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Mining and Local Communities - JSTOR

2. The local communities want to exert influence in matters which are covered by their jurisdiction. Alcohol may be a problem, but in addition, the great deal of talk that has arisen about it may be an expression of the limited power in the hands of local communities vis-à-vis mining ventures. 3.

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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.

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Do local communities benefit from mining? - World Bank

2016-6-2  Should local communities be given a stronger role in the decision making over natural resources? And, should the management of mining revenues be only one component, albeit important, in a comprehensive reform of fiscal

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Mining with communities Request PDF

The future for mining in a given region is thus dependent from adhering to practices conducive to the environment safeguarding and the heightening

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A Global Mining Corporation and Local Communities in

mining company and the local communities; deep understanding of and integration with the affected or involved stakeholders in Lake Victoria, as well as nurturing sustainable collaborative hybrid forms of social governance (win-win relationship) and bottom-up

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explain how mining positively and negatively impacts local ...

2022-1-1  Mining can impact local communities both positively and negatively. While positive impacts such as employment and community development projects are important, they do not off-set the potential negatives. We have found mining can negatively affect people by: forcing them from their homes and land.

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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

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Mining and your Community: Know your Environmental

2014-3-24  Mining is an important industry in South Africa, but it is also an industry with a damaging impact. Mining often pollutes the water, air and soil, and can disrupt farming activities and community life. Communities throughout South Africa struggle to defend their rights to their land, to their environment and to their resources when

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Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining ...

2015-6-1  Europe or world-wide. Companies contribute to their communities, especially to local communities, by provid-ing jobs, wages and benefits, and tax revenues. On the other hand companies depend on the health, stability, and prosperity of the communities in which they operate. For example, they recruit the majority of their employees

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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.

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Mining companies and local communities: the balance of ...

2020-11-9  Mining companies and local communities: the balance of give and take. Most mining companies often clash with the local communities whenever they intend to establish a new mine that leads to their relocation. Some fights are due to potential environmental challenges such as the contamination of rivers or the suffering of humans and livestock due ...

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explain how mining positively and negatively impacts local ...

2022-1-1  Mining can impact local communities both positively and negatively. While positive impacts such as employment and community development projects are important, they do not off-set the potential negatives. We have found mining can negatively affect people by: forcing them from their homes and land.

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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 •

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Social impacts of mining at a local community level and ...

2017-5-18  Social impacts of mining at a local community level and the role of CSR for long-term sustainability share of population participating in voluntary work for a group or an organisation within the community (35%) in comparison to other Western Australian (WA) mining communities (25% average for the State).

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The social impacts of mining on local communities in

For Australian cases, Sincovich et al. (2018) identified several negative impacts from coal mining on Australian local communities including income inequality, pressures on infrastructure, housing ...

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The Effects Of Mining To Communities: The Good And The ...

2018-5-10  Mining is a lucrative business. It promises big profit margins for mining companies while providing employment opportunities for its employees. However, it cannot be all good. There is still bound to be an ugly side to mining that most

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Local Content Policies in the Mining Sector: Stimulating ...

2021-2-1  Local Content Policies: Stimulating direct local employment EXECUTIVE SUMMARY When a mining company arrives in an area, the promise of local employment is central to public debate in least-developed, developing and developed countries alike. For local communities, decent mining company jobs that are safe, stable and fairly compensated,

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Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining ...

2015-6-1  Europe or world-wide. Companies contribute to their communities, especially to local communities, by provid-ing jobs, wages and benefits, and tax revenues. On the other hand companies depend on the health, stability, and prosperity of the communities in which they operate. For example, they recruit the majority of their employees

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Case Study on the Effects of Mining and Dams on the ...

2008-8-19  Gold mining communities rose in the gold-rich areas in Itogon, while gold-trading villages were established along strategic mountain passes and trails. Rice-growing villages emerged in the river ...

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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.

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Mining and Local Communities - JSTOR

2. The local communities want to exert influence in matters which are covered by their jurisdiction. Alcohol may be a problem, but in addition, the great deal of talk that has arisen about it may be an expression of the limited power in the hands of local communities vis-à-vis mining ventures. 3.

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explain how mining positively and negatively impacts local ...

2022-1-6  Across the world, mining contributes to erosion, sinkholes, deforestation, loss of biodiversity, significant use of water resources, dammed rivers and ponded waters, wastewater disposal issues, acid mine drainage and contamination of soil, ground and surface water, all of which can lead to health issues in local . How do local communities benefit from mining?

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Mining companies and local communities: the balance of ...

2020-11-9  Mining companies and local communities: the balance of give and take. Most mining companies often clash with the local communities whenever they intend to establish a new mine that leads to their relocation. Some fights are due to potential environmental challenges such as the contamination of rivers or the suffering of humans and livestock due ...

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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 •

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The social impacts of mining on local communities in

For Australian cases, Sincovich et al. (2018) identified several negative impacts from coal mining on Australian local communities including income inequality, pressures on infrastructure, housing ...

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Social impacts of mining at a local community level and ...

2017-5-18  Social impacts of mining at a local community level and the role of CSR for long-term sustainability share of population participating in voluntary work for a group or an organisation within the community (35%) in comparison to other Western Australian (WA) mining communities (25% average for the State).

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Mining impact on communities’ livelihoods: A case study

2020-7-2  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-county, Taita

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MINING CAN DESTROY LOCAL COMMUNITIES IN

2021-11-19  Mining can destroy local communities in Zimbabwe by doing it without the government’s permission. Firstly mining is a process whereby people extract some valuables from the ground surface. People mines underground or even from the seabed using manual machines or automatic machines. Minerals that are also being mined include; gold, chrome ...

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Case Study on the Effects of Mining and Dams on the ...

2008-8-19  Gold mining communities rose in the gold-rich areas in Itogon, while gold-trading villages were established along strategic mountain passes and trails. Rice-growing villages emerged in the river ...

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