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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.

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Mining impact on communities’ livelihoods: A case study of

Adjei E (2007) Impact of mining on livelihoods of rural households. A case study of farmers in the Wassa Mining Region, Ghana "Master's thesis, Geografisk institutt". [34] Spiegel J (2012) Governance institutions, resource rights regimes, and the informal mining sector: Regulatory complexities in

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The impacts of mining on livelihoods in the Andes: A

Apr 01, 2017· The research synthesized here uses the livelihoods concept to demonstrate that livelihoods in the Andes are being transformed by the impact of mining on: (1) water quantity and quality upon which livelihoods rely, (2) land-tenure practices which facilitate land-based livelihoods, and (3) the creation of new employment opportunities.

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Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Rural Households. A

@inproceedings{Adjei2007ImpactOM, title={Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Rural Households. A Case Study of Farmers in the Wassa Mining Region, Ghana}, author={E. Adjei}, year={2007} } E. Adjei Published 2007 Geography Radical reforms and liberalization in the mining sector of

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(PDF) IMPACT OF MINING ON LIVELIHOOD & HEALTH STATUS OF

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 Concerns

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Does coal mining affect household food security? An

Jan 14, 2019· Mining industries have enormous potential to improve food shortage by providing employment opportunities in its mining vicinity. But, simultaneously, these areas also suffer from ‘resource curse’ due to detrimental effects of mining. Hence, this study examined the effects of coal mining on household food availability and food access among proximate population residing in

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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.

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Mining, rural livelihoods and food security: A

Jun 01, 2020· Table 1 below shows that there seems to be no overall significant effect of mining on food security in sub-Saharan Africa (model 1). However, once we consider respondents’ gender or the control rights of mining companies, a more nuanced picture can be drawn: while mining does not seem to aggravate men’s access to food (model 2), it significantly increases food insecurity among women

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Mining: Negative Effects On The Environment, Animals

Aug 31, 2020· In some developing countries for example, mining is the only source of employment, income and livelihood for some people (they depend on it to survive) But, on the other hand, mining can have wide ranging negative effects on the environment, wildlife and humans Some effects of mining might be irreversible, such as species elimination from a

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MINING IMPACTS ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND FOOD

The influx of mining companies in the study area showed that mining activities within the region of study has in many ways affected the livelihood of the people by displacement, relocation and even resettlement.The socio-economic, environment, and the lives of the inhabitants of the

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Mining impact on communities’ livelihoods: A case study of

Adjei E (2007) Impact of mining on livelihoods of rural households. A case study of farmers in the Wassa Mining Region, Ghana "Master's thesis, Geografisk institutt". [34] Spiegel J (2012) Governance institutions, resource rights regimes, and the informal mining sector: Regulatory complexities in

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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.

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Does coal mining affect household food security? An

Jan 14, 2019· Mining industries have enormous potential to improve food shortage by providing employment opportunities in its mining vicinity. But, simultaneously, these areas also suffer from ‘resource curse’ due to detrimental effects of mining. Hence, this study examined the effects of coal mining on household food availability and food access among proximate population residing in

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EXAMINING THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF MINING

EXAMINING THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF MINING ON THE LIVELIHOODS OF AMAJUBA DISTRICT MINING COMMUNITIES . BY . SIHLANGU NGOBESE. A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of. Master of Commerce .

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Resettlement Programme Implementation: The Effect on

Resettlement Programme Implementation: The Effect on Livelihoods of People in Mining Communities in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality, Ghana Eric Doe Ackuayi 1* Kotoku Godsway 2 Dzeto George K 3 1.Department of Planning, College of Architecture and Planning, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

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MINING IMPACTS ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND FOOD

The influx of mining companies in the study area showed that mining activities within the region of study has in many ways affected the livelihood of the people by displacement, relocation and even resettlement.The socio-economic, environment, and the lives of the inhabitants of the

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Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying

Sep 18, 2013· Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying communities. Marya Salamat September 18, 2013 Alvaro, black of Cagayan province where there are ongoing black sand mining operations have expressed alarm at the effects of these mining activities. “The effects are now easily seen — houses are crumbling because the sand underneath it are

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Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining

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. This paper provides an exposition on the environmental

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Assessing the Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of

assessing the socio-economic status of mining-dependent areas and on the socio-economic costs or effects of mine closures and their views on future development of mines [13,14]. There appears to be very little overlap between the two fields of research on gold mining, and there is a paucity of research

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Positive and Negative Effects of Mining Positive

Dec 09, 2019· Positive Effects of Mining. Economic Growth. Mining is a vital driver role of economic growth in numerous countries. Locally, it provides much-needed jobs and investment capital. At the top level, it can drive and define national growth. Some nations depend solely on extracting natural resources like many found in the Middle East.

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Social impact assessment in the mining sector: Review and

Aug 01, 2018· The “conflict minerals” impact assessment report considers two main social effects of the proposed policy options: the employment in EU and the livelihood in conflict zones. It evaluates these aspects with respect to different policy options.

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Socio-economic Impact of Mining on Rural Communities: A

taking three specific objectives: first, to analyse the impact of coal mining on the local communities and their livelihood with special reference to Ib Valley coalfield; second, to explore the impact of coal mining on the rural social structure; and finally, to assess the adverse effects of coal mining on the health condition of rural people.

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The Destructive Impacts of Corporate Mining in the

Jun 26, 2018· The proposed mining project straddles the jurisdiction of two regions, four provinces, four municipalities, and nine barangays. If this mining project will be realized, its environmental cost and negative impact to the livelihood, health, and quality of life of the Filipinos living in affected areas in four provinces of Mindanao (South Cotabato, Sarangani, Sultan Kudarat, and Davao del Sur

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Socio Economic Impact Study of Mining and Mining Polices

Uttar Pradesh, to study the effect of Government Mining Policy on mining in the region and mining activities on the socio-economics of the local people and their dependency on mining for their livelihood sustainability. The effect of mining activities on the vegetation of

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