Gender Diversity in the Mining Sector , But I was naive about the gender bias that was present in the work place, especially in traditional sectors such as mining The mining sector is vital to the prosperity of the Canadian economy The industry faces labour shortages due to an aging workforce, requiring strong recruitment of new talent...

GENDER AND THE EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES PUTTING GENDER ON THE CORPORATE AGENDA 2 GENDER AND THE ETRACTIE INDUSTRIES Women face systemic discrimination in all phases of an , which is a benefit of mining, can have unintended consequences for ,...

Gender mainstreaming in mine action was part of a larger movement to end discrimination and mainstream gender in security sector reform Before guidelines on how to integrate gender into mine action were standardised, several documents were published to highlight the importance of gender mainstreaming in that domain...

Apr 28, 2019 0183 32 The gender chapter in the Responsible Mining Index concludes with a call to increase safety measures for women working in the mining industry, particularly after a ,...

African Mining, Gender, and Local Employment , scale mining, women rarely go underground into pits, for which there are often taboos and stigmas ILO,1999 3 onservicesissubstantial itisestimatedatamorethan50 increasefromthe sample mean The results are robust to a wide battery of robustness checks....

Gender has been recognised as an important dimension when it comes to how the public is affected by, and responds to, the mining sector This paper investigates the way that gender differences play out in relation to social licence and extractive industri...

Gender dimensions of artisanal and small-scale mining a rapid assessment toolkit English Abstract Artisanal and small-scale mining ASM is a global reality It represents a longstanding and important livelihood for more than 100 million men and women around the world...

The local mining industry has made significant strides in executing transformation and promoting gender diversity in terms of women representation, with the number of women having increased from ....

viii Gender Dimensions of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining A Rapid Assessment Toolkit Acknowledgments generous in sharing their knowledge and experi-ence, especially Sergio Ye and Joaquim Langa, ITC, Isabel-Maria Casimiro, Centre for African Studies...

Gender Mining Program Gender and Mining program seeks to address women issues in the mining sector by giving relevance to the women working and living in mining areas This is done through women leadership development, policy reforms, community mobilization and networking with like minded organisation to create vibrant movement of women in ....

HOW CAN GOVERNMENTS STRENGTHEN THEIR GOVERNANCE AND POLICY RESPONSES TO ADDRESS GENDER GAPS RELATED TO MINING?There is growing recognition that not only does the mining sector have different impacts on men and women, but that policy and governance responses to the sector also affect women and men differently Statistically, women and girls are more likely to ,...

gender, diversity and work conditions in mining mining and sustainable development lena abrahamsson, eugenia segerstedt, magnus nygren, jan johansson, bo johansson, ida edman and amanda 197 kerlund, lule 197 university of technology...

Mining not only has a negative impact on livelihoods, communities, and the socio-economic and physical environment it specifically and profoundly affects women This paper uses the gender analysis framework as a tool to make a comparative analysis of the impact of mining on the lives of women and men, and girls and boys The objective is...

LinkedIn Twitter The mining sector has historically been overwhelmed by men But today, things are slowly starting to change Indeed, the mining sector is experiencing a gender diversity watershed moment Through both commitment and action, companies are recognising the need for diversity at the board and senior management levels, as well as through the rest....

The Solomon Islands are facing mining developments that will have both environmental and social impacts 80 percent of Solomon Islanders live in rural areas and rely on natural resources for their food, shelter and income Often, communities have limited information or access to information and ....

actors working on gender and mining 2017 a report on gender equality and minerals traceability 2016 , and a report on the gender dimension of tin, tantalum and tungsten mining in the Great Lakes region 2016 Funding NGOs based in the Netherlands working on gender and mining, including ActionAid Netherlands, Solidaridad and SOMO 74...

Supervisor for PhD thesis on Women, Gender and Mining in Ghana The PhD thesis of Rufai Haruna Kilu is planned to be defended at Lule 229 University of Technology 16th June 2017 The title is ....

women Gender bias exists in the distribution of risks and benefits in mining projects, with significant cost implications for the industry, according to a report by Oxfam Australia As a result of gender-based inequalities in communities, Women Mining Breaking the cycle The women in artisanal and small-scale mining who tell their stories in ....

This paper provides a comprehensive critique of the very diverse ways in which women are affected by mining activities across the global South, focusing on the key areas of women as mineworkers, the gendered impacts of mining, changing gender dynamics in mining communities, and gendered inequalities in relation to the benefits of mining...

Jan 24, 2017 0183 32 Who benefits when a mining boom comes to town? The global rush to extract precious resources from the ground has brought both conflict and opportunity to the communities where it has taken root, but the costs and benefits of this billion-dollar industry are rarely evenly distributed Read more in our briefing on gender and the mining industry...

Jun 11, 2019 0183 32 This upcoming webinar will look at how countries can strengthen the gender component of their response to mining, to improve development outcomes from the mining sector, drawing lessons from the experience with artisanal and small-scale gold and coal mining in Colombia QUESTIONS TO BE ADDRESSED...

hectares as part of mining in a community under local custom A Problems of Gender and Cultural Issues in Mining With special reference to gender and cultural issues, mining operations are often perceived as widening gender disparities within communities Phiri, 2014 Women tend to...

Gender in Zambian Mining Women in Nonmetalliferous Smallscale Surface Mining Sector - written by Phiri Bertha, Chileshe Peter R K published on 2015/08/14 download full ,...

Intergovernmental Forum on Mining Join the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency and UNDP Environmental Governance Programme EGP June 18 for a webinar exploring how governments strengthen their governance and policy responses to address gender gaps in the mining sector...

3 MINING AND GENDER 3 Mining and gender The literature that discusses social sustainable development in the mining industry from a gender perspective is not particularly extensive, although it is growing The literature focuses mainly on mining in developing countries as well as on social problems...

The gendered impacts of mining The impacts of mining are not gender neutral Women often experience the negative impacts of mining more than men, and rarely receive the benefits that men do Our work shows that women are not consulted when companies negotiate access to ,...

This Training Manual on Gender Mainstreaming has been developed through the initiative of the Department of Gender and Social Development, in the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Development The manual is a product of a participatory process involving state and non-state actors as well as development partners...

Gender and Oil, Gas and Mining New Frontiers of Progress, Challenges and Solutions Toggle navigation Who We Are Leadership, organization, and history With 189 member countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership five institutions working for sustainable ....

Oct 04, 2017 0183 32 By Melody Kandare Johannesburg 04 October This past month world leaders gathered in New York for the 72th United Nations General Assembly, which coincided with the second anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals SGDs The Assembly was held amid calls from the United Nations and civil society for global leaders to prioritise gender ,...

Jan 09, 2018 0183 32 Can Gender Impacts of Mining in Haiti be Prevented? By Elaine Zuckerman, Gender Action Mining Controversy in Haiti Over the past 10 years, American and Canadian companies have invested more than 30 million to explore for gold and other metals in ,...