Category: Extractives Studies

Appraisal of Zambia’s Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Sector

Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) in Zambia is increasingly becoming an important source of employment for many who cannot get jobs in the formal sector. This sector is perceived by the Government of the Republic of Zambia (GRZ) as a potential source of tax revenue. ASM in Zambia has been habitually focused on the gemstone…
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Zambia’s Domestication of the Africa Mining Vision: A GAP ANALYSIS

The study employed a gap analysis to assess the extent to which Zambia’s mining policies and legislation are aligned with the Africa Mining Vision (AMV). The assessment was based on three focal pillars namely fiscal regime and revenue management; Geological and Mineral Information systems and Environmental and Social issues. Download Here