impact mining document

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    In contrast, in 2015 many mining operations have shut down or are in caretaker mode. Therefore, the social and gendered impacts of mining in Mongolia have shifted since the original report. The document will build on the initial analysis and update new observations that are relevant to affected communities and groups.

  • Environmental Risks of Mining

    Underground mining has the potential for tunnel collapses and land subsidence (Betournay, 2011). It involves large-scale movements of waste rock and vegetation, similar to open pit mining. Additionally, like most traditional forms of mining, underground mining .