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Samuel Yankson

View Samuel Yankson''s profile on LinkedIn, the world''s largest professional community. ... Mining jobs and Artisans Oil and Gas, Engineering, Construction, Mining jobs and Artisans - Society ...

Lands Ministry to present proposals for reforms in the ...

 · The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources will soon table proposals before Cabinet to reform the country''s mining industry. Mr Samuel Abu Jinapor, the sector Minister, who said this at a media briefing in Accra on Wednesday, said the reforms would focus on amending the laws regarding the licensing, issuance of permits, sanctioning and ...

Evaluating the environmental and economic impact of mining ...

 · Over the years, the impact of mining on the economy, environment, and society has attracted several views (Balasubramanian, 2017; Festin et al., 2018; Mensah et al., 2015; Ocansey, 2013).A study, (Widana, 2019) conceptualized the impacts of mining into several forms such as functionality (socio-economic, political and environment), duration (short-term, medium-term, and long …

Paul YANKSON | University of Ghana, Accra | Legon ...

Paul Yankson. The objective of the current study is to produce a land cover map of Accra, Ghana, showing the recent spatial growth in order to assess the nature of this growth and the current ...

Amoaning-Yankson Archives

 · Amoaning-Yankson GHANA INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (GhIE) SAY OVER 36 WATER PLANT BROKEN DOWN. Posted on January 7, 2020 by Gambeta News. ... NIGERIA MINING WEEK 2021. October 11 @ 8:00 am - October 13 @ 5:00 pm. View All Events. TAKE THE SURVEY WEAR THE GAMBETA LOOK!` SIGN UP FOR T-SHIRT

Exploring the connections: mining and urbanisation in ...

 · Studies of mining and urbanisation have been primarily conducted independently of one another, with limited consideration of the inter-linkages between the two. This analysis seeks to fill this gap by exploring the links between mining and urbanisation in a Ghanaian context. Ghana is an interesting case as it is both endowed with significant mineral wealth and is highly urbanised, with a …

Jona Yankson

View Jona Yankson''s profile on LinkedIn, the world''s largest professional community. Jona has 4 jobs listed on their profile. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Jona''s connections and jobs at similar companies.

COVID-19: Frontline workers are fatigued, says GMA ...

Dr Justice Yankson, General Secretary of the Ghana Medical Association ( GMA ), is calling for a concerted effort in educating the public on the need to strictly adhere to COVID-19 protocols following recent surge. According to him, the call will help reduce pressure on frontline workers and existing health facilities across the country.

4 teenagers grabbed for alleged involvement in pornography ...

 · ACP Yankson said one of the suspects was on the same WhatsApp platform with the victim, and "in October 2020, the first suspect obtained the victims phone number from a WhatsApp group and started chatting with the victim using a name, Janathel through WhatApp." ... WIMEA Awards: Women in mining and energy demand improved condition of ...

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Motivations for providing CSR-mediated initiatives in ...

 · As a result, mine production saw a massive increase over the previous three decades on the back of gold production (Yankson, 2010). The mining sub-sector therefore grew at rates of 5.5 and 8% in 2008 and 2013 respectively. For instance, it contributed 33–49% per annum of Ghana''s foreign exchange earnings between 2000 and 2011 (GCM, 2014).

Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

 · Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to about 5.7% of the country''s GDP. The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts. This paper provides an exposition on the environmental ...

""I take responsibility for my problems, the lessons have ...

 · Kojo Yankson is a respected journalist with the Multimedia Group and whether the allegation brought against him and many others by Abena Korkor is true or not will be determined in the fullness of time. But the article below, written by Kojo Yankson can be described as "The Subtle Of Giving A F*ck". Laughing out Loud!

Migration, housing and attachment in urban gold mining ...

 · Mining settlements are typically portrayed as either consisting of purpose-built housing constructed by mining companies to house their workers, or as temporary makeshift shelters built by miners working informally and inhabited by male migrants who live dangerously and develop little attachment to these places.

The Internet of Very Cold Things

 · The IoT infrastructure in Antarctica and the Arctic are often tied to particular industries, like mining, petroleum extraction, maritime, shipping, telecommunications and others. The combination of such industries and remote environments creates complex physical, economic and regulatory environments. ... Dr. Benjamin Yankson is an Assistant ...

Eric Yankson | Faculty of Natural Resources & Spatial Sciences

Mining Building, Floor 1, Room 071. Biography: Dr. Eric Yankson obtained his PhD in Urban and Public Affairs from the University of Louisville in Kentucky (the United States). Prior to this, he earned a Master of Science degree from the University of Alabama and …

Underfunding maternal care under NHIS results in ...

 · Dr Yankson was one of the discussants on Joy FM''s Super Morning Show, Thursday, to analyse details of a documentary produced by Corruption Watch in …

"I take responsibility for my problems, the lessons have ...

 · Kojo Yankson is a respected journalist with the Multimedia Group and whether the allegation brought against him and many others by Abena Korkor is true or not will be determined in the fullness of time. But the article below, written by Kojo Yankson can be described as "The Subtle Of Giving A F*ck". Laughing out Loud! A man went to see his ...

Gold Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility in the ...

Abstract: Despite a boom in gold mining in Ghana''s Wassa West district unemployment and poverty have deepened largely due to loss of farm land to surface mining and limited employment opportunities in the ''revived'' gold mining industry. The large-scale mining companies are implementing some alternative livelihood programmes (ALPs) as part ...

Following accusations that Kojo Yankson slept with both of ...

 · Following accusations that Kojo Yankson slept with both of them, Nana Aba Anamoah reportedly unfollows Lydia Forson. 0 Akurase blogger June 08, 2021 Abena Korkor, a controversial former TV host turned mental health advocate, rattled some …

Motivations for providing CSR-mediated initiatives in ...

the mining sector brought in US$5 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) between 1983 and 2002. As a result, mine production saw a massive increase over the previous three decades on the back of gold production (Yankson, 2010). The mining sub-sector therefore grew at rates of 5.5 and 8% in 2008 and 2013 respectively. For instance, it

Breaking News: University Of Ghana''s Popular Professor ...

 · Paul W.K. Yankson (2010): ''The Dynamics of the Gold Mining Industry and its Effects on Settlements and Livelihoods in the Wassa West District, Ghana'' in J. Agergaard, N. Fold and K Gough (eds), Rural Urban Dynamics: Livelihoods, Mobility and Markets in African and Asian Frontiers, London: Routledge pp175-188.

(PDF) Eureka and Beyond: Mining''s Impact on African ...

Artisanal mining sites in Tanzania and Ghana have been noted for their ethnic diversity with a considerable sprinkling of foreign nationals as well (Jønsson and Bryceson 2009, Gough and Yankson, this volume). Artisanal mining by its very nature of involving groups of people in collective work of an uncertain and dangerous nature demands trust.

Mining and Quarrying Impacts | Encyclopedia

Mining and Quarrying ImpactsIntroductionMining and quarrying extract a wide range of useful materials from the ground such as coal, metals, and stone. These substances are used widely in building and manufacturing industry, while precious stones have long been used for adornment and decoration. Mining and quarrying involve investigating potential sites of extraction, then getting the required ...

Migration, housing and attachment in urban gold mining ...

 · As mining and urban research tend to be conducted by separate cohorts of researchers, there has been relatively little research on the growth of mining settlements (Bryceson and MacKinnon, 2012; Gough and Yankson, 2012) ch settlements are typically portrayed as either consisting of purpose-built housing constructed by mining companies to house their workers, referred to as …

Lydia Yankson

Lydia Yankson studies Labor Market, Landfills, and Child Labour.

Gold in Ghana: The effects of changes in large-scale ...

Two scales of gold mining operations, artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) and large-scale mining, have operated side by side in Ghana for decades. In the past, the two co-existed on the same mineralised land without much contact or conflict, as large-scale mining occurred underground and ASM operated mainly on the surface.

Promoting a safe working environment for miners ...

 · "There is a perception that the accidents and injuries that occur in artisanal and small-scale mining activities are to be expected and unpreventable. Some even believe that fatalities on site would bode well for gold mines," says Mary Yankson, a mine worker in the Western region of Ghana.

Human insecurities in gold mining: A systematic review of ...

 · Many of the human insecurities addressed in this paper originate from the environmental effects of gold mining. Heavy metal pollution and associated effects on drinking water and health was the most addressed environmental issue (44%). This pollution originates from both LSM and ASM, except for mercury (Hg), which is only reported for ASM (21%).

''Kojo Yankson Has [email protected] Both Nana Aba Anamoah & Lydia ...

 · Abena Korkor in her recent Instagram live has exposed her former ''fiancee'' who happens to be renowned Ghanaian journalist, Kojo Yankson. According to her, the journalist wasn''t a faithful man adding that as he was dating her, he was also having an affair with astute Ghanaian journalist, Nana Aba Anamoah. She also revealed that Kojo […]

Gold

Minerals are not only a luxury item but an essential part of our daily lives. We use them in mobile phones, computers and medical devices. They''re also crafted into jewellery, art, and awards. Despite a fraught history with conflict, workers'' rights abuses, and exploitation, mining has the potential to boost economic prosperity for miners and their communities.

Does FDI Create Linkages in Mining? The Case of Gold ...

Nylandsted Larsen M., Yankson P., Fold N. (2009) Does FDI Create Linkages in Mining? The Case of Gold Mining in Ghana. In: Rugraff E., Sánchez-Ancochea D., Sumner A. (eds) Transnational Corporations and Development Policy.

Exploring the connections: mining and urbanisation in ...

 · Studies of mining and urbanisation have been primarily conducted independently of one another, with limited consideration of the inter-linkages between the two. ... Gough, K.V.; Yankson…

Burden of malaria in children under five and caregivers ...

 · A survey by Yankson et al., which sought to assess the risk of malaria in children under five by analysing the 2016 Ghana Demographic Health Survey data, found malaria prevalence of 22.1% . ... Artisanal mining has been a cancer in most African countries, polluting water bodies and causing various disease conditions and other social problems ...

Mapping Small‐scale Mineral Production Networks: The Case ...

Paul W.K. Yankson, Katherine V. Gough, Gold in Ghana: The effects of changes in large-scale mining on artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM), The Extractive Industries and Society, 10.1016/j.exis.2018.09.009, (2018).