Marange Diamond Mining

  • Alluvial Diamond Mining in Marange

    Alluvial Diamond Mining in Marange

    11/05/2015 · Mining operations by these companies namely Anjin, Mbada diamonds, Marange Resources, Diamond Mining Company (DMC), Jinan, Gye Nyame, and Kusena diamonds have remained secretive over the years with government receiving insignificant revenues in spite of being the major shareholder. Revenue loss When the KP partially lifted the trade embargo on two mining companies in Marange .

  • The Marange diamond fields of Zimbabwe: An overview ...

    The Marange diamond fields of Zimbabwe: An overview ...

    09/11/2011 · Militarised diamond mining and trading at Marange has resulted in loss of life, human rights abuses, corrupt practices and the enrichment of a privileged and powerful political elite. As a result of the Zimbabwe government's actions, the world's diamond industry has been brought into disrepute. BROUGHT TO YOU BY PAMBAZUKA NEWS * This report was first published by Sokwanele, a .

  • Women struggles and largescale diamond mining in Marange ...

    Women struggles and largescale diamond mining in Marange ...

    01/12/2015 · Abstract. The arrival of largescale diamond mining activities brought hope and enthusiasm to many women within and around Marange, Mutare District, Zimbabwe. Ordinary Zimbabweans believed that diamond mining would transform the lives of the region's inhabitants. However, such anticipated transformation turned into rage and despair, and ...

  • About the missing 15 billion diamond revenue...

    About the missing 15 billion diamond revenue...

    16/03/2018 · Marange, a history. Geologists working for global diamond mining giant, De Beers, are credited with discovering the Marange alluvial diamond deposits around 2000. Thereafter, De Beers, through its prospecting company, Kimberlitic Searches, acquired two Exclusive Prospecting Orders (EPO) for Marange in the early 2000s.

  • In Marange, illegal diamond trade thrives – for the ...

    In Marange, illegal diamond trade thrives – for the ...

    20/07/2021 · In 2011, the diamond companies had tried to assuage increasing protests against the lack of clarity in the use of the Marange diamonds by launching a community share ownership trust for the locals. In a public show, representatives of the companies had handed a dummy cheque of US1,5 million to government, promising that the fund would be given US50 million. However, ever since, .

  • Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses, Zimbabwe ...

    Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses, Zimbabwe ...

    08/04/2014 · Marange diamond fields were known to the public in 2006, triggering a diamond rush which lasted for 3 to 4 years. At the height of artisanal mining in 2008 an estimated 40 000 artisanal miners and diggers were now living in the diamond fields. However, without warning, government deployed the army into Marange in November 2008 to violently put to an end artisanal mining. What .

  • The fields of Marange: where is the ...

    The fields of Marange: where is the ...

    21/08/2013 · Marange grabbed international headlines particularly after 2008's Operation Hakudzokwi, which saw the government viciously evicting illegal diamond miners to make way for formal mining .

  • Overview of the Marange diamond fields

    Overview of the Marange diamond fields

    03/11/2011 · Militarised diamond mining and trading at Marange has resulted in loss of life, human rights abuses, corrupt practices and the enrichment of a .

  • OPEN LETTER ON THE IMPACT OF MINING ON THE RIGHTS OF ...

    OPEN LETTER ON THE IMPACT OF MINING ON THE RIGHTS OF ...

    Since 2010, when diamond mining was formalised in Marange area, mining activities has put the eduion system in Marange at a very precarious position. For instance, in 2010 the Diamond Mining Company (DMC) was given a concession that surrounds two schools namely Chiadzwa primary school and Chiadzwa Secondary school better known as (Gandauta Primary school). This led to school .

  • Zimbabwe JV to set sustainable diamond mining benchmark

    Zimbabwe JV to set sustainable diamond mining benchmark

    11/12/2018 · Botswana Diamonds and its joint venture partner in Zimbabwe, Vast Resources, have entered into an agreement which aims to unlock the diamond value within Zimbabwe's Marange Diamond Fields. In doing so, it will also establish a new benchmark for sustainable and mutuallybeneficial mining development in the southern African country, MD James Campbell tells .

  • Part 1: KPCSC gives insight into illegal diamond mining ...

    Part 1: KPCSC gives insight into illegal diamond mining ...

    2 days ago · In Zimbabwe, it's happening [artisanal diamond mining] but it's outside the law in Marange. There is artisanal mining going on in Marange and of course, it's outside the law. It's unlike in West Africa where you have it legalised in terms of the different classes of artisanal mining. So artisanal diamond mining employs quite a lot of people. I don't have the statistics .

  • Villagers in Zimbabwe Marange Diamond Fields in Mass ...

    Villagers in Zimbabwe Marange Diamond Fields in Mass ...

    26/04/2018 · Groups of miners in the diamond fields in Marange in 2006. When the scramble peaked in October 2008, more than 35,000 people, including children and women, were either mining or buying diamonds .

  • ZCDC pledges to better Marange villagers' lives

    ZCDC pledges to better Marange villagers' lives

    17/09/2021 · Mining companies operating in Chiadzwa have often been accused of neglecting villagers displaced by the mining venture. Mabhudhu urged Marange villagers not to speak ill about the company's mining activities since that would affect the marketing of the precious stones. Trending . Chinese company that pegged a whole village operating illegally "There is no market of diamonds in .

  • The impact of diamond mining on local communities in ...

    The impact of diamond mining on local communities in ...

    The survey further established that young men from Marange resort to sneaking into the diamond fields for artisanal diamond mining. This enables them to earn an income of between USD 200 and USD 500 per month. Artisanal diamond mining is however forbidden by law. It proves to be a risky venture because once artisanal miners are caught, they are subjected to .

  • Talking Points: Marange Diamond Mining Operations Under ...

    Talking Points: Marange Diamond Mining Operations Under ...

    15/05/2018 · Alluvial diamonds depleted, is there hope for conglomerate diamond mining in Marange. Previous diamond mining companies did not carry out any meaningful exploration activities. Considering that alluvial diamonds are diminishing, ZCDC is undertaking exploration work on conglomerate diamonds to evaluate diamond resources with a view of increasing the resource value. ZCDC has .

  • Chinese firm not paying diamond proceeds to Zimbabwe: FM

    Chinese firm not paying diamond proceeds to Zimbabwe: FM

    17/05/2012 · Anjin along with Diamond Mining Corporation, Mbada and Marange Resources are mining the gemstones in Zimbabwe's eastern Marange area, where activists have reported gross rights abuses. Zimbabwe government owns a 50 percent stake in all the four companies. Biti said Anjin's failure to pay in proceeds from its diamond sales could impact negatively on Zimbabwe's 4billion budget .

  • Overview of the Marange diamond fields – Nehanda Radio

    Overview of the Marange diamond fields – Nehanda Radio

    03/11/2011 · Militarised diamond mining and trading at Marange has resulted in loss of life, human rights abuses, corrupt practices and the enrichment of a .