Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Ethiopia

Project Title: Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Ethiopia: Examining the Policy Frameworks, Institutional Mechanisms and Gender Inclusion in ASM
Client: Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP), Ethiopia; Canadian International Resource and Development Institute (CIRDI)
Students: Adam Cassady, Huilin Gao, Catherine Tarimo, Juliana Craig, Sebastian Jarrin
Fieldwork Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Year: 2018-19

About the Project: Evaluating the adequacy of Ethiopia’s institutional mechanisms that are designed to enable gender inclusiveness in artisanal and small-scale mining operations. The output from this research was a policy report that CIRDI can refer to when supporting Ethiopia’s developing mining sector.

Key Words: Gender, Energy, Governance