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South African indigenous community win environmental ...

South African indigenous community win environmental ...

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South African indigenous community win environmental rights case over mining company A court has ruled that companies must first seek permission from local communities if .

South Africa's Cape Town drought: Economic impact is uncertain

South Africa's Cape Town drought: Economic impact is uncertain

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Mar 06, 2018· Socioeconomic factors have played a role in exacerbating the water crisis. Ruralurban migration to Cape Town, South Africa's secondlargest city, has been rising in recent years.

Solutions to Mining Industry Risk Challenges Marsh

Solutions to Mining Industry Risk Challenges Marsh

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Safety and environmental control of mining activity remain key drivers, but expectations of sustainable development require the provision of electricity, water, healthcare and education to the local communities where mining operations are based. Companies are also more exposed to Political Risks and KR activity than had previously been the case.

The Environmental Impact of China's Investment in Africa

The Environmental Impact of China's Investment in Africa

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In most African countries, the environmental laws and standards are much lower than accepted international norms. When evaluating the impact of Chinese FDI on the environment in Africa, it is important to put it in the context of global FDI entering Africa. China provides a relatively modest amount of the global FDI that has gone to Africa so far.

What's left in the wake of South Africa's abandoned gold ...

What's left in the wake of South Africa's abandoned gold ...

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Jan 15, 2016· Blyvooruitzicht is but one of thousands of abandoned mines scattered across South Africa, many from the gold industry. With recently shuttered mines adding to the massive impact of those left derelict years ago, the country faces a growing environmental, health and social crisis created by a withering gold industry and inadequate oversight.

The impact of platinum mining in Rustenburg A highlevel ...

The impact of platinum mining in Rustenburg A highlevel ...

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The impact of platinum mining in Rustenburg A highlevel analysis 14 March 2016 . 2 1. Introduction In an ongoing debate about the role of mining in South Africa, the government has expressed that it expects mining companies to increase their operations' wider socioeconomic .

Mining and your Community: Know your Environmental .

Mining and your Community: Know your Environmental .

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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

Note from the field The environmental and socioeconomic ...

Note from the field The environmental and socioeconomic ...

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mining industry's environmental and socioeconomic impacts. The specific objectives of the study are as follows: To identify and assess socioeconomic activities which are significantly influenced by mining activities. To examine local communities perceptions on how mining activities impact the environment.

Social and Economic Benefits of Coal Mining South Africa ...

Social and Economic Benefits of Coal Mining South Africa ...

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Even more importantly however, the impact that these jobs have is spread widely across communities at large. In South Africa it has been estimated that the impact of one employees' salary in the mining industry on average feeds and clothes the equivalent of ten people, including children and the elderly.

The Role of Mining in the South African Economy

The Role of Mining in the South African Economy

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mining sectors to aggregate output in the South African economy, rather than with the aggregate volume of sales of the Over the 197098 period, the proportional contribution of the mining sector to total value added in the South African economy has more than halved, declining from % in1970, to % of the private sector's GDPin 1998.

The Environmental Impact of China's Investment in Africa

The Environmental Impact of China's Investment in Africa

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In most African countries, the environmental laws and standards are much lower than accepted international norms. When evaluating the impact of Chinese FDI on the environment in Africa, it is important to put it in the context of global FDI entering Africa. China provides a relatively modest amount of the global FDI that has gone to Africa so far.

Mining in South Africa SlideShare

Mining in South Africa SlideShare

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Jan 11, 2015· Mining in South Africa. Common mining methods in Surface mining (open pit mining) • This type of mining takes place from the surface of the Earth. Topsoil is removed first and placed on the side of a trench. Then the surface layers of rock are removed .

Reforms and restarts: an overview of South African mining

Reforms and restarts: an overview of South African mining

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Jun 01, 2018· South Africa's mining industry is of critical importance to the country, comprising % of its economy and providing more than R300bn to its GDP in 2017 – yet it remains one of South Africa's most dangerous sectors. The death count in South African mines has reached 29 in the first five ...

Mining in Africa: managing the impacts

Mining in Africa: managing the impacts

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mental impacts thus become economic and social issues as livelihoods are disrupted. Environmental impacts continue well after the mine has been exhausted, so it is local communities that bear the longterm burden of mining. The environmental legacy of mining in Africa is generally that of large unfilled holes and abandoned artisanal mining sites.

Mining and Environmental Justice Community Network South ...

Mining and Environmental Justice Community Network South ...

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Mining and Environmental Justice Community Network South Africa The Mining and Environmental Justice Community Network of South Africa (MEJCONSA) is a network of communities, community based organisations and community members whose environmental and human rights are affected, directly or indirectly, by mining and miningrelated activities.

Importance of Mining to the Economy of Ghana

Importance of Mining to the Economy of Ghana

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Economic impacts . ... Assessing labour and environmental standards in South African multinational companies in the mining industry in Africa: the case of Goldfields South Africa. (In Pillay, D (ed) Mining Africa, comprehensive report on south African MNCs .