small scale mining in ghana



  • Small-scale gold mining: some reflections from Ghana — Kumi ...

    Dec 9, 2015 ... Small-scale miners in Ghana collectively produced around 1.4 million ounces of gold in 2014, which is substantially more than any of the large...

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  • Small scale mining in Ghana - Techniques and environmental ...

    ABSTRACT: Since 1989 when small scale mining in Ghana was legalised, a lot of interest has been generated in the sector because of it's socio-economic...

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  • Trends in the small-scale mining of precious minerals in Ghana: a ...

    This paper examines the environmental impacts of small-scale mining in Ghana—with particular emphasis on precious minerals and metals extraction—and...

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  • Small-scale mining in Ghana: The government and the galamsey

    This paper argues that the current formalization system for small-scale gold miners in Ghana has been undermined and the small-scale mining laws no longer...

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  • Gold Mining as Subsistence: Ghana's Small-Scale Miners Left Behind

    Touted as having as much as 70 percent of West Africa's gold deposits, Ghana has, for centuries, attracted numerous foreigners seeking to trade and invest in its...

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  • The 'informalisation' of Ghana's small-scale gold mining economy ...

    Small-scale mining has experienced meteoric growth in Ghana. The sectors ability to provide impoverished people with direct employment and create additional...

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  • Inclusive reform for Ghana's small-scale and artisanal mining sector ...

    Mar 23, 2016 ... Minerals Commission and partners spearhead participatory reform in the artisanal and small-scale mining sector.

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  • Small Scale Gold Mining and Environmental Degradation, in Ghana ...

    Technology, Ghana. Abstract. Small scale gold mining in Ghana has a long history. It has existed as far back as the eighth century as a economic...

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  • Artisanal mining

    In Ghana, the regulation of artisanal gold mining is set forth in the Small-Scale Gold Mining Law, 1989 (PNDCL 218).

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  • Ghana: a local dialogue on artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM ...

    With an engaged government, private sector and multi-stakeholder engagements already in place with artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) communities,...

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  • Injuries among Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Miners in Ghana

    Sep 2, 2015 ... Artisanal and small-scale gold miners are confronted with numerous hazards often resulting in varying degrees of injuries and fatalities.

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  • Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in ...

    Jul 15, 2015 ... Mining in Ghana — Part 3: Social Sciences and Economics ... Keywords: artisanal small-scale gold mining (ASGM); subsistence agriculture;.

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  • Dakete mine wins Small-Scale Mining Company of the Year 2015 ...

    Jan 14, 2016 ... Dakete Mining Company Ltd. in Ghana won the Gold Award in the first Western Regional Business Excellence Awards as the Small-Scale...

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  • Formalizing Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) - Challenges ...

    Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining. • Low-tech ... 'Efforts to formalize the artisanal mining sector and ... Area demarcated for ASM in Northern Ghana (green). ✸...

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  • Gold Fields - Leadership in sustainable gold - Videos

    Videos. The reality and impact of artisanal and small-scale mining ... child labour and causing the death of hundreds of small-scale miners in Ghana each year.

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  • A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining Industry

    The environmental impacts of small-scale mining in Ghana are then detailed, along with the land-use disputes that have occurred in the industry. The.

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  • AN INTEGRATED ASSESSMENT OF ARTISANAL AND SMALL ...

    An Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold. Mining in Ghana: Final Report. Table of Contents. 1. Executive Summary.

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  • The environmental impact of small-scale gold mining in Ghana ...

    This paper examines the environmental impacts of small-scale gold mining in Ghana, and prescribes a series of recommendations for improving environmental...

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  • Why many of Ghana's gold miners are giving up - BBC News

    Dec 30, 2013 ... With the price of gold set to fall further next year, the plight of small-scale gold miners in places such as Ghana in west Africa will get much...

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