By the end of 2006, another 13,000 Jiu Valley miners will have lost their jobs. For most of them, life out of the pits has been hard. You have reached a premium content area of TOL. To read this entire article please login if you are already a TOL subscriber. Not a subscriber? Subscribe today for access to: Full access to the website, including premium articles videos, country reports and searchable archives (containing over 25,000 articles). You can subscribe here to gain access to the entire website.