journal on gender and mining

Gender and Mining in Kenya: The Case of Mukibira Mines …

Gender and Mining in Kenya: The Case of Mukibira Mines in Vihiga District. ... JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies is a non-funded journal. Subscriptions provide the resources to cover the cost of publishing and maintenance. Consider getting a subscription today to support the growth of Africa-centered Knowledge and its ...

Telling stories about gender equality

2018-3-7 · The mining sector is under scrutiny for its performance on gender issues. Governments, in both developed and developing countries, are paying attention to gender equality in the workplace.

Gender, authority and mining in an industrial landscape ...

1996-1-1 · J Liddington; Gender, authority and mining in an industrial landscape: Anne Lister 1791-1840, History Workshop Journal, Volume 42, Issue 1, 1 October 1996, Page We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Gender inequality, health and safety of women in small ...

2020-2-18 · According to gender and mining experts, women''s struggle for livelihoods has brought them to the periphery of the mining fields as vendors. Some are primarily involved in crashing, sluicing ...

A social relations of gender analysis of artisanal and ...

2020-8-31 · Much research on gender and artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) has tended to focus on describing the different roles women undertake in mining, while there has been less atten-tion to how gender relations are constructed, reinforced and challenged in and through ASM. Drawing from desk andfield

Role of Gender in the Extractive Industries

''The Australian Mining Industry and the Ideal Mining Woman: Mobilizing a Public Business Case for Gender Equality'', Journal of Industrial Relations, 56(4): 527–46. Mukherjee, S. (2014). ''Mining and Women: The Case of the Maria of Chhattisgarh'', Social Change, 44(2): 229–47.

In Her Image: Some Reflections on Gender and Power in ...

2015-1-3 · on Gender and Power in Mining History By Richard V. Francaviglia I n this paper I shall explore an area of inquiry that my colleagues and I normally avoid­ namely, the interface between history, folklore, and myth. I do so in hopes of answering some questions that have long been asked about mining in relation to gender.

The gender and racial transformation of mining …

2011-5-5 · The Journal of The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy VOLUME 111 APRIL 2011 217 The gender and racial transformation of mining engineering in South Africa One presumes that these were the people currently holding …

Mining activity, income inequality and gender in regional ...

2012-1-20 · 1. Introduction. Mining plays a substantial role in the Australian economy, in which the export of large volumes of primary materials is a defining characteristic (McKay et al. 2000; Schandl et al. 2008) stralia is one of the largest exporters of black coal, alumina, lead, iron ore, uranium and zinc (ABARES 2010; Mudd 2010).Mining exports have grown from around a third …

A study on gender determination ...

2018-3-2 · A study on gender determination through Vedic astrology: Using data mining techniques. Author (s): Mr. Rudresh M Shastri and Prof A Rajagopal. Abstract: Vedic Astrology covers almost all important phases of our life. If we understand the concepts and combinations of planets, then it can produce extremely accurate results - certainly in Gender ...

Women in Mining : A Conceptual Framework for Gender …

Citation: Botha, Doret and Freek Cronje. 2015. "Women in Mining : A Conceptual Framework for Gender Issues in the South African Mining Sector." South African Journal of Labour Relations 39 (1): 10-37.. Authors: Doret Botha, Freek Cronje Abstract: New mining legislation aims to rectify previous inequalities and disadvantages in the mining sector and specifically provides for the …

Women leading change: re-shaping gender in Ghanaian …

2020-11-4 · There is growing attention towards inclusive mining to make an economic case for gender equality and diversity in the industry. Available literature lacks sufficient empirical evidence on the subject matter in Ghana. Therefore, this paper aims to understudy women miners in Ghana and document their role in recent change regimes in mine works gender profiles.

Women in mining: Legislation and representation for …

2011-8-25 · The mining industry is a male domain (2) - men dominate the industry, while women''s participation in mining continues to be minimal.(3) This is not purely for social reasons, such as stereotypes - the participation of women in this sector has even been discouraged through legislation. For instance, in South Africa, legal barriers prevented women from working …

Women and Gender in Mining: Challenging Masculinity ...

2020-2-12 · Family, Gender, and Labour in the Greek Mines, 1860–1940 Part of: Special Theme Women and Gender in Mining: Challenging Masculinity through History; Leda Papastefanaki; Journal: International Review of Social History / Volume 65 / Issue 2 / August 2020 Published online by Cambridge University Press: 08 November 2019, pp. 267-288

Gender Role Transformation in the Oil Mining Industry in ...

2020-2-12 · mining is associated with increased opportunities for businesses and employment as well as challenges to the local community. Lahiri-Dutt and Mahy (2016) pointed that studies of mining and gender have consistently focused on the negative effects of mining on women‟s wellbeing and livelihoods, beginning with the lack of employment opportunities

Gender relations and masculinity in northern Chile …

GEnDER RElaTiOnS anD MaSCuliniTY in nORThERn ChilE… 417 childcare. in this male environment, gender relations are not easy to establish. for example, it is vox populi that typical Chuquicamata male citizens are manly, egocentric, individualistic, heavy drinkers, and unfaithful (vergara 2007).

GENDER, DIVERSITY AND WORK CONDITIONS IN MINING

2016-9-29 · Gender,, 4 Swedish mining companies and surrounding mining communities face many challenges when it comes to social sustainable development. For example, a strong mining workplace culture and community identity can create both strong cohesion but also lead

Gender and safety in mining

2021-9-10 · Gender and safety in mining – workshop planner series 3 Content of workshop planners There is a dedicated workshop planner for each of the five topics. Each workshop planner contains discussion points, activities and action ideas. The content is designed to help

journal on gender and mining

journal on gender and mining. Are Applicants Disadvantaged in National Institutes, May 01, 2017· Background: Women are less successful than men in renewing R01 grants from the National Institutes of Health Continuing to probe text mining as a tool to identify gender bias in peer review, we used algorithmic text mining and qualitative analysis ...

Women and Gender in the Mines: Challenging Masculinity ...

2020-2-12 · WOMEN AS MINEWORKERS. Mining is a complex process, and although different minerals have their own specificities generally speaking there are different production stages, starting with the extraction of ores in underground pits, or on the surface, going subsequently through different steps of mineral processing, i.e. the extraction of minerals underground or at …

Gender Equality for Lao Women: Mining Community''s …

2019-9-3 · mining industry. The gendered impacts of mining industry on women, therefore, is critical. In this paper, the researcher investigates the impact of mining companies on gender equality through the perceptions and life experiences of workers, members of the community, and their family in a mining community in Lao PDR.

The and the Mine Shaft: Gender and Class ...

Journal of Southern African Studies, Vol. 13, No. 1, October 1986 The and the Mine Shaft: Gender and Class Struggles on the Zambian Copperbelt, 1926-64 JANE L. PARPART The study of labour and trade unions in southern Africa has generally focused on male waged workers rather than their families or communities. This is no doubt