Small‐scale mining and its socio‐economic impact in ...

2002-12-17  It is important to clarify that, in spite of experiencing its share of environmental- and health-related problems that adversely impact human quality-of-life, small-scale mining plays a pivotal role in alleviating poverty in the developing world, and contributes significantly to national revenues and foreign exchange earnings.

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SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF SMALL SCALE EMERALD

2019-4-12  3.1.2. Economic impacts of mining. Mining has a multiplier effect in development as it create jobs directly and indirectly, can contribute to infrastructure development and also improve the well-being of communities through access to education, healthcare and transfer of skills. Where proper linkages have been created through diversification, value addition and local community supply systems,

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The Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on

2017-12-19  Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on Economies and Livelihoods in Low- to Middle-Income Countries iii Executive Summary This report of the East Africa Research Fund (EARF) project ‘Understanding the Economic Contribution of Small-scale Mining in East Africa’ addresses the first of three main objectives of the Terms of Reference, namely to conduct an overarching synthesis to ...

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Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale

2018-10-17  Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Parts of Niger State, Central Nigeria A. Idris-Nda1*, N.M. Waziri2, A.D. Bida3 and S. Abdullahi4 1, 2, 4 Department of Geology, Federal University of Technology, Minna Nigeria. 3 Department of Mineral Resources Engineering, Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna Nigeria. 1. INTRODUCTION

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Mapping and Assessment of the Economic Impact of

Generally, the economic significance of small scale mining can be evaluated using three criteria: employment, production and earnings. The importance of small scale mining as a source of local employment is evident. A large number of people are engaged in small scale mining activities within the mining communities and their environs in Ghana.

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The Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small

2003-2-1  The purpose of this book is to examine both the positive and negative socioeconomic impacts of artisanal and small-scale mining in developing countries. In

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ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF COAL

2008-7-31  ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENT IMPACTS OF COAL MINING ON SMALL REGION IN INDONESIA∗ By M. Handry Imansyah1 and Luthfi Fatah2 ∗ The authors wish to acknowledge the funding support from the IDRC 1 Faculty of Economics, Lambung Mangkurat University 2 Faculty of Agriculture, Lambung Mangkurat University

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The Impact of Expanding Artisanal and Small-Scale

2017-11-20  In Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone, the size of the ASM workforce is smaller, but still significant in terms of national population. Artisanal mining makes a significant contribution to national mineral output in all three study countries. In Ghana, ASM contributes nearly a

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A socio-economic study of small-scale gemstone mining in ...

1999-1-1  Abstract. Gemstone mining in the study area was carried out on a small-scale basis using manual labour and traditional technology. The organisation of the industry is based on a co-operative ...

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Emerging Frontiers: Economic Impacts of Very Small Nuclear ...

2020-10-28  We estimated the economic impact of deploying vSMRs at a new, remote, off-grid mine in Northern Ontario. Some highlights: For every dollar of direct GDP generated, $1.05 of indirect and induced impacts could be produced in Ontario. The equivalent figure for Canada as a whole is $1.66.

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The Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on

2017-12-19  Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on Economies and Livelihoods in Low- to Middle-Income Countries iii Executive Summary This report of the East Africa Research Fund (EARF) project ‘Understanding the Economic Contribution of Small-scale Mining in East Africa’ addresses the first of three main objectives of the Terms of Reference, namely to conduct an overarching synthesis to ...

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Small‐scale mining and its socio‐economic impact in ...

2002-12-17  Though 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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The Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on

2017-12-19  The Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on Economies and Livelihoods in Low- to Middle-Income Countries Economic Contributions of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in

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The Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale ...

2003-2-1  The purpose of this book is to examine both the positive and negative socioeconomic impacts of artisanal and small-scale mining in developing countries. In recent years, a number of governments have attempted to formalize this rudimentary

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Mapping and Assessment of the Economic Impact of

Generally, the economic significance of small scale mining can be evaluated using three criteria: employment, production and earnings. The importance of small scale mining as a source of local employment is evident. A large number of people are engaged in small scale mining activities within the mining communities and their environs in Ghana.

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The Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale ...

2003-9-15  The purpose of this book is to examine both the positive and negative socioeconomic impacts of artisanal and small-scale mining in developing countries. In recent years, a number of governments have attempted to formalize this rudimentary sector of industry, recognizing its socioeconomic importance. However, the industry continues to be plagued by a wide range of

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Socio economic impacts and policy of artisanal small

Socio economic impacts and policy of artisanal small-scale gold mining in relation to sustainable agriculture: a case study at Sekotong of West Lombok Suhartini1,2*, Abubakar3 1 International Research Centre for Management of Degraded and Mining Lands (IRC-MEDMIND) Brawijaya University, Jl. Veteran, Malang, 65145, Indonesia.

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The Impact of Expanding Artisanal and Small-Scale

2017-11-20  STHESIS REPORT 7 The Impact of Expanding Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining on Small Holder Agriculture in West Africa Find out more visit ACET at acetforafrica.org Inclusive economic growth is high on the development agenda of sub-Saharan African

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A socio-economic study of small-scale gemstone mining in ...

1999-1-1  Abstract. Gemstone mining in the study area was carried out on a small-scale basis using manual labour and traditional technology. The organisation of the industry is based on a co-operative ...

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ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF COAL

2008-7-31  ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENT IMPACTS OF COAL MINING ON SMALL REGION IN INDONESIA∗ By M. Handry Imansyah1 and Luthfi Fatah2 ∗ The authors wish to acknowledge the funding support from the IDRC 1 Faculty of Economics, Lambung Mangkurat University 2 Faculty of Agriculture, Lambung Mangkurat University

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The Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on

2017-12-19  The Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on Economies and Livelihoods in Low- to Middle-Income Countries Economic Contributions of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in

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Mapping and Assessment of the Economic Impact of

Generally, the economic significance of small scale mining can be evaluated using three criteria: employment, production and earnings. The importance of small scale mining as a source of local employment is evident. A large number of people are engaged in small scale mining activities within the mining communities and their environs in Ghana.

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The Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on

2017-12-19  Impact of Small-Scale Mining Operations on Economies and Livelihoods in Low- to Middle-Income Countries iii Executive Summary This report of the East Africa Research Fund (EARF) project ‘Understanding the Economic Contribution of Small-scale Mining in East Africa’ addresses the first of three main objectives of the Terms of Reference, namely to conduct an overarching synthesis to ...

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Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale

2020-8-23  Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Developing Countries by G.M. Hilson, 2003, Taylor Francis Group edition, in English

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The impact of small-scale gold mining on mining ...

2020-4-28  controversy through an examination of the ecological, social and economic features of small-scale gold mining and the impacts on mining communities. It appears that land degradation, environmental pollution and many socio-economic problems have been major issues with communities where small-scale mining is practised in Ghana.

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Socio economic impacts and policy of artisanal small

Socio economic impacts and policy of artisanal small-scale gold mining in relation to sustainable agriculture: a case study at Sekotong of West Lombok Suhartini1,2*, Abubakar3 1 International Research Centre for Management of Degraded and Mining Lands (IRC-MEDMIND) Brawijaya University, Jl. Veteran, Malang, 65145, Indonesia.

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ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF COAL

2008-7-31  ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENT IMPACTS OF COAL MINING ON SMALL REGION IN INDONESIA∗ By M. Handry Imansyah1 and Luthfi Fatah2 ∗ The authors wish to acknowledge the funding support from the IDRC 1 Faculty of Economics, Lambung Mangkurat University 2 Faculty of Agriculture, Lambung Mangkurat University

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Academics in Socio-Economic Impacts of Small Scale

View Academics in Socio-Economic Impacts of Small Scale Mining on Local Livelihoods on Academia.edu.

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Mapping and Assessment of the Economic Impact of Small ...

Mapping and analysis of alluvial gold concentrations as well as assessment of the impact of mining activities on the people of Talensi-Nabdam District, Ghana was undertaken. The mining concessions allocated to small-scale miners were surveyed and mapped using Total Station and Electrometric distance measurement equipment.

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Emerging Frontiers: Economic Impacts of Very Small

2020-10-28  We estimated the economic impact of deploying vSMRs at a new, remote, off-grid mine in Northern Ontario. Some highlights: For every dollar of direct GDP generated, $1.05 of indirect and induced impacts could be produced in Ontario. The equivalent figure for Canada as a whole is $1.66.

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