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Understanding the economic contribution of Small-scale Mining in East Africa

Supplier: 

Pact Global

Research Type: 

Regional Research

Start Date: 

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

End Date: 

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Budget: 

GBP 249,859

Theme: 

Natural Resources

Project Target Countries: 

Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda

Procurement: 

Open Competition

Project Description: 

This research study will have three main objectives namely:

  • conduct an overarching synthesis to understand the impact of small-scale mining operations on economies and livelihoods in low to middle income countries, and explore the implications for three case study countries in East Africa;
  • in three selected case study countries (Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda) map the scale of small-scale mining operations and assess the current and potential national and sub-national economic contribution of the sector and policy approaches to maximise benefits for poor (drawing on the work of others where possible); and;
  • make key recommendations to maximize the economic contribution of small-scale mining sector to promote inclusive and sustained growth for Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda both at the national level and for relevant sub-national geographic areas.
 

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