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Delve Country Profile: Madagascar

The Delve Country Profile: Madagascar was developed through a collaboration between the World Bank Extractives Global Programmatic Support Multi-Donor Trust Fund and Pact. The Country Profile highlights key data points associated with the ASM sector compiled through a review of existing literature. The Profile provides information on the scale and size of ASM sector, background on government’s efforts to develop the sector (governance, impacts and externalities), key issues, challenges and opportunities the sector faces, its contribution to relevant development indicators, and key data needs.

Additional Info

Author(s)
Patricia Ns Ndagano, Nathan Schneck
Publication Year
2021
Associated Partners
World Bank, Pact
Language
English
Data Source Classification
Program Report
Research Type
Secondary
Research Methodology
Secondary - PREVIOUS RESEARCH, Secondary - OFFICIAL STATISTICS
Thematic Tags
Political, Formalization, Governance, Large-scale Mining, Supply Chains, Economic, Export, Government Revenue, Income, Social, Child Labor, Community, Employment, Gender, Health and Safety, Human Rights, Labor and Working Conditions, Livelihoods, Technological, Extraction, Mine Life Cycle, Processing, Legal, Land Rights, Laws and Regulations, Licensing, Mineral Rights, Environmental, Deforestation, Degradation, Land, Mercury, Pollution, Reclamation, Waste Management, Water
Minerals
Gemstones, Gold, Mica
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Madagascar
Last Updated
July 6, 2021