February 28, 2019 mwebantunews. Gold Mining in Vubwi district, Eastern province. This is part of the many sites being mined by small scale miners. New artisanal mining is taking place in Eastern province and govt is calling for investment in the sector.
The Centre for Trade Policy and Development CTPD has urged Government to promote and safeguard the environment in the exploitation process of the gold resource by crafting legislation that prohibits the wanton use of mercury in the booming artisanal and small scale gold mining operations.
Small scale gold minors in Suriname, Guyana, French Guiana and Brazil are men, women and children, who are ether locals or migrant from the neighboring countries. Small scale mining accounts for 10 15% of the worlds gold supply. Small scale gold mining isnt really that small in reality. Workers employ a variety of methods and mining techniques.
Small scale Gold mining is slowing booming in Vubwi district in the Eastern Province. Some farmers now turned gold diggers are using domestic skills to mine the precious stone though with complaints of exploitation from foreigner buyers. Our Muvi TV staffer Oswald Yambani the Second reports from Vubwi
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GEF says the artisanal and small scale gold mining sector is the single largest source of man made mercury emissions, responsible for the release of as much as 1,000 tonnes of mercury to the atmosphere annually. Globally, as many as 15 million people work in the ASGM sector globally including 4,5 million women and over 600,000 children.