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Marange diamond mines pollute rivers, Zimbabwe EJAtlas

2014-4-8  Diamond Mining Corporation from United Arab Emirates Mbada Diamonds from Zimbabwe Marange Resources from Zimbabwe: Relevant government actors: Ministry of Mines and Mining Development, Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation, Minerals Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe, Environmental Management Agency, Zimbabwe National Water Authority

Marange Diamonds Geological Society of Zimbabwe

The Marange diamond area is now secured against illegal mining activities, and four companies are commercially exploiting the resource. Families that have been disturbed by the mining activities have been re-settled. A unique feature of the Marange diamonds is the brownish colouration on the outer skin of some stones. This is believed to be

THE MARANGE DIAMOND FIELDS OF ZIMBABWE: AN

2011-11-15  THE MARANGE DIAMOND FIELDS OF ZIMBABWE: AN OVERVIEW . October, 2011 From the early 1990s, South African diamond mining conglomerate De Beers started prospecting in the Marange area, about 100km south west of Mutare. Geologists interviewed by Human Rights Watch (HRW), in its report, “Diamonds in the Rough” (June 2009),estimated the

The Marange diamond fields of Zimbabwe: An overview

2011-11-9  Militarised diamond mining and trading at Marange has resulted in loss of life, human rights abuses, corrupt practices and the enrichment of a privileged and powerful political elite. As a result of the Zimbabwe government's actions, the world's diamond industry has been brought into disrepute.

The Long, Troubling Tale of Marange Diamonds JCK

2019-7-19  Diamond mining in the Marange area of Zimbabwe (image courtesy of the Centre for Resources and Development) The current confusion over just who is mining in Marange is the latest chapter in that region’s long, troubled diamond history.

The story of Zimbabwe’s Marange diamonds: Pollution

2012-12-12  The Marange diamond story has been one sad episode after another and the trend continues. The first major challenge was the unannounced invasion of Marange by tens of thousands of artisanal miners, merchants and dealers who did not submit to the local traditional leaders, culture and lifestyle.

Women struggles and large-scale diamond mining in

2015-12-1  The arrival of large-scale diamond mining activities brought hope and enthusiasm to many women within and around Marange, Mutare District, Zimbabwe. Ordinary Zimbabweans believed that diamond mining would transform the lives of the region’s inhabitants. However, such anticipated transformation turned into rage and despair, and presented

Diamond mining in Zimbabwe: A story of the people

2017-12-18  And diamond mining in Zimbabwe is no exception. In 2001 diamonds were first discovered in the Marange area in Eastern Zimbabwe. Since then these diamond field has been beset by conflict, bloodshed, forced labor and government crackdowns. According to one industry expert the Marange diamond area is the richest diamond

Diamond mining in Zimbabwe (mining diamonds)

2021-6-9  In layman’s terms, alluvial diamonds are “the low hanging fruit” in diamond mining due to the simplistic mining and processing methods that can be used to recover them. Alluvial diamonds were first mined in Marange in 2006 and in 2009. Eight companies were issued with Special Grants to mine diamonds in Marange and in Chimanimani.

Women struggles and large-scale diamond mining in

The arrival of large-scale diamond mining activities brought hope and enthusiasm to many women within and around Marange, Mutare District, Zimbabwe. Ordinary Zimbabweans believed that diamond mining would transform the lives of the region’s inhabitants. However, such anticipated transformation turned into rage and despair, and presented

Women struggles and large-scale diamond mining in

2015-12-1  The arrival of large-scale diamond mining activities brought hope and enthusiasm to many women within and around Marange, Mutare District, Zimbabwe. Ordinary Zimbabweans believed that diamond mining would transform the lives of the region’s inhabitants. However, such anticipated transformation turned into rage and despair, and presented

The Marange diamond fields of Zimbabwe: An overview

2011-11-9  Militarised diamond mining and trading at Marange has resulted in loss of life, human rights abuses, corrupt practices and the enrichment of a privileged and powerful political elite. As a result of the Zimbabwe government's actions, the world's diamond industry has been brought into disrepute.

The Long, Troubling Tale of Marange Diamonds JCK

2019-7-19  Diamond mining in the Marange area of Zimbabwe (image courtesy of the Centre for Resources and Development) The current confusion over just who is mining in Marange is the latest chapter in that region’s long, troubled diamond history.

Marange Diamonds Geological Society of Zimbabwe

The Marange diamond area is now secured against illegal mining activities, and four companies are commercially exploiting the resource. Families that have been disturbed by the mining activities have been re-settled. A unique feature of the Marange diamonds is the brownish colouration on the outer skin of some stones. This is believed to be

Transforming Zimbabwe’s Marange diamond sector

2021-8-2  of diamond mining firms from Marange was a manifestation of factional divisions within the ruling party pitting the then Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa against former President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace, a situation which culminated in the military coup that ousted Robert Mugabe

Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses,

2014-4-8  Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses, Zimbabwe. Description: Marange diamond fields were known to the public in 2006, triggering a diamond rush which lasted for 3 to 4 years. At the height of artisanal mining in 2008 an estimated 40 000 artisanal miners and diggers were now living in the diamond

Women struggles and large-scale diamond mining in

The arrival of large-scale diamond mining activities brought hope and enthusiasm to many women within and around Marange, Mutare District, Zimbabwe. Ordinary Zimbabweans believed that diamond mining would transform the lives of the region’s inhabitants. However, such anticipated transformation turned into rage and despair, and presented

Diamonds.net Atrocities at Marange

2021-8-25  The diamond mining takes place in arguably one of the poorest communities in Zimbabwe, and there is no evidence of the government investing a portion of the diamond wealth in the Marange community. The state-owned ZCDC has failed the accountability test.

Labour Management Issues in Marange Diamond Mines

2019-5-31  The chapter reviews labour management issues in Marange Diamond Mines. The mines were centre for illegal mining, human rights abuses and unfair labour practices. There is need of labour laws to protect workers and fight the abuse of employee rights. Workers need knowledge and awareness of their rights so that they can demand CSR.

Location Maps Marange diamond fields, Chiadzwa,

Mining Companies Statistics Users Mineral Museums Mineral Shows & Events The Mindat Directory Device Settings The Mineral Quiz. Location Maps Marange diamond fields, Chiadzwa, Mutare District (Umtali District), Manicaland, Zimbabwe. Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 19° 36' 8'' South,32° 21' 4'' East:

Marange diamond mining industry : socio-political

The political dynamics and troubling trajectory of diamond mining in Marange are widely acknowledged (Saunders & Nyamunda, 2016). Based on perceptions of selected miners in one diamond mining company in Zimbabwe, the thesis suggests an employee well-being framework that adopts a holistic approach towards understanding the functionality of an

Women struggles and large-scale diamond mining in

The arrival of large-scale diamond mining activities brought hope and enthusiasm to many women within and around Marange, Mutare District, Zimbabwe. Ordinary Zimbabweans believed that diamond mining would transform the lives of the region’s inhabitants. However, such anticipated transformation turned into rage and despair, and presented

Anjin Investments, Marange Resources & Diamond Mining

2012-9-9  Anjin Investments, Marange Resources and Diamond Mining Corporation are mining companies involved in diamond exploration and mining in the Marange communal lands. The companies have been accused of discharging untreated waste material into the Odzi, Singwizi and Save rivers. These discharges have heavily polluted the rivers, causing them to

Labour Management Issues in Marange Diamond Mines

2019-5-31  The chapter reviews labour management issues in Marange Diamond Mines. The mines were centre for illegal mining, human rights abuses and unfair labour practices. There is need of labour laws to protect workers and fight the abuse of employee rights. Workers need knowledge and awareness of their rights so that they can demand CSR.

Zimbabwe: Marange Diamonds Zanu-PF's Best Friend?

The diamond fields belong to the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC), which fully owns Marange Resources Ltd. However, ZMDC also holds 50-50 joint ventures with three other mining firms the Diamond Mining Corporation (DMC), Mbada Diamonds and Anjin Investments (a joint venture with a Chinese construction firm).

Chinese investments, Marange diamonds and ‘militarised

2021-7-7  This was the onset of the militarisation of the Marange diamond mining operations and has a bearing on the labour relations that evolved. Our field research showed that Chinese investor’s labour process, unlike other mining investors, is based on direct control and

Marange Diamonds. one of the greatest heists in world

2020-1-21  Marange Diamonds. one of the greatest heists in world history. The Ministry took over the claims and in 2008 they established 6 companies with the right to mine diamonds on the site.

The impact of diamond mining on local communities in

The survey further established that young men from Marange resort to sneaking into the diamond fields for artisanal diamond mining. This enables them to earn an income of between USD 200 and USD 500 per month. Artisanal diamond mining is however forbidden by law.

Location Maps Marange diamond fields, Chiadzwa,

Mining Companies Statistics Users Mineral Museums Mineral Shows & Events The Mindat Directory Device Settings The Mineral Quiz. Location Maps Marange diamond fields, Chiadzwa, Mutare District (Umtali District), Manicaland, Zimbabwe. Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 19° 36' 8'' South,32° 21' 4'' East:

Anjin Investments, Marange Resources & Diamond Mining

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