Children working in mines and quarries: evidence from West and Central Africa

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Thorsen, Dorte; UNICEF West and Central Africa Regional Office;
  • Publisher: UNICEF WCAR
  • Subject: G | H

This briefing paper focuses on boys and girls working in mines and quarries in West and Central Africa. Most children work in artisanal and small-scale mines (ASM), using labour-intensive methods to extract minerals and precious stones. Artisanal and small-scale mines o... View more
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