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Eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand

Read more about Eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand Satyarthi on Business Standard Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Sunday stressed on the need to eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand and urged all stakeholders including international brands to become champions in change According to an official statement...

How transforming the mica supply chain transforms lives

Oct 06 2020 0183 32 Sasha Calder and Leonardo Bonanni in Jharkhand courtesy Beautycounter The blockchain solution is helping Beautycounter move closer to its first goal physically visiting and auditing all of its mica mines and working with suppliers to implement responsible sourcing program goals...

Survey on Education Wellbeing of Children in MICA Mining

To take the initiative in conducting a survey in the mica mining areas of Jharkhand and Bihar a convergence meeting was organized on 02052018 at Koderma for the districts of Koderma Giridih and on 03052018 at Nawada for Nawada district to ensure the rights of these children...

5 000 Children Abandon Studies to Work in Mica Mines of

5 000 Children Abandon Studies to Work in Mica Mines of Jharkhand Bihar The survey was conducted by the National Commission for Protection of Child...

Exclusive Jharkhand to crush mica mafia by legalising

A three-month investigation in the mica-producing state of Jharkhand found that a flourishing black market had resulted in at least seven children being killed since June mining for the prized...

Illegal mica mines in Bihar and Jharkhand employ child

Apr 16 2014 0183 32 Mica can be found in the mines of Jharkhand and Bihar Most of it is extracted from illegal mines using child labour in 2012 the export of mica was over eight times the country s officially...

Global spotlight on illegal mica mines drives Indian

Nov 20 2019 0183 32 But returning this year to two major mica hubs in Jharkhand state - Koderma and Giridih - the Thomson Reuters Foundation found mining was largely unchecked and...

Over 5 000 children abandon education in mica mines of

Aug 25 2019 0183 32 Over 5 000 children in the age group of six to 14 years have abandoned education in mica mining districts of Jharkhand and Bihar and a section of...

The mica ghost mines of Jharkhand

Nov 12 2016 0183 32 The Indian Bureau of Mines lists only 21 underground mica mines and just 244 leases and mica production officially is a mere 19 000 tonn...

NCPCR Report Reveals Dark Side of Jharkhand

A revered international development agency called Terre Des Hommes came up with an interesting report last year The report went on to establish that more than 22 000 children in India were employed in the mica mining industries of Bihar and Jharkhand Taking a cue from this disturbing report the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights NCPCR conducted a survey in order to better...

Eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand

Eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand Satyarthi Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Sunday stressed on the need to eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand and urged all stakeholders including international brands to become champions in change According to an official statement issued by his office here Satyarthi said this while addressing a public event in...

Department of Mines and Geology Government of Jharkhand

Jharkhand is endowed with vast resources of a variety of minerals and occupies a prominent place in the countrys as a mineral rich State Abundant reserves of high-grade Iron ore Bauxite Chromite Manganese ore along with other minerals such as Coal Limestone Dolomite Tin Nickel Vanadium Lead Graphite Gold Gemstone Diamond...

The dark secret of Jharkhand s shiny mineral mica

Aug 23 2019 0183 32 Till the 1980s mica mining was a flourishing business in Bihar Jharkhand was part of Bihar then as majority of the mined mica was exported to the then USSR Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for space and military equipment production In 1991 when the USSR divided mica...

Child Workers Dying In Jharkhand Min Government Cracks

Aug 11 2016 0183 32 HighlightsIndia is one of the world s largest producers of micaSince June at least 7 children have been killed owing to black marketGovernmnet to take a zero-tolerance approach to local mica mafiasAuthorities in Jharkhand will crackdown on mica mafia by starting to legalise some mica mines a senior government official said after a Thomson Reuters Foundation...

Child labour rampant in mica mining districts of Bihar

Aug 25 2019 0183 32 New Delhi Over 5 000 children in the age group of six to 14 years have abandoned education in the mica mining districts of Jharkhand and BiharA section of them have started working as labourers to supplement their family income according to a government survey conducted by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights NCPCR...

Children abandon education to work in mica mines of Jharkhand

New Delhi Over 5 000 children in the age group of six to 14 years have abandoned education in mica mining districts of Jharkhand and Bihar and a section of them have started working as labourers to supplement their family income according to a government survey The survey was conducted by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights NCPCR after a report by Terre Des Hommes an...

Jharkhand Mining picks up pace as coal demand rises after

Aug 18 2020 0183 32 The state government also missed out on its mining royalties from mica mining in Koderma during the lockdown as the licenses owned by Jharkhand State Mineral Development Corporation JSMDC to...

Mica Minerals Education Coalition

Sheet Mica Mining Sheet mica is recovered by either sinking a shaft along the strike and dip of a pegmatite or by open-pit surface mining of semi-hard pegmatite ore In either case it is a very economically risky mining procedure because of the cost involved in locating the vein and the unpredictability of the quality and quantity of the mica...

Sustainable Mica Policy and Vision prepared by Responsible

A global coalition of mica-using industries and civil society organizations led by Responsible Mica Initiative RMI today submitted a Sustainable Mica Policy Framework and Vision finalized 2 weeks ago with Government of JharkhandThis is a unique global collaboration initiative that is expected to create employment for over 210 000 workers grow mica...

Illegal Mica Mining Continues Unabated in Jharkhand

Sep 10 2020 0183 32 Mica mining in India dates back to the mid and late 19th century when railway tracks were being laid down in the Bengal-Nagpur zone By the 1950s around 700 mica mines were operational employing approximately 24 000 people As per the Jharkhand State Mineral Development Corporation Ltd the total mica reserve in Jharkhand was 13 554 tonne...

Government of Jharkhand

Department of Mines and Geology Government of Jharkhand This Tender Document has been issued to carry out e-auction for grant of a Mining Lease for mineral specified herein pursuant to Jharkhand Minor Mineral Concession Rules 2004 and...

Eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand

Oct 28 2018 0183 32 Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Sunday stressed on the need to eliminate child labour from mica mining in Jharkhand and urged all stakeholders including international brands to become champions in change According to an official statement issued by his office here Satyarthi said this while addressing a public event in Jharkhand...

Mica scavenging in Jharkhand destroys lives and environment

Oct 22 2019 0183 32 As the horrors of illegal mica mining grab global attention there is pressure against cosmetic and other companies who procure mica from Jharkhand Established in January 2017 the Paris-based Responsible Mica Initiative RMI is now trying to safeguard the environment and eliminate unacceptable working conditions along with eradication of...

Jharkhand has Rs 4 718 crore fund for mining

Nov 25 2019 0183 32 As of September 30 this year of the total Rs 32 55080 crore mining fund collected by all the 21 mining states in the country Rs 4 71756 crore is Jharkhand s DMF as documented on the website of Union ministry of min But more than half of the collected fund is unutilised in the state And the majority of the fund has been channelised to build toilets under the Swachh Bharat Mission...

A Report on Child Labour in Mica Mines of Koderma

Jan 10 2018 0183 32 This study talks about the status of mining communities who live out of picking mica scraps It includes 8 settlements near mining areas from Koderma and Giridih in around 4 scattered and abandoned mines in Giridih and in KodermaThese mines located in reserve forest areas are now abandoned and the mica picking activity is illegal...

Mica Mining Exposes Child Labor In The Makeup Industry

The majority of mica mining takes place in Jharkhand and Bihar but there are hardly any legal mines in these states so the mica from these states is exported using the licenses of legal mines...

Child ProtectionProgramme in MICA mining areas of Jharkhand

Child ProtectionProgramme in MICA mining areas of Jharkhand admin 2019-10-31T09 55 09 00 00 The Project area is part of the 3 bordering districts namely Koderma Giridih of Jharkhand state and Nawada district of Bihar state...

GLOBAL MICA MINING

in the mica supply chain with a special focus on Dutch companies as well as the due diligence conducted by these companies and 3 to look into pending initiatives to eradicate child labour The research revealed that mica mining is an impor-tant source of income for hundreds of villages in Jharkhand and Bihar The mining entails more than...

Over 5 000 children abandon education in mica mines of

Aug 25 2019 0183 32 NEW DELHI Over 5 000 children in the age group of six to 14 years have abandoned education in mica mining districts of Jharkhand and Bihar and...