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MEGAM: Mejora de la gestión ambiental de las actividades minero energéticas en el Perú
Cartilla/Ficha informativa
2021
MEGAM’s work is geared towards addressing the challenges caused by ASM in Peru
Autor: MEGAM
Región(es): Ámbito nacional
Tema(s): Gestión de recursos naturales
Institución ejecutora: Consorcio Cowater Sogema y Norda Stelo

Peru has a long history of mining practices. Mineral revenues count as a major component of the country’s economy representing approximately half of the country’s total exports. A significant part of the population depends on Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) for their livelihood and incomes. However, in the current context, there are concerns regarding the social and environmental costs associated with the sector.