Artisanal and Small Scale Mining inBougainville: Risk, Reward and Regulation
This paper provides a high-level but comprehensive review of the status, as of mid-2016,1 of the artisanal and small-scale (ASM, or sometimes AASM) industry in post-conflict Bougainville, drawing on extensive fieldwork conducted during 2014–16.2 It focuses on the location of ASM activity and the modes and methods of production being used, the identity of miners, and the nature of their participation in ASM. It outlines preliminary findings regarding the way in which access is gained to land...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Dept. of Pacific Affairs (DPA) formerly State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM) Program|
|dp_2017_4_ofaircheallaigh_et_al.pdf||384.36 kB||Adobe PDF|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.