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  • Socio-technical study of small-scale gold mining in Suriname

    Small-scale gold mining is Suriname's main economic sector, producing about two thirds of the nation's gold. Despite this, the sector is only very loosely regulated and most small-scale mining activities are .

  • Amazon Gold Rush: Gold Mining in Suriname

    Suriname's vast and ancient rainforests remain one of the world's best-kept natural secrets, but the global demand for an age-old mineral threatens to destroy them.

  • Small-scale Gold Mining in the Amazon. The cases of ... · PDF file

    Small-scale Gold Mining in the Amazon. The cases of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Suriname . Editors: Leontien Cremers, Judith Kolen, Marjo de Theije . Synopsis (backside of the book) Small-scale gold mining increasingly causesenvironmental problems and socio-political conflicts in the Amazon. Uncontrolled use of mercury and deforestation

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  • Suriname - Wikipedia

    Suriname (/ ˈ sj ʊər ɪ n æ m /, US also /-n ɑː m /, sometimes spelled Surinam), officially known as the Republic of Suriname (Dutch: Republiek Suriname [reːpyˌblik syːriˈnaːmə]), is a country on the northeastern Atlantic coast of South America.

  • Amazon Gold Rush: Gold Mining in Suriname

    Suriname's vast and ancient rainforests remain one of the world's best-kept natural secrets, but the global demand for an age-old mineral threatens to destroy them.

  • Livelihood Decision Making and Environmental Degradation ...

    1/19/2011 · (2002). Livelihood Decision Making and Environmental Degradation: Small-Scale Gold Mining in the Suriname Amazon. Society & Natural Resources: Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 327-344.

  • Maroon Gold Miners and Mining Risks In The Suriname Amazon ...

    Almost all gold is extracted by small-scale gold miners -- informal, manual, or mechanized miners who use rudimentary prospecting and extraction techniques. Mining officials estimate that between 10,000 and 20,000 small-scale gold miners are dispersed over approximately 20,000 square kilometers of Eastern Suriname.

  • Gold mining explodes in Suriname, puts forests and people ...

    10/30/2015 · Gold mining explodes in Suriname, puts forests and people at risk ... it is the latter mechanized forms that make up the majority of small-scale gold mining and production in Suriname. Since small ...

  • Small Scale Mining Operations

    In Suriname the small-scale mining sector operates almost entirely on the illegal grounds. The government policy of Suriname mostly favors large-scale mining and tolerates the informal small-scale mining operations because they bring revenue to the government and keep the poorest and uneducated population of the country employed.

  • SITUATION ANALYSIS OF THE SMALL-SCALE GOLD MINING IN ... · PDF file

    provide a good overview of the current situation the small- and medium-scale gold mining sub-sectors in Suriname. This document will be published with similar documents prepared for Guyana and La Guyana de France, thus providing a comparative information base for the Guiana region. The report also contains a number of useful recommendations ...

  • A study in three small-scale gold mining regions in Suriname · PDF file

    SUMMARY Introduction: This report presents the results of a Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) study among smallscale gold miners in Suriname. The study was commissioned and funded by the research - network on small-scale GOld MIning in the AMazon (GOMIAM) and WWF Guianas.

  • Mining in Suriname

    Mining in Suriname The government of Suriname has been sold logging and mining rights to the interior of the country without the consent of the people who have occupied these lands for centuries. Now the government has licensed Brazilian and Surinamese small-scale miners, however this means that the government receives revenue while forest ...

  • Moving Frontiers in the Amazon: Brazilian Small-Scale Gold ... · PDF file

    Suriname government has failed to control the small-scale mining sector, and much of Suriname society sees small-scale miners as a problem, a barrier to large-scale mine development, and the culprits of the country's environmental problems.5 Nevertheless, the production of gold in small-scale .

  • Third party vessel insurance on cards for Caribbean small ...

    An island like Malta, for example, does have mandatory third party insurance for small-scale vessels. Therefore, the small size of the boats should not be seen as a deterrent for having insurance and I hope that we can support Eastern Caribbean islands to follow suit".

  • Intensive Course Small Scale LNG - Energy Delta Institute

    Understand the small scale gas value chain; Recognise new demand enablers for small scale LNG services and explain new business models for small scale LNG; Explain the essential elements of small scale LNG technologies and infrastructure; Be aware of the risks and challenges involved

  • Environmental impacts of small-scale gold mining in Suriname · PDF file

    • Mercury from small-scale gold mining sector is polluting most of Suriname • Most polluted are Brokopondo Lake and Upper Coppename River • Drinking water usually below norm (suspended sediments biggest problem) • Predatory fish often above norm for human consumption • Mercury may remain in system for long time

  • Suriname - Gold Mining

    An estimated 13–15 thousand people are working as small-scale gold miners in Suriname; at least a similar number are working in support activities as cooks, bar and hotel owners, transport ...

  • Moving Frontiers in the Amazon: Brazilian Small-Scale Gold ... · PDF file

    Suriname government has failed to control the small-scale mining sector, and much of Suriname society sees small-scale miners as a problem, a barrier to large-scale mine development, and the culprits of the country's environmental problems.5 Nevertheless, the production of gold in small-scale .

  • Child Labor in the Small-Scale Gold Mining Industry in ... · PDF file

    Child Labor in the Small-Scale Gold Mining Industry in Suriname . Abstract . This study employs a mixed-methods methodology to capture and analyze quantitative and qualitative data on child labor in the small-scale gold mining sector in Suriname. The study addresses issues

  • Moving Frontiers in the Amazon: Brazilian Small-Scale Gold ...

    VU University Amsterdam, NL About Marjo. Marjo de Theije is associate professor in anthropology at the VU University Amsterdam. She has long-standing research experience in Brazil and Suriname, mainly in religion, gender, and recently also on small scale gold mining, .

  • Small-Scale Gold Mining Related Mercury Contamination in ... · PDF file

    contribution to decision making the aim of this review is to explore the extent of small scale gold mining (SSGM) related mercury contamination in the Guianas. It will focus on mercury trade; the presence of mercury in the air, freshwater, soil and marine environments; entry into the food chain and exposure of the human population.

  • Small-scale goldmining at Brownsberg National Park - 2015

    Reducing the Use and Release of Mercury by Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Miners in Suriname - 2016: Small-scale goldmining at Brownsberg National Park - 2015: Suriname Migration Profile. A study on emigration from and immigration into Suriname - 2015: Gold Miners' Knowledge, Attitudes & Practices with regard to Mercury. WWF and GOMIAM - 2014

  • Small-Scale Gold Mining in the Amazon - Centro · PDF file

    Peru and Suriname). GOMIAM develops a comparative understanding of socio-political and environmental conflicts related to small-scale gold mining in the Amazon. The chapters describe the different social, political and environmental situations in each country, including technical, economic, legal, historical, and policy aspects of the small ...

  • Suriname small-scale miners exported US$914M of gold last ...

    6/19/2012 · (de Ware Tijd) PARAMARIBO – The small-scale gold mining industry exported close to 19,000 kilograms of gold in 2011, at least on paper. The total value of .

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  • Socio-technical study of small-scale gold mining in Suriname

    Small-scale gold mining is Suriname's main economic sector, producing about two thirds of the nation's gold. Despite this, the sector is only very loosely regulated and most small-scale mining activities are .

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  • Economy of Suriname - Wikipedia