the development cooperation agency of Katholische Jungschar- the Catholic Children's Movement of Austria. Every year, children dress up as the ... [......]

Front Line Defenders

Front Line Defenders is the International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders. We work to provide fast and effective action to help protect human rights defenders at risk so they can continue their work as key agents of social cha [......]

Global Resource Alliance

GRA is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to bringing hope, joy and abundance in the Mara Region of Tanzania. By sharing ideas, volunteers and financial resources with local, community based organizations we seek to promote natural, ho [......]

International Alliance on Natural Resources in Africa

IANRA: The International Alliance on Natural Resources in Africa is a continental network of 26 non-governmental and community-based organisations, as well as national networks in Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, the N [......]

International Institute For Environment and Development

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IPP Media

IPP Group of companies, Dar es Salaam. Newspapers, Television and Radio. Daily, up to date content. [......]

JUKWAA LA KATIBA TANZANIA

JUKWAA LA KATIBA TANZANIA is a Forum of Tanzanian Civil Society under the leadership of a National Steering Committee (NSC). It is a people’s platform for Citizen Participation in the preparation and implementation of the New Constitution for Tanzani [......]



Mining industry must spread social and environmental progress to small-scale mines

  1. Artisanal and small-scale mines, normally operating in the informal economy, produce a big chunk of the minerals we use every day -- about a fifth of the world's gold produced each year, for example. …
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Artisanal miners being duped

  1. Fidelity Printers and Refiners (FPR) said on Monday artisanal miners, who are contributing significantly to the country's gold production, were being duped by middle-men who are buying the yellow meta…
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How a young German director documented illegal gold mining in Ghana

  1. Filmmaker Johannes Preuss has received a student Oscar for his film, "Galamsey," which was shot in Ghana and looks at the illegal gold trade there. DW met him to discuss how the country could "turn in…
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Gold war in Colombia: traditional miners against the state

  1. Luz Dary has spent more than half of her life in the mine. This 47-year-old Colombian woman is a chatarrera, a scrap collector: she toils away, every day, from six in the morning to six at night, alon…
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Daily Grind: Women Stone Crushers Feed Demand for Construction in Kenya

  1. KISII, KENYA - On a fine afternoon in Nyantitira village, about 192 miles (310 km) west of Nairobi, Gladys Nanzala emerges from her house armed with a spade, a bucket and a few sacks. She is heading b…
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SA's influence felt in start of African tin mine

  1. Two global events have led to development of a long-dormant deposit at Bisie - in thick forest in the war-torn corner of the Democratic Republic of Congo - in what will become Africa's only formal tin…
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