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Ghana - Tarkwa AusIMM Tarkwa Student Chapter is a community supporting future leaders in the mining industry. An elected committee of students manage the Tarkwa Student Chapter, providing professional development opportunities to students pursuing mining affiliated degrees.

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CHALLENGES OF LAND ACQUISITION IN THE MINING …

2014-7-3 · undue delays, and extra expenses in land transactions in mining communities Need for surveyors and land buyers to have knowledge of these problems and the underlying causes and how these may affect the acquisition, surveying, and registration of XXV International Federation of Surveyors Congress,land parcels in the mining areas of Tarkwa, Ghana.

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Voices from artisanal mining communities in Tarkwa …

2016-1-19 · Voices from artisanal mining communities in Tarkwa-Nsuaem, Ghana. Article, 19 January 2016. IIED and partners is organising a dialogue with people working in Ghana''s artisanal and small-scale mining industry. This page features interviews with stakeholders in artisanal mining communities to …

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The Impact of Artisanal Small-Scale Mining on …

2020-8-23 · Mining on Sustainable Livelihoods: A Case Study of Mining Communities in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality of Ghana Baah-Ennumh, Theresa Yaaba and Forson, Joseph Ato Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), University of Education, Winneba (UEW) 15 July 2015 Online at https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen /102491/

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Villagers Feel Cheated By Mining Companies in Ghana

2004-9-2 · Tarkwa is located in the Western Region and is one of Ghana''s major mining hubs. Despite some estimates that Ghana''s mining sector is worth US$1 billion annually, the road from Takoradi to Tarkwa, the district capital of Wassa West, is the bumpiest road we have ever experienced. When we finally arrive in Tarkwa after traveling like tortoises ...

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Assessing the Environmental and Socio-Economic …

2017-5-28 · Impacts of Artisanal Gold Mining on the Livelihoods of Communities in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality in Ghana Obiri 1,2,*, Precious A. D. Mattah 3,†, Memuna M. Mattah 4,†, Frederick A. Armah 5,†, Shiloh Osae 1,†, Sam Adu-kumi 6,† and Philip O. Yeboah 1,† 1 Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications, School of Nuclear and ...

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Tarkwa Gold Mine

Tarkwa is located in south-western Ghana approximately 300 km by road west of Accra, the capital, at a latitude 5° 15'' N and longitude 2° 00'' W. The Tarkwa mine is located 4 km west of the town of Tarkwa with good access roads and an established infrastructure.

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Time Series Analysis of Tuberculosis Cases in Mining ...

2020-8-15 · International Mining and Mineral Conference, Tarkwa, Ghana, pp. 153-158. Abstract The main purpose of this paper was to examine the incidence rate of Tuberculosis (TB) in Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality, a mining community in Western Ghana and to identify some of the demographic factors that necessitate the spread and trend of the diseases.

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Is groundwater in the Tarkwa gold mining district of Ghana ...

2003-9-17 · Gold mining has been associated with the (then) Gold Coast (the former name of Ghana) for several centuries. Between 1490 and 1600, the Gold Coast produced about 36% of the world''s gold and before 1900 there were about 400 companies operating mainly in the southern part of the country (Fig. 1; Junner 1935; Kesse 1985).The first unpublished private report on the gold fields around the Tarkwa ...

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Pay attention to roads in mining communities-Ghana ...

2021-6-21 · The Ghana Mineworkers Union is calling on the government to pay attention to the poor state of the road network in mining communities in Ghana by ensuring that mining communities and their ...

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Mining Companies In Ghana Tarkwa

2020-5-21 · Mining communities in ghana . Mining in ghana list of mining companies ghana. we found 392 companies. agensix ghana limited. b19222 odono street, north kaneshie, accra p.o. box gp 18496 accra, ghana, accra. agensix ghana ltd is a world-class partner in the global oil gas, energy and mining industries. the agensix is a supplier and a distributor ...

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IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA: A …

2008-11-12 · programme, with particular reference to affected mining communities in the Tarkwa mining area. The specific aims are reflected in the terms of reference for this project, which include: 1. A concise account of the growth and development dynamics of the mining industry in Ghana from the colonial period through to the 1970s and 1980s, from ...

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Ghana Manganese Company Limited

Ghana Manganese Company Ltd (GMC) is the only manganese producer and exporter in Ghana. The company is a privately-owned mining company (consolidated Minerals Africa Limited -90% and Government of Ghana-10% free carried) that holds a mining concession for manganese ore over an area of 170 square kilometers in and around Nsuta in the Western Region of Ghana, less than 3% of which …

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SURFACE MINING AND ITS SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS …

2009-10-15 · Gold Fields Ghana Ltd. Tarkwa, Ghana as a case study. The company has a concession of about 208 sq km located in the heart of the Wassa communities in the Western Region of Ghana and undertakes surface mining like most of the other mining companies in the country. Gold Fields, Tarkwa mine produces 700,000 ounces of gold a year with the

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The Need to Regularise Activities of Illegal Small-Scale ...

2013-12-24 · mining commenced near communities in Tarkwa, Bo-gosu, Prestea and Ayanfuri are farming and SSM. 4.3. Illegal Mining Activities . In the past, mining was undertaken at low levels and therefore, not overly obtrusive. However, since the eco-nomic reform programme was launched in the mid 1980''s, and massive investment in the minerals sector

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The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

2011-6-21 · large scale mining companies operating eight gold mines, one bauxite, one diamond and one manganese mine, in various communities in the country. With the exception of Anglo Gold Ashanti, which still operates an underground mine at Obuasi, all the other mines are surface mine operations. Tarkwa, a town in the Wassa west

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Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal Assembly

MUNICIPAL ASSEMBLY STRUCTURE The Assembly has a total of forty three (43) Assembly members comprising thirty (30) elected and thirteen (13) appointed members, a Member of Parliament and a Municipal Chief Executive. The Municipality is made up of about 438 communities, one (1) Urban Council ie Tarkwa Urban Council and five (5) Zonal Councils namely; Nsuaem, Nsuta, Simpa, Dompim, and …

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Mining Community In Ghana Close To Tarkwa

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MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN TARKWA …

2014-8-8 · Although TAC is a mining community that hosts a number of visitors and mine workers from all over the world throughout the year, the poor state of MSW management in TAC is similar to the situation in other parts of Ghana. Waste is discarded anywhere and waste bins are always overfl ow-ing due to irregular collection.

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Home | Gold Fields Ghana

Established in 2004, the Gold Fields Ghana Foundation has invested over US$78.7m in development projects and programmes in host communities of our Tarkwa and Damang mines in the Western Region of Ghana. The Gold Fields Ghana Foundation is the first foundation to be set up by a mining company in the country. About the Foundation.

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Transition to contract mining underway at Tarkwa gold …

2018-3-14 · Gold Fields Ghana Ltd (GFGL) has formally begun the transition from owner mining to contract mining at its Tarkwa gold mine in Ghana. This follows a decision by the Accra High Court on 2 March 2018, dismissing an injunction application by the Ghana …

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(PDF) Extractivism and community development in Ghana ...

PDF | This study employed a subjective evaluation method, using interviews, focus group discussions and observation to analyse the impact of gold mining... | Find, read and cite all the research ...

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Tarkwa: A far cry of a mining community; full of terrible ...

2019-7-2 · Tarkwa: A far cry of a mining community; full of terrible roads. One thing that distinguishes mining communities from non-mining in developed economies is the level of development in the mining communities. Most mining communities in such developed countries have the very essential amenities that makes living in them a heart-warming experience.

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Effect of Small Scale Mining on the Environment of …

The general objective of this paper is to assess the effects of small scale mining on the environment of Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality of Ghana 2.0 Methodology 2.1 Study Area Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal assembly is a district in the Western Region of Ghana located between Latitude

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GWCL to close down treatment plant if mining continues …

2021-8-16 · Tarkwa, GNA - Authorities of the Ghana Water Company Limited GWCL at Tarkwa would close down its treatment Plant if illegal miners do not refrain from prospecting for gold in the Bonsa River. The company presently uses more chlorine to disinfect the water for safe human consumption due to the high sediment load in the River.

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Extractivism and community development in Ghana: …

2020-1-28 · especially in communities hosting mining activities. Low rate of development in mining areas in Ghana has been a source of concern. Cracks in buildings, pollution, community disorder and human rights abuses are common features in gold mining communities in Ghana (Akabzaa, 2000; Okoh, 2014; Barclay and Salam, 2015).

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 · Tarkwa Chief and Tarsk Mining Workers sends strong warning on Mireku Duker and his MCE over community mining

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Challenges of Land Acquisition in the Mining …

2017-11-9 · using the Tarkwa mining communities as a case study. 2. LAND RIGHTS AND OWNERSHIP IN MINING COMMUNITIES! Land rights in the mining communities of Ghana are generally owned by individuals, families, stools, government, mining companies and other bodies but are mostly vested in stools under the control of chiefs as custodians.

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Ghana: President Launches Community Mining …

2019-7-26 · 26 July 2019. Government of Ghana (Accra) press release By Rex Mainoo Yeboah. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has launched a Community Mining Programme (CMP) at Wassa Akropong, in the ...

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