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.
Journal articlesENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE ACCESS TO RESOURCES RIGHT TO NATURAL RESOURCES CONTROL ACTIVISM ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION GEOPOLITICS ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY
Between activism and science : grassroots concepts for sustainability coined by environmental justice organizations
Environmental justice organizations (EJO) have introduced or adopted powerful concepts and principles to analyze and to cope with environmental conflicts.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 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.
Urban agriculture is an increasingly popular practice in cities worldwide, and a sustainable future for it is critical, especially for the urban poor of the developing world.Publication DateSunday, July 3, 2005