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MINING IN SOUTH SUDAN: OPPORTUNITIES AND RISKS FOR

representatives from South Sudan are for the first time shedding light on the country’s artisanal and small-scale mining sector. The picture that emerges is a remarkable one: artisanal gold mining in South Sudan ‘employs’ more than 60,000 people and might indirectly benefit almost half

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Untapped and Unprepared - The Sentry

South Sudan’s mining sector, despite its robust legal framework. The artisanal mining sector remains de facto informal. A dearth of information surrounding the approvals process, public payments to the government, and community agreements further illustrates the inadequacy of existing transparency measures. An opaque

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Artisanal gold mining in South Sudan - in pictures | Art ...

Nov 20, 2012 · Artisanal gold mining in South Sudan - in pictures. Share on Facebook; Share on Twitter; Share via Email; American photographer Adriane Ohanesian has been based in South Sudan since 2010, working ...

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NGO: South Sudan’s Graft-ridden Gold Mining Threatens the ...

Most gold mining licences were awarded under opaque circumstances, the report claims. In 2012, then one-year old South Sudan implemented a Mining Act designed to “formalize” the artisanal gold mining sector, “requiring that all prospective companies and artisanal miners apply for licenses.”

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Mining in South Sudan: opportunities and risks for local ...

Artisanal gold mining in South Sudan ’employs’ more than 60.000 people and might indirectly benefit almost half a million people. To boost income for the cash-strapped government, artisanal mining was formalized under the Mining Act and subsequent Mineral Regulations.

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Projects – 4MB Mining LTD.

Artisanal gold mining takes place in a number of areas in South Sudan, and is an activity that contributes to securing the livelihoods of rural families. Artisan mining is active in six out of ten states and in approximately 25 counties, spreading from Western Bahr el-Ghazal, Western Equatoria State, Central Equatoria, and Eastern Equatoria, to ...

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By Mohamed Suliman Ibrahim, Geologist, Ministry of ...

5-Jan-16 2 of 35 OUTLINES Artisanal mining activities in Sudan: history, geographical distribution Gold production Current challenges facing artisanal mining sub-sector Impact of artisanal gold production on the socio-economic life in Sudan Contribution of artisanal scale mining to job creation and growth Interventions and way forward

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Sudan's new gold rush: miners risk their lives in search ...

Dec 27, 2015 · After growing at roughly 8% a year during the 2000s, Sudan’s economy now lies in tatters after South Sudan’s secession in 2011 deprived it of 75% of the income from oil reserves. There are ...

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Artisanal mining - Wikipedia

Artisanal mining in South Africa probably has a long history, but this has not been documented. For Zimbabwe, Roger Summers has mapped extensive pre-colonial mines, prospecting trenches, and early processing sites, but this has so far not been done for South Africa. Violence is a constant problem in the artisanal mining sector.

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The Impacts of Artisanal Gold Mining in Sudan

The Impacts of Artisanal Gold Mining in Sudan Introduction: Many African countries are going through a phase of difficult economic conditions and a high rate of unemployment and poverty in their communities. Over the years artisanal gold mining has been a source of income generation of many communities.

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operated artisanal gold mines in informal cross-border economies. With South Sudan’s inde - pendence in 2011 and the shutdown of oil production in 2012, international and domestic interest in South Sudan’s non-oil natural resources is growing. During the six-year

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Sudan's new gold rush: miners risk their lives in search ...

Dec 27, 2015 · After growing at roughly 8% a year during the 2000s, Sudan’s economy now lies in tatters after South Sudan’s secession in 2011 deprived it of 75% of the income from oil reserves. There are ...

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Gold rush: Minerals up for grabs in South Sudan

Apr 23, 2019 · Formerly under the Ministry of Petroleum, the Mining Ministry came into existence two and a half years ago. Revealing that no mining operations have commenced yet in the country, Mr Deng reiterated that South Sudan is endowed with 16 mineral deposits – gold, iron ore, copper, diamond, bauxite and cement, to name a few.

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Untapped and Unprepared - The Sentry

Unimplemented accountability and oversight mechanisms prevail in South Sudan’s mining sector, despite its robust legal framework. The artisanal mining sector remains de facto informal. A dearth of information surrounding the approvals process, public payments to the government, and community agreements further illustrates the inadequacy of ...

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Mining in Africa and beyond: Concealed origins

Jan 12, 2021 · In 2018, Sudan produced about 93tn of gold, mines minister Adil Ali Ibrahim told Reuters in November 2019. That ranked it as the third-biggest producer after Ghana and South Africa. Between 2014 and 2018, Sudan officially exported gold worth $8.6bn, but its main trading partners recorded imports of Sudanese gold worth $12.7bn.

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4MB Mining LTD. – Just another WordPress site

Projects. Artisanal gold mining takes place in a number of areas in South Sudan, and is an activity that contributes to securing the livelihoods of rural families.

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Gold Mining In South Sudan

Artisanal Gold Mining In South Sudan. Nov 20, 2012 American photographer Adriane Ohanesian has been based in South Sudan since 2010, working for Reuters. Here she documents the unregulated gold mining. View More Gold Mining In South Sudan Kapoeta Exodus Mining. South Sudan Strikes Gold The Wider Image Reuters.

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Gold fever sweeps South Sudan ahead of new mining law ...

The latest geological surveys date back to the 1970s and 80s, but mining officials say diamond and gold deposits in South Sudan’s mineral-rich neighbors are encouraging. They describe the 16 ...

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The rush for gold is one of the ugliest market forces in ...

Jan 11, 2021 · While traders moved bullion at the press of a button, in Kamituga, a mining town in South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), disaster struck. In the early afternoon of 11 September at least 50 young creuseurs, or artisanal miners, drowned in a river of mud when torrential rains flooded the ‘Detroit’ gold mines to the south ...

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Sudan: Hemeti and the $16bn annual gold exports to the UAE

Jan 13, 2021 · Sudan today exports $16bn of gold to the UAE each year. Hemeti rose to power as a brigadier general in command of some 5,000-6,000 fighters of the government-backed Janjaweed militia. They were rebranded as the Rapid Support Forces, and in 2017 took over the Jebel Marra gold mine in Darfur, along with another three mines.

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Maps of South Sudan - IPIS

Dec 15, 2020 · Maps of South Sudan. Voix du Congo: Monitoring Incidents in Artisanal Supply Chains in the Rubaya Mining Zone, Masisi Territory, North Kivu ... Artisanal mining is an activity that employs several thousand people in Tanganyika. Despite a. Roadblocks and artisanal mining sites – North and South Kivu Provinces (2018)

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NGO: South Sudan’s Graft-ridden Gold Mining Threatens the ...

Most gold mining licences were awarded under opaque circumstances, the report claims. In 2012, then one-year old South-Sudan implemented a Mining Act designed to “formalize” the artisanal gold mining sector, “requiring that all prospective companies and artisanal miners apply for licenses.”

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New report on opportunities/risks of gold mining in South ...

Cordaid and the Ministry of Petroleum and Mining conducted an assessment of the gold mining sector in two states of South Sudan, between February and May 2015. The resulting report, based on dozens of interviews, focus group discussions and community meetings, for the first time sheds light on the country’s artisanal and small-scale mining ...

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operated artisanal gold mines in informal cross-border economies. With South Sudan’s inde - pendence in 2011 and the shutdown of oil production in 2012, international and domestic interest in South Sudan’s non-oil natural resources is growing. During the six-year

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4MB Mining LTD. – Just another WordPress site

Projects. Artisanal gold mining takes place in a number of areas in South Sudan, and is an activity that contributes to securing the livelihoods of rural families.

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Untapped and Unprepared - The Sentry

Unimplemented accountability and oversight mechanisms prevail in South Sudan’s mining sector, despite its robust legal framework. The artisanal mining sector remains de facto informal. A dearth of information surrounding the approvals process, public payments to the government, and community agreements further illustrates the inadequacy of ...

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The Gold Boom in Sudan

The loss of oil revenues from South Sudan, which became independent in 2011, together with the global decline in oil prices, plunged Sudan into a dramatic economic crisis. In the 2000s, the concomitant increase in the prices of minerals, particularly of gold, led to a renewed interest in mining on the part of the Khartoum regime. This article details the strategies deployed by the Sudanese ...

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Gold Mining Sudanese Processing

Gold Mining In South Sudan. Thazin mining is a group of junior mining companies, exploring for gold, diamonds and gemstonese are currently focusing on sierra leone, south sudan and myanmarhazin mining has in very short time, successfully built up a network on various levels sudan revokes licences of 6 gold mining companies - sudan. Read More ...

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The cost of mismanagement of gold production in Sudan

Keywords: Gold, smuggling, artisanal miners. 1- Introduction: In recent years, Sudan has witnessed a wide range of gold-mining operations by artisanal miners in many states in the country. As of 2016 about 2 million people from all parts of the country participated in gold mining activities. Despite the rising importance of gold mining

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South Sudan catches gold fever

Nov 09, 2012 · In South Sudan ordinary people have been extracting gold from artisanal mines and taking part in as-yet unregulated trade in the precious metal.

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Gold Mining In South Sudan

Artisanal Gold Mining In South Sudan. Nov 20, 2012 American photographer Adriane Ohanesian has been based in South Sudan since 2010, working for Reuters. Here she documents the unregulated gold mining. View More Gold Mining In South Sudan Kapoeta Exodus Mining. South Sudan Strikes Gold The Wider Image Reuters.

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Geology of South Sudan - Wikipedia

Alluvial gold is relatively common in South Sudan and is often extracted through artisanal mining. Copper and gold ore, associated with radioactive minerals, occurs at Hofrat Ennahas in Western Bahr El Ghazal state, and has been explored by major companies such as Billington.

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South Sudanese Turn to Illegal Mining for Survival | Voice ...

Dec 13, 2017 · FILE - A man shows off his gold to potential buyers in a hotel Kapoeta, South Sudan, Sept. 27, 2012. In South Sudan, ordinary people have been illegally extracting gold from artisanal mines

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Market and Livelihoods Assessment for Young Women in South ...

Jan 07, 2021 · Monitoring and Evaluation Consultancy in South Sudan about Gender and HIV/Aids, requiring 0-2 years of experience, from Pact; closing on 06 Feb 2021

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Sudan: China Has The Golden Touch - Strategypage

Apr 27, 2020 · South Sudan’s gold is produced in small-scale (artisanal) gold mines in Eastern Equatoria and in adjacent areas that were once part of what was formerly called the Central Equatoria region. For example, numerous small mines operate in the Didinga Hills area.

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Gold Mining, Sudan | EJAtlas

Mar 20, 2018 · [5] - Gold mining to increase in Sudan's South Kordofan [click to view] [7] - Wali: Police secure disputed mining site in Sudan's River Nile state [click to view] [9] - Miners facing the abyss in Egypt and Sudan [click to view] [2] - Two killed in South

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NGO: South Sudan’s Graft-ridden Gold Mining Threatens the ...

Most gold mining licences were awarded under opaque circumstances, the report claims. In 2012, then one-year old South-Sudan implemented a Mining Act designed to “formalize” the artisanal gold mining sector, “requiring that all prospective companies and artisanal miners apply for licenses.”

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