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This Mine is Mine How Minerals Fuel Conflicts in Africa

document how mining company characteristics and practices eg size location of headquarters compliance to Corporate Social Responsibility can contain or boost mining-induced violence The paper is organized as follows Section I discusses the existing literature and the conceptual framework that underpins our empirical analysis...

EFFECTS OF DEFORESTATION ON LIVELIHOODS OF FOREST

25 Conceptual Framework 26 CHAPTER 3 METHODOLOGY 29 31 Introduction 29 32 Study Design 29 33 Sampling Design 29 34 Analytical Framework 31 341 Comparism Of The Effect Of Deforestation On Livelihoods Of Forest Fringed Communities Along The Obotomfo And Yenku Forest Reserves 31 35 Data Sources 32 36 Study Area 33...

Sustainable Supply Chain Management Practices in

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...

Mining duties royalties and taxes in Ghana

Jul 04 2019 0183 32 However specific mining companies have stability development or investment agreements which protect those mining companies against adverse effects from changes in laws including those regarding...

PDF The impact of artisanal small

This paper assesses whether Prestea s ALP aligns with the development dialogue on artisanal mining The conceptual design of ALP in Ghana s Prestea is based on the notions of substitution...

Gold Mining and Proto Urbanization Recent Evidence

y describe the conceptual framework The gold mining sector in Ghana and various data sources used in the paper 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...

PDF Theoretical Framework for Plastic Waste Management

This result differed from the theoretical trends in the type and amount of solid wastes generated in other workplaces and municipalities in Ghana Owusu-Sekyere et al 2013...

Mining in Ghana

Jul 04 2019 0183 32 According to data from the Ghana Chamber of Mines the minerals and mining sector was the foremost source of direct domestic revenue paid to the Ghana Revenue Authority GRA in 2017...

Conceptual Framework

In a conceptual framework and some call it a conceptual model the interrelations between concepts are visualized in a simplified and structured representation of reality Hence this is not reality It selects only a few aspects some concepts relations and their context...

Community Resilience Conceptual Framework and

The conceptual framework for community resilience is a basis for measurement To gather information on the key indicators related to the community assets social dimensions and capacities for collective action described in the framework a mixed-method approach is needed that combines quantitative and qualitative measur...

Small Grants and Social Movements

criticism to existing projects Research in both Ghana and Peru supported this hypothesis The research also found that while small grants were an effective means of supporting these social movements there were important limitations to what small grants could do The conceptual framework proposed four basic things that successful movements do...

Mining and climate change A review and framework for

Jan 01 2018 0183 32 In the spirit of simplicity the framework is based on a small number of domains climate change mining activity public policy and industry practice intersecting impacts perceptions and responses and political economic context It hinges around a parsimonious reading of the relationships among these domains...

Sustainability Free Full

The aim of this study is to strengthen the capacity of mining industries to assess and improve their environmental sustainability performance through the introduction of a relevant framework Specific assessment categories and respective indicators were selected according to predefined steps Sustainability threshold values were identified for each indicator to enable the comparison of the...

CHAPTER 2 Theoretical Framework and Literature Review

Theoretical Framework and Literature Review We are on the cusp of a completely new era and changes must be made in education to ensure that all students leave school prepared to face the challenges of a redefined world Thornburg 2000 21 Introduction Collaborative learning through structured blending of online tutorials and lecture...

The Impact of Expanding Artisanal and Small

A Case Study of Burkina Faso Ghana and Sierra Leone SYNTHESIS REPORT OCTOBER 2017 15 Conceptual Framework zz What are the effects of ASM activities on smallholder food- and cash-crop farming in selected communities endowed with minerals in...

A Conceptual Framework to Understand the Local Community

In this study we propose a conceptual framework to better understand how socio-economic effects are likely to emerge in regions impacted by mining The framework considers three levels of hierarchical effects Measham Fleming and Schandl 2016...

Polluting Industries and Agricultural Productivity

between pollution and agricultural productivity and describes the case of gold mining in Ghana Section 3 provides a conceptual framework describing the data and empirical strategy Section 4 presents the results and discusses several possible challenges to our...

Assessing the Socio

policy-related framework conditions There is evidence of a growing impact from participation in the Framework Returns to Research and Development Publicly Funded Author year Estimated rates of return Private Social Nadiri 1993 20-30 50 Mansfield 1977 25 56 Terleckyj 1974 29 48-78 Sveikauskas 1981 10-25 50 Goto-Suzuki 1989 26 80...

Risk assessment of mining projects in Ghana Emerald Insight

Mar 13 2017 0183 32 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...

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...

Gold mining and proto

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...

Environmental Impacts of Mining A Study of Mining

regulatory framework for this sector presents Table 1 historically the contribution of the mining sector to government revenue value added and employment in Ghana 11 An Overview of Mining Activities in Ghana Mining activities in Ghana can be grouped into small-scale and large -scale mining Smallscale mining Plate 1a...

A Conceptual Framework for Analyzing the Economic Impact

This note offers a conceptual framework for analyzing the economic impact of the coronavirus disease COVID-19 and considers some policy implications It is a general note limited in scope covering fundamentals that are likely to affect a typical developing economy...

EIA system performance explained by actor capacity A

Keywords Capacity EIA performance capacity assessment Ghana gold mining See more statistics about this item Contact Utrecht University Repository Call us 31 0 30 2536115 Mail to library uunl...

The DPSIR Framework

The framework is seen as giving a structure within which to present the indicators needed to enable feedback to policy makers on environmental quality and the resulting impact of the political choices made or to be made in the future According to the DPSIR framework there is...

Small Scale Mining in West Africa and Environmental

Corpus ID 132516481 Small Scale Mining in West Africa and Environmental Security The Case Study of Tarkwa in Ghana inproceedings Alain2013SmallSM title= Small Scale Mining in West Africa and Environmental Security The Case Study of Tarkwa in Ghana author= C Alain year= 2013...

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