Research from Central and East Africa shows that, despite facing engrained gender barriers, women are important participants in the economic activity surrounding artisanal and small-scale mining, and some are forging new economic pathways.
Partnership Africa Canada’s (PAC) Just Gold project aims to bring legal, conflict-free, and traceable gold from artisanal mine sites in the Democratic Republic of Congo to international markets.Published date2016
Journal articlesWOMEN GENDER EQUALITY HOUSEHOLD EMPOWERMENT WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION MARRIED WOMEN
This paper is an analysis of the factors that predict the involvement of women in
decision-making within households in Zambia. It is a study at the micro-level ofPublished dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 00:00
This project will provide empirical evidence on the constraints and opportunities for women's economic empowerment in artisanal and small scale mining (ASM), and on the impact of regulatory reforms.