Kyomuhendo Kereni, 60, at work in the open cast gold mine where she spends her days. Kereni, who is a chairperson on the local council, has lived nearby for 6 years, and her income from mining has helped her to pay for her grandchildren’s school fees. she is hoping she will soon have saved enough to leave the mine and go back to farming.

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