Promoting mineral clusters : the case of Tanzania
Tanzania’s mineral endowments are considerable. It has large reserves of non-fuel resources like gold, diamonds, coloured gemstones, nickel, tin to name a few. In the wake of the liberalization of the economy, the government ...
Exploitation of mineral resources and development trends of the mining industry in Africa
This document presents the exploitation of mineral resources and development trends of the mining industry in Africa, of the regional conference on the development and utilization of mineral resources in Africa held in ...
Report of the meeting of the ad hoc expert group on the harmonization of national minning policies in the SADC subregion
This report presents the outcome of the Ad Hoc Expert Group Meeting (AEGM) which was held in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 4 and 5 may 2009, to review the draft report on the Harmonization of NMPs in the SADC subregion. ...
Programmes to enhance the role of the mining sector in Africa's socio-economic development to the year 2010
It is a well-known fact that Africa is richly endowed with natural resources. In particular, its vast potential in the domain of mineral resources need hardly be emphasized. This potential has diminished somewhat, in ...
Policies and strategies for the improvement of the performance of African mining industry since the 1980s
In this paper, we: A) carry out an analysis of African policies and strategies in the mining sector during the 1980s. This analysis is made from the standpoints of ownership of mining projects/ventures and of the fiscal ...
Compendium on best practices in small-scale mining in Africa
There are currently no universal definitions of artisanal or small-scale mining. The lack of consensus, as echoed by several researchers, e.g., Priester et al., 1993; Taupitz et al., 1993 and others, is due to the fact ...
Aide-memoire on the mineral wealth of Rwanda and its management
This paper focuses on the aid memoire on the mineral wealth of Rwanda and its management. Rwanda is land-locked. Its neighbors are Uganda to the North, the United Republic of Tanzania to the east, Burundi to the south and ...
Mémoire sur le patrimoine minière du Rwanda et sa gestion
Le Rwanda est enclavé Ses voisins sont, au nord, l 'Ouganda, à l'est se trouve la Tanzanie 5 au sud le Burundi et à l'ouest le Zaire. Quelques 1,750 km séparent Kigali (la capitale) du port maritime le plus proche, celui ...
Review of gold mining and production in Africa
This document focuses on the Second Regional Conference on the Development and Utilization of Mineral Resources in Africa.
Les défis technologiques de l'exploitation minière artisanale en Afrique: rapports thématiques sur la mise en valeur des ressources naturelles en Afrique
Les études de cas examinées dans le présent document laissent apparaitre que la conception et la diffusion des techniques appropriées à l'exploitation minière à petite échelle, ont fait l'objet de nombreuses tentatives ...