The Impact Of Mining On Livelihood Of Local Communities

  • Environmental Impacts: Local Perspectives of Selected

    Inadequate participation in mining arrangements and loss of religious sites, loss of farmland for agriculture, resulting in loss of livelihoods are the major causes of conflicts between local communities and foreign companies around the world which severely impact sustainable community development .

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  • Mining, Social Networks and Rural Livelihoods in

    Principal Investigator: Katy Jane Gardner. Lead Organisation: University of SussexThis project aims to explore the impact of mining on rural livelihoods in Bangladesh, through two detailed case studies. The first of these involves the extraction of natural gas in Sylhet, an area where long standing transnational migration to the U.K means that social networks, and the social

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  • The Impact of Economic Land Concessions on the Local

    This study attempts to understand the impact of economic land concessions for agro-industrial production promoted by the government. This promotion heavily impacts on the locals' livelihoods and obstructs decentralized natural resource management, especially in natural forest resources. They also examined locals' response to such a development scheme.

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  • EXAMINING THE SOCIO

    EXAMINING THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF MINING ON THE LIVELIHOODS OF AMAJUBA DISTRICT MINING COMMUNITIES . economic development initiatives led by the mines actually do improve the livelihoods of the mining communities and if they are aligned to the development agenda of the local 2.5 Mining and the livelihoods of local communities:

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  • Mining and livelihood: a microanalysis in Odisha, India

    Jan 09, 2017The purpose of this paper is to study the impact of mining on the livelihood of the inhabitants of Keonjhar district in Odisha, through creation of physical and financial capital using the sustainable livelihoods framework.,Principal component analysis technique and discriminant analysis were used to assess the impact of mining on the financial capital.

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  • [pdf] Download Impacts Of Artisanal Gold And Diamond

    Download full Impacts Of Artisanal Gold And Diamond Mining On Livelihoods And The Environment In The Sangha Tri National Park Landscape books PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, Textbook, Mobi or read online Impacts Of Artisanal Gold And Diamond Mining On Livelihoods And The Environment In The Sangha Tri National Park Landscape anytime and anywhere on any device.

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  • Is Cambodia's thirst for sand putting communities at risk?

    2 This has put lakeside residents' livelihoods at risk and has led to a rising demand for sand in Cambodia, which is often taken from the Mekong River . The economic slowdown spurred by the Covid-19 pandemic didn't stop the developers. They kept inching

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  • Coal mining and livelihood impacts in Zhanggou Village

    Jul 22, 2019China is a country with abundant coal resources. However, abundant natural resources have also caused some regions to bear the 'resource curse'. Among them is Henan Province, which ranks the 8th in China in terms of raw coal output. [1] 12 kinds of ore resources and 37 deposits were found in Xinzheng City, Henan Province, while the coal deposit accounts for about 41% of the city's

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  • Green Livelihoods Alliance stands with communities, local

    Jun 22, 2021The Green Livelihoods Alliance stands with Palawenyos' resisting large-scale mining in Brooke's Point, and recognizes the support of the local government, including Mayor Feliciano, to indigenous peoples' groups, farmers, local residents intent on safeguarding the life-giving watersheds, clean air, water, food, and livelihoods threatened

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  • Local Livelihoods, Conservation and Mining: An Uneven

    within the community, 2) the discursive role of mining, and more specifically copper mining in the Chilean landscape ideologies CSR-interventions in form of extensive, and 3) individual "grant programs". Keywords: Sustainable Development, Natural Resource Management, Mining, Community Development, Local Livelihoods, Artisanal Fisheries

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  • Mining in South Sudan: opportunities and risks for local

    Mar 08, 2016Mining in South Sudan: opportunities and risks for local communities. 08 March 2016. Artisanal gold mining in South Sudan 'employs' more than 60.000 people and might indirectly benefit almost half a million people. To boost income for the cash-strapped government, artisanal mining was formalized under the Mining Act and subsequent Mineral

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  • IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF FLOOD DISASTER ON

    magnitude and seriousness of flood disaster in most of the farming communities in Oke-Ogun area of Oyo State, Nigeria. It is against this background that this research work aims at assessing impacts of flood disaster on livelihoods of farmers in some selected farming communities of

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  • The Growing Battle between Mining and Agriculture

    Apr 17, 2013Companies thus have an incentive to downplay potential impacts of their operations on land and water in agricultural areas. In countries such as Peru, local agricultural communities' lack of confidence in these environmental reviews contributes to anxieties about the impacts of mining, which in turn contributes to conflict. Additionally

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  • Assessing the impact of ecotourism on livelihood of the

    livelihood of the local population living adjacent the Campo Ma'an National Park, South Region of Cameroon, with emphasis laid on the local population's perception of the role played by ecotourism in livelihood sustenance as well as the factors affecting the impact of ecotourism on the local population's livelihood.

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  • The Potential Impacts of Lignite Mining on the Environment

    The Potential Impacts of Lignite Mining on the Environment and Local Livelihoods in Hongsa District, Sayabouli Province, Lao PDR. The main focuses of this research are the impacts of lignite mining on the environment and, local livelihoods, and how the local communities access information and their response to this project.

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  • VULNERABILITY OF RURAL LIVELIHOODS TO THE EFFECTS

    compared to that of non-mining communities. This means that livelihood resources were exposed to the detrimental impact of mining and its activities, hence making it difficult for livelihood outcomes to be achieved by rural households. Also the propensity score matching results obtained showed that households in mining communities had a better

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  • Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in

    Mar 01, 2018The environment and natural resources are crucial to the people of Ghana, as livelihoods in Ghanaian communities involve constant and direct interaction with the environment. The environmental impacts and natural resources considered in this study for assessing the impacts of mining activities in Ghana include land, agriculture, water, air and

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  • The Human Rights Impact of Bauxite Mining in Guinea

    Oct 04, 2018The responsibility for monitoring the impact of mining on local water sources, however, belongs to mining companies and the Guinean government, not local communities.

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  • Mining And Its Impact On Local Communities

    Aug 30, 2018The mining industry impacts significantly on local communities economically, socially and environmentally. A social licence to operate should ensure these impacts are positive, and clearly understood by the communities. With that in mind, let's take a look at some of the ways in which mining activities can impact on local communities. Mining activi

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  • THE IMPACT OF LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ON THE

    coordinating local economic development initiatives to bring unemployment and poverty under control. This study highlighted the impact of local economic development on the livelihood of communities in Ba-Phalaborwa Municipality, Mopani, Limpopo Province within a qualitative paradigm.

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  • The impacts of artisanal gold mining on local livelihoods

    The impacts of artisanal gold mining on local livelihoods and the environment in the forested areas of Cameroon. Download Oil palm estate development and its impact on forests and local communities in West Papua: A case study on the Prafi Plain. Next .

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  • Communities, Livelihoods, and Natural Resources

    She has conducted research on the livelihoods of farming households in the Cordillera communities, gender and economics, local governance and local resource management practices. She led the IDRC-funded project on Ancestral Domain and Natural Resource Management in Sagada, Mountain province, Northern Philippines (1998–2002).

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  • Positive and Negative Effects of Mining

    Jun 05, 2018Mankind started mining for precious metals between 20,000 and 40,000 years ago. For the last century, mining has been one of our planet's largest industries (it generated 683 billion dollars in revenue in 2018 alone). This only underscores the fact that our desire for precious metals and minerals has grown exponentially since we first started digging through the topsoil to get at raw and

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  • Impact of large

    Jan 14, 202126-Oct-2020 . Dear Dr. Guyalo: Manuscript ID IJSE-09-2020-0610 entitled IMPACT OF LARGE SCALE AGRICULTURAL INVESTMENT ON THE LIVELIHOOD ASSETS OF LOCAL COMMUNITY IN GAMBELLA REGION, ETHIOPIA which you submitted to the International Journal of Social Economics, has been reviewed.

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  • Study of Diamond Mining Reveals Impact on Local

    May 03, 2019The Diamond Producers Association (DPA), a global alliance of the seven leading diamond mining companies — which represents 75 percent of the world's diamond production — on Thursday released its first independent research report on Members' impact on local communities, employees and the environment. The Socioeconomic and Environmental Impact of Large-Scale Diamond Mining

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  • Troubled waters: Artisanal mining and livelihoods in Ghana

    Aug 23, 2016We were there to visit local community members to hear about their experiences working with the local district government on social accountability of local funds. What we also heard, however, were concerns about mounting pollution in the local waterways and its threat to their livelihoods as fishermen, fishmongers and farmers.

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  • Mines slammed in social impact study on local communities

    Feb 06, 2019LONDON – South Africa's mining sector is in the top five in the world in terms of its GDP-value. It is also the sector that President Cyril Ramaphosa regards as crucial to reversing sluggish economic growth.The mineral wealth should be a huge blessing, but ActionAid says it is not for communities living around the mines.It based its findings on surveys of communities living near

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  • Mining project's economic impact on local communities, as

    Sep 15, 2018article{osti_22826053, title = {Mining project's economic impact on local communities, as a social determinant of health: A documentary analysis of environmental impact statements}, author = {Hresc, Jessica and Riley, Emily and Harris, Patrick}, abstractNote = {Australian mining developments cause indirect economic impacts on nearby communities leading to poor health and wellbeing of local

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  • THE IMPACT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN

    indicated by the above evidence. Even though local communities responded well to these community projects, there was no sense of ownership by the community. The extent to which these community development projects had an impact in sustaining the livelihoods of communities was not emphasised as the main focus was on poverty alleviation.

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  • Uranium Mining And Local Communities Livelihood

    Apr 26, 2021Generally uranium mining company in the area of study has failed to meet most of. the expected benefits by the community members. The study recommends for the. government to increase awareness through provision of education. Also the. government need to manage the diverse expectations of the local communities by. establishing dialogue with the

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  • Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Rural Households

    Impact of Mining on Livelihoods of Rural Households. A Case Study of Farmers in the Wassa Mining Region, Ghana. By Emmanuel Adjei MPhil Thesis in Development Studies (Specializing in Geography) Submitted to Department of Geography, Norwegian University of Science and Technology. May 2007.

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  • Sustaining Livelihoods in Southern Africa

    percentage of their citizens are trying to earn a livelihood in adverse conditions with significant negative effects on local communities and the environment. Key documents on ASM Artisanal mining for sustainable livelihoods – (United Nations Development Programme Strategy Paper). November 1999.

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