Community Agreements and Mining: A New Frontier for …

2016-8-19 · Local communities are often at a disadvantage given their unfamiliarity with mining, limited awareness of their rights, and lack of financial resources to represent themselves. Communities must have the ability to negotiate on fair terms and benefit equitably from extractive processes. THE PHILIPPINES CASE STUDY •

Mining and its Long-term Impacts on Local Livelihoods

2020-10-13 · mining and its impact on the local host-community, is the final stage of a mine [s life-cycle: mine closure. This research set out to describe and analyse the long-term impacts of mining on the livelihoods of host-community members, including implications associated with expected mine closure. It makes use of a

(PDF) The impact of mining on farming as a livelihood ...

The impact of mining on farming as a livelihood strategy and its implications for poverty reduction and well-being in Ghana. ... Poor performance in …

Impact of Gold Mining on Farmers'' Livelihood in Bombana ...

2016-12-25 · Policy, institution and process which were represented by government and mining companies have added local communities'' exposure to vulnerability context they already faced. Livelihood diversification was chosen as coping strategy out of livelihood crisis due to the loss of productive assets caused by mining activities.

Local communities can reap better benefits from mining if ...

Extractive activity can affect local communities through at least three broad channels: market, fiscal, and environmental. The market channel works when the incomes of members of the local communities rise because they obtain employment with local mining firms, command higher wages, or supply them with goods and services through backward linkages with other sectors.

The Potential Negative Effects Of Mining On The ...

2018-9-28 · Mining (oil and gas, coal, and metal ore mining in particular) is a controversial sector in society. On one hand, mining provides jobs, economic boost, and valuable resources for everyday life. On the other hand, there''s concerns …

The impact of diamond mining on local communities in ...

2020-11-19 · NMJD executed a research project in the summer of 2020 on social and economic benefits of diamond mining to local communities in Sierra Leone, a country which according to KP statistics exported 812,000 carats valuing USD 168 million in 2019. The project targeted two of the country''s three main diamond mining districts, namely Kono and Kenema.

Socio Economic Impact Study of Mining and Mining …

2018-2-7 · Impact of Mining on Socio-economic 46-49 and Livelihood of Local Communities 3. Objective and Methodology 49-53 4. Socio-economic Survey of the Mining Area 54-130 in Vindhyan Region Allahabad 55-83 Mirzapur 83-104 Sonbhadra 104-130 5.

Sustainability assessment of mine-affected communities in ...

2017-9-7 · The primary livelihood source for the local communities surrounding the mining concession is agriculture, though the presence of NGGL mines has spurred other economic activities such as trading, food stalls, and street vending (GSS 2010; Kotey and Adusei 2009). Agriculture occupies about 66.7% of the active labour force, the majority being women.

The impacts of mining on livelihoods in the Andes: A ...

2017-4-1 · However, I argue that the impacts of mines on local livelihoods in the Andes is also likely to be experienced differentially along gender lines given the role of gender hierarchies in shaping social life in the Andes (e.g. Andolina et al., 2009, Radcliffe, 2012a) and the gendered nature of livelihood change in mining communities in other ...

Mining impact on communities'' livelihoods: A case study …

2020-1-18 · Mining has been blamed globally for harmful and impoverishing effects. Most countries are rich sources of gemstone, yet there is very little development, since miners, and those around mining sites, still live in abject poverty. This study sought answers on: "how mining activities have affected communities'' livelihoods?". Data was gathered from, Mwatate Sub …

Mining affected areas and its impact on livelihoods ...

2021-4-27 · Environmental impact of mining. The mining of minerals in Meghalaya has provided employment opportunity and newer livelihood options to the local people. To some extent, it has also contributed to the industrial and economic development of the state. However, mining, particularly mining of coal and limestone has severely affected the land and ...

EXAMINING THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF …

2017-3-24 · examining the socio-economic impact of mining on the livelihoods of amajuba district mining communities . sihlangu s. ngobese . 2015 . university of kwazulu-natal

The Impacts of artisanal gold mining on local livelihood ...

Conclusion he results of this study on the impacts of mining camps and villages reduce the miners'' access artisanal gold mining on local livelihoods and the to healthcare. environment in the NMFM revealed that 84% of miners surveyed were of Cameroonian nationality In terms of environmental impacts, 75% of miners and 16% were from other ...

The Impact of Mining Activities on Local People and ...

2021-12-13 · Mining is indispensable to the economic development of countries endowed with mineral resources. At the same time the effects the mining activities on the local people and the environment have also been wide spread in these economies. While the contributions of mining in Zimbabwe is adequately appreciated, the impact of mining activities has also

Socio-economic Impact of Mining on Rural …

2016-1-11 · 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.

The relationship between the mining industry and …

2019-9-10 · The relationship between the mining industry and communities. One of the most challenging relationships in the mining industry is the one that exists between mining companies and communities. It is indisputable that mining can …

THE IMPACT OF LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ON …

2017-11-16 · 2.6.2. Key role players in Local Economic Development 31 2.6.3. Challenges in the implementation of LED initiatives 33 2.6.4. Steps to improve the impact of LEDs on the livelihood of Communities 33 2.7. Ba-Phalaborwa Municipality, socio economic status and origin of LED 34 2.7.1. Mining sector 37 2.7.2.

The Impact of Gold Mining on Local Farming …

2020-10-13 · on surface mining have a beneficial impact on local communities. One major need that every society has is to secure jobs for people who can work. For one to be able to work in any enterprise, one has to have appropriate skills for particular activities. In the mining areas, one of the promises given by the mining companies is that

The impacts of artisanal gold mining on local livelihoods ...

2002-3-26 · The impacts of artisanal gold mining on local livelihoods and the environment in the forested areas of Cameroon. ... 4.2 Social structure of mining communities in NMFM 14 4.3 Mining techniques and procedures 16 ... livelihood is defined as a set of activities, involving securing water, food, fodder, medicine, shelter, clothing and the capacity ...

Socio-economic Impact of Mining on Rural Communities

2018-5-20 · Impact of mining on local communities: damage to homes, culture, and the destruction of the social structure has been observed. Coal mining imposes many external costs on its surroundings and the people who reside in these areas. Mining has lethal consequences on the traditional lifestyle, culture and behaviour of the people.

The socio-economic impacts of mining on local …

Abstract This paper compares selected socioeconomic indicators (e.g. unemployment, Human Development Index, poverty, education, health and environment) in the Southern Region of Jordan with those of its northern and central parts, with the aim of exploring what impact mining has had on local communities. According to the development indicators examined, the South …

Yaro I.J .2010. "The Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of ...

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.

CHAPTER 9 LOCAL COMMUNITIES AND MINES

2020-10-12 · LOCAL COMMUNITIES AND MINES CHAPTER 9 MMSD THE MINING, MINERALS AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT 199 Power differentials can leave a sense of helplessness when communities confront the potential for change induced by large,powerful external companies.

Mining Effects on Rural Livelihoods, Adopted Strategies ...

2016-1-11 · 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.

Gold mining project threatens livelihood of communities in ...

2021-8-23 · Gold mining project threatens livelihood of communities in Northern Ireland ... The communities in this part of Ulster have become very concerned that the toxicity produced by these mining activities could severely impact the health of residents by leaking into the rivers, lakes and soil in the region. ... guarantee decent jobs for local people ...

The Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of …

2019-3-20 · The Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of Mining on Local Livelihoods In Sierra Leone: A Case Study of Tonkolili District 15 International Journal of Research in Business Studies and Management V6 I3 2019 Figures in parentheses are percentages and those out of parentheses are frequencies.*Significant at p<0.05.