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GHANA MINING JOURNAL

2021-12-31 · Environmental and Safety Eng. Articles. Characterisation of Small-Scale Gold Mining Tailings in the Western Region of Ghana. Alex Kwasi Saim, Isaac Joseph Cobbinah, Gideon Mawuli Kobla Gbedemah, Zakiya Konda Nurudeen, Richard Kwasi Amankwah. 27-32. pdf. Applicability and Usefulness of the HFACS-GMI. Theophilus Joe-Asare, E. Stemn, N.

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Society of African Journal Editors : Ghana Mining Journal

Ghana Mining Journal. ISSN: 0855-210X | Articles in library: 143. Performance Evaluation for Mean Sea Level Prediction using Multivariate Adaptive Regression Spline and Artificial Neural Network Evaluation of Groundwater Suitability for Irrigation in the

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Ghana Mining Journal - researchgate.net

Ghana Mining Journal | Read 152 articles with impact on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.

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Ghana Mining Journal | Publons

Ghana Mining Journal's journal/conference profile on Publons, with several reviews by several reviewers - working with reviewers, publishers, institutions, and funding agencies to turn peer review into a measurable research output.

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Ghana Mining Journal - GMJ - Home | Facebook

Ghana Mining Journal - GMJ, Tarkwa, Ghana. 289 likes. College & University

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The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

2011-6-21 · International Journal of Business and Social Science Vol. 2 No. 12; July 2011 62 The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse Kwesi Amponsah-Tawiah, PhD University of Ghana Business School Department of Organisation & Human Resource Management P.O. Box LG 78, Legon, Accra – Ghana, West Africa Email: [email protected] ...

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A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining ...

2020-10-12 · Environmental Impact of Small-Scale Mining in Ghana 15 Land Use Disputes Between Large- and Small-scale Miners 18 Regulatory Framework for Small-scale Mining in Ghana 21 Contact Information 24 Background Reading 25 Grey Literature, Reports and Unpublished Studies 25 Journal Articles, Books and Book Chapters 26 Literature Cited 27

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IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA: A

2008-11-12 · A concise account of the growth and development dynamics of the mining industry in Ghana from the colonial period through to the 1970s and 1980s, from colonial and post-independence government control to the era of structural adjustment and after. 2. A critical investigation and evaluation of the major elements of mining sector

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

Though the enactment of the Small-Scale Gold Mining Law, PNDC L 218, legalized the operations of Small Scale Mining (SSM) in Ghana. It is still difficult to differentiate between the activities of small-scale miners and illegal miners. The term galamsey is interchangeably used to refer to both small-scale mining and illegal mining.

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Ghana Mining Journal - African Journals OnLine

The Ghana Mining Journal (GMJ) is a publication which focuses on the exchange of ideas, dissemination of information and promotion of knowledge arising out of research pertinent to the effective and sustainable exploitation of mineral resources in Ghana and elsewhere. Original contributions in the following broad areas are suitable for ...

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The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

2011-6-21 · International Journal of Business and Social Science Vol. 2 No. 12; July 2011 62 The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse Kwesi Amponsah-Tawiah, PhD University of Ghana Business School Department of Organisation & Human Resource Management P.O. Box LG 78, Legon, Accra – Ghana, West Africa Email: [email protected] ...

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Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in

2018-3-12 · Large-scale mining, also known as legal mining, generates more than 95 percent of the world's total mineral production and employs approximately 2.5 million people across the world.13 In Ghana, there are 19 large mining companies operating approximately 16 gold mines, one bauxite mine and one manganese mine.2 These companies are largely privately owned

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

Though the enactment of the Small-Scale Gold Mining Law, PNDC L 218, legalized the operations of Small Scale Mining (SSM) in Ghana. It is still difficult to differentiate between the activities of small-scale miners and illegal miners. The term galamsey is interchangeably used to refer to both small-scale mining and illegal mining.

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IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA: A

2008-11-12 · A concise account of the growth and development dynamics of the mining industry in Ghana from the colonial period through to the 1970s and 1980s, from colonial and post-independence government control to the era of structural adjustment and after. 2. A critical investigation and evaluation of the major elements of mining sector

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Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

2020-8-21 · 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

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Ghana Mining Journal - Call for Papers 2015

2021-12-15 · Ghana Mining Journal - Call for Papers 2015 . Published in News & Happenings; Print , Email GMJ solicits original research papers for its Online Journal Publication First Edition. Contributed papers Original contributions in the following broad areas are suitable for publication in the Ghana Mining Journal:

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Potential heavy metal pollution of soil and water ...

2019-4-1 · Ghana is known to be one of the major gold producers globally, and the mining sector is believed to contribute significantly to the gross foreign earnings of the country. Artisanal gold mining has been on the increase in the country and it is said to be a major contributor of metals in water resources due to indiscriminate use of Mercury (Hg ...

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Potential heavy metal pollution of soil and water ...

Effluents and mine waste from artisanal mining in Kokoteasua, a community in Ghana, are discharged directly to the environment without prior treatment and have the potential of polluting the soil and water resources that the populace rely on for their daily water need. Therefore, this study has assessed the impact of the artisanal mining activities on the soil and water

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University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa.

2022-1-3 · Prof W. K. Buah (Dean, FMRT)The Faculty of Mineral Resources Technology was established in October 2001 when the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) School of Mines, Tarkwa was elevated to the status of a University College to train high-level personnel in Mining and allied engineering disciplines. The Departments under the

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Ghana Mining Journal - African Journals OnLine

The Ghana Mining Journal (GMJ) is a publication which focuses on the exchange of ideas, dissemination of information and promotion of knowledge arising out of research pertinent to the effective and sustainable exploitation of mineral resources in Ghana and elsewhere. Original contributions in the following broad areas are suitable for ...

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Journals on proper mining methods in ghana -

Gold mining and proto urbanization: recent eviden. Gold mining and protourbanization: recent evidence from Ghana Marcel Fafchamps, Michael Koelle, Forhad Shilpi, Gold mining and protourbanization: recent evidence from Ghana, Journal of Economic Geography, Volume 17, Issue 5, September 2017, Right next to the Obuasi mine is the town of Obuasi proper, Ghanas

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Socio-ecological Analysis of Artisanal Gold Mining in

2021-11-4 · Artisanal gold mining areas in Ghana. 208. JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE MINING 2020;20:206e219. REVIEW ARTICLE. majority of Ghanaian households (both nuclear and extended families) are male-dominated [34], and so-ciety expects them to maintain their status, be respected, and dominate in the decision-making

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Occupational health and safety in mining: Predictive ...

2021-9-30 · In Ghana, artisanal gold mining accounts for over 20% of the nation’s gold production and render employment to thousands of people mostly indigenous folks . Despite these massive contributions, artisanal mining is generally associated with hazardous working conditions which affect the health, safety and environment (HSE) of its workers [ 6 ].

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"Socio-ecological Analysis of Artisanal Gold Mining in ...

The surge in artisanal gold mining (AGM) activities and the associated environmental impact in Ghana have elicited several stakeholders' attempts to curb the problem. However, due to little understanding of the underlying issues, these efforts have been ineffective. This study aims to use a socio-ecological framework to analyze drivers of AGM activities, the environmental

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Potential heavy metal pollution of soil and water ...

2019-4-1 · Ghana is known to be one of the major gold producers globally, and the mining sector is believed to contribute significantly to the gross foreign earnings of the country. Artisanal gold mining has been on the increase in the country and it is said to be a major contributor of metals in water resources due to indiscriminate use of Mercury (Hg ...

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The Dangerous Couple: Illegal Mining and Water

2020-7-31 · The threat posed by illegal mining to the quality of water resources in Ghana has become a major public concern due to the closing down of some water treatment plants in the country. This study aimed to investigate heavy metal

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The Need to Regularise Activities of Illegal Small-Scale ...

Southwest Ghana is a major gold producing region. The current high gold price has attracted hundreds of unemployed youth to undertake small-scale mining (SSM). Most of these miners operate illegally even though the SSM law (PNDCL) 218 of 1989 and Act 703 of 2006 define the procedures required for their operation. Some miners have brought their activities to a

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Potential heavy metal pollution of soil and water ...

Effluents and mine waste from artisanal mining in Kokoteasua, a community in Ghana, are discharged directly to the environment without prior treatment and have the potential of polluting the soil and water resources that the populace rely on for their daily water need. Therefore, this study has assessed the impact of the artisanal mining activities on the soil and water

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University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa.

2022-1-3 · Prof W. K. Buah (Dean, FMRT)The Faculty of Mineral Resources Technology was established in October 2001 when the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) School of Mines, Tarkwa was elevated to the status of a University College to train high-level personnel in Mining and allied engineering disciplines. The Departments under the

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