Gender issues in mining: Complications are high away from mainstream operations

Kogel, Jessica Elzea
January 2014
Mining Engineering;Jan2014, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p6
Academic Journal
The article presents insights from the author on the complications of gender issues in mining that are far away from mainstream operations. It enumerates a set of broader gender-related issues that are described as complex and sometimes contradictory, such as the involvement of women in small-scale mining (ASM). It examines the risks associated with ASM. It also encourages mining companies to adopt responsible business practices.


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