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MINING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Corruption Watch

We look at the legislative requirements for obtaining a mining permit, a mining right, a mining license and an environmental authorisation, and analyse this situation for deviations from the official process, which indicate weaknesses that give rise to corruption.

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sustainable management of coal mining

1 WATER USE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN COAL MINING A CASE STUDY FROM CENTRAL QUEENSLAND1 Robin Evans (Senior Researcher, Sustainable SGS Coal & Coke Mining SGS S.A. SGS provides a full range of third party coal and coke analysis services.

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How can mining contribute to the Sustainable

At the same time, mining companies will be called on to extract with responsibility, produce with less waste, use safer processes, incorporate new sustainable technologies, promote the improved

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Chamber of Mines pushes sustainable development of

The Ghana Chamber of Mines (GCM) is making a strong case for the sustainable development of mining communities following the passage of the Mineral Development Fund (MDF) Act in 2016.

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sustainable coal mining Latest News & Videos, Photos

25.03.2020 · sustainable coal mining Latest Breaking News, Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports from The Economic Times. sustainable coal mining Blogs, Comments and Archive News on Economictimes

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Sustainable development in Ghana's gold mines Clarifying

It has been established from our study that there is a need for a more uniform understanding of sustainable development in Ghana's mining sector. Stakeholders in Ghana's mining sector should seek to understand the UN Sustainable Development Goals' Framework and begin to employ it in order to develop sustainability competencies in the sector

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Bringing Sustainability in Coal Mining Operations is need

Bringing Sustainability in Coal Mining Operations is need-of-the-hour By Partha Das Sharma, B.Tech(Hons.) (E.Mail sharmapd1@gmail) A. Introduction The importance of sustainable

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GHANA MINING VISION

mining sector governance in Ghana and the injunction imposed by the AMV has been undertaken from a Social, Technological, Economic, Environment, and Political (STEEP) perspectives as gleaned from two stakeholder meetings organised by the Minerals

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Sustainable Developement About Mining In Ghana- Jaw

Sustainable Developement About Mining In Ghana. Ghanas sustainable development is treacherously negatively skewed and all stakeholders especially the people institutions and civil society organizations of the country must rise up to the,Sustainable developement about mining in ghana.

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Ghana Country Environmental Analysis World Bank

Ghana Country Environmental Analysis September 06, 2006 Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development Department (AFTSD) Africa Region The World Bank Agence Française de Développement Royal Netherlands Embassy Document of the World Bank ii CURRENCY EQUIVALENTS (Exchange Rate Effective May 13, 2005) Currency Unit = Ghanaian cedis (¢) cedis 9,015 = US$1 US$1.51209 = SDRl

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Bringing Sustainability in Coal Mining Operations Need

29.06.2009 · Bringing Sustainability in Coal Mining Operations Need-of-the-hour. A. Introduction The importance of sustainable development principles has been increasing within the mining sector over the past two decades.Early work focused mainly on mining metals and commodities other than coal

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How can mining support the UN's Sustainable

The International Council of Mining and Metals (ICMM) launched its ten principles for sustainable mining over ten years ago, to help encourage and inform its members about working towards greater sector sustainability. Sustainable development is that which meets both the needs of the present and that of future generations. As such, sustainable mining is paramount to the continued viability of the

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Energies Special Issue Coal Mining Sustainable

In order to get new ideas in these areas worldwide, this Special Issue, entitled "Coal Mining Sustainable Development", was proposed for the international journal Energies, which is an SSCI and SCIE journal (2018 SJR = 0.61), was founded. This Special Issue mainly covers original research in the field of geoecology and geotechnology, coal

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Sustainable Supply Chain Management Practices in Ghana's

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

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Coal mining Underground mining Britannica

Coal mining Coal mining Underground mining In underground coal mining, the working environment is completely enclosed by the geologic medium, which consists of the coal seam and the overlying and underlying strata. Access to the coal seam is gained by suitable openings from the surface, and a network of roadways driven in the seam then facilitates the installation of service facilities

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Sustainability and environmental reports of a mining firm

1 Sustainability and environmental reports of a mining firm in Ghana A pilot study Kwame Oduro Amoako1, 2 Beverley Rae Lord1 Keith Dixon1 1Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University Of Canterbury- Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Linking or de-linking sustainable mining practices and

Linking or de-linking sustainable mining practices and corporate social responsibility? Insights from Ghana Marcellinus Essaha,n, Nathan Andrewsb a Faculty of Environmental Studies, 137 Health, Nursing & Environmental Studies Building, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M3J 1P3 b Department of Political Studies, Macintosh-Corry Hall, Queens University, 68 University Avenue

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BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS I

other than coal and energy fuels. Because sustainability, however, is an important consideration for all human endeavors now, the coal industry has become active in sustainability efforts. A number of global coal mining companies have embraced sustainability as a key aspect of corporate philosophy.

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Mining 2020 Laws and Regulations Ghana ICLG

Ghana Mining 2020. The ICLG to Mining Laws and Regulations Ghana covers common issues in mining laws and regulations including the mechanics of acquisition of rights, foreign ownership and indigenous ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, beneficiation in 28 jurisdictions.

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Mining Firms and Sustainability Reporting in Ghana

Findings The findings indicate that in Ghana, foreign-owned mining firms tend to report more on their sustainability initiatives than their local counterparts. Furthermore, we noted that foreign-owned mining firms operating in Ghana disclose more environmental sustainability information irrespective of the size of firm. Research/practical

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() CSR and Sustainable Development in the Mining

There is widespread recognition that organisations operating in the extractive industry need to gain a 'Social License to Operate' (SLO) from local communities in order to mitigate conflict and exposure to risk. There is, however a need for

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Sustainable Mining in Ghana Confex

This paper will look at reasons for sustainable mining, efforts of the Government of Ghana, actions of the mining firms, reactions of local people and general consequences to the nation. Sustainability Ways of Knowing/Ways of Acting November 14-17, 1999 Eighth International Conference of Greening of Industry Network Chapel Hill, NC

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MINING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Corruption Watch

sustainability, have been tarnished by mining operations. When these operations come to an end, the mine shafts are often left open and neglected, with mines claiming that they have insufficient funds for rehabilitation. Our research reveals that corruption in mining does not arise as a result of one particular issue. We found that many of the issues stem from the fact that the legislation

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Sustainable development in Ghana's gold mines Clarifying

Firstly, the sample only included gold mining companies operating in the Western and Central regions of Ghana. Although the findings of this study provide requisite information on sustainability of mining in Ghana, future studies should focus on other mining areas within Africa in order to widen the scope of the research. A qualitative approach was also employed which is suitable for exploratory studies. Future

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GHANA MINING VISION

mining sector governance in Ghana and the injunction imposed by the AMV has been undertaken from a Social, Technological, Economic, Environment, and Political (STEEP) perspectives as gleaned from two stakeholder meetings organised by the Minerals

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Sustainable Mining Practices in Nigeria A Case Study of

Coal mining company to incorporate sustainable practices in its mining operation a welcome development. Many studies have been carried out on coal mining activities in Maiganga area but little reclamation activity of the coal mining company. This study attempt to appraise the sustainable practices in coal mining activities in Maiganga

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BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS II

BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS II . Current Issues i. The future of coal extraction It is widely recognized that coal is and will continue to be a cr- ucial element in a modern, balanced energy portfolio, providing a bridge to the future as an important low cost and secure energy solution to sustainability challenges

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BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS II

BRINGING SUSTAINABILITY IN COAL MINING OPERATIONS II . Current Issues i. The future of coal extraction It is widely recognized that coal is and will continue to be a cr- ucial element in a modern, balanced energy portfolio, providing a bridge to the future as an important low cost and secure energy solution to sustainability challenges

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Sustainability Snapshot Perseus Mining Ltd

Mr Cardinaels began his career in underground gold mining followed by multiple operational and technical services roles in open cut coal in Australia. Prior to joining Perseus, he spent more than 5 years managing a major expansion and production at MMG's Kinsevere open pit Copper Mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo. ×

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Opencast coal mining and sustainable local livelihoods in

The paper suggests that in order to effectively internalize the externalities arising from coal mining and maintain the sustainability of local livelihood system in Odisha, there is a need to reinvest some part of resource rents in regeneration of natural capital of the region.

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