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Government policies towards small-scale mining CORE

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Published in The International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences 2015Authors Anthony Abiodun Eniola Harry EntebangAbout Public policy

The politics of large-scale mining in SAIMM

the mining law reforms in diverse countries around the world during most of the 20th century, could perhaps be the general trend perceived as bringing the mining industry under government control in order to achieve policy objectives with regard to fiscal revenue generation, employment, technology transfer, and regional and local development. Global

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REPORT The formalisation of artisanal mining in the

The formalisation of the mining sectors in the DRC and Rwanda offers a compelling parallel to the FLEGT initiative. Both are relevant to governance in weak or fragile states, which is significant because mineral resources have funded conflict in both countries and in the case of the DRC, still do.

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Mining 2020 Laws and Regulations Ghana ICLG

Environmentally sustainable small-scale mining. Upon the lifting of the ban on small scale mining, the Ghana National Association of Small-Scale Miners has, through a series of programmes, sought to sensitise its members on sustainable mining and mineral processing practices.

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Small-scale mining in Ghana The government and the galamsey

The paper concludes that political leniency and law enforcement corruption has resulted in a booming small-scale gold system under poor government control. The paper recommends that politicians move to enact reforms to regularize the small-scale mining sector and curtail ubiquitous environmental and occupational safety problems.

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Social impact assessment of resource projects IM4DC

The Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM) was established by the University of Queensland in 2001 in response to growing interest in and debate about the role of the mining and minerals industry in contemporary society. This report does not necessarily represent the views or the policy of AusAID or the Commonwealth of Australia.

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Learn What Illegal Mining Operations Are The Balance

As defined by the Government of South Africa, Artisanal mining means small-scale mining involving the extraction of minerals with the simplest of tools, on a subsistence level. However, most illegal mining is characterized by the small size of its operations. That's because large-scale illegal mining is very unusual and most likely linked to

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MINING IN AFRICA DLA Piper

06 Mining in Africa PROFILE 11th largest country in the world in terms of land area. Actively pursuing economic diversification away from oil and gas by encouraging domestic and foreign investment. Non-oil sectors, including mining and metal industry, have emerged as key drivers of growth in the last 10 years.

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Administrative Order No. 34 Armand Ansaldo

4.27 Small-scale Mining Contract refers to co-production, joint venture or Mineral Production Sharing Agreement between the government and a small- scale mining contractor for the small-scale utilization of a plot of mineral land; 4.28 Small-scale Mining Contractor refers to a cooperative of small scale

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PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1899 chanrobles

The small scale mining permittee/ licensee shall, during the term of the permit or license, be exempt from payment of all taxes, except income tax. SECTION 5. The Bureau of Mines and Geo-Sciences shall provide technical assistance, whenever feasible, as determined by the

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Nigeria Mining

Although there are no large-scale gold mining operations in Nigeria currently, there is some small-scale gold mining done by artists. The leading gold miners in Nigeria are a family from Anka called Alye. Iron Ore Mining in Nigeria. The purest deposits of iron ore in Nigeria is in Itakpe in the Kogi State.

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The political economy of small-scale mining in Zimbabwe

In the 1990s, Zimbabwe was at the forefront of supporting small-scale mining as a livelihood option. This was a response to the growth of illegal alluvial panning, with the idea that upgrading and formalising would create more viable and long-term sources of employment and livelihood.

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Small-Scale Mining in Africa Tackling Pressing

Small-scale mining—low-tech mineral extraction and processing—has long been an important industry in Africa. For centuries, operations have provided inhabitants of the rural, more impoverished regions of the continent with a wealth of employment benefits and, more recently, have made important contributions to mineral wealth and foreign exchange earnings.

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challenges of large scale mining in ghana

The Small-Scale mining law was passed to legalize and formalize Ghana's large informal mining sector. The law allows small-scale miners to apply for minerals rights from the Secretary of Lands and Natural Resources (Article 1.1) for a duration of 3 to 5 years (Article 4.1) and declares that license to be non-transferable (Article 7).

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Mining 2020 Laws and Regulations Zambia ICLG

Artisanal mining shall only be undertaken by a citizen or a co-operative wholly composed of citizens. Small-scale mining shall only be undertaken by a citizen-owned, citizen-influenced or citizen-empowered company. An applicant for artisanal mining or small-scale mining shall not be granted a mining licence in respect of radioactive minerals.

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Legislation a Minerals and Mining Policy, October 98

Legislation a Minerals and Mining Policy, October 98. a Minerals and Mining Policy, October 98. Chapter 1 Business climate and mineral development Views of small-scale miners (i) Government support should be provided for the education of small-scale miners on environmental management. (ii) Intensive environmental management services

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DENR Administrative Order No. 2000-25 March 09, 2000

Government, or of large scale projects that involve the interests of the State, such that sand, gravel and other dredgefill materials from offshore submerged lands which are highly suitable raw materials for Government Reclamation Projects and other civil works related to government projects, may be developed and utilized by the State.

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POLICY BRIEF No.5 The Galamsey Menace in Ghana A

estimated 85 percent of small scale miners in the coun-try operate on illegal basis. Popularly known as galam-sey, illegal mining has had significant adverse implica-tions in Ghana, ranging from revenue losses to the state (as illegal miners do not pay taxes) to the pollution of important water bodies. In March 2017, the Ghana

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Mining 2020 Laws and Regulations Ghana ICLG

The rights required to conduct mining are (a) a mining lease; (b) a restricted mining lease to engage in mining for an industrial mineral; and (c) a small-scale mining licence for the conduct of small-scale mining. The mining lease permits its holder to engage in reconnaissance and prospecting.

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GOVERNMENT PRESENTS ROAD MAP FOR LIFTING BAN ON SMALL

GOVERNMENT PRESENTS ROAD MAP FOR LIFTING BAN ON SMALL SCALE MINING. Government has trained 3,000 artisanal small-scale miners on ethical mining to pave way for the ban on small scale mining to be lifted. The 3,000 small-scale operators received their training from the George Grant University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa.

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RENEWABLE ENERGY POLICY eaenet

1. The National Energy Policy, published in 2002, spelt out Government's commitment to the development and use of renewable energy resources for both small and large scale applications. Therefore, this Renewable Energy Policy is a concretization of this commitment, setting out Government's policy vision, goals,

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Environmental Code of Practice for metal mines additional

The Environmental Code of Practice for Metal Mines describes operational activities and associated environmental concerns of this industrial sector. The document applies to the complete life cycle of mining, from exploration to mine closure, and environmental management practices are recommended to mitigate the identified environmental concerns.

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Environmental Impacts of Mining A Study of Mining

Before 1989, small-scale mining was considered illegal in Ghana and was highly unregulated. As part of the Economic Recovery Programme (ERP), however, the government attempted to modernize the sector and formalize it through the enactment of the Small Scale Gold Mining Law (PNDC Law 218).

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Africa Mining Vision and Country Mining Visions

with Minister of Energy and Mining, as the lead government institution, in the development of a participatory CMV to be launched through multi- sectoral and multi-stakeholder High-level Roundtable

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GLOBAL TRENDS IN ARTISANAL AND SMALL-SCALE

of production in the mining sectors, and provide more prospects for local economy to benefit from mining industry. Local content policies are one such strategy. This document is meant to provide some clarity on the key characteristics and challenges of local content policies. It does not attempt to propose one definition of local content.

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TVI Pacific Inc. Investments TVIRD

Of note also is that the Balabag project requires resolution of the open-pit mining ban announced by the former DENR Secretary in February 2017. TVIRD's position is that mining at Balabag will not use an open pit approach but rather a side cut approach, similar to what was done at Canatuan, which TVIRD understands to be acceptable to the Philippine Government.

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Mining in Africa openknowledge.worldbank

1.1 Environmental and Health Issues in Gold Mining Areas 9 1.2 What Is a Mining Community? 12 1.3 How Remote Sensing Informs Agricultural Production 21 3.1 Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining 70 4.1 Small-Scale Mining Poses Challenges for Identifying Impacts of Large-Scale Mines 99 4.2 Effect of a Mine Opening on Access to

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Small‐scale mining and its socio‐economic impact in

Dec 17, 2002Though these important socio‐economic contributions make small‐scale mining an indispensable economic activity, there is an obvious need for improved sustainability in the industry, more specifically, for operations to resolve pressing problems, many of which have wide‐ranging impacts.

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Minerals and Africa's Development Africa Mining

Policy Messages 151 Africa's mining legacy and the search for a new development approach 151 Optimizing mineral linkages needs a conscious policy approach 151 e global mining industry opportunities still exist 152 Boosting the contribution from artisanal and small-scale mining 152 Preventing and managing mining impacts 153

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Government Policy and Performance of Small and

Government Policy and Performance of Small and Medium Business Management Anthony Abiodun Eniola The study reviews the relationship between government policies and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) performance in Nigeria. SMIs in the quarrying and mining, manufacturing, energy, gas and water sectors are of

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