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2016
Friday, January 1st
12:00 AM

Accelerated losses of protected forests from gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon

Gregory P. Asner, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science
Raul Tupayachi, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science

MAAP #104: Major Reduction in Illegal Gold Mining from Peru’s Operation Mercury

Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project

The Nexus of Illegal Gold Mining and Human Trafficking in Global Supply Chains: Lessons from Latin America

Verite

2018
Monday, January 1st
12:00 AM

Evaluating Wildlife Vulnerability to Mercury Pollution From Artisinal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in Madre de Dios, Peru

K. E. Markham, Clark University, ICDE Department
F. Sangermano, Clark University

Organized Crime and illegal gold mining in Latin America

Eva Brunner, Global Americans
Ricardo Grande, Global Americans

2019
Tuesday, January 1st
12:00 AM

Gold and Grief in Venezuela's Violent South

International Crisis Group

Illegal Mining and Human Capital Accumulation: Evidence from the Colombian Gold Rush

Leonardo Bonilla-Mejia

MAAP #96: Gold Mining Deforestation At Record Levels In Southern Peruvian Amazon

M Finer, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project
N Mamani, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project

Troubled Waters along the Guyana-Venezuela Border

Bram Ebus, International Crisis Group

Voces Mineras: Clarifying the future of artisanal and small-scale mining collaborations

Kathleen M. Smits, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
Libby McDonald, D-Lab, MIT
Nicole M. Smith, Department of Mining Engineering, Colorado School of Mines
Fernando Gonzalez, Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Peru
Gerardo Martinez, Department of Mining Engineering, Colorado School of Mines
Oscar Jaime Restrepo, Humanitarian Engineering Program, Colorado School of Mines
Silvia Rosas, School of Mines. Universidad Nacional de Colombia

2020
Wednesday, January 1st
12:00 AM

Amazon gold rush: illegal mining threatens Brazil's last major isolated tribe

Simon Scarr
Anthony Boadle

Illegal Mining in Venezuela: Death and Devastation in the Amazonas and the Orinoco Regions

Moises Rendon, CSIS
Linnea Sandin, CSIS
Claudia Fernandez, CSIS

Independence of the justice system and access to justice in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, including for violations of economic and social rights, and the situation of human rights in the Arco Minero del Orinoco region

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

MAAP #115: Illegal Gold Mining in the Amazon, Part 1: Peru

M Finer, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project
N Mamani, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project

MAAP #116: Amazon Gold Mining, Part 2: Brazil

M Finer, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project
N Mamani, monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project

MAAP #121: Reduction Of Illegal Gold Mining In The Peruvian Amazon

M Finer, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project
N Mamani, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project

MAAP #130: Illegal Gold Mining Down 78% In Peruvian Amazon, But Still Threatens Key Areas

M Finer, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project
N Mamani, Monitoring of the Andean Amazon Project

Operation Mercury and Illegal Mining in Latin America

Chris Riehl, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies

Venezuela: Violent Abuses in Illegal Gold Mines

Human Rights Watch

2021
Friday, January 1st
12:00 AM

Illegal Gold Mining

United States Agency for International Development

Satellites flag deforestation from illegal gold mines in Amazon rainforest

Taylor Kuykendall, S&P Global Market Intelligence

The Gold Standard: Addressing Illicit Financial Flows in the Colombian Gold Sector through Greater Transparency

Global Financial Integrity