Selected links to projects, actors and activities related to SYMIN

Governance of Mining Sector – Afghanistan

Earth Observation and Mining

  • GMES4Mining
    Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) - based Geoservices for Mining Areas in Support of Processes in Prospection, Exploration and Monitoring for Environmental Protection and Operational Safety.
  • EO-Miners
    Earth Observation for Monitoring and Observing Environmental and Societal Impacts of Mineral Resources Exploration and Exploitation.
  • ImpactMin
    The overall objective of ImpactMin is to develop new methods and a toolset for impact monitoring of mining operations using earth observations and in-situ data.
    Monitoring and assessing the environmental Impact of mining in Europe using advanced earth observation techniques.
  • G-Mosaic
    The G-MOSAIC collaborative project will provide intelligence data that can be applied to early warning and crisis prevention as well as to crisis management and rapid interventions in hot spots around the world.
    Community paper concerning inactive mines hazards
  • Coal fire research and earth observation

Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining