Southern Africa Resource Watch

DRC

Memorandum of Congolese Civil Society Organizations operating in the area of natural resources on the mining code revisionLes Organisations de la société civile œuvrant dans le secteur des ressources naturelles en RDC prennent de nouveau l’initiative de vous adresser le présent mémorandum, afin d’inviter le Gouvernement à fixer l’opinion sur le processus de la révision…
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South Africa Silicosis: The price of gold

The mining industry contributes significantly to the hardship experienced by black women in rural areas of South Africa. For decades, mining houses have drawn in young black men for labour, only for many to return home sick, with little to show for years spent toiling underground.

Zimbabwe

Gov. Mangudya – Commendable Stance on Artisanal MinersGovernor, Dr. John Mangudya plans to engage artisanal miners on responsible gold mining and decriminalise gold possession, which will assist artisanal miners.