This paper is an overview of the issues and challenges facing artisanal and small-scale mining stakeholders ISBN 1 84369 470 0 The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) is an independent, non-profit research institute working in the field of sustainable development IIED aims to provide expertise and leadership in researching ,
The hazardous nature of small scale underground mining ,
However, very little research has been conducted to ascertain and address the safety and environmental issues related to small scale underground mining in Ghana This paper therefore identifies the safety issues in small scale underground mines in Ghana and suggests methods to improve the safety of operations Field visits were made to four .
KPMG Analysis of Mining Act 2016 Mining in Kenya The mining sector in Kenya contributes about 04% of the country’s GDP Though mining activity has been present in the country for over 50 years, productivity has remained low The scale of operations has been limited with only two projects - soda ash and mineral sands - comprising a large ,
The extractive mining industry of Ghana is expected to generate an annual , overall responsibility for environmental issues related to mining; The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources(Ghana) oversees all aspects of Ghana’s mineral sector and is responsible for granting mining and exploration licens Within the Ministry, the ,
DENR issues revised IRR of ‘Small-Scale Mining Act’
It further requires the Small-Scale Mining Contractors to pay a Government Share in the amount to be set by the Board, on top of the payment of the usual taxes and it mandates to require mineral processors to secure Mineral Processing Licenses from the Board