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Minerals and Mining Policy of Ghana. Prohibits child labor in mining and stipulates that children who visit mining sites must be supervised. (80) In May 2019, held a 2-day conference discussing formalizing small-scale artisanal mining operations, in which the majority of child labor in mining occurs. (81,82)

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