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(PDF) IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ...

To critically examine reasons assigned by firms for the adoption, incorporation and the implementation of CSR.3. To examine the role of local people or communities in the decision-making process of CSR. 4. To critically assess the impact of CSR of mining companies in Ghana

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The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

2011-6-21  Key words: Ghana, Mining, Mineral Products, Impact, Economy 1.0 Introduction Mining is the process of digging into the earth to extract naturally occurring minerals. It is the world‟s second oldest and most important industry after agriculture (Down Stocks, 1977). It is currently the fifth largest

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Assessing the Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts

2017-5-28  Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2016, 13, 160 2 of 15 countries, including Ghana. Many of the social elements of sustainable development can be cast in the light of socio-economic considerations as links between the economic, environmental and social

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Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Industries by ...

2014-3-13  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

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ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

2014-10-8  On the other hand, the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining and mineral processing on the environment and human health in Africa have increased significantly during the last decade. However, these studies tended to be concentrated on the effects of mining and mineral processing

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Ghana's Mineral Comission - Invest In Ghana

The average price of gold in 2019 (US$ 1,393.34/oz) was higher than that of 2018 (US$ 1,268.49/oz). The improvement in gold price had positive impacts especially, for Ghana because gold is the country’s flagship mineral which accounts for about 93% of total mineral exports.

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CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE MINING

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.

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(PDF) Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

2015-7-2  Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to

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The Economic and Environmental Impacts on Clay

In Ghana, Clay is a widely distributed and abundant natural mineral resource for mainly industrial and mic importance for variety of uses.econo In Ghana, the most common and famous way of

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Ghana's Mineral Comission - Invest In Ghana

The average price of gold in 2019 (US$ 1,393.34/oz) was higher than that of 2018 (US$ 1,268.49/oz). The improvement in gold price had positive impacts especially, for Ghana because gold is the country’s flagship mineral which accounts for about 93% of total mineral exports.

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CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE MINING

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.

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The Economic and Environmental Impacts on Clay

In Ghana, Clay is a widely distributed and abundant natural mineral resource for mainly industrial and mic importance for variety of uses.econo In Ghana, the most common and famous way of

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International Journal of Corporate Social Responsibility ...

2021-8-6  Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): motivations and challenges of a Multinational Enterprise (MNE) subsidiary’s engagement with host communities in Ghana. Authors: Lyon Salia Awuah, Kwame Oduro Amoako, Stephen Yeboah, Emmanuel Opoku Marfo and Peter Ansu-Mensah

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Energy and greenhouse gas impacts of mining and mineral ...

2010-2-1  This paper presents the results of these LCAs, with breakdown of the results to show the contributions of the various processing stages to the overall impact. Some possible technologies to reduce the energy and greenhouse gas impacts of mining and mineral processing

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(PDF) The Impact of Mining on the Environment in Gwanda ...

The impact of mining on the Environment in Gwanda District Zimbabwe: A case study of Blanket Mine 1Maligana Mathe and 2Anthony Phiri 1,2 Zimbabwe Open University, Faculty of Science and Technology ...

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Energy and greenhouse gas impacts of mining and mineral ...

Life cycle assessments of the mining and mineral processing of iron ore, bauxite and copper concentrate were carried out, focussing on embodied energy and greenhouse gas emissions. The results showed that loading and hauling make the largest contributions to the total greenhouse gas emissions for the mining and processing of iron ore and bauxite.

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How can mining contribute to the Sustainable Development ...

2021-8-26  The heads of 193 UN member states have now signed on to a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which will be the shared global development framework for the coming generation. Mining ...

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Galamsey In Ghana - The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

2020-3-2  Ghana is currently the tenth largest producer of gold in the world and second in Africa only after South Africa. Gold is the second major export commodity of Ghana after cocoa and galamsey contribute about 35% of all gold exported out of the country. Most of the gold

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7 Effects of Mining and Processing of Mineral Resources on ...

2021-8-27  Impact on the Biological Environment 7. Long-term Supplies of Mineral Resources. Mining and processing of mineral resources normally have a considerable im­pact on land, water, air, and biologic resources.Social impacts result from the increased demand for housing and other services in mining areas.

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CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE MINING

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.

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International Journal of Corporate Social Responsibility ...

2021-8-6  Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): motivations and challenges of a Multinational Enterprise (MNE) subsidiary’s engagement with host communities in Ghana. Authors: Lyon Salia Awuah, Kwame Oduro Amoako, Stephen Yeboah, Emmanuel Opoku Marfo and Peter Ansu-Mensah

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The disastrous effects of the Mining Industry in Africa ...

2015-8-5  Africa is rich in reserves of minerals. It is a leading producer of gold and coltan (used in electronic devices) and other minerals. This is a blessing but also a curse because the mineral reserves are a source of conflict among many countries of Africa. I was

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

Minerals Commission and Ghana Chamber of Mines, who also noted that 60 per cent of the country’s mining labour force is, in fact, employed at small-scale mines. Regional employment assessments have estimated that over 6,000 illegal and 117 registered artisanal gold mines are found in Tarkwa alone. According to the 2008 Ghana Chamber of

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Energy and greenhouse gas impacts of mining and mineral ...

Life cycle assessments of the mining and mineral processing of iron ore, bauxite and copper concentrate were carried out, focussing on embodied energy and greenhouse gas emissions. The results showed that loading and hauling make the largest contributions to the total greenhouse gas emissions for the mining and processing of iron ore and bauxite.

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Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability: The ...

2013-4-30  Corporate Social Responsibility as an Obligation According to J. Ivancevich, P. Lorenzi, S. Skinner, and P. Crosby (1997), corporate social responsibility as a social obligation holds the view that a corporation engages in socially responsible behavior when it pursues profit only within the constraints of law.

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Galamsey In Ghana - The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

2020-3-2  Ghana is currently the tenth largest producer of gold in the world and second in Africa only after South Africa. Gold is the second major export commodity of Ghana after cocoa and galamsey contribute about 35% of all gold exported out of the country. Most of the gold

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Intel 2020-21 Corporate Responsibility Report

2021-8-4  responsibility and impact As a result of our efforts to combat risks of forced and bonded labor in our global supply chain, our suppliers have returned over $23 million in fees to more than 20,000 workers since 2014. In 2020, we also continued to expand our work on responsible minerals sourcing, and achieved $1.2

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7 Effects of Mining and Processing of Mineral Resources on ...

2021-8-27  Impact on the Biological Environment 7. Long-term Supplies of Mineral Resources. Mining and processing of mineral resources normally have a considerable im­pact on land, water, air, and biologic resources.Social impacts result from the increased demand for housing and other services in mining areas.

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Corporate Social Responsibility in Oil and Gas Industry ...

Corporate Social Responsibility in Oil and Gas Industry. Without an iota of doubt, the oil and gas industry is driving the engine of growth. The absence of this major energy source would bring the world to a grinding halt. The pillars of development in an economy rest upon the availability and exploration of this precious resource.

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