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Extractive industries indigenisation, displacement and vulnerabilities

Dr Kennedy Manduna
05 December 2023

To investigate this, the case of Chiadzwa villagers resettled on the Arda Transau farm in Odzi is considered. This article is based on document analysis as well as in-depth interviews conducted with resettled villagers and key informant interviews conducted with selected key informants. The question that underpins this paper is: How and why do the outcomes of the Chiadzwa mining-induced displacement and resettlement measures, and extractive industry indigenisation increase the vulnerabilities of the IDPs? This article examines the extent to which these displacements and wider unfulfilled indigenisation and displacement promises have robbed the victims twice of their empowerment

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