Presentation Outline

  • Introduction
  • History of ASGM in Ghana
  • Brief about GNASSM
  • ASGM operations Ghana
  • Experiences and Challenges ASGM in Ghana Before the Ban and After the Ban
  • Conclusion and Way forward

Introduction

 Brief  background of Ghana National Association of Small Scale miners(GNASSM)

Our Mission

To promote effective, efficient and responsible Artisanal  Scale Mining for sustainable development

Our Objectives

  • Building centres for research and development and vocational training , that creates local capacity and innovate local technological, financial, and social solutions for ASM.
  • Providing policy advise and recommendations to government and organisations locally and internationally
  • Elimination of child labour in ASM
  • To promote the regularization and licensing for Small Scale mining
  • To reduce the use of mercury in recovering gold and hence reducing mercury pollution to the environment
  • Promote the empowerment of women in ASM.

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