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Murder is Everywhere: Chinese illegal mining in Ghana

Oct 10, 2013 ... Chinese illegal mining in Ghana. I have great pleasure in welcoming fellow African, Kwei Quartey, as today''s guest blogger. He is originally...

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Illegal Miners in Ghana Moving into Restricted Forest Areas

Mar 19, 2014 ... ACCRA — Illegal mining is posing severe challenges to mining communities in Ghana. The unlawful practice is gradually shifting to restricted...

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Reflections on illegal mining activities in Western region

ILLEGAL mining activities, sometimes called ''galamsey'', seem to becoming brisk rather ... Region, 20 years after the legalisation of small scale mining in Ghana.

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Illegal Mining in Ghana - Boerengroep

Dec 6, 2016 ... The second event organized by Boerengroep intern Alex Adugyamfi was about illegal mining in his country, Ghana. Below you can read the...

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Illegal Small-Scale Gold Mining in Ghana: A Threat to Food Security

This article examines the impact of the effects of illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana, through the lens of a conceptual model that links galamsey and...

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Ghana arrests 168 Chinese nationals in illegal mining crackdown ...

Jun 6, 2013 ... Ghanaian authorities have arrested 168 Chinese citizens for illegal goldmining, highlighting the social and environmental challenges posed by...

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey) towards the Socio ...

Nov 9, 2012 ... Keywords: Mining, Illegal Mining (Galamsey), Minerals,Communities ... In Ghana, the Minerals and Mining Law was enacted under PNDC Law...

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Ghana: The murky world of galamsey - New African Magazine

Mar 3, 2015 ... Galamsey is illegal; a licence is needed to mine gold in Ghana. The government has set up a Task Force made up of military and police...

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Ghana launches effort to restore landscapes and rivers damaged by ...

May 1, 2017 ... In almost every case, it''s due to pollution from illegal gold miners. Though illegal, small-scale mining has been rampant in Ghana for decades,...

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All that glitters: Ghana battles illegal mining | News24

19 hours ago ... Accra - Ghana has long been known for its bountiful gold reserves and was called "the Gold Coast" during its colonial era. But illegal mining in...

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Challenges with Eradicating Illegal Mining in Ghana: A Perspective ...

On Mar 1, 2008 Sadia Mohammed Banchirigah published: Challenges with Eradicating Illegal Mining in Ghana: A Perspective from the Grassroots.

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ILLEGAL MINING IN GHANA — Joburg Post

Jun 16, 2017 ... A Novel Era of Land Grabbing in Africa? The issue of illegal mining (galamsey) in Ghana. Land grabbing has been termed as the debatable...

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Illegal gold mining in Ghana undercuts church''s plans for land ...

May 16, 2016 ... A church plan to build a nursing college in a rural village is upended when they discover the site has been turned into an illegal gold mine.

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Ghana''s gold diggers: Chinese miners bring conflict - SciDev.Net

Feb 10, 2016 ... Part three of a four-part film series on illegal gold mining focuses on the ... China has had a long history of investment in Ghana, whether it be...

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Ghana arrests Chinese over ''illegal mining'' - Al Jazeera English

Jun 7, 2013 ... Police in Ghana have arrested 161 Chinese citizens over allegations of illegal mining, immigration and Chinese embassy officials have said.

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Ghana calls off search for 17 trapped illegal miners | MINING.com

Jul 6, 2017 ... The government of Ghana called off Thursday a search for miners who were trapped underground since Sunday after an illegal gold mine...

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Government proposes to tackle illegal mining through collaboration ...

Mar 9, 2017 ... Government would tackle illegal mining activities (galamsey) through ... in Accra during the Stakeholders Workshop on ''How to Control Illegal...

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The illegal gold miners of Ghana | New York Post

Feb 22, 2017 ... A photographer captured the harsh reality of illegal mining under the unforgiving sun in Ghana.

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Invasion of AngloGold''s Ghana Mine Persists, Says Illegal Miner ...

Oct 12, 2016 ... Illegal miners who invaded AngloGold Ashanti Ltd.''s Obuasi operation in Ghana are unmoved by a government order to vacate the site and...

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Galamsey - Wikipedia

A galamsey is a local Ghanaian term which means illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana, West Africa; such workers are known as galamseyers or orpailleurs...

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New regulations in Ghana aid fight against illegal mining | Ghana ...

The country has been attempting for several years to combat the problem of illegal mining, in which foreigners join or compete with indigenous, small-scale...

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Illegal Mining Archives - Ghana Business News

The Ghana Association of Small Scale Miners (GASSM) is blaming government and its allied institutions for the rise in illegal mining activities, also known as...

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Why Is Illegal Gold Mining Activity so Ubiquitous in Rural Ghana?*

Abstract: Notwithstanding its prolonged existence, little research has hitherto been undertaken to determine why illegal artisanal and small-scale mining is a...

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Illegal gold mining in Ghana shafts locals'' health and the ... - Grist

Jun 24, 2003 ... At I Trust My Legs, an illegal mining camp along a gray stream in the West African nation of Ghana, trespassers have bored vertical shafts deep...

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Illegal mining continues to degrade Ghana''s forest - Tropenbos ...

The countryside is riddled with numerous illegal mining activities, some of which are carried out by local community members in conjunction with foreigners with...

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Galamsey – The good, the bad and the ugly | - Citi FM

Feb 16, 2014 ... In Ghana, mining activities in gold-rich regions can be traced to back to ... Today, illegal mining, popularly known as ''galamsey,'' has become a...

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Illegal Chinese Gold Mining in Ghana - YouTube

Mar 14, 2011 ... The Chinese regime is Africa''s largest trade partner and miners in countries such as Ghana increasingly rely on Chinese equipment and capital...

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New Act to curb illegal mining in Ghana - Mining Weekly

Apr 8, 2016 ... Enforcing the new Minerals and Mining Amendment Act (MMAA) No 900 of 2014 will do much to reduce the onslaught of illegal, or galamsey,...

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Illegal Chinese gold miners blamed for pollution, violence in Ghana ...

May 2, 2017 ... Facing mounting tensions, violence, and pollution, Ghana has stepped up the arrest and deportation of illegal foreign miners in recent years.

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Illegal mines tarnish gold from Ghana | Business | M&G

Illegal mines tarnish gold from Ghana. Afua Hirsch 26 Apr 2013 00:00. Digging in: It is estimated that 95% of small-scale gold mining in Ghana is illegal. (Randy...

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Fighting ''Galamsey'' and River Pollution in Ghana - Government of ...

By Bervelyn Longdon. One phenomenon that has received a lot of attention and discussion on media and other platforms is illegal small-scale mining popularly...

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Ghana may import water if illegal mining is not checked

Mar 1, 2017 ... The Director for Natural Resources at the Environmental Protection Agency, Carl Fiati, has warned that Ghana may soon import drinking water...

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Galamsey: Environmental Impact of Illegal Gold Mining in Ghana ...

Feb 13, 2015 ... Galamsey: Environmental Impact of Illegal Gold Mining in Ghana By Darci Stanger, Staff Editor For several years, the government in Ghana has...

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Illegal mining in Ghana - IGC

Illegal mining operations are destroying the farmlands, forests, and water bodies in Ghana. The general public and academia are calling for a concerted effort to...

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Galamsey menace: Causes, effects and solutions | Feature Article ...

May 17, 2017 ... The high incidence of "galamsey" or illegal mining in recent times, have ... now and has perplexed the minds of the general public in Ghana.

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Murder is Everywhere: Chinese illegal mining in Ghana

Oct 10, 2013 ... Chinese illegal mining in Ghana. I have great pleasure in welcoming fellow African, Kwei Quartey, as today''s guest blogger. He is originally...

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Illegal Miners in Ghana Moving into Restricted Forest Areas

Mar 19, 2014 ... ACCRA — Illegal mining is posing severe challenges to mining communities in Ghana. The unlawful practice is gradually shifting to restricted...

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Reflections on illegal mining activities in Western region

ILLEGAL mining activities, sometimes called ''galamsey'', seem to becoming brisk rather ... Region, 20 years after the legalisation of small scale mining in Ghana.

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Illegal Mining in Ghana - Boerengroep

Dec 6, 2016 ... The second event organized by Boerengroep intern Alex Adugyamfi was about illegal mining in his country, Ghana. Below you can read the...

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Illegal Small-Scale Gold Mining in Ghana: A Threat to Food Security

This article examines the impact of the effects of illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana, through the lens of a conceptual model that links galamsey and...

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Ghana arrests 168 Chinese nationals in illegal mining crackdown ...

Jun 6, 2013 ... Ghanaian authorities have arrested 168 Chinese citizens for illegal goldmining, highlighting the social and environmental challenges posed by...

Get Price

The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey) towards the Socio ...

Nov 9, 2012 ... Keywords: Mining, Illegal Mining (Galamsey), Minerals,Communities ... In Ghana, the Minerals and Mining Law was enacted under PNDC Law...

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Ghana: The murky world of galamsey - New African Magazine

Mar 3, 2015 ... Galamsey is illegal; a licence is needed to mine gold in Ghana. The government has set up a Task Force made up of military and police...

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Ghana launches effort to restore landscapes and rivers damaged by ...

May 1, 2017 ... In almost every case, it''s due to pollution from illegal gold miners. Though illegal, small-scale mining has been rampant in Ghana for decades,...

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All that glitters: Ghana battles illegal mining | News24

19 hours ago ... Accra - Ghana has long been known for its bountiful gold reserves and was called "the Gold Coast" during its colonial era. But illegal mining in...

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Challenges with Eradicating Illegal Mining in Ghana: A Perspective ...

On Mar 1, 2008 Sadia Mohammed Banchirigah published: Challenges with Eradicating Illegal Mining in Ghana: A Perspective from the Grassroots.

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ILLEGAL MINING IN GHANA — Joburg Post

Jun 16, 2017 ... A Novel Era of Land Grabbing in Africa? The issue of illegal mining (galamsey) in Ghana. Land grabbing has been termed as the debatable...

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Illegal gold mining in Ghana undercuts church''s plans for land ...

May 16, 2016 ... A church plan to build a nursing college in a rural village is upended when they discover the site has been turned into an illegal gold mine.

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Ghana''s gold diggers: Chinese miners bring conflict - SciDev

Feb 10, 2016 ... Part three of a four-part film series on illegal gold mining focuses on the ... China has had a long history of investment in Ghana, whether it be...

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Ghana arrests Chinese over ''illegal mining'' - Al Jazeera English

Jun 7, 2013 ... Police in Ghana have arrested 161 Chinese citizens over allegations of illegal mining, immigration and Chinese embassy officials have said.

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Ghana calls off search for 17 trapped illegal miners | MINING

Jul 6, 2017 ... The government of Ghana called off Thursday a search for miners who were trapped underground since Sunday after an illegal gold mine...

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Government proposes to tackle illegal mining through collaboration ...

Mar 9, 2017 ... Government would tackle illegal mining activities (galamsey) through ... in Accra during the Stakeholders Workshop on ''How to Control Illegal...

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The illegal gold miners of Ghana | New York Post

Feb 22, 2017 ... A photographer captured the harsh reality of illegal mining under the unforgiving sun in Ghana.

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Invasion of AngloGold''s Ghana Mine Persists, Says Illegal Miner ...

Oct 12, 2016 ... Illegal miners who invaded AngloGold Ashanti Ltd.''s Obuasi operation in Ghana are unmoved by a government order to vacate the site and...

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Galamsey - Wikipedia

A galamsey is a local Ghanaian term which means illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana, West Africa; such workers are known as galamseyers or orpailleurs...

Get Price

New regulations in Ghana aid fight against illegal mining | Ghana ...

The country has been attempting for several years to combat the problem of illegal mining, in which foreigners join or compete with indigenous, small-scale...

Get Price

Illegal Mining Archives - Ghana Business News

The Ghana Association of Small Scale Miners (GASSM) is blaming government and its allied institutions for the rise in illegal mining activities, also known as...

Get Price

Why Is Illegal Gold Mining Activity so Ubiquitous in Rural Ghana?*

Abstract: Notwithstanding its prolonged existence, little research has hitherto been undertaken to determine why illegal artisanal and small-scale mining is a...

Get Price

Illegal gold mining in Ghana shafts locals'' health and the ... - Grist

Jun 24, 2003 ... At I Trust My Legs, an illegal mining camp along a gray stream in the West African nation of Ghana, trespassers have bored vertical shafts deep...

Get Price

Illegal mining continues to degrade Ghana''s forest - Tropenbos ...

The countryside is riddled with numerous illegal mining activities, some of which are carried out by local community members in conjunction with foreigners with...

Get Price

Galamsey – The good, the bad and the ugly | - Citi FM

Feb 16, 2014 ... In Ghana, mining activities in gold-rich regions can be traced to back to ... Today, illegal mining, popularly known as ''galamsey,'' has become a...

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Illegal Chinese Gold Mining in Ghana

Mar 14, 2011 ... The Chinese regime is Africa''s largest trade partner and miners in countries such as Ghana increasingly rely on Chinese equipment and capital...

Get Price

New Act to curb illegal mining in Ghana - Mining Weekly

Apr 8, 2016 ... Enforcing the new Minerals and Mining Amendment Act (MMAA) No 900 of 2014 will do much to reduce the onslaught of illegal, or galamsey,...

Get Price

Illegal Chinese gold miners blamed for pollution, violence in Ghana ...

May 2, 2017 ... Facing mounting tensions, violence, and pollution, Ghana has stepped up the arrest and deportation of illegal foreign miners in recent years.

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Illegal mines tarnish gold from Ghana | Business | M&G

Illegal mines tarnish gold from Ghana. Afua Hirsch 26 Apr 2013 00:00. Digging in: It is estimated that 95% of small-scale gold mining in Ghana is illegal. (Randy...

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Fighting ''Galamsey'' and River Pollution in Ghana - Government of ...

By Bervelyn Longdon. One phenomenon that has received a lot of attention and discussion on media and other platforms is illegal small-scale mining popularly...

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Ghana may import water if illegal mining is not checked

Mar 1, 2017 ... The Director for Natural Resources at the Environmental Protection Agency, Carl Fiati, has warned that Ghana may soon import drinking water...

Get Price

Galamsey: Environmental Impact of Illegal Gold Mining in Ghana ...

Feb 13, 2015 ... Galamsey: Environmental Impact of Illegal Gold Mining in Ghana By Darci Stanger, Staff Editor For several years, the government in Ghana has...

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Illegal mining in Ghana - IGC

Illegal mining operations are destroying the farmlands, forests, and water bodies in Ghana. The general public and academia are calling for a concerted effort to...

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Galamsey menace: Causes, effects and solutions | Feature Article ...

May 17, 2017 ... The high incidence of "galamsey" or illegal mining in recent times, have ... now and has perplexed the minds of the general public in Ghana.

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