La Recherche

France

Description

Affiliated grantees

Funded projects

Health and environmental issues around the Mbeubeuss dumpsite in Senegal

Health issues for workers on the Mbeubeuss dumpsite.

Poisoned by the dirty gold

This project will investigate the working conditions in artisanal gold mines and the health damage caused by the use of mercury and cyanide in Bolivia and Peru. It will explain the difficulties, cross-interests, and alternatives.