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Artisanal and small-scale mining and agriculture

Artisanal and small-scale mining and agriculture Exploring their links in rural sub-Saharan Africa Gavin Hilson Issue paper March 2016 Sustainable markets

The extractive industries and development in sub-Saharan ...

This paper introduces a special issue on the extractive industries and development in sub-Saharan Africa. The special issue draws attention to the potential for the region׳s extractive industries to deliver much-needed development and the challenges with making this a reality.

Mining industry's efforts around IT has become more ...

Gary Hilson is a Toronto-based freelance writer who has written thousands of words for print and pixel in publications across North America. His areas of interest and ...

Perspectives on participation in artisanal and ...

scale mining population have been linked to an inefficient regularisation process plagued by problems in registration and licensing (Appiah, 1998; Hilson and Potter, 2003).

A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-Scale Mining ...

2 A Contextual Review of the Ghanaian Small-scale Mining Industry Gavin Hilson Environmental Policy and Management Group (EPMG) Imperial College Centre for Environmental Technology

Hilson G (2002) The environmental impact of small-scale ...

Hilson G (2002) The environmental impact of small-scale gold mining in Ghana: identifying problems and possible solutions. The Geographical Journal 168(1): 57–72.

The Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale ...

Geared toward servicing a wide-ranging audience, including academics, consultants, and government researchers, The Socioeconomic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Developing Countries is an invaluable tool for policy-makers at all levels.

Gavin Hilson | University of Surrey

Gavin is a leading global authority on the environmental and social impacts of the small-scale mining sector. He has published over 100 journal articles, book chapters and reports on the subject, his specialist knowledge widely recognized internationally.

Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana

Artisanal and small-scale mining, ... Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana Evidence to inform an 'action dialogue' James McQuilken and Gavin Hilson .

ICMM & ICMM

ICMM is first industry body to commit to UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights as a condition of membership . ICMM announces updated membership requirements to advance the sustainability performance of mining and metals.

The Geographical Journal - Wiley Online Library

Since the enactment of the Small Scale Gold Mining Law in 1989, which effectively legalized small‐scale gold mining in the country, ... Gavin Hilson, ...

Ethics in Small-Scale Mining - University of Exeter Blogs

Gavin Hilson Gavin Hilson is a Professor and Chair of Sustainability in Business at the Sur-rey Business School. He is a leading global authority on the social and envi-

Project MUSE - Structural Adjustment in Ghana: Assessing ...

Hilson has published over thirty journal articles on the community and environmental impacts of mining, and is editor of The Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Developing Countries, A.A Balkema Publications (A Division of the Taylor & Francis Group). He is currently carrying out research on the socioeconomic impacts of artisanal gold mining in West Africa.

Gavin Hilson - IGC

Gavin is a leading global authority on the environmental and social impacts of the small-scale mining sector. He has published over 100 journal articles, book chapters and reports on the subject, his specialist knowledge widely recognized internationally.

Women and Artisanal Mining: Gender Roles and the Road Ahead

Chapter 11 – book: The Socio-Economic Impacts of Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Developing Countries Ed. G. Hilson, Pub. A.A. Balkema, Swets Publishers, Netherlands, 2003

The Missing Ethics of Mining : Ethics & International Affairs

"They are arguing about the chiefs," Gavin Hilson, an expert on Ghana's mining economy ... the (missing) ethics of mining ... Ethics & International Affairs.

Are Alternative Livelihood Projects Alleviating Poverty in ...

Are Alternative Livelihood Projects Alleviating Poverty in Mining Communities? Experiences from Ghana

Project MUSE - Structural Adjustment in Ghana: Assessing ...

Structural Adjustment in Ghana: ... Gavin M. Hilson; Africa ... at the same time, the perpetual expansion of mining and allied activities has strained indigenous ...

Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining in Sub-Saharan Africa ...

2013-09-13· Professor Gavin Hilson, from the University of Surrey delivers a presentation on ASM in Sub-Saharan Africa as part of the SMI Seminar series.

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Effect of Small Scale Mining on the Environment of Tarkwa-… miners to reduce the effect of their activities on the environment.According to Hilson (), mineral ...

Abigail Hilson - ResearchGate

This article contributes to the debate on the formalization of artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) – low-tech, labour-intensive mineral extraction and processing ...

Small-scale mining, poverty and economic development …

Many large sale mining companies are unwilling to cede unused portions of their concession to the local communities (Hilson, 2009). Government's regulation in the minerals sector and ...

Structural Adjustment and Subsistence Industry: Artisanal ...

Structural Adjustment and Subsistence Industry: Artisanal Gold Mining in Ghana Gavin Hilson and Clive Potter ABSTRACT Since the implementation of Ghana's national Structural Adjustment Pro-

Entrepreneurship, poverty and sustainability - IGC

Working paper Entrepreneurship, poverty and sustainability Critical reflections on the formalisation of small-scale mining in Ghana Gavin Hilson

Small-Scale Mining, Rural Subsistence and Poverty in …

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Small‐scale mining and its socio‐economic impact in ...

Gavin Hilson, Prelims - Small-Scale Mining, Rural Subsistence and Poverty in West Africa, Small-Scale Mining, Rural Subsistence and Poverty in West Africa, 10.3362/9781780445939.000, (i-xxii), (2015).

Ghana: on our way to participatory reform in the artisanal ...

With an engaged government, private sector and multi-stakeholder engagements already in place with artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) communities, Ghana provides an excellent opportunity for a dialogue that delivers solutions to the challenges facing the ASM sector.

Can Microcredit Services Alleviate Hardship in African ...

Can Microcredit Services Alleviate Hardship in African Small-scale Mining ... (Hilson & Pardie, ... following implementation of the Small-Scale Gold Mining Law, ...

The Effects of Small Scale Gold Mining on Living ...

In recent times, there has been a surge in small scale mining activities in Ghana which has made significant contributions to the national gold output, foreign …

Environmental management system implementation in …

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