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Informality in mineral resource management in Asia: Raising questions relating to community economies and sustainable development

Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala


Informal mining activities provide livelihoods for millions of poor in mineral-rich developing countries. Yet, they continue to remain one of the least understood areas in mineral resource management. While its poverty reduction potential is acknowledged, the heterogeneous forms of mining that come under its purview are not well discussed. This article aims to draw attention to the politics of definition by briefly introducing the reader to the nomenclature currently used to describe such...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
Source: Natural Resources Forum


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