the impact of mining on livelihood of local communities

Mining and its Long term Impacts on Local Livelihoods A

Mining and its Long term Impacts on Local Livelihoods A Case Study of Expected Mine Closure in Kwale County Kenya DSpace/Manakin Repository Mining and its Long term Impacts on Local Livelihoods A Case Study of Expected Mine Closure in Kwale County Kenya Evers B 2022 Faculty of Geosciences Theses Master thesis Abstract For as long …

The impact of gold mining and agricultural concessions on

Local communities particularly the poorest households benefit from work and trade opportunities offered by gold mining and agricultural companies but continue to depend on forests for house construction materials food and income from the sale of forest resources However gold mining and agricultural concessions reduce tree cover potentially reducing …

livelihood vulnerability to mining in Zambia s

Assessment of the mining related factors sensitivities that affect the local communities and their ability to respond in predictive or reactive ways adaptive capabilities is also included The Livelihood Vulnerability Index LVI results show that Central block was more vulnerable to the impact of mining in terms of human natural social physical and financial capitals than St …

Assessing the Environmental and Socio Economic Impacts of

 · Gold mining has played an important role in Ghana s economy however the negative environmental and socio economic effects on the host communities associated with gold mining have overshadowed these economic gains It is within this context that this paper assessed in an integrated manner the environmental and socio economic impacts of artisanal …

Effects of Bauxite Mining on Community Livelihood and

Effects of Bauxite Mining on Community Livelihood and Sustainability of the landscapes and the living environment of local communities [5 8] In this perspective reorientation is imperative for compa nies whose activities are often accused of being responsible for serious degradations of the environment Sustainable development becomes a matter of image a strategic option …

Mining and livelihood a microanalysis in Odisha India

 · The 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

The Impact of Small Scale Mining Operations on Economies

Impact of Small Scale Mining Operations on Economies and Livelihoods in Low to Middle Income Countries iii Executive Summary This report of the East Africa Research Fund EARF project Understanding the Economic Contribution of Small scale Mining in East Africa addresses the first of three main objectives of the Terms of Reference namely to conduct an overarching …

Impact of Gold Mining on Farmers Livelihood in Bombana

Policy institution and process which were represented by government and mining companies have added local communities exposure to vulnerability context they already faced Livelihood diversification was chosen as coping strategy out of livelihood crisis due to the loss of productive assets caused by mining gold mining farmers livelihood …

Open pit mining environment impact seen outweighing

 · From the view of sustainable development the decision might not be right considering the impact of large scale mining on local communities While there might be economic benefits that can be gained from implementing this liberal policy on mining and granting new permits these benefits however have to be weighed against the long term …

Effects of mining on reindeer/caribou populations and

tion about reindeer husbandry to better communicate impacts of mining on rein deer grazing areas Findings indicate impacts on the use of disturbed habitat by reindeer/caribou on migration routes and northern livelihoods The three cases present novel methods for community based environmental monitoring with applications in hazards mapping and denote the active …

The relationship between the mining industry and communities

 · Given the increased attention being given to the socio economic and environmental impact of mining a lot of work initiatives and money is now being deployed to address and prevent the negative impacts of mining However despite these efforts to improve oversight and ensure that the wealth of mining is shared with surrounding communities we have seen …

THE SOCIAL ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPLICATIONS …

Chiadzwa Local CHAPTER TWO SOCIAL IMPLICATIONS OF THE CHIADZWA DIAMONDS MINING detail the far ranging impact of mining operations It is hoped that this work will provide a type of conflict map of the area delineating points of contention and also will point towards remedies and equitable fair and just solutions After all with a map …

Legal Protection of Sami Traditional Livelihoods from the

Protection of traditional Sami livelihoods from adverse mining impacts Introduction The term livelihood refers to activities that have primary production as the source of income Traditionally the Sami have pursued a variety of nature based livelihoods connected to their lands and territories such as fishing trapping 4 small scale family forestry agriculture …

Livelihood implications of artisanal gold mining in

 · Five artisanal mining communities were selected based on the intensity of mining activities in them The study respondents consisted of 290 heads drawn randomly from 1 050 households Also key informants consisting of 5 assembly members and 15 lead artisanal miners were interviewed The study found artisanal mining to be a dominant livelihood …

Chapter 8 Mining agreements development aspirations

Many conclusions can be draw from the impacts on the local Indigenous polity from the construction of a dedicated mining town Jabiru Indigenous employment and training schemes and the emergent administrative framework designed to balance competing interests The establishment of the Ranger mine was enabled by the recommendations of the Ranger …

Gold mining project threatens livelihood of communities in

 · Gold mining project threatens livelihood of communities in Northern Ireland The communities in this part of Ulster have become very concerned that the toxicity produced by these mining activities could severely impact the health of residents by leaking into the rivers lakes and soil in the region In the Sperrins a Canadian registered mining corporation …

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

Effects of Bauxite Mining on Community Livelihood and

considering impact relating to the multiple brutal transformations of the landscapes and the living environment of local communities [5 8] In this perspective reorientation is imperative for compa nies whose activities are often accused of being responsible for serious degradations of the environment Sustainable development

Irresponsible Mining Damages the Environment

DAMAGE TO LOCAL COMMUNITIES Because of huge environmental social and cultural costs allowing mining to operate puts extreme stress on the health food security and right to life and livelihood of the Filipinos who first lived in the area Displacement respiratory disease loss of agriculture and livelihood are just some of the things

MINING COMMUNITY BENEFITS IN GHANA A CASE OF …

This project is designed to examine the overall benefits of mining to local communities in Ghana through the lens of community benefits agreements CBAs in order to make policy recommenda tions to the Government of Ghana CBAs are an increasingly common approach by mining compa nies to gain a social license to operate in local communities upon whom …

Understanding cobalt s human cost

 · After studying the impacts of mining cobalt — a common ingredient in lithium ion batteries — on communities in Africa s Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC an interdisciplinary team of researchers led by Northwestern University is calling for more data into how emerging technologies affect human health and livelihoods Such data can inform …

Conceptualizing mining impacts livelihoods and corporate

 · He has a particular interest in the differential impacts of mining petroleum and gas projects on different groups of men and women in resource project areas and has undertaken research on the impacts of mining oil and gas in different parts of the country Search for other works by this author on Oxford Academic Google Scholar Community Development …

4 Work and Livelihoods Beyond the Negative Impacts

Work and Livelihoods Beyond the Negative Impacts on Women in Indonesian Mining Petra Mahy1 Introduction The highly gendered nature of the global mining industry has now been exposed by a number of academic commentators and activists who advocate the rights of local communities in relation to mining companies This research is also now being recognised by …

Mining versus Farming An Analysis of the Farmers

The implementation and main objective of the community compensation package program for farmers in the Prestea mining area is to deal with some of the grievances emanating from the operations of Golden Star Resource Limited GSR in the Prestea community Some of these reservations of the local farmers relate to the impact on the local people s farmlands by the …

Sierra Leone Enabling Sustainable Livelihoods Through

The programme supported jobs for young people and women and strengthened local dialogue by taking into account the needs of communities and building capacity locally Partnerships were formed around agriculture aquaculture mini processing and trade 650 alternative sustainable livelihoods were created for young people 160 were for women who started …

Mining affected areas and its impact on livelihoods

 · Environmental impact of mining The mining of minerals in Meghalaya has provided employment opportunity and newer livelihood options to the local people To some extent it has also contributed to the industrial and economic development of the state However mining particularly mining of coal and limestone has severely affected the land and