26 Nov 2018 South Africa is probing a potential catastrophe lurking beneath its richest city illegal gold miners are digging and blasting 30 centimeters from
11 Apr 2017 A recent white paper, Illegal Mining in South America and Financial Risk Taking the Shine Off Gold, explores the inherent
10 Dec 2018 Mercury is one of the most dangerous chemicals for public health. Know what their health consequences are.
25 Jun 2019 Illegal mining costs South Africa39s economy around R21billion annually. Other risks are the temporary closure of commercial mines, illegal
14 Jan 2014 The illegal mining sector in Ghana is plagued by several Another serious impact is the health hazards as a result of pollution from gases,
9 Apr 2019 39You often get sick39: the deadly toll of illegal gold mining in South Africa one of a growing number of women driven into this dangerous world,
Illegal mining is mining activity that is undertaken without state permission, in particular in While drug trafficking has historically been a prominent criminal enterprise, lower risks associated with illegal mining have propelled a shift toward
27 Nov 2018 Johannesburg39s Soccer City stadium is reported to be one of the buildings at risk by the illegal mining, pictured here under construction in 2009.
9 hours ago Three lives have been lost due to their own negligence for putting their lives at risk by carrying out illegal mining activities at an area which is
But this protected area is in danger. Illegal mining and drug trafficking are taking place in the park39s buffer zone and, in some cases, have even crossed into the
Data gathered focused on the negative and positive effects of illegal mining and the incomes obtained by the miners. The obtained data were coded and
27 Nov 2018 Illegal miners risk their lives daily as they work the now unused mine shafts for the gold deposits missed by previous mining operations. A new
For decades, the practice of illegal mining has plagued regions across the globe. As 2019 began, a tragedy in India reminded the world just how dangerous and
10 Sep 2018 Mining is widely recognized as carrying significant risks of ecosystem destruction, environmental pollution, and worker injury, so illegal mining
28 Jun 2017 Such risks, uncertainties and other factors include, Illegal mining is loosely described as conducting mining activities without mining rights.
27 Jun 2018 Widespread illegal mining activity and rising regulatory risks stemming from improving commodity prices will pose challenges to miners in SSA
Eskom39s proposed tariff hikes risk making mining unsustainable minerals Thousands of illegal diamond diggers will on Thursday be granted a mining
It takes place at abandoned mines and at operating mines with illegal miners often operating under dangerous conditions. The growth in illegal mining, could be
29 Jul 2019 In Brazil, a Waiapi chief was killed in the northern Amazon by illegal gold miners. Human rights activists say these invasions have increased
16 Jul 2019 But using soldiers to keep illegal miners out of vast concessions is likely to The risk of ending up with Congolese cobalt mined by children in
16 Jan 2017 Illicit diamond diggers risk their lives in South Africa, where mineral wealth was not equally shared.
It is dangerous and illegal work, searching for gold while he wanders through the labyrinth of mine tunnels closed years ago. Donning overalls and a headlamp,
27 Jun 2019 This has led to daily intrusions onto its concession by on average 2,000 illegal artisanal miners per day. This has presented a significant risk to
Local government officials are often complicit, turning a blind eye to illegal and dangerous mining practices, unregistered mining concessions, and illegal mining
26 Nov 2018 SOUTH Africa39s Department of Mineral Resources DMR said there was no immediate threat by illegal mining to oil and gas pipeline