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Agreements and Engagement with Rightsholders in Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Mining: Moving from Common Approaches toward Best Practice

This report provides guidance for planetGOLD ASGM entites to conform with the planetGOLD Criteria for Environmentally and Socially Responsible Operations, specifically one criterion that requires ASGM entities to consult with and seek free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) from any Indigenous or tribal community whose rights or lands may be impacted.

Additional Info

Author(s)
The planetGOLD Programme
Publication Year
2023
Associated Partners
Taylor Kennedy, Resolve; Julia Kennan, University of Queensland
Language
English, French, Spanish
Publishing Institution Webpage
https://www.planetgold.org/
Data Source Classification
Program Report
Research Type
Both
Research Methodology
Primary - INTERVIEW, Secondary - PREVIOUS RESEARCH, Primary - ANECDOTAL
Thematic Tags
Political, Due Diligence, Traceability, and Transparency, Supply Chains, Social, Community, Health and Safety, Human Rights, Livelihoods, Legal, Land Rights, Environmental, Land, Mercury
Minerals
Gold
Region
East Asia & Pacific, Latin America & Caribbean, Middle East & North Africa, South Asia
Country
Burkina Faso, Colombia, Guyana, Indonesia, Kenya, Mongolia, Peru, Philippines
Last Updated
February 3, 2024