Risk management for a tailings re-mining project in Ghana ...

Hence, the process of systematic risk management applied to a single case study of a tailings re-mining project in Ghana holds the potential for invaluable insights on risk management in the ...


SURFACE MINING AND ITS SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS …

SURFACE MINING AND ITS SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS AND CHALLENGES Stephen Yirenkyi Gold Fields Ghana Ltd., Tarkwa, Ghana Abstract The mining industry remains the backbone of many economies in the developing world. Its resurgence in Ghana since 1989 was driven by the global paradigm which emphasizes


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small scale mining of gold conceptual framework ... Institutional and Policy Framework in Ghana's Mineral Indus. ... 2013, Artisan and small-scale mining (ASM) present a different set of risks and regulatory challeng Generally, the effects of the aforementioned weakening of the regulatory framework in the context of gold mining San Luis,.


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Apr 22, 2013· Exploitation of crude oil and natural gas in nigeria | American Essays. Hence, this study would attempt to review the effects of overdependence of … key sectors of the economy such as agricultural sector, textile and mining sectors. … Section 2 is a literature review of resource curse.…. in Nigeria and of all rivers, streams and water courses throughout Nigeria was vested in the British ...


1 A Conceptual Framework of Data Mining

the basic concepts and principles of data mining, and the conceptual struc-tures and characterization of data mining. For this purpose, in Section 3, a three-layer conceptual framework of data mining is discussed, consisting of the philosophy layer, the technique layer, and the application layer [23]. The


Environmental Degradation under Artisanal and Small …

Environmental Degradation under Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Tanzania: Can Innovations in Institutional Framework Help? Agnes G. Mwakaje . Institute of Resource Assessment, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania . [email protected] . Abstract- thus offered new legal channels for ASM activities. Artisan and small-scale mining (ASM) plays an


Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa ...

Nigeria's abundant solid minerals constitute some of the largest known deposits in recent years under different categories. With the activities in the sector characterized by production and a growing environmental decline often overlooked. This research uses a mix scale approach of descriptive statistics and GIS methodology in analyzing the ecological impacts of mining in Nigeria.


FACTORS INHIBITING ILLEGAL MINERS IN THE UPPER …

factors inhibiting illegal miners in the upper denkyira east district in the central region from registering with the minerals commission in ghana


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ABSTRACT: This work studied the social and economic impacts of tin mining in ... The conceptual framework is based on the concept of sustainable development. ... contributions are the negative impacts which include land degradation,. ... A Conceptual Framework for Analysing the Effects of Urban Growth ..... In Kwashiekuma and its environs, sand ...


SUPPLY CHAIN KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT: A …

A CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK Adrian Done1 Abstract The supply chain literature still largely focuses on asset, alphanumeric data and information (in the form of documents and files) elements of exchange between supply chain partners, despite the fact that increased integration and collaboration clearly require development of more


PREVALENCE OF MALARIA IN GHANA: A CASE STUDY OFTHE ...

1.6 CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK Malaria is endemic and a clinical disease in the Lake Bosomtwe Area. Malaria is usually a human cause disease. The conceptual framework in figure 1.1 helps in understanding how malaria is cause and its effects on the people of the study area. This conceptual framework reveals that, malaria is cause by poor sanitation.


Investigating the Occupational Health and Safety Issues ...

Investigating the occupational health and safety issues associated with small-scale and artisanal mining in Ghana . From a development perspective, artisanal and small-scale mining is one of the most complex economic sectors of Ghana, but the extent of this type of mining is very difficult to quantify and a …


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Their current project is 'Social impacts of climate change and occupational heat stress and adaptation strategies of mining workers in Ghana'. ... conceptual framework based on an appraisal and ...


(PDF) EFFECTS OF ILLEGAL MINING ON STUDENT'S LEARNING ...

If the activities that take place around the environment have an effect of education, it is then an undeniable fact that illegal mining activities affect the students' learning process. The conceptual framework shows the impact of illegal mining on the students' learning process. This is based on the review of the available literature.


CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK AND TOPICS FOR ANALYSIS

CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK AND TOPICS FOR ANALYSIS A Consultation Document July 2000. 2 1. Introduction ... and a shared conceptual framework is required to help systematise and prioritise specific research tasks. This consultation ... What are the effects of national economic/political dependency on mining?


Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

Jun 11, 2016· In Section 2 we briefly describe the conceptual framework. The gold mining sector in Ghana and various data sources used in the article are presented in Section 3, together with descriptive statistics of the variables of interest. Our empirical strategy is outlined in Section 4. Estimation results are presented in Section 5. 2. Conceptual framework


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experts in Ghana to arrive at a preliminary framework. The framework is evaluated using gold 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.


A Comparative Analysis of Diseases Associated with Mining ...

(WHO, 2004b), while gold mining in South Africa has been associated with TB and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) (WHO, 1997). This study examines the disease patterns in a gold-mining region in Ghana and a non-gold-mining region. It aims to explore how mining activity in a developing country influences the dominant causes of morbidity.


Tackling the Resource Curse: The role of democracy in ...

effects on societies, economies and polities—analysing the interaction of all of these aspects in one report results an overly ambitious task. Therefore, this study focuses on the role of oil, gas and mining resources (for a list of countries rich in these resources, see Appendix I).


The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

This conceptual paper identifies that with the international mining industry becoming more cosmopolitan, developing countries will have to develop a competitive mining regime based on greater economic equality, mutual benefit and in accordance with generally accepted notions of fairness. Key words: Ghana, Mining, Mineral Products, Impact, Economy


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conceptual framework for effects of mining in ghana. The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse. This conceptual paper identifies that with the international mining industry becoming more cosmopolitan, developing countries will have to develop a competitive mining regime based on greater economic equality, mutual benefit and in ...


Risk assessment of mining projects in Ghana | Emerald Insight

Mar 13, 2017· The purpose of this paper is to assess the critical risk factors affecting mining projects in Ghana.,A purposive sampling approach was used in selecting the respondents for the study. These were practitioners working on mining projects in Ghana.,The study identified 22 risk factors contributing to mining project failure in Ghana. The five most critical mining project risk factors based on both ...


CHAPTER Conceptual Framework of Health Determinants

Conceptual Framework of Health Determinants 43 2 CHAPTER C onceptual frameworks are maps con-structed to define the causal rela-tionship between a problem and the factors contributing to it.1-4 A key step in the understanding of a problem to be stud-ied is the development of a conceptual framework. Wolfson described the impor-


An Empirical Analysis of the Contribution of Mining Sector ...

2.CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK AND LITERATURE REVIEW 2.1 Conceptual Issues Mining, minerals and metals are important to the economic and social development of many countries. Minerals can either be extracted from the surface of the earth or from deep in the earth. The process of extracting minerals from open mines is


A conceptual framework for the Adoption of Social …

A conceptual framework for the Adoption of Social Network Technologies (SNTs) in Teaching – case of Ghana . John Kingsley 1Arthur, Kofi Sarpong Adu-Manu. 2. and Clement Yeboah. 3. 1 Computer Science Department, Valley View University Accra, Ghana . 2. Computer Science Department, Valley View University Accra, Ghana . 3


EFFECTS OF DEFORESTATION ON LIVELIHOODS OF FOREST …

2.5 Conceptual Framework 26 CHAPTER 3 METHODOLOGY 29 3.1 Introduction 29 3.2 Study Design 29 3.3 Sampling Design 29 3.4 Analytical Framework 31 3.4.1 Comparism Of The Effect Of Deforestation On Livelihoods Of Forest Fringed Communities Along The Obotomfo And Yenku Forest Reserves 31 3.5 Data Sources 32 3.6 Study Area 33


Economic Burden of Motorcycle Accidents in Northern Ghana

Motorcycles are the most popular means of transportation in northern Ghana, and their accidents are major causes of out-patient attendance and admissions in the Bolgatanga Municipality. Data were collected from Drivers and Vehicle Licensing Authority, the Police, health facilities and motorcycle ...


Business Drivers for Environmental Regulations Compliance ...

on how to drive compliance with EPA regulations and standards in Ghana's mining sector. Ajzen's theory of planned behavior was the conceptual framework for this phenomenological study. A purposive sample of 20 middle managers from Ghana's mining sector participated in interviews, which were transcribed and then coded to generate common ...


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

Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining Communities in Ghana. Article ... miners, whic h have the effect o f favouring the i nterest s of.


Employee Motivation and Work Performance: A Comparative ...

Among the public and private sector institutions in Ghana, the mining industry can be seen as one of the oldest industries known to play a central role in the economic development of the country. Yet the mining industry has a problem of health-related illnesses and diseases where