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Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

Environmental and social impacts of mining have been well-documented and an ample literature exists on this topic. The following discussion summarizes those environmental and social issues that formed the basis for the Mining and Critical Ecosystems framework. Environmental and social impacts are divided into waste management

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry by Frank Boateng MPhil, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2015 FCMI, Chartered Management Institute, 2014 MBA, University of Leicester, 2009 BS, Central University Ghana, 2006 Dissertation Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of

Social Analysis of Ghana's Artisanal and Small-scale .

Social Analysis of Ghana's Artisanal and Small-scale .

Jul 11, 2017 · This report produced by UNDP in collaboration with UNICEF and IOM, presents a social analysis of Ghana's Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (ASM) sector. The report focuses on women, children and migrant miners in the ASM value chains and the impact of small-scale mining on women and children in local communities (not involved in mining value chain).

KPMG GLOBAL MINING INSTITUTE Ghana

KPMG GLOBAL MINING INSTITUTE Ghana

Ghana mining guide . Executive summary . Ghana presents a number of opportunities in the mining sector, especially in the gold industry. It is the second largest gold producer in Africa, after South Africa and 10th largest globally. The other important mineral resources are oil, diamond, bauxite (used in the manufacturing of aluminum), and .

Corporate social responsibility reporting of banks .

Corporate social responsibility reporting of banks .

Corporate social responsibility reporting of banks operating in Ghana . Corporate social responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the mining sector. In IAIIA09 Conference Proceedings, Impact Assessment and Human Well-Being. Bouvain, P., Baumann, C. and Lundmark, E. 2013. CSR in financial services: A comparison between Chinese and East Asia's .

Sustainable Supply Chain Management Practices in .

Sustainable Supply Chain Management Practices in .

mining industry managers in Ghana. Two multi-attribute evaluation approaches DEMATEL and AHP models help to identify and contrast the importance of the factors and attributes to the overall goal. One of the findings is that the framework for sustainable supply chain management practices

Lifting the Veil of

Lifting the Veil of "Corporate Social Responsibility" in Ghana

May 24, 2010 · In the mining sector, the term corporate social responsibility has been of significant use especially when mining companies are communicating their intentions and plans to local communities. Meanwhile, the worst of activities that taint corporate social image are rife in the mining sector.

Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold .

Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold .

gold mining production [1], it is a growing sector that affects the livelihood of increasing numbers of people each year. In 2011, approximately 245,000 ounces of gold extracted by ASGM activities were purchased by and then sold through two Ghana-based mining companies (Precious Minerals and Marketing Corporation and Asap Vasa).

The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

(Coakley, 1999). Despite the economic potential of the mining industry in Ghana, mining output had decreased significantly since the late 1950‟s with gold experiencing the most dramatic decline in production. As Aryee (2001) puts it "For four decades up to the 1980‟s no new mine was opened in Ghana due to a myriad of problems

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Issues and .

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Issues and .

Boon, E. K., & Ababio, F. (2009, May 16–22). Corporate social responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the mining sector. In Conference proceedings, 29th annual conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment, Accra, Ghana. Google Scholar

Five common challenges facing the mining industry | Aggreko

Five common challenges facing the mining industry | Aggreko

The mining industry comes with its fair share of challenges; from scarce resources to uncertainty around commodity prices, miners are always looking at ways to overcome barriers to stay competitive. Below we explore 5 challenges currently facing the industry. As resources in some areas become scarce or depleted, companies are forced to push new .

Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining .

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND THE GOLD MINING INDUSTRY: THE GHANA EXPERIENCE by Aimann Sadik In 2012, the price of gold is sky rocketing due to strong demand and tight supply. Investors have revived their interest in gold investments at the expense of financial assets

Mining industry of Ghana - Wikipedia

Mining industry of Ghana - Wikipedia

Mining industry of Ghana - Wikipedia

Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana

Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana

Ghana operate informally, without the security of a licence. Formalising Ghana's ASM sector is therefore a significant, timely and pressing developmental opportunity that must now be realised. In January 2016 Ghana hosted a multi-stakeholder 'action dialogue' on artisanal and small-scale mining. t his was the

Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining .

Total foreign direct investments (FDI) into the minerals and mining sector, from 1984 to 2011 amounted to some USS11.2 billion with the large scale mining and the mine support services sub-sector em-ploying about 27,000 people [22] [24] [25]. The minerals sector continues to exert significant influence on the country's current account position.

Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa's Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa's Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa's Mining Industry: Redressing the Legacy of Apartheid Madeleine Busacca Claremont McKenna College This Open Access Senior Thesis is brought to you by [email protected] It has been accepted for inclusion in .

Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining .

Mining companies in Ghana seem to have responded somehow over the years to the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) call but some still face open resistance from members of the communities who see them (mining companies) as socially irresponsible. The research sought to unearth the views and concerns of the local communities about the CSR activities of mining companies in the Ashanti, .

Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa's Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa's Mining .

Corporate Social Responsibility in South Africa's Mining Industry: Redressing the Legacy of Apartheid Madeleine Busacca Claremont McKenna College This Open Access Senior Thesis is brought to you by [email protected] It has been accepted for inclusion in .

Mining and Sustainable Development: The Case of Ghana

Mining and Sustainable Development: The Case of Ghana

Mining in Ghana -An Overview (CONTD) Mining in Ghana predates independence and over the years the sector has grown to be a major driver of economic growth. Mining accounted for 6% of GDP in 2011 and the sector grew by 23.5% in 2012. There are currently about thirteen (13) large scale mining

NGOs call for improved working . - Ghana News Agency

NGOs call for improved working . - Ghana News Agency

Accra, March 8, GNA-The Golden Line, an agglomeration of non-profit advocacy organisations dedicated to the socio-economic empowerment of women, has urged stakeholders within the mining sector to .

Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Industries by .

Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Industries by .

Mar 13, 2014 · The Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes of mining companies tend to focus on community initiatives as their impact in economic, social and environmental terms is felt greatest at the local level. However, the effectiveness of CSR initiatives in the oil, gas and mining sectors has been increasingly questioned.

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SUSTAINABLE .

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SUSTAINABLE .

intended to guarantee corporations the social license to operate (SLO), and to allow continuation of usual business practices. This study sought to empirically investigate whether a global dominance of CSR has distorted or silenced ongoing knowledge of and protest against the negative externalities of the mining industry in Ghana.

Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana

Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana

Ghana operate informally, without the security of a licence. Formalising Ghana's ASM sector is therefore a significant, timely and pressing developmental opportunity that must now be realised. In January 2016 Ghana hosted a multi-stakeholder 'action dialogue' on artisanal and small-scale mining. t his was the

Improving the impact of mining royalties at the local .

Improving the impact of mining royalties at the local .

Sep 18, 2014 · Over the past decades, the contribution of the mining sector to Government revenues and to the economy at large has been increasing steadily. In 2012, the sector contributed 27% of Ghana's total tax revenue. Ghana is also a decentralised country, divided into ten administrative regions and sub-divided into 275 districts or municipalities.

Social Analysis of Ghana's Artisanal and Small-scale .

Social Analysis of Ghana's Artisanal and Small-scale .

Jul 11, 2017 · This report produced by UNDP in collaboration with UNICEF and IOM, presents a social analysis of Ghana's Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (ASM) sector. The report focuses on women, children and migrant miners in the ASM value chains and the impact of small-scale mining on women and children in local communities (not involved in mining value chain).

Jobs in GHANA 2020, Job Vacancies in Ghana 2020: XY .

Jobs in GHANA 2020, Job Vacancies in Ghana 2020: XY .

XY Careers Ghana is your most reliable website for latest jobs in Ghana today. If you are interested in getting genuine and reviewed jobs from the best companies in Ghana, then you're in the right place. We are powered by JobHouse Ghana, a leading employment agency in Ghana.

Scaling up value creation and local development in the .

Scaling up value creation and local development in the .

The economic contribution of the mining sector in Ghana cannot be overstated. Min-ing has no doubt brought in significant fiscal payments: total fiscal receipts attributed to the mining sector alone accounted for 22 per cent of government revenue in 2016. The sector is .

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE MINING INDUSTRY .

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE MINING INDUSTRY .

ABSTRACT: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) includes economic, social and environmental aspects, and it has particular significance in mining.This paper explores the subject of CSR in the mining industry and the main synergies between CSR and environmental, safety and quality management systems, whose adoption has increased during recent decades.

A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining .

A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining .

4 A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-scale Mining Industry Small-scale mining in Ghana, as in most developing countries, was for decades treated as an informal industrial sector, employing thousands of people but featuring largely rudimentary, unmonitored and uncontrolled practices. Up until the 1980s, small-scale

Corporate Social Responsibility and Political Settlements .

Corporate Social Responsibility and Political Settlements .

Jan 06, 2017 · Frederiksen, Tomas, Corporate Social Responsibility and Political Settlements in the Mining Sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru (January 3, 2017). ESID Working Paper No 74. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester.