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Scoping Study on the Potential to Develop Analytical Tools to Constrain the Origin of Gold from Conflict-affected and High-Risk Areas

Year: 2016 -
Country: / Additional countries involved: Germany / Region: Africa

Client / Partner or Contractor: BGR / MUL
Function: Team leader

Compilation of the state of the art knowledge on different methods and research approaches to analyse gold and interpret its compositional features in order to clarify to what extent prospective analytical tools have the potential to be applied in the context of ASM gold supply chains in the DRC.

Type of Project: study
Issues addressed: technology, supply chain, ASM
Commodity: gold

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