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Dreschler, Bernd. 2001. Small-scale Mining and Sustainable Development within the SADC Region. IIED. http://www.iied.org/mmsd/mmsd_pdfs/asm_southern_africa.pdf (accessed October 4, 2006)
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Number of people in the mining sector in selected countries in Sub-Saharan Africa
Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
There is 1.5 million small-scale miners estimated to work within whole SADC region. Main countries for small-scale mining activities are Tanzania miners and Zimbabwe, where more people are involved in the small-scale, rather than in the large- and medium-scale mining industry.