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  • Environmental pollution produced by gold artisanal mining in the Mapiri river basin, Apolobamba, Bolivia 

    Villegas Flores, Karla Stephanie; Alfonso Abella, María Pura; Higueras Higueras, Pablo Leon; Palacios Ubach, Sílvia; Esbrí, José María; García-Noguero, Eva María (2012)
    Conference lecture
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    Covenantee:  Cumbre del Sajama / Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha
    Mining activity is very important in Bolivia since colonial times. Today it has been reactivated, especially gold mining, due to rise in metal prices. Artisanal and small-scale mining activities are abundant in the protected ...
  • Evaluación de la cultura preventiva dentro del ámbito minero en Sur América 

    Bascompta Massanes, Marc; Sanmiquel Pera, Lluís; Felipe Blanch, José Juan de; Oliva Moncunill, Josep (2016)
    Conference report
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    Covenantee:  Cumbre del Sajama
  • Evolución del nivel preventivo en actividades mineras de Sur América 

    Bascompta Massanes, Marc; Sanmiquel Pera, Lluís; Alfonso Abella, María Pura (2016)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Cumbre del Sajama
    La prevención de riesgos laborales es un tema fundamental en cualquier actividad económica, especialmente en actividades que tienen un alto grado de peligrosidad como es la minería. Por este motivo, es importante conocer ...
  • Mercury pollution from the artisanal mining in Yani gold district, Northern Bolivia 

    Alfonso Abella, María Pura; Freixas Berenguer, Anna; Bascompta Massanes, Marc; Aranibar Jiménez, Ana María; Villegas Flores, Karla Stephanie; García-Noguero, Eva María; Higueras Higueras, Pablo Leon; Saraiva, Angela Cielito (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2016)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Cumbre del Sajama / Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha
    Artisanal gold mining is the main economic activity in the Yani district, Northern Bolivia. In this area abundant orogenic gold deposits constituted by quartz veins hosted in paleozoic turbiditic series that contain either ...
  • Mujeres en la pequeña minería: caso de Bolivia 

    Aranibar Jiménez, Ana María; Alfonso Abella, María Pura (2016)
    Conference report
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    Covenantee:  Cumbre del Sajama
    Pese a los importantes avances que se han logrado, el sistema socioeconómico y cultural imperante en Latinoamerica aún se muestra inequitativo y excluyente para las mujeres que trabajan en la minería de pequeña escala. En ...
  • Safety culture maturity in several latin America mining activities 

    Bascompta Massanes, Marc; Sanmiquel Pera, Lluís; Oliva Moncunill, Josep; Anticoi Sudzuki, Hernán Francisco; Guasch Cascallo, Eduard (2016)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Cumbre del Sajama
    Health and safety is a crucial issue in the mining industry because of the implication of fatalities in this sector. A study of safety culture maturity in several Latin America countries has been done based on the model ...
  • The use of mercury for gold recovering in the artisanal gold mining from the Mapiri river basin, Apolobamba, Bolivia 

    Villegas Flores, Karla Stephanie; Alfonso Abella, María Pura; Palacios Ubach, Sílvia; Higueras Higueras, Pablo Leon; Esbri, José Maria; García-Noguero, Eva María (2013)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Cumbre del Sajama / Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha