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  • mining in Ghana: identifying problems and possible

    mining in Ghana: identifying problems and possible solutions GAVIN HILSON Environmental Policy and Management Group (EPMG), Imperial College Centre for Environmental Technology, Royal School of Mines, Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BP E-mail: [email protected] This paper was accepted for publication in December 2001

  • Proposed Solutions to the illegal and irresponsible mining ...

    2021-6-29 · Proposed Solutions to the illegal and irresponsible mining problem in Ghana. Galamsey Action Group, a nonprofit organization registered in Canada, is pleased to share with the general public and the media, proposed solutions to the horrendous problems created by illegal artisanal and irresponsible small-scale mining (aka galamsey).

  • M2M Solutions | MINING SOLUTIONS

    Mining Operations. Telematics is an essential tool for construction, earth moving and mining operations. There are three broad categories.M2M software is being used in major mine operations in Africa for managing equipment of assets and personnel to:

  • The Menace of Illegal Mining in Ghana: Challenges ...

    2017-5-17 · In Ghana, by 2005, the demand for Kaolin was expected to total 13,611 tonnes. Note also that waste from kaolin mining is used in making cement. Ghana has deposit of Kaolin in the following areas in the Aluku area, Akropong (Western Region), Anfoega area (Volta Region), Kibi area (Eastern Region), Akong, Abandze, Atabadzie, (Central Region ...

  • 'Community Mining' Is The Surest Solution For ... - UTV

    2021-2-25 · Lands and Natural Resources Minister-Designate, Abu Jinapor has offered a lasting solution to illegal mininng in Ghana. Lawyer Jinapor says community mining is the surest way to nip illegal ...

  • Galamsey Menace: Causes, Effects And Solutions - Modern

    2017-5-9 · Mining (galamsey) could also cause more damaging deforestation than bad farming practices in certain parts of the country, Ghana. In a quest to know

  • Abu Jinapor reveals solutions to ‘Galamsey’

    2021-2-24 · We can build here in Ghana a sustainable, viable, regulated small scale mining which has regard for the environment and do away with illegal mining which degrades the

  • How to tackle and curb illegal mining | News Ghana

    2014-7-5 · How to tackle and curb illegal mining. It is now generally acclaimed that the activities of illegal gold miners in several parts of Ghana?s hinterlands have

  • “We Have Solution To Galamsey Menace” – GAS Ghana |

    2017-5-30 · A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Global Agenda Services (GAS) Ghana, has stated that it has solution to the fight against illegal mining in the country.

  • (PDF) Causes and Effects of Illegal Gold Mining (Galamsey ...

    The small-scale gold and diamonds mining industry is of great importance to Ghana. Since its regularization in 1989 the sector has produced and sold

  • M2M Solutions | MINING SOLUTIONS

    Mining Operations. Telematics is an essential tool for construction, earth moving and mining operations. There are three broad categories.M2M software is being used in major mine operations in Africa for managing equipment of assets and personnel to:

  • The Menace of Illegal Mining in Ghana: Challenges ...

    2017-5-17 · In Ghana, by 2005, the demand for Kaolin was expected to total 13,611 tonnes. Note also that waste from kaolin mining is used in making cement. Ghana has deposit of Kaolin in the following areas in the Aluku area, Akropong (Western Region), Anfoega area (Volta Region), Kibi area (Eastern Region), Akong, Abandze, Atabadzie, (Central Region ...

  • 'Community Mining' Is The Surest Solution For ... - UTV

    2021-2-25 · Lands and Natural Resources Minister-Designate, Abu Jinapor has offered a lasting solution to illegal mininng in Ghana. Lawyer Jinapor says community mining is the surest way to nip illegal ...

  • Mantrac Ghana | Local Caterpillar dealer | Mining

    2022-1-13 · Mantrac is a preferred Cat® equipment provider for mining applications, including surface, underground and hard rock mining. From extraction to processing, Mantrac's mining industry consultants, technicians and engineers help you realise the full potential of your operations. We consider your budget, production target and existing investment ...

  • How to tackle and curb illegal mining | News

    2014-7-5 · How to tackle and curb illegal mining. It is now generally acclaimed that the activities of illegal gold miners in several parts of Ghana?s hinterlands have destroyed our farmlands and are further ...

  • An environmentally friendly open pit gold mine in Ghana ...

    2014-12-3 · Veolia implements highly sophisticated solutions in order to create a virtuous circle for the local mining industry. The gold mine uses water for mineral processing, dust suppression, slurry transport and supplying employee needs on site. Given the climate in Ghana water is a key issue: there is a risk of flooding from heavy rainfall during the ...

  • POLICY BRIEF No.5 The Galamsey Menace in Ghana: A ...

    2017-6-27 · The Galamsey Menace in Ghana: A Political Problem Requiring Political Solutions? June 2017 ugbs.ug.edu.gh The Policy Issue One of the most significant policy challenges in Ghana today revolves around the question of how best to maxi-mise the benefits of the artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) sector while minimising the negative conse-

  • (PDF) Causes and Effects of Illegal Gold Mining (Galamsey ...

    The small-scale gold and diamonds mining industry is of great importance to Ghana. Since its regularization in 1989 the sector has produced and sold

  • The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

    In Ghana, the Minerals and Mining Law was enacted under PNDC Law 153 in 1986 to register and regulate the activities of mining companies. Gold is a very precious mineral that everyone who finds it sees it as a blessing. Revenue generated from gold will increase disposable income (household’s income), tax revenue, GDP per ...

  • Gold, guns and China: Ghana’s fight to end

    2017-5-30 · Ghana’s Chief Justice recently designated 14 courts to hear illegal mining-related cases in a bid to expedite them. On 17 April, the vice-president announced that the government has suspended the issuance of small-scale

  • M2M Solutions | MINING SOLUTIONS

    Mining Operations. Telematics is an essential tool for construction, earth moving and mining operations. There are three broad categories.M2M software is being used in major mine operations in Africa for managing equipment of assets and personnel to:

  • Mantrac Ghana | Local Caterpillar dealer | Mining

    2022-1-13 · Mantrac is a preferred Cat® equipment provider for mining applications, including surface, underground and hard rock mining. From extraction to processing, Mantrac's mining industry consultants, technicians and engineers help you realise the full potential of your operations. We consider your budget, production target and existing investment ...

  • An environmentally friendly open pit gold mine in Ghana ...

    2014-12-3 · Veolia implements highly sophisticated solutions in order to create a virtuous circle for the local mining industry. The gold mine uses water for mineral processing, dust suppression, slurry transport and supplying employee needs on site. Given the climate in Ghana water is a key issue: there is a risk of flooding from heavy rainfall during the ...

  • Hilson G (2002) The environmental impact of small-scale ...

    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 impacts of mining activities in Ghana.

  • Causes and Effects of Coastal Sand Mining in Ghana ...

    2002-12-19 · Its contribution to Ghana’s industrial output has increased from 17.4 per cent in 1986 to 20.8 per cent in 1993. However, the process of sand mining has accelerated coastal environmental degradation to an alarming rate in many areas. As a result the government has been compelled to spend millions of dollars to combat sea erosion.

  • Factors influencing participation in illegal mining in ...

    2019-9-26 · FACTORS INFLUENCING PARTICIPATION IN ILLEGAL MINING IN GHANA: A CASE OF DENKYIRA CORRIDOR. 1KOFI OSEI ADU, 2AFIA ASANTEWAA OSEI AND 3STEPHEN AMPONSAH 1Ph.D Fellow, Department of Economics, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana E-mail: [email protected] or [email protected]

  • Home | Castle Peak Mining Ltd.

    Welcome to Castle Peak Mining Ltd. A Canadian-based exploration company focused on creating long term value through acquiring and advancing a pipeline of gold properties in Ghana, Africa. The Company holds a strategic 225 square kilometer land package in Ghana's prolific Ashanti gold belt, which is

  • An analysis of illegal mining on the Offin shelterbelt ...

    2016-1-1 · 1. Introduction. Mining is one of the key areas of natural resources exploitation in tropical countries like Ghana and contributed approximately US $ 4 billion in foreign direct investment to Ghana (Yelpaala & Ali, 2005; Garvin, McGee, Smoyer-Tomic, & Aubynn, 2009).Destruction of forest, loss of habitats and biodiversity, due to mining activities, have

  • Gold, guns and China: Ghana’s fight to end

    2017-5-30 · Ghana’s Chief Justice recently designated 14 courts to hear illegal mining-related cases in a bid to expedite them. On 17 April, the vice-president announced that the government has suspended the issuance of small-scale

  • 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 pollution in Fena River due to the illegal mining activities. The study was based on 72 samples from six sampling points for a period of