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Abandoned mines and artisanal and small-scale mining in ...

 · The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has a long history of mining activities. However, environmental and socio-economic problems associated with abandoned mines as well as activities including Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) …

Mining Profile: Democratic Republic of Congo | Minerals to ...

 · The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will host a mining week event in Lubumbashi in Katanga – "the global capital of cobalt" from 19 to 21 June 2019. From the Union minière du Haut Katanga (UMHK) as it used to be called after the Belgian colonialists created the company, to La GECAMINES (La Générale des Carrières et des Mines), the ...

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Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Democratic Republic of the Congo is named after the Congo River, which flows throughout the country.The Congo River is the world''s deepest river and the world''s second-largest river by discharge.The Comité d''études du haut Congo ("Committee for the Study of the Upper Congo"), established by King Leopold II of Belgium in 1876, and the International Association of the Congo, …

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the parent company of Google LLC ("Google")), Dell Technologies Inc. ("Dell"), ... benefiting from and providing substantial support to this "artisanal" mining system in the DRC. Defendants know, and have known for a significant period of time, ... cobalt mining operations within the Haut-Katanga …

Mobilizing the past: creuseurs, precarity and the ...

Today, with the near collapse of the state-run mining company, Gécamines, and the liberalization of the mining industry starting in 2002, the majority of miners are no longer trained and salaried industrial workers but rather children and youth eking out a precarious living as artisanal miners or creuseurs. In Congo, artisanal mining is ...

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DRC : North and South Kivu inspired by Katanga''s model for ...

 · A model in the former Grand Katanga. To buck the trend, some local representatives of the DRC employers'' federation FEC (Fédération des Entreprises du Congo) have been calling for the creation of a one-stop shop in each province. This would mean all the steps necessary to export minerals would be processed in one place, without miners having ...

Ethnic associations in Katanga province, the Democratic ...

 · Colonial period and independence. The history of ethnic associations goes back to the early days of Belgian colonial rule when the industrialisation of Southern Katanga started with the exploitation of the so-called ''copper belt'' by the colonial mining company Union Minière du Haut-Katanga (UMHK), which became one of the largest cobalt and copper producers in the world and the …

The cobalt conundrum

 · F iled by non-pro fi t group International Rights Advocates on behalf of 14 families of children killed or maimed in the DRC''s cobalt mining industry, the lawsuit accuses tech giants Apple, Alphabet (Google''s parent company), Microsoft, Dell and Tesla of "knowingly bene fi ting from and providing substantial support" to the artisanal ...

Artisanal mining, conflict, and sexual violence in Eastern DRC

 · The data on ASM are collected by the International Peace Information Service (IPIS) 16 using nine different on-the-ground teams consisting of representatives from both the civil society and Congolese mining administration between 2011 and 2014. The data include geographical data on 1139 artisanal and small scale mines in five districts in Eastern DRC: South Kivu, North Kivu, Maniema, Katanga ...

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The incidence and timing of infection in children born in a rural area of the Democratic Republic of Congo was investigated. TTV viremia was detected in 61 (58%) of 105 women attending an antenatal clinic and in 36 (54%) of 68 infants. Most infants acquired the infection at >/=3 months postpartum.

Occupational accidents in artisanal mining in Katanga, D.R ...

 · Democratic Republic of Congo growth with governance in the mining sector. Report no43402-ZR. Washington: The World Bank; 2008. p. 1–149. Google Scholar 5. Elenge MM, De Brouwer C. Identification of hazards in the workplaces of artisanal mining in Katanga…

Mapping artisanal mining areas and mineral supply chains ...

6 7 LIST OF ACRONYMS ANR Agence Nationale de Renseignements APCLS Alliance des patriotes pour un Congo libre et souverain ASM Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining CNRD Conseil national pour le renouveau et la démocratie DGR-NK Direction Générale des Recettes du Nord Kivu DRC Democratic Republic of the Congo FARDC Forces Armées de la République Démocratique du Congo

Quantification of metal in the hair of copper miners in ...

Quantification of metal in the hair of copper miners in Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of Congo Myriam Molayi Elenge*, Jean-Claude Aubry, Luc Jacob and Christophe De Brouwer Free University of Brussels, School of Public Health, Environmental Health and Occupational Health PO Box 593, Route de Lennik 808, 1070 Brussels – Belgium

DRC, Katanga Research Papers

In 2015, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), henceforth Congo, expanded the number of its provinces from 11 to 26. Given the importance of ethnicity in Congolese politics, we investigate how this process, known as découpage, has affected the ethnic distribution of populations and governments by province, and the extent to which it has changed the autochthony status of provincial residents.

Katanga | Article about Katanga by The Free Dictionary

Katanga (kätăng`gə, kə–), former province, c.200,000 sq mi (518,000 sq km), SE Congo (Kinshasa); called Shaba from 1971 to 1997. Katanga bordered Angola on the southwest, Za

Work and Masculinity in Katanga''s Artisanal Mines

involved in the artisanal extraction of minerals, with artisanal mining making up the largest segment of the country''s mining sector and ac counting for approximately 90 per cent of its total mineral production (World Bank 2008: 56). The province of Katanga, situated in the south eastern part of the DRC, is home to between 110,000 and 150,000 arti

Linking Vocational Education to the Economy in the DRC''s ...

relatively compact Copperbelt of the southern Katanga region. While most cobalt from the DRC is produced through industrial, or large-scale mining (LSM), an estimated 90 percent of cobalt mining employment is in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM).1 According to the 2017 study

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Chinese Companies in the Extractive Industries of Gabon & the DRC: Perceptions of Transparency. The Centre for Chinese Studies, …, 2009. J. Malm (previous... Download PDF. Download Full PDF Package. This paper. A short summary of this paper. 37 Full PDFs related to this paper. READ PAPER.

Cobalt mining for lithium ion batteries has a high human ...

 · In 2010, the United States passed a conflict-minerals law to stem the flow of money to Congo''s murderous militias, focusing on the artisanal mining of four minerals. But this same diligence is ...

Sustainability of artisanal mining of cobalt in DR Congo ...

 · Banza, C. L. N. et al. High human exposure to cobalt and other metals in Katanga, a mining area of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Environ. Res. 109, 745–752 (2009).

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 · Artisanal Mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo The . 7/7/2019 While mining is a dangerous job, the conditions of artisanal mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo, in particular, are problematic These conditions include unsafe mining conditions for the workers, a lack of rights for those employed in many of Congo''s mines, as well as permanent environmental damage coming from mining ...

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 · Academic paper: ''Sustainability of artisanal mining of cobalt in DR Congo'' by Célestin Banza Lubaba Nkulu et al, 2018 (location: -10.701934960093569, 25.48938347041978). The researchers compared one area, the green one (above) — unaffected by artisanal copper mining — with the red one, affected by artisanal mining (the dots, letters A to N represent the 14 plots where …

Artisanal mining

 · A group of provincial deputies from Kasai presented, Tuesday, September 2, a notebook containing several grievances, including the opening of artisanal diamond mining areas in this province in order to allow artisanal miners, commonly called diggers, to have spaces where they can exploit without constraints of the holders of mining squares.

Congo Mines

 · Researchers mapped approximately 80 industrial mines and 100 small-scale subsistence (artisanal) mines in the complex landscape of Katanga province, a copper-rich region in southern Congo. The resulting website shares information about the industrial mining sector in Katanga, with an interactive map of the various mining sites in the region ...

Work and Masculinity in Katanga''s Artisanal Mines

(DRC), the number of people working in ASM is staggering. According to a 2008 World Bank report, 500,000 to two million Congolese are directly involved in the artisanal extraction of minerals, with artisanal mining making up the largest segment of the country''s mining sector and ac-

Mining Companies in the DRC

 · Mining in the DRC. Copperbelt Katanga Mining is currently tracking almost numerous mining projects in the DRC across all stages of development. Among these projects is the Kinsevere Mine, located 30 km north of Lubumbashi, in the Kipushi Territory in the Katanga Province. Owned by MMG Limited, this is one of the most important copper mines in ...

Katanga general, on december 11, 2004, katanga was one of ...

Social impacts of artisanal cobalt mining in Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo VII Figure 23: Map of. Sr. Katanga en relación a la compensación y a la reparación.

Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

Canada''s mining ministry, Natural Resources Canada, estimated the 2009 value of Canadian-owned mining assets in the D.R. Congo at Cdn.$3.3 billion, ten times more than in 2001, making the DRC the African country with second-highest African level of Canadian investment after Madagascar, and Canadian investment in the Congo representing a sixth ...

Glencore, Samsung ink five-year cobalt supply ...

 · The South Korean battery manufacturer will receive up to 21,000 tonnes of cobalt, mostly coming from the Katanga mine in DRC. Glencore, Samsung ink five-year cobalt supply deal - MINING…