Mining Sites In Congo In Remote Areas

Motorbikes have become essential in ensuring access to remote artisanal and small-scale mining sites of Democratic Republic of Congo DRC. The World Bank, along with the DRC government, private funders, other development partners and industry players has been working to provide equipment including motorbikes, GPS and computers to miners in an ...

Maybe You Like

  • Mobility And Transparent Artisanal Mining In The

    Mobility And Transparent Artisanal Mining In The

    Motorbikes have become essential in ensuring access to remote artisanal and small-scale mining sites of Democratic Republic of Congo DRC. The World Bank, along with the DRC government, private funders, other development partners and industry players has been working to provide equipment including motorbikes, GPS and computers to miners in an ...

  • Analysis Of The Interactive Map Of Artisanal Mining

    Analysis Of The Interactive Map Of Artisanal Mining

    2 Editorial Analysis of the interactive map of artisanal mining areas in eastern DR Congo 2015 update Antwerp, October 2016 Front Cover image Cassiterite mine Malemba-Nkulu, Katanga IPIS 2015 Authors Yannick Weyns, Lotte Hoex amp Ken Matthysen International Peace Information Service IPIS is an independent research institute, providing governmental and non-governmental actors with ...

  • Mining In The Congo

    Mining In The Congo

    Democratic Republic of Congo - Mining Africa. It is known as Congo-Kinshasa, DR Congo, DROC, DRC and simply Congo. It had other names in the past, from 1908 until 1960 the country was named the Belgian Congo, and between 1971 and 1997 it was known as Zaire. The DRC is the second biggest African country by area and the biggest in Sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Pdf Geographic Objectbased Image Analysis Using

    Pdf Geographic Objectbased Image Analysis Using

    Jul 21, 2014 Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis Using Optical Satellite Imagery and GIS Data for the Detection of Mining Sites in the Democratic Republic of the Congo July 2014 Remote Sensing 676636-6661

  • Democratic Republic Of The Congo United States

    Democratic Republic Of The Congo United States

    Both elements of the SSF and certain IAGs continued to control, extort, and threaten remote mining areas in North Kivu, South Kivu, Ituri, Maniema, the Kasai region, and Haut Katanga Provinces. The law prohibits the FARDC from engaging in mineral trade, but

  • Congo Democratic Republic Of The

    Congo Democratic Republic Of The

    Some members of Batwa, or pygmy groups, are subjected to conditions of forced labor, most commonly in agriculture, but also in mining and domestic service in remote areas of the DRC. Some Angolans enter the DRC illegally to work in Bas-Congo province and are vulnerable to forced labor.

  • Blockchain To Track Congos Cobalt From Mine To Mobile

    Blockchain To Track Congos Cobalt From Mine To Mobile

    Amnesty International, which detailed the extent of child labour in cobalt mining in Congo in a 2016 report, said it was looking at blockchain, especially with a view to tracing payments to middlemen.

  • Illegal Mining Fws

    Illegal Mining Fws

    Illegal mining can have devastating effects on wildlife, including through increased habitat destruction, hunting pressure and commercial bushmeat trafficking, pollution, anthropogenic noise and other disturbance.African elephants and great apes are among the species most affected by these threats and are species which the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has a legal mandate to protect and conserve.

  • Glencore Named In Congo Child Labour Case Targeting Big

    Glencore Named In Congo Child Labour Case Targeting Big

    Dec 20, 2019 The lawsuit was filed on behalf of children like John Doe 3 who began mining at age 14 and lost his leg when a truck hit his motorbike as he left a cobalt mining site in Congo.

  • A Dangerous Bet The Challenges Of Formalizing Artisanal

    A Dangerous Bet The Challenges Of Formalizing Artisanal

    Sep 01, 2012 During the mining ban, FDLR for the most part stayed at the mostly very remote-areas they already had under their control, and continued mining or found other sources of income. 18 In the mining sites under government control, the FARDC and the police were able to establish a tighter control over production and trade. We observed this in ...

  • Congo Rainforest And Basin Places Wwf

    Congo Rainforest And Basin Places Wwf

    The Congo Basin is extremely rich in wood, oil and minerals such as diamonds, gold and coltan used to make cell phones. Many people depend on such resources for their livelihoods, and the global demand for these materials is increasing. A large and growing percentage of the Congo Basin is under concession to logging and mining companies.

  • Beyond Conflict Minerals The Congos Resource Curse

    Beyond Conflict Minerals The Congos Resource Curse

    After a World Bankbacked revision of the DRCs mining code led a rash of state-owned mines to be privatized, AngloGold began exploration in Mongbwalu, a remote area near the Ugandan border. The company had no illusions about what it was getting itself into and, far from trying to insulate its operations from the conflict, dove in headfirst.

  • Congo Miners Seek Code Concessions As Arbitration On Hold

    Congo Miners Seek Code Concessions As Arbitration On Hold

    Oct 12, 2018 Remote Areas Randgolds Kibali project, Africas biggest gold mine thats expected to produce more than 700,000 ounces of gold this year, is located in a remote area in northeast Congos ...

  • Who Ebola Virus Disease Democratic Republic Of The Congo

    Who Ebola Virus Disease Democratic Republic Of The Congo

    Oct 10, 2019 This brings additional challenges to the response, including an extremely volatile security situation, difficulty accessing some remote areas, relatively poorer Ebola awareness and delays to engaging with the community leading to mistrust and misunderstandings, and potential under-reporting of cases, especially around some mining sites.

  • Mapping Artisanal Mining Areas And Mineral Supply

    Mapping Artisanal Mining Areas And Mineral Supply

    ence in mining seems to continue undisturbed in more remote areas. Furthermore, some other speci c issues continue, including illegal taxation by armed actors at road- blocks, and the interference by Congolese army units.

  • Conflict Minerals Initiatives In Dr Congo Perceptions

    Conflict Minerals Initiatives In Dr Congo Perceptions

    Nov 12, 2013 More remote areas, on the other hand, ... The second section provides case studies from various mining sites throughout eastern Congo. Each

  • Mining In The Congo

    Mining In The Congo

    Democratic Republic of Congo - Mining Africa. It is known as Congo-Kinshasa, DR Congo, DROC, DRC and simply Congo. It had other names in the past, from 1908 until 1960 the country was named the Belgian Congo, and between 1971 and 1997 it was known as Zaire. The DRC is the second biggest African country by area and the biggest in Sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Glencorekatanga Mining Ltd Democratic Republic Of Congo

    Glencorekatanga Mining Ltd Democratic Republic Of Congo

    Feb 19, 2019 The Benchmarks Foundation click to view. GlencoreXstrata faces questions over deals made with friend of DRC leader, The Guardian, 19 May 2014 click to view. Mining giant Glencore accused in child labour and acid dumping row, The Guardian, 12 April 2012 click to view. Global Campaign to Stop Corporate Impunity click to view. Business World, Glencore invests in Congo

  • Green Economy Wwf Congo Basin

    Green Economy Wwf Congo Basin

    1. Overlapping land-uses 2. Raise in poaching, due to better access to previously remote areas roads make it easier for poachers to reach animals in remote areas, and help fuel the bushmeat trade. 3. Unsustainable human settlements, which lead to habitat degradation and destruction 4. Pollution, generated by mines, which affects freshwater supplies and directly threatens millions of people ...

  • Congo Miners Seek Code Concessions As Arbitration On Hold

    Congo Miners Seek Code Concessions As Arbitration On Hold

    Oct 12, 2018 Remote Areas Randgolds Kibali project, Africas biggest gold mine thats expected to produce more than 700,000 ounces of gold this year, is located in a remote area in northeast Congos ...

  • Plan To Drain Congo Peat Bog For Oil Could Release Vast

    Plan To Drain Congo Peat Bog For Oil Could Release Vast

    Feb 28, 2020 A scientist at work in a remote part of Congo-Brazzaville that is thought to contain billions of tonnes of peat. Photograph Simon LewisUniversity of Leeds

Latest News

We provide you with the latest news and information about sand and gravel equipment.