The World Bank works with governments, companies, NGOs and stakeholders to reduce poverty and boost prosperity by supporting the integrated sustainable development of communities involved in artisanal and small-scale mining in developing countries.
In early 1995, his Howerstock International Trading Ltd commissioned a Filipino geological consultant, Declaro Zafra and Associates, to survey the rich gold deposits in Kapoeta in south Sudan. Zafra identified five distinct gold-bearing localities in Kapoeta and estimated the total recovery potential at some 12 million ounces.
Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in Peru A Blessing
A report by Peru Support Group. Abstract High gold prices, persistent poverty and a shortage of employment opportunities in Peru have all contributed to an increase in artisanal and small-scale gold mining