performance. As a result the small scale miners earn very little raw materials. Lack of market information and access to it is another challenge facing small scale miners in different mining regions in Tanzania. Most miners lack education hence have inadequate
Lack of market information and access to it is another challenge facing small scale miners in different mining regions in Tanzania. Most miners lack education hence have inadequate knowledge of pricing their products, this can be clearly manifest itself in how the miners sell their stones and the prices they sell it for, in comparison to the real value of the stones.
Small scale miners in Tanzania on Tuesday February 23, said despite a commendable governments initiatives in creating an enabling business environment, there are pending issues that impede the development of the mining sector. The challenges include, numerous taxes, inaccessibility to loan, failure of mineral buyers to abide by the governments indicative price, ban in exportation of raw minerals, too high research costs to afford, high costs of license and lack of advanced technology ...
Combating child labour in Tanzania is a challenging endeavour especially in small scale gold mining communities. Studies on child labour in Tanzania indicate that the government in partnership with international actors has undertaken several intervention actions to control and eliminate child labour in the country.
This paper aims on assessing the effects associated to the challenges facing small scale miners in Tanzania. Small scale mining in Tanzania is characterized by low productivity which is mainly a result of application of rudimentary and inappropriate technology which in turn impact on capacities to generate income.