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
Altering the climate of poverty under climate change in Sub-Saharan Africa : setting priorities and strategies for adaptation with the forests to climate; end of the project report, March 2008 – July 2011
The Congo basin Forests and Climate Change Adaptation (CoFCCA) project was implemented in three countries in Central Africa: Cameroon, Central Africa Republic, and Democratic Republic of Congo.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
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.