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  • Women struggles and largescale diamond mining in Marange

    Women Struggles And Largescale Diamond Mining In Marange

    Dec 01, 2015 The arrival of large-scale diamond mining activities brought hope and enthusiasm to many women within and around Marange, Mutare District, Zimbabwe. Ordinary Zimbabweans believed that diamond mining would transform the lives of the regions inhabitants. However, such anticipated transformation turned into rage and despair, and presented ...

  • The Long Troubling Tale of Marange Diamonds JCK

    The Long Troubling Tale Of Marange Diamonds Jck

    Jul 19, 2019 Diamond mining in the Marange area of Zimbabwe image courtesy of the Centre for Resources and Development The current confusion over just who is mining in Marange is the latest chapter in that regions long, troubled diamond history.

  • In Marange illegal diamond trade thrives for the

    In Marange Illegal Diamond Trade Thrives For The

    Jul 20, 2021 The diamond fields, touted as the richest discovery of the century worldwide, attracted a diamond rush in that year, with senior officials from the ruling Zanu PF party actively encouraging whoever wanted to come and mine diamonds in Marange to do just that.

  • Talking Points Marange Diamond Mining Operations Under

    Talking Points Marange Diamond Mining Operations Under

    May 15, 2018 Diamond mining activities. In 2016 and 2017, ZCDC annually produced 961,537 and 1,776,244 carats respectively. However, ZCDC aims to produce of 10 million carats annually by 2022. This year, ZCDCs target is 3 million carats. Averagely, 10 to 15 of diamonds mined in Chiadzwa are gem quality stones.

  • Blood diamonds eight years after the Marange massacre

    Blood Diamonds Eight Years After The Marange Massacre

    Nov 02, 2016 Blood diamonds eight years after the Marange massacre. October 2016, marks 8 years since the Army of Zimbabwe launched a three week-long brutal attack on the people of Manicaland Province, home to the Marange Diamond Fields. Eight years later, diamond mining in Zimbabwe is no harder than before. Chiadzwa is an area near Mutare, in Eastern Zimbabwe.

  • Marange Diamonds one of the greatest heists in world

    Marange Diamonds One Of The Greatest Heists In World

    Jan 21, 2020 Marange Diamonds. one of the greatest heists in world history ... They entered into a partnership with the largest diamond mining company in the world while retaining a

  • Outrage over continuous plunder of Marange diamonds

    Outrage Over Continuous Plunder Of Marange Diamonds

    Dec 16, 2020 MUTARE After living on one of the worlds richest diamond fields, Chief Solomon Marange is angry, as diamonds within his midst have been endlessly siphoned through well-orchestrated syndicates that involve top security agents. Chief Marange, who has been vocal about how they have not directly benefitted from diamonds, is angered with well-connected individuals and

  • The Marange Diamond Mines Corporate Social Responsibility

    The Marange Diamond Mines Corporate Social Responsibility

    The Marange Diamond Mines Corporate Social Responsibility. 197 likes. The present book uses diverse perspectives to present a business and political case study, the Marange Diamond Mines

  • Marange diamond field Zimbabwe torture camp discovered

    Marange Diamond Field Zimbabwe Torture Camp Discovered

    Aug 08, 2011 Marange diamonds were banned in 2009 by the KP, the international initiative of the diamond industry, national governments and non-governmental

  • Alrosa allocated 15 more diamond mining claims Mining

    Alrosa Allocated 15 More Diamond Mining Claims Mining

    Sep 08, 2021 The government of Zimbabwe has allocated 15 more diamond mining claims to Alrosa Zimbabwe, a joint venture between the world largest diamond producer. Wednesday, September 8 2021 Current News. Smart transport amp e-mobility the catalyst to green recovery

  • Black Diamonds from Marange Zimbabwe A Result of

    Black Diamonds From Marange Zimbabwe A Result Of

    Aug 07, 2017 Diamonds from Marange first entered the market in 2006, and early artisanal mining focused on the softer Quaternary sediments. Mining has since been mechanized, and several mining companies have operated in the Marange fieldsincluding Anjin Investments, Diamond Mining Company, Gye Nyame Resources, Jinan Mining, Kusena Diamonds, Marange ...

  • Supreme Court clears path for Mbada Diamonds to

    Supreme Court Clears Path For Mbada Diamonds To

    Jan 24, 2020 HARARE The Supreme Court has directed Marange Resources to pay renewal fees that would enable Mbada Diamonds principals, Mauritius-registered Grandwell Holdings, to resume mining operations in the Chiadzwa diamond fields in line with a special grant agreement entered between the parties in 2009.

  • Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses Zimbabwe

    Marange Diamond Land And Human Rights Abuses Zimbabwe

    Apr 08, 2014 Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses, Zimbabwe. Description Marange diamond fields were known to the public in 2006, triggering a diamond rush which lasted for 3 to 4 years. At the height of artisanal mining in 2008 an estimated 40 000 artisanal miners and diggers were now living in the diamond fields.

  • Atrocities at Marange

    Atrocities At Marange

    Aug 25, 2021 The diamond mining takes place in arguably one of the poorest communities in Zimbabwe, and there is no evidence of the government investing a portion of the diamond wealth in the Marange community. The state-owned ZCDC has failed the accountability test.

  • Women struggles and largescale diamond mining in Marange

    Women Struggles And Largescale Diamond Mining In Marange

    The country received KP certification in order to sell Marange diamonds in March 2011, despite contestations among other KP members. The major diamond companies operating in the region include Anjin a Chinese company, Mbada Diamonds, Marange Resources, and Diamond Mining Company Dubai Based Company.

  • Zimbabwe Marange Diamonds ZanuPFs Best Friend

    Zimbabwe Marange Diamonds Zanupfs Best Friend

    The diamond fields belong to the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation ZMDC, which fully owns Marange Resources Ltd. However, ZMDC also holds 50-50 joint ventures with three other mining firms - the Diamond Mining Corporation DMC, Mbada Diamonds and Anjin Investments a joint venture with a Chinese construction firm.

  • Anjin Investments Marange Resources amp Diamond Mining

    Anjin Investments Marange Resources Amp Diamond Mining

    Sep 09, 2012 Anjin Investments, Marange Resources and Diamond Mining Corporation are mining companies involved in diamond exploration and mining in the Marange communal lands. The companies have been accused of discharging untreated waste material into the Odzi, Singwizi and Save rivers. These discharges have heavily polluted the rivers, causing them to ...

  • Abuse displacement pollution the legacy of Zimbabwes

    Abuse Displacement Pollution The Legacy Of Zimbabwes

    Mar 15, 2016 The diamond mining in Marange has been shrouded in secrecy and diamonds worth millions of dollars were shunted out of the area with no benefit

  • Alrosa kicks off diamond exploration in Zimbabwe MINING

    Alrosa Kicks Off Diamond Exploration In Zimbabwe Mining

    Jul 21, 2020 The move is a welcome boost to the southern African nations attempts to expand diamond mining revenues. ... Most of Zimbabwes diamond fields are in Marange

  • BBC News Panorama Soldiers tell of Zimbabwe diamond

    Bbc News Panorama Soldiers Tell Of Zimbabwe Diamond

    Aug 08, 2011 Maranges riches became publicly known in 2006 and are of great interest to the diamond industry. In the last 20 years, we havent found a significant great new deposit.

  • Marange Diamonds Geological Society of Zimbabwe

    Marange Diamonds Geological Society Of Zimbabwe

    The Marange diamond area is now secured against illegal mining activities, and four companies are commercially exploiting the resource. Families that have been disturbed by the mining

  • Marange 5665 kilometers Diamond Fields Chiadzwa

    Marange 5665 Kilometers Diamond Fields Chiadzwa

    Marange. Marange is the name of diamond fields that spread over some 566.5 kilometers in Chiadzwa, Zimbabwe. These diamonds fields were discovered in 2006, at the peak of the political, economic and humanitarian crisis in the country. The production of diamonds in Marange is controversial due to the illegal mining and the frequent government ...

  • Diamond mining in Zimbabwe A story of the people

    Diamond Mining In Zimbabwe A Story Of The People

    Dec 18, 2017 And diamond mining in Zimbabwe is no exception. In 2001 diamonds were first discovered in the Marange area in Eastern Zimbabwe. Since then these diamond field has been beset by conflict, bloodshed, forced labor and government crackdowns. According to one industry expert the Marange diamond area is the richest diamond field ever seen. Not only ...

  • Greed and corruption in Zimbabwes Marange diamond fields

    Greed And Corruption In Zimbabwes Marange Diamond Fields

    A parallel trade in Marange diamonds continues to thrive, with the full knowledge and complicity of top officials in the Ministry of Mines, military and other key state-run mining enterprises. The theft of Marange diamonds is perhaps the biggest single plunder of diamonds the

  • Marange may not be the worlds largest diamond producer

    Marange May Not Be The Worlds Largest Diamond Producer

    Feb 10, 2014 The Marange fields are economic even with a low average price-per-carat diamond because the alluvial mining process is relatively inexpensive in 2011 the ZMDC estimated that the average cost of ...

  • Will Zimbabwes diamonds be forever A glimpse into a

    Will Zimbabwes Diamonds Be Forever A Glimpse Into A

    Apr 10, 2020 The Kremlin-controlled diamond mining concern, Alrosa, was immediately granted a concession in Marange but nothing much could be scrutinized under this deal. It

  • Zimbabwe Talking Points Marange Diamond Mining

    Zimbabwe Talking Points Marange Diamond Mining

    May 15, 2018 To help to connect the dots, this report is a summary of key developments related to diamond mining in Marange observed by Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association ZELA during the EU delegation of ...

  • Atrocities Haunt Zimbabwes Marange

    Atrocities Haunt Zimbabwes Marange

    Aug 27, 2021 To consumers, all diamonds reaching their cities are conflict free. Among the diamonds cleared by the KP as conflict-free are Zimbabwes Marange diamonds. These are mined in arguably the worlds most securitized diamond fields. A protected area. In 2007, the government placed Marange under the Protected Places and Areas Act Ch. 1112.

  • Government controlled diamond mining in Marange

    Government Controlled Diamond Mining In Marange

    Jan 28, 2020 Soldiers and security guards operating in Marange are competing forces in illegal diamond digging and smuggling activities. These forces have largely enjoyed government protection for all violent crimes committed on citizens since government entry in Marange diamond mining in 2009.

  • Does Zimbabwe have forced labour in its diamond mines

    Does Zimbabwe Have Forced Labour In Its Diamond Mines

    Oct 19, 2019 The Marange mining region in the east of Zimbabwe is estimated to have one of the worlds richest diamond reserves and is a vital revenue earner for a country in a dire economic straits.

  • Marange diamond mines pollute rivers Zimbabwe EJAtlas

    Marange Diamond Mines Pollute Rivers Zimbabwe Ejatlas

    Apr 08, 2014 Marange diamond mines pollute rivers, Zimbabwe Description The Marange diamond fields are an area of widespread small-scale diamond production in Chiadzwa, Mutare West, Zimbabwe.

  • The Marange diamond fields of Zimbabwe An overview

    The Marange Diamond Fields Of Zimbabwe An Overview

    Nov 09, 2011 Militarised diamond mining and trading at Marange has resulted in loss of life, human rights abuses, corrupt practices and the enrichment of a privileged and powerful political elite. As a result of the Zimbabwe governments actions, the worlds diamond industry has been brought into disrepute. BROUGHT TO YOU BY PAMBAZUKA NEWS


    The Marange Diamond Fields Of Zimbabwe An

    Miners dig for diamonds in the controversial Marange diamond fields of eastern Zimbabwe. Human rights groups report the government seized the fields by killing hundreds of prospectors and then forced countless people into hard labour. Photograph Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, Associated Press, 2006