ASM Handbook for Nigeria

John Tychsen (Editor), Peter W.U. Appel, U.A. Hassan, Thomas Jørgensen, O.C. Azubike

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This ASM Handbook has been written to help improve the performance of ASM operators in Nigeria. Every chapter responds to needs and issues that Nigerian female and male miners have said are important to them.

ASM operators throughout Nigeria face many challenges, the most important being lack of training and information in:

- Geology
- Mining methods
- Mineral processing methods
- Business skills to improve mining operations
- Safety and health practices
- Environmental management
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCopenhagen
Number of pages176
ISBN (Print)978-87-7871-308-7
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Programme Area

  • Programme Area 4: Mineral Resources


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