the effects of mining on the livelihood of mining mmunities

Mining Effects on Rural Livelihoods, Adopted Strategies ...

The study determines the effects of mining on rural livelihoods, adopted strategies and the role of stakeholder and regulatory institutions. The study achieves this by investigating the status of key rural livelihood indicators, what influence the choice of livelihood strategies in mining communities and the assessment of institutional performance.

Mining impact on communities’ livelihoods: A case study of ...

Jan 18, 2020  Mining has been blamed globally for harmful and impoverishing effects. Most countries are rich sources of gemstone, yet there is very little development, since miners, and those around mining sites, still live in abject poverty. This study sought answers on: “how mining activities have affected communities’ livelihoods?”.

The Effects Of Mining To Communities: The Good And The ...

May 10, 2018  Mining activities bring with it both positive and negative effects on its surrounding communities. For its positive impact, miners employed by mining corporations now have a regular source of income. Their families are now able to enjoy a higher standard of living they couldn’t previously gain access to.

The Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Local Communities

The Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Local Communities: A Case Study of Newmont Ahafo South Mining Project of Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana. Graduate School of Development Studies. A Research Paper presented by: Irene Jemilatu Yaro (Ghana) in partial fulfilment of the requirements for obtaining the degree of MASTERS OF ARTS IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES

EXAMINING THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF MINING ON

examining the socio-economic impact of mining on the livelihoods of amajuba district mining communities . sihlangu s. ngobese . 2015 . university of kwazulu-natal

Mining And Its Impact On Local Communities - Mining ...

The mining industry impacts significantly on local communities economically, socially and environmentally. A social licence to operate should ensure these impacts are positive, and clearly understood by the communities. With that in mind, let's take a look at some of the ways in which mining activities can impact on local communities. Mining activi...

(PDF) IMPACT OF MINING ON LIVELIHOOD HEALTH STATUS

impact of mining on livelihood health status of tribal people -a case study of keonjhar March 2016 Conference: National Seminar on Marginalization and Development: Issues and

(PDF) The impact of mining on farming as a livelihood ...

The impact of mining on farming as a livelihood strategy and its implications for poverty reduction and household well-being in Ghana ... living within the mining communities

Influence of mining related factors on the livelihoods of ...

the effect of displacement, compensation on the livelihoods of resettled communities, economic resource distribution and environmental degradation on the livelihoods of the resettled communities in Msambweni division Kenya.

Mining impact on communities’ livelihoods: A case study of ...

Jan 18, 2020  Mining has been blamed globally for harmful and impoverishing effects. Most countries are rich sources of gemstone, yet there is very little development, since miners, and those around mining sites, still live in abject poverty. This study sought answers on: “how mining activities have affected communities’ livelihoods?”.

The Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Local Communities

The Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Local Communities: A Case Study of Newmont Ahafo South Mining Project of Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana. Graduate School of Development Studies. A Research Paper presented by: Irene Jemilatu Yaro (Ghana) in partial fulfilment of the requirements for obtaining the degree of MASTERS OF ARTS IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES

THE IMPACT OF LARGE-SCALE MINING ON THE

environmental effects that impact the livelihoods of the communities, including polluting water resources and displacing people from their fertile lands to allow mining operations. In this way, mining activities account for serious consequences for the local environment (Kitula, 2006).

Mining And Its Impact On Local Communities - Mining ...

The mining industry impacts significantly on local communities economically, socially and environmentally. A social licence to operate should ensure these impacts are positive, and clearly understood by the communities. With that in mind, let's take a look at some of the ways in which mining activities can impact on local communities. Mining activi...

The impacts of artisanal gold mining on local livelihoods ...

Mar 26, 2002  In this study the term artisanal mining is defined as mining with the use of manual methods and procedures with little or no mechanization, as stipulated by the mining code. Livelihoods According to Chambers (1988), a livelihood is defined as adequate stocks and flows of food and cash to meet basic needs.

Influence of mining related factors on the livelihoods of ...

the effect of displacement, compensation on the livelihoods of resettled communities, economic resource distribution and environmental degradation on the livelihoods of the resettled communities in Msambweni division Kenya.

The Impact of Large Scale Mining on the Livelihoods of ...

/ The Impact of Large Scale Mining on the Livelihoods of Adjacent Communities. ... Tanzania. This study assessed the contribution of Geita Gold Mine (GGM) to the livelihoods of local communities in Geita District. Specifically, it assessed the effectiveness of corporate social responsibility implementation, determined the extent to which GGM ...

What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry ...

Apr 25, 2017  Mining adversely affects the environment by inducing loss of biodiversity, soil erosion, and contamination of surface water, groundwater, and soil. Mining can also trigger the formation of sinkholes. The leakage of chemicals from mining sites can also have detrimental effects on the health of the population living at or around the mining site.

The effects of artisanal mining on the livelihoods of the ...

The effects of artisanal mining on the livelihoods of the local community of Shurugwi . By Daryl G. Simbanegavi. Abstract. The purpose of this research, was to make a depiction of how the emergence and engagement into artisanal mining impacted on the livelihoods of the local community of Shurugwi. The areas under study in this particular study ...

Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying communities

Sep 18, 2013  Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying communities. Marya Salamat September 18, 2013 Alvaro, black sand mining, Cagayan River, Juan Ponce Enrile ‘The impacts of magnetite mining operations in Cagayan Province are an indictment on the country’s flawed mining policies.’- Defend Patrimony Alliance

An investigation of the impacts of mining projects in ...

N2 - This thesis investigates the impacts of mining projects in Papua New Guinea (PNG) on livelihoods and poverty in the indigenous mining communities. The impact of mining on poverty of PNG’s indigenous people has been an issue of concern for several decades. In fact, mining has been a controversial industry in PNG.

Investigation into the Impacts of Artisanal Gold Mining on ...

mining on the environment and livelihood of local community by: 1) identifying and assessing the methods and processes of artisanal gold mining, 2) determin-ing the impact of these methods and processes on the environment, 3) assessing the impacts of artisanal mining on the livelihood foundation of local residents, 4)

Socio-economic Impact of Mining on Rural Communities: A ...

affected communities. Moreover, the by-products of coal mining such as loss of agro-based livelihood, decrease of natural capital, pollution and ill health are becoming the matter of concern globally. In this background the present study was undertaken by taking three specific objectives: first, to analyse the impact of coal mining on the local

Erasmus University Thesis Repository: The Impact of Mining ...

In order to eke out a living, local communities need to construct livelihoods by espousing livelihoods strategies/ coping mechanisms. Through a case study of Newmont Ghana’s Ahafo South mining project this research paper tries to explore the impact of mining (both large scale and artisanal) on the livelihoods of local communities and the ...

Mining impact on communities’ livelihoods: A case study of ...

Jan 18, 2020  Mining has been blamed globally for harmful and impoverishing effects. Most countries are rich sources of gemstone, yet there is very little development, since miners, and those around mining sites, still live in abject poverty. This study sought answers on: “how mining activities have affected communities’ livelihoods?”.

The Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Local Communities

The Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Local Communities: A Case Study of Newmont Ahafo South Mining Project of Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana. Graduate School of Development Studies. A Research Paper presented by: Irene Jemilatu Yaro (Ghana) in partial fulfilment of the requirements for obtaining the degree of MASTERS OF ARTS IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES

Mining And Its Impact On Local Communities - Mining ...

The mining industry impacts significantly on local communities economically, socially and environmentally. A social licence to operate should ensure these impacts are positive, and clearly understood by the communities. With that in mind, let's take a look at some of the ways in which mining activities can impact on local communities. Mining activi...

THE IMPACT OF LARGE-SCALE MINING ON THE

environmental effects that impact the livelihoods of the communities, including polluting water resources and displacing people from their fertile lands to allow mining operations. In this way, mining activities account for serious consequences for the local environment (Kitula, 2006).

The impact of mining on farming as a livelihood strategy ...

place the Livelihood Enhancement and Community Empowerment Program (LEEP), the Agricultural Improvement and Land Access Program (AILAP), and the Vulnerable People’s Program to mitigate the potential social, economic and environmental impacts resulting from the development of the mining project

Analysis of livelihood issues in resettlement mining ...

Recognition of the importance of land access in mining resettlement communities in the context of sustainable development discourse in many African countries has not necessarily been translated into practice. This paper describes the livelihood challenges and sustainable development implications of a mining-induced resettlement programme in ...

The effects of artisanal mining on the livelihoods of the ...

The effects of artisanal mining on the livelihoods of the local community of Shurugwi . By Daryl G. Simbanegavi. Abstract. The purpose of this research, was to make a depiction of how the emergence and engagement into artisanal mining impacted on the livelihoods of the local community of Shurugwi. The areas under study in this particular study ...

(PDF) The effects of sand mining on rural communities

Sep 27, 2020  The mining of sand resources from rivers and ex-mining areas in Selangor state is a common practice and may lead to destruction of public assets as well as impacts or increase stress on commercial ...

Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying communities

Sep 18, 2013  Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying communities. Marya Salamat September 18, 2013 Alvaro, black sand mining, Cagayan River, Juan Ponce Enrile ‘The impacts of magnetite mining operations in Cagayan Province are an indictment on the country’s flawed mining policies.’- Defend Patrimony Alliance

Effects of mining on reindeer/caribou populations and ...

(2014). Effects of mining on reindeer/caribou populations and indigenous livelihoods: community-based monitoring by Sami reindeer herders in Sweden and First Nations in Canada. The Polar Journal: Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 28-51.

Assessing the Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of ...

Impacts of Artisanal Gold Mining on the Livelihoods of Communities in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality in Ghana Samuel Obiri 1,2,*, Precious A. D. Mattah 3,†, Memuna M. Mattah 4,†, Frederick A. Armah 5,†, Shiloh Osae 1,†, Sam Adu-kumi 6,† and Philip O. Yeboah 1,† 1 Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications, School of Nuclear and ...

The Impact of Gold Mining on Local Farming Communities

do not address the existing vulnerabilities of these mining communities. This study looks at the effects of mining on households, but from the perspective of the needs expressed by individuals living in the mining area. Using descriptive survey research design, a total of 90 respondents were sampled for structured interviews.

Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Rural Households. A ...

The cumulative effect was the intensification of mining and the expansion in the operation of mines across the mining zones in the country. Livelihoods of households in the rural communities in the catchments of the mines got threatened by the expansion of concessions to the mining companies.

Do local communities benefit from mining?

The inequalizing impact of mining, both across and within districts, may help explain the social discontent with mining in Peru, despite its enormous revenues. A related question regards the usefulness of fiscal transfers to local governments (the Mining Canon ), a key component of the fiscal decentralization reform of 2002, which aims at ...