A Study of Company-Community Conflicts over Gold Mining in the .Keywords: Environmental Resources, Conflicts, Ghana, Gold Mining, and Livelihood .. mining industry, its implication on the company-community disputes and the procedures for dealing .. industry projects can proceed on their lands (ibid).projects on conflict in mining areas in ghana,SUMMARY AHAFO SOUTH PROJECTAug 1, 2005 . The Ahafo Project is part of Newmont Mining Corporation's (Newmont) . Poor perceptions of mining do exist in communities in Ghana; .. resettlement or relocation compensation, and conflict investigation and resolution with.
NDF Ghana Final report - Nordic Development FundMSDEP. Mining Sector Development and Environment Project (IDA Credit 2743-GH). MSR .. the mining sector in Ghana in critical areas. However, the ... and industry. •. Regional and local conflicts due to the struggle over mineral wealth.projects on conflict in mining areas in ghana,Are Alternative Livelihood Projects Alleviating Poverty in Mining .Apr 20, 2004 . Livelihood (AL) projects in mining communities. . Keywords: Alternative Livelihood (AL) projects; rural livelihoods; mining; Ghana; poverty .. that did not exist before: many of the “recent cases of conflicts between mining.John Frank
Oct 1, 2014 . Mining and resettlement of communities in Ghana: .. violations, but also of collective rights, community-company conflicts, the struggle for resources, access . forced displacement has accompanied various mining projects.
AND AGRICULTURAL LAND USES IN GHANA AND PERU. OXFAM RESEARCH . Mining, oil, and gas extraction have exploded across Latin. America and . in an area under concession wonder if a project will actually proceed and, if so,.
Keywords: Environmental Resources, Conflicts, Ghana, Gold Mining, and Livelihood .. mining industry, its implication on the company-community disputes and the procedures for dealing .. industry projects can proceed on their lands (ibid).
MSDEP. Mining Sector Development and Environment Project (IDA Credit 2743-GH). MSR .. the mining sector in Ghana in critical areas. However, the ... and industry. •. Regional and local conflicts due to the struggle over mineral wealth.
sion allocation procedure, has exacerbated conflicts between mining parties. .. establish the Small-Scale Mining Project (SSMP), which delegated industry.
2009 Communities and Small-scale Mining . case of large-scale mining and artisanal miners is no different from other conflict- . Lusaphone countries. Galamsey. Ghana. Diggers. Sierra Leone and Liberia ... of its current and future projects.
Apr 20, 2004 . Livelihood (AL) projects in mining communities. . Keywords: Alternative Livelihood (AL) projects; rural livelihoods; mining; Ghana; poverty .. that did not exist before: many of the “recent cases of conflicts between mining.
to social tension and sometimes to violent conflict. (See Chapter 8.) . THE MINING, MINERALS AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT MMSD. 198 .. central government, however, since mineral ownership in Ghana is vested in.
Feb 4, 2016 . Ghanaian and Chinese miners engaged in contestation and conflict over access . concession of 25 acres maximum in designated mining areas and then to .. 'Are alternative livelihood projects alleviating poverty in mining.
4.2 Shaanxi Mining Company and Conflict in Gbane, Upper East . Mining in Ghana”: the cases of Gbane and Dunkwa-on-Offin, in the Upper East and Central .. foreign involvement in the main area of alluvial small-scale gold mining .. However, the research project did interview selected members of the Chinese business.
towns in and around Kyebi in the Eastern Region of Ghana. The influx of mining companies in the study area showed that mining activities within the region.
works on mines and communities overtly adopting .. Ghana, highlighting the blame-shifting orientation ... community conflict at the project-level (Muradian.
Dec 1, 2014 . FROM MINING COMMUNITIES IN GHANA. DIVINE ODAME . participation in EIA tends to improve project design, environmental soundness . Franks, 2011; Obara and Jenkins, 2006) is the issue of land use conflict between.
CASE STUDY: AHAFO GOLD MINE DEVELOPMENT – GHANA. 115. 7 .. sustainable development in places where projects are located. Delivering sustainable.
by illegal small-scale mining; land in areas surrounding mines has been rendered bare and susceptible to increased . Keywords: Ghana, Prestea, gold mining, environmental impacts, community participation .. potentially stimulate conflict between communities and . found that a number of the projects undertaken by the.
Mar 16, 2015 . Ghana's FIP Investment Plan was endorsed by the Sub-Committee .. managed and potentially can conflict with the community livelihoods, particularly cocoa .. project, mined out areas which have lost carbon sequestration.
May 22, 2009 . 3Tropenbos International Ghana, P.O. Box UP 982,. Kumasi- . gold mining on food crop production in the mining communities can be substantial. This can ... projects. The first fish farming started in 2008 at Abekoase, a stakeholder community, and involved .. interviewee in a study on mining conflicts in.
chargeable income according to production fields in the oil sector. The amended . for a new mine), to offset profits earned in another project. This is referred ... in the Internal Revenue Act was not clear, creating unnecessary conflict between.
New areas are being unlocked for mining, modifying the global mining . West Africa has become a major gold mining region, with Ghana now . sparked around the new gold mining projects in many of the emerging gold mining countries,.