Economic Contributions of Artisanal and Small Scale Mining in Uganda: Gold and Clay

This study aims to assess the current and potential economic contributions of Uganda's gold and clay ASM sector at the national and sub-national levels, identify specific barriers and opportunities for improved sectoral performance, and outline key recommendations for pro-poor development and broad-based economic growth.

Additional Info

Author(s)
L. Barreto, J. Hinton, P. Schein, F. Hruschka
Publication Year
2018
Associated Partners
Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM), UK Department for International Development (DFID), East Africa Research Fund
Publishing Institution Webpage
https://www.pactworld.org/library/economic-contributions-artisanal-and-small-scale-mining-uganda-gold-and-clay
Research Type
Primary
Thematic Tags
Political, Formalization, Governance, Economic, Export, Government Revenue, Income, Local Content, Social, Employment, Gender, Health and Safety, Labor and Working Conditions, Livelihoods, Legal, Land Rights, Laws and Regulations, Mineral Rights, Tax, Environmental
Minerals
Clays, Gold
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Uganda
Last Updated
July 16, 2019