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GOLD: Addressing Mercury Pollution from Artisanal Gold ... Mali: Artisanal small scale mining is responsible for up to 35% of global emission of mercury into the environment. The GEF Council recently approved, at the October 2016 meeting, a global program to address "The Global Opportunities for Long-term Development "GOLD" in the Artisanal Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) sector, including . Ghana crackdown on illegal gold mining inflames . Mr Boateng said the problem was exacerbated because the previous government had failed to police the mining sector effectively and curb the expansion of small-scale mining using heavy equipment. Ghana's Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting Cocoa ... The Small-Scale Gold Mining Act of 1989 implemented a system for obtaining small-scale mining licenses. These initial galamsey workers were groups of nine or less artisanal miners working by hand ...    Read More