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Fact Sheet: How should companies manage security and human rights challenges related to artisanal and small-scale mining?

In June 2022, the Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance (DCAF), the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Geneva Centre for Business and Human Rights (GCBHR) will release a new edition of the Toolkit on Addressing Security and Human Rights Challenges in Complex Environments.

The fact sheet on artisanal and small-scale mining provides insight into conflicts between companies, security providers, ASM and communities. It offers practical guidance on addressing ASM-related challenges in a way that ensures respect for human rights.