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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

    Abstract Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry by Frank Boateng MPhil, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2015 FCMI, Chartered Management Institute, 2014 MBA, University of Leicester, 2009 BS, Central University Ghana, 2006 Dissertation Submitted in Partial Fulfillment

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  • The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

    (Coakley, 1999). Despite the economic potential of the mining industry in Ghana, mining output had decreased significantly since the late 1950‟s with gold experiencing the most dramatic decline in production. As Aryee (2001) puts it “For four decades up to the 1980‟s no new mine was opened in Ghana due to a myriad of problems

  • Talent Management In The Ghanaian Gold Mining Industry: A

    Jeff Gold Leeds Business School, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK Abstract Privatisation of Ghanaian state-owned enterprises has resulted in domination of Western multinational companies (MNCs) in the gold mining industry. Consequently, expatriate managers dominate industry. The Government of Ghana, realising the

  • The Good and the Bad of Structural Adjustment

    The Good and the Bad of Structural Adjustment Programme in Africa: Evidence from Ghanaian Gold Mining Industry. How we measure 'reads' A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on

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  • The performance of the mining sector in Ghana: A

    2.1. Overview of the Ghanaian mining industry. Mining activities in Ghana can be broadly classified into two types: large-scale and small-scale. Large-scale mining is usually undertaken on a large scale and requires large capital investment and sophisticated technology for its exploration.

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  • Mining industry of Ghana Wikipedia

    The Mining industry of Ghana accounts for 5% of the country's GDP and minerals make up 37% of total exports, of which gold contributes over 90% of the total mineral exports. Thus, the main focus of Ghana's mining and minerals development industry remains focused on gold. Ghana is Africa's largest gold producer, producing 80.5 t in 2008.

  • The Ghana Chamber of Mines

    Vision. To be a respected, effective and unified voice for the mining industry. Mission Statement. To represent the Mining Industry in Ghana using the resources and capabilities of its members to deliver services that address members, government and community needs, in order to enhance development.

  • Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining

    Abstract Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to about 5.7% of the country’s GDP. The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts.

  • Ghana Mining Research & Analysis 2018 Oxford

    For more than 150 years the mining industry has been one of the key pillars of the Ghanaian economy. While it contributes a modest and as a result of rising oil, gas and agricultural production declining proportion of GDP, it remains a major source of government revenue, through taxation and royalty payments, and an indispensable driver

  • Promoting sustainable development in Ghanaian

    This paper provides an overview of the initiatives that have been undertaken by the Ghanaian government to promote more sustainable development in resident small-scale gold mining operations, and recommends a series of strategies for perpetuating a pattern of continued improvement.

  • Ghana Mining Research & Analysis 2018 Oxford

    For more than 150 years the mining industry has been one of the key pillars of the Ghanaian economy. While it contributes a modest and as a result of rising oil, gas and agricultural production declining proportion of GDP, it remains a major source of government revenue, through taxation and royalty payments, and an indispensable driver

  • abstract of mining industry in ghanaian gold

    Abstract Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry by Frank Boateng MPhil, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2015 FCMI, Chartered Management Institute, 2014 MBA, University of Leicester, 2009 BS, Central University Ghana, .

  • Ghana Gold Mining and Exploration Investing

    9-8-2017· Ghana’s Minerals and Mining Act came into effect in 2006, and underwent improvements in 2014 to address an ongoing problem in the country’s mining industry: illegal gold mining. The Ghanaian government has had trouble with illegal small-scale gold mining, and those issues have put pressure on its relationship with China and caused trouble

  • Energy, utilities and resources PwC

    26-12-2019· The significant growth in this industry has witnessed an increase in foreign investors in Ghana. Currently there are a lot of players in the gold mining industry: AngloGold Ashanti, Newmont Ghana, Gold Fields Ghana, Chirano Goldmines and Golden Star, who continue to invest in the Ghanaian mining industry.

  • Mining in Ghana List of Mining Companies Ghana

    Looking for Mining in Ghana? Find the list of best Mining Companies in Ghana on our business directory. Filter by City . Accra; Energy and Mining industries. This company is a small scale mining company based in Ghana and Burkina Faso.We work to achieve gold and diamond.Our aim is to always have classic and higher gold in our show rooms

  • The impact of small-scale gold mining on mining

    The impact of small-scale gold mining on mining communities in Ghana Isaac Kojo Arah University of New England Ho Polytechnic Abstract The Ghanaian mining industry is a controversial one. Many believe that the industry has contributed greatly towards the

  • The price of gold: Chinese mining in Ghana

    24-4-2013· Ghana has had a gold rush but here, Afua Hirsch discovers how Chinese immigrants are profiting from industrialising the country's small-scale mining industry. She sees for herself that, for the many locals who chance

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  • Mining and Sustainable Development: The Case of Ghana

    Professional training and career development for senior mining employees e.g. Ghanaian mining professionals are now working as expatriates in many parts of the world. Graduate Training Programs for fresh products of the various universities. Research dissemination seminars at UMaT that bridge gap between practice and industry.

  • Journal of Industrial Engineering and

    Findings: The study observed that, due to the risk factors associated with the mining industry, management has to ensure that employees are well motivated to curb the rate at which employees embark on industrial unrest which affect performance, and employees are to comply with health and safety rules because the industry contribute hugely to

  • FACTORS INFLUENCING GREEN SUPPLY CHAIN IN THE MINING

    negative impact of mining on the environment as overwhelming. Gunson and Jian (2001) assert that coal mining leads to about 6000 deaths annually in China alone. While the land degradation caused by the gold mining is pronounced, chemical contamination from the gold extraction

  • Journal of Industrial Engineering and

    Findings: The study observed that, due to the risk factors associated with the mining industry, management has to ensure that employees are well motivated to curb the rate at which employees embark on industrial unrest which affect performance, and employees are to comply with health and safety rules because the industry contribute hugely to

  • Linkages in Ghana’s Gold Mining Industry: Challenging the

    ‘Linkages in Ghana’s Gold Mining Industry: Challenging the Enclave Thesis’, Robin Bloch and George Owusu 2. ‘Chinese Construction Companies in Angola: A Local Linkages Perspective’, Lucy Corkin 3. ‘Development and Knowledge Intensification in Industries Upstream of Zambia’s Copper Mining Sector’, Judith Fessehaie 4.

  • TAB-FOREST MINES LTD.

    TAB-Forest has extensive gold mining expertise in its executive and operational ranks. The company has close ties with Ghana’s governmental agencies and the Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners, and is actively working on partnerships to help all of Ghana’s small scale miners create prosperous projects that will benefit the

  • Employee Motivation and Work Performance: A Comparative

    Abstract: Purpose: The paper empirically compares employee motivation and its impact on performance in Ghanaian Mining Companies, where in measuring performance, the job satisfaction model is scale gold mining industries in Ghana that will ensure that miners have a work environment. 2

  • "Environmental Policy Assessment in the Ghanaian

    Abstract. Environmental policy assessment has been recognized by critical stakeholders (e.g., governments, local communities, academics, environmental advocacy groups, and mining companies) as an effective way of identifying and dealing with the myriad of environmental problems confronting humanity, particularly those caused by mining activities.

  • Ghana aims to leverage mining revenues

    Ghana aims to leverage mining revenues. Ghana Industry Economic News. 14 Mar 2016 “Ghana will increase benefits from the mining industry if the industry is recognised as a growth pole to spawn activities in other sectors of the economy . provided Ghanaian ownership stands at 51% or higher.

  • Ghana Mining Industry Equipment export.gov

    As with other sectors, used or reconditioned equipment often is at a more appropriate price-point for Ghanaian buyers. Sub-Sector Best Prospects As Ghana’s neighboring markets grow their mining activity, many of the mining equipment distributors based in Accra are beginning to serve those markets.

  • 30 Insane Facts about Ghanaian Gold

    7-2-2013· 30 Insane Facts about Ghanaian Gold [Infographic] Danny Ashton — February 6, 2013 Follow @neomammalian. By passing legislation to obtain more revenue from the important gold mining industry, the government of Ghana now has an environmental problem due to

  • SURFACE MINING AND ITS SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS AND

    The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Surface Mining 2008 S Yirenkyi Page 181 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

  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the

    The study also revealed that there has been high awareness of CSR among the managers in the Ghanaian gold mining industry. The awareness and conceptualization of CSR in the gold mining industry was however skewed towards issues of acquisition and retention of social licence, community development and community engagement.