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ERSMA is the unifying body of all Erongo Small Miners and therefore is in a position to coordinate and operate a fair stones trading process for the region.

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Fair Jewelry » Erongo small-scale Miners Gemstone ...

Jan 04, 2013  The Erongo Small Scale Miners Association is a not for profit organization established to support the local gemstone miners in the Erongo Region of Namibia. The organization is operated and governed by small scale miners, with support from stakeholders such as the Erongo Regional Council and The Rössing Foundation. ERSMA was established

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Small scale mining activities for Small Scale Miners ...

APP-00571 - Small scale mining activities for Small Scale Miners Association of Namibia. Small scale mining activities, on mining claim 66788-66821, resettlement farm Neu Shwaben 148, Erongo Region, Namibia. Prpject status APPROVED.

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Third Small Scale Mining Association on cards Namibia ...

Small scale miners in the south are mulling for a second association for their region and a third for the country. Erongo Region Small Miners Association as the mother body for small scale miners was founded by the Rossing Foundation and the Ministry of Mines and Energy. Arnold Kumundu acting association administrator for ERSMA said in past ...

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Supporting Indigenous Small-Scale Miners in Namibia - ICMM ...

Small-scale miners were mobilized to come together and join the locally managed institution known as Erongo Region Small-scale Miners’ Association (Ersma), which was established in 2008. The foundation provided business management training and assisted the association with developing its constitution and legally registering as a not-for ...

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Mining - Erongo Regional Council

Small-scale Mining. Small-scale mining, as a sub-sector of the mining sector, provides a livelihood to a quite number of people and their dependents, alleviating poverty. It is estimated that there are about 2,000 small-scale miners in the Erongo Region, operating in cooperatives of about ten people each.

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Namibia: Erongo Small Miners Get EC Funding - allAfrica

Jul 01, 2008  The Erongo Region Small Scale Miners Association (ERSSMA) has received N$8,3 million from the European Commission (EC) to enable them to effectively mine tourmaline gemstones in the region.

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Small scale mining activities for Small Scale Miners ...

APP-00571 - Small scale mining activities for Small Scale Miners Association of Namibia. Small scale mining activities, on mining claim 66788-66821, resettlement farm Neu Shwaben 148, Erongo Region, Namibia. Prpject status APPROVED.

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Mining - Erongo Regional Council

Small-scale Mining. Small-scale mining, as a sub-sector of the mining sector, provides a livelihood to a quite number of people and their dependents, alleviating poverty. It is estimated that there are about 2,000 small-scale miners in the Erongo Region, operating in cooperatives of about ten people each.

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Namibia: Erongo Small Miners Get EC Funding

Jul 03, 2008  The Erongo Region Small Scale Miners Association (ERSSMA) has received N$8,3 million from the European Commission (EC) to enable them to effectively mine tourmaline gemstones in the region. The money was channeled through the National Planning Commission to the Erongo Regional Council, which also contributed 5 percent towards the N$8,3 million.

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Namibia: Erongo Small Miners Get EC Funding - allAfrica

Jul 01, 2008  The Erongo Region Small Scale Miners Association (ERSSMA) has received N$8,3 million from the European Commission (EC) to enable them to

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Small Scale Miners In Namibia

The Erongo Small Scale Miners Association is a not for profit organization established. Prices / Quote. Small Miners In Namibia. Namibia Empowering Small Miners in Hardap Region. New Era, 23 May 2014. Smallscale miners based in the Hardap Region recently received a boost from Get Price. Erongo smallscale Miners Gemstone.

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recognized that small-scale mining creates employment opportunities for many and encourages entrepreneurship, majority of the small-scale mining activities have been taking place illegally. Farm Tubussis is one the hotspots in Erongo Region where small-scale mining activities have been taking

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Small-Scale Mining and Its Impact on Poverty in Namibia: A ...

This project was designed to explore small-scale mining activities in Erongo Region of Namibia. The main objective was to explore possible contributions of small-scale mining to poverty alleviation in Namibia. The study seeks to achieve three specific objectives, namely activities of

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Small-scale miners struggling to survive - The Namibian

Jan 29, 2013  KARIBIB - Small-scale miners in the Erongo Region are struggling to keep their heads above water due to a shortage of equipment and hassles

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THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SMALL-SCALE MINING

SMALL-SCALE MINING IN NAMIBIA: A CASE STUDY OF UIS SMALL SCALE MINING SITE - ERONGO REGION A research paper submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Public Policy and Administration Of The UNIVERSITY OF NAMIBIA (UNAM) Faculty of Economics and Management Science

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Thekla Mutero - Co- Founder President - EMERGING MINING ...

EMERGING MINING ASSOCIATION OF NAMIBIA. Jun 2021 - Present3 months. Walvis Bay, Namibia. EMERGING MINING ASSOCIATION OF NAMIBIA. Is the First National Association of all Miners for Namibians. - With the aim to revive the value our minerals. - Empowerment of our Miners to how to mine safe, to promote sustainability to our environment.

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Small scale miners send SOS signal Namibia Economist

The Acting Administrator of the Erongo Region Small Miners Association (Ersma), an organisation that represents about 1600 small miners in the Erongo Region, told The Economist that the assistance being given to his organisation was “very far from being adequate” and is mostly in kind, in the form of PPE (personal protection equipment).

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Kathryn Blakemore - Global Grants Compliance and Assurance ...

Erongo Region Small Scale Miners Association Jan 2011 - Jul 2012 1 year 7 months. Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia I was responsible for the organizational development and management of ERSMA and its Tool Hire arm, Topaz. The organization is the representative body for all independent small scale miners in the Erongo region of Namibia.

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Rössing Foundation

The Small-scale Miners' Stakeholders Forum, consisting of Rössing, Rössing Foundation and other companies in mining related activities in the region, as well as the Government of Namibia, supports the Erongo Regional Small-scale Miners' Association, which represent the interest of an estimated 1,600 small-scale miners in the region.

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1.Background - procurement-notices.undp

However, it has been realized that the health of the small-scale miners is at risk. Against this background, the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) require services of a consultant or consultants to train the small-scale miners at Otjimbojo and Omapyu in Erongo Region

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Environmental Situation Analysis 15 March

small-scale mining to contribute to sustainable development in the region. An environmental situation analysis was conducted which considers the state of the environment in small-scale mining areas of Erongo. It focused on the biophysical, social and economic situation of small-scale mining in six major small-scale mining areas. These are:

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Deputy Minister hands over mining equiptment to ERSMA

Sep 29, 2015  Mr. Kumundu mentioned that small scale mining in the Erongo region is form of self employment as it also assists government to draw a large scale of young Namibians from the streets. The Ministry of Mines and Energy, together with stakeholders in government are working hard to assist small scale mining across the country.

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Small-Scale Mining and Its Impact on Poverty in Namibia: A ...

This project was designed to explore small-scale mining activities in Erongo Region of Namibia. The main objective was to explore possible contributions of small-scale mining to poverty alleviation in Namibia. The study seeks to achieve three specific objectives, namely activities of

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Small scale miners send SOS signal Namibia Economist

The Acting Administrator of the Erongo Region Small Miners Association (Ersma), an organisation that represents about 1600 small miners in the Erongo Region, told The Economist that the assistance being given to his organisation was “very far from being adequate” and is mostly in kind, in the form of PPE (personal protection equipment).

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Fair Jewelry » Traceable Gemstones Pearls

The Erongo Small Scale Miners Association. Is a not for profit organization established to support the local gemstone miners in the Erongo Region of Namibia. The organization is operated and governed by small scale miners, with support from stakeholders such as the Erongo Regional Council and The Rössing Foundation.

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Small miners get a market in Erongo - The Namibian

Jul 31, 2007  Chairperson of the Erongo Small Miners Association, Chris Timbo, said the association has 2 500 members from that region and hopes to have a Namibian Small Miners Association

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Semi Precious Stones Welcome to Chamber Of Mines ...

A variety of unique semi-precious stones can be found in parts of the Erongo region and other areas of the country. The gems are mostly mined by small-scale miners and sold either directly to tourists via local market places, to jewellery outlets for use in their products or international merchants.

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Rössing Foundation

The Small-scale Miners' Stakeholders Forum, consisting of Rössing, Rössing Foundation and other companies in mining related activities in the region, as well as the Government of Namibia, supports the Erongo Regional Small-scale Miners' Association, which represent the interest of an estimated 1,600 small-scale miners in the region.

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GemTradeNet- Buy and Sell Gemstones Jewelry: 2008

Aug 01, 2008  The Erongo Region Small Scale Miners Association (ERSSMA) has received N$8,3 million from the European Commission (EC) to enable them to effectively mine tourmaline gemstones in the region. The money was channeled through the National Planning Commission to the Erongo Regional Council, which also contributed 5 percent towards the N$8,3 million.

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Alfred Sanekavo George - Managing Owner - Rocks Minerals ...

The objective of the project was to improve livelihoods of about 1600 Small Scale Miners. ERSMA needed to be capacitated fist ( recognized, funded for self-funding so that in a sustainable manner the association could support the Small Scale Miners in the Erongo Region/Namibia.

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1.Background - procurement-notices.undp

However, it has been realized that the health of the small-scale miners is at risk. Against this background, the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) require services of a consultant or consultants to train the small-scale miners at Otjimbojo and Omapyu in Erongo Region

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Kathryn Blakemore - Global Grants Compliance and Assurance ...

Erongo Region Small Scale Miners Association Jan 2011 - Jul 2012 1 year 7 months. Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia I was responsible for the organizational development and management of ERSMA and its Tool Hire arm, Topaz. The organization is the representative body for all independent small scale miners in the Erongo region of Namibia.

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Faculty of Science Geology Department

Limited research is done on the activities of small-scale mining in Namibia which results in unavailability of data. Although recent studies reveal that about 5 000 to 10 000 Namibians work as small-scale miners, information about mining activities in Namibia remain a rare commodity. Small-scale miners mostly concentrate on commodities

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25 years of cooperation towards poverty alleviation in the ...

The Erongo Development Foundation (EDF) was officially launched by the late Hon. Daniel Tjongarero in 1996 and registered as a Trust.The rationale behind the establishment of the EDF was to create an efficient conduit for channelling donor funding to address poverty in the Erongo Region with the key philosophy to nurture a caring society (ubuntu).

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