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Community Casebook on Mining and Environment

February 2014

This casebook was developed to empower communities who are faced with applications for prospecting or mining on their land. It aims to empower communities through knowledge of the law. It describes the most important law that applies to prospecting and mining in South Africa and shares the experience of four communities who have successfully used law to challenge the way in which mining is taking place on their land.

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