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artisan

noun artifex, artificer, craftsman, craftworker, faber, handicraftsman, journeyman, laborer, machiner, masser craftsman, master workman, mechanic, mechanician, one engaged in a manual enterprise, one skilled in an innustrial art, one trained in a mechanic trade, operator, opifex, skilled laborer, skilled worker, technician, worker, workingman, workingwoman, workman, workwoman
Associated concepts: artisan lien
See also: practitioner
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Artisanal mining by independent workers using their own materials on the edge of commercial mine sites is a big problem across Africa.
Artisanal mining on the edge of commercial mine sites is a big problem across Africa.
Although at times he buckles at pronouncing the word "artisanal," the 75-year-old Encomienda echoed the sincerest sympathy and desire to uplift the plight of our Filipino fishermen going out into the high seas without much means of support, especially around the common fishing grounds with their fellow fishermen from neighboring countries.
He said the many militarised operations within the artisanal and small-scale mining sector showed the lack of commitment and the government's mishandling of the challenges in the sector.
Despite their forays paddling their canoes deep into the dam, the artisanal fishermen know, however, that this is no guarantee that they will come back with fish.
According to Ramos, irreparable destruction in Manila Bay will leave the artisanal fisherfolk almost without income because of low or no catch, and their families hungry and displaced.
'Promoting and facilitating access to non-mercury processing techniques for artisanal and small-scale miners is vital-not only to reduce mercury emissions but to protect the health of vulnerable communities.'
The accident in Battlefields, 175 km (109 miles) west of the capital, shines a light on the dangers facing artisanal gold miners.
In the U.K., after years of decline, the bread market grew by 4.3% in 2017 thanks to premium-priced artisanal products such as sourdough.
Il s'agit d'une station touristique de haute gamme 5 etoiles, avec un village artisanal qui sera consacre a l'exposition du patrimoine culturel et artisanal de la region.
It is necessary to legalize artisanal and small-scale mining in Kyrgyzstan, said the President of the Kyrgyz Mining Association Ishimbay Chunuyev during the 1??
The Government of Sierra Leone, in collaboration with the World Bank, today launched the second phase of the Extractive Industries Technical Assistance Project (EITAP 2), to support the artisanal mining sector in the country, increase geological knowledge and help strengthen governance of the mineral sector.