Worker and Community Health Impacts Related to Mining Operations Internationally: A Rapid Review of the Literature

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This review was undertaken for the Mining Minerals and Sustainable Development Project (MMSD) of the International Institute of Environment and Development. The work was made possible by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. Our task was to review available scientific literature on worker and community health impacts related to mining internationally and to produce a brief summary. The principal aim of the work was to guide the MMSD team in its understanding of the issues of mining and health.