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KENRA (Kenya Natural Resources Alliance)

KENRA (Kenya Natural Resources Alliance) is an alliance of Kenyan CSOs that deal with natural resources issues. KENRA was formed from an initiative of IANRA (International Alliance on Natural Resources in Africa) of which Action Aid(K) and Coast Righ [......]

Lawyers' Environmental Action Team (LEAT)

With the funding support from USAID/Tanzania, LEAT, through CEGO-NRM project, is providing training and building capacity in areas of natural resources ... [......]

Legal and Human Right Centre (LHRC)

The LHRC is a non-partisan, non-profit sharing, non-governmental organization striving to empower the public, promote, reinforce and safeguard human rights and good governance in Tanzania through legal and civic education and information; sound legal [......]

MEDICAL DOCTORS ASSOCIATION OF TANZANIA( MAT)

To promote the art and science of medicine and allied sciences, in order to maintain the honour and interest of the medical profession and attain the highest level of quality healthcare services in Tanzania by 2015. [......]

MiningWatch Canada

MiningWatch Canada is a pan-Canadian initiative supported by environmental, social justice, Aboriginal and labour organisations from across the country. We were created by our founding members in 1999 to address the need for a co-ordinated public int [......]

Ministry of Energy and Minerals

Energy and Minerals resources play an important role in poverty reduction and in supporting socioeconomic development in Tanzania. The Ministry of Energy and Minerals (MEM) is mandated to facilitate development of energy and mineral sectors. The [......]

NRGI

Monitors the economic reconstruction in the country, focusing on the oil industry, to ensure it is managed responsibly. Provides links to organizations involved ... [......]

Open Government Partnership (OGP)

OGP was launched in 2011 to provide an international platform for domestic reformers committed to making their governments more open, accountable, and responsive to citizens. Since then, OGP has grown from 8 countries to the 69 participating countri [......]

PINGO'S FORUM

The Pastoralists Indigenous Non Governmental Organizations' Forum (PINGO's FORUM) is an advocacy coalition of indigenous peoples organizations who are currently 53, working in Tanzania for the rights of the marginalized indigenous pastoralists and Hu [......]

Policy Forum

Network of over 50 non-governmental organizations aiming to increase informed civil society participation in decisions and actions that ... [......]



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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