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


 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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