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Handbook: Developing National ASGM Formalization Strategies within National Action Plans

This document aims to assist countries to develop artisanal and small-scale gold mining formalization strategies as part of their National Action Plans under the Minamata Convention on Mercury. The target audience is countries and agencies, but the guidance is also relevant for private sector stakeholders (including financial institutions and mining companies), non-governmental organizations, universities, donors, and other stakeholders.

Additional Info

Jorden De Haan, J de Haan, B Turner
Publication Year
Associated Partners
Global Mercury Partnership
English, French, Spanish
Publishing Institution Webpage
Data Source Classification
Global Report
Research Type
Research Methodology
Primary - OBSERVATION, Other
Thematic Tags
Political, Formalization, Economic, Government Revenue, Social, Health and Safety, Human Rights, Labor and Working Conditions, Technological, Education and Training, Environmental, Deforestation, Degradation, Mercury, Pollution, Water
Global, Global/Multi-Region
Last Updated
March 6, 2020