The case of artisanal mining in Bolivia: Local participatory development and mining investment opportunities

@article{Quiroga2002TheCO,
  title={The case of artisanal mining in Bolivia: Local participatory development and mining investment opportunities},
  author={E. Quiroga},
  journal={Natural Resources Forum},
  year={2002},
  volume={26},
  pages={127-139}
}
  • E. Quiroga
  • Published 2002
  • Economics
  • Natural Resources Forum
Despite the buoyant expansion of Latin America’s mining sector, the small-scale mining sub-sector remains marginalized. For many countries with small-scale mining resources, the way forward to sustainable mining development is not clear. Activities, in far too many cases, have led to environmental damage, social inequity and political violence among mining communities. This article, through a case study of the Bolivian Altiplano, seeks to advance the understanding of the conditions that drive… Expand
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