• Sustainable Livelihoods in Artisanal Small-Scale Mining

    This study thus explores ways of sustaining livelihoods in the artisanal small-scale mining communities within the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality of Ghana. Using primary data from a sample of 400 heads 19 institutions six artisanal and small-scale mining firms and two mineral processing companies the study finds the mining chain from

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    report on the state of railways factories industries and the effects of galamsey in the tarkwa nsuaem municipality western region. The Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality is in the Western Region of Ghana blessed with mineral resources the ancient town Tarkwa still possess her vibrant economic activities like trade and mining.

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  • Assessing the Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of

    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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  • Akufo-Addo sacks Tarkwa-Nsuam MCE

    May 14 2020 · President Akufo-Addo has terminated the appointment of the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Tarkwa-Nsuam Municipal Assembly Gilbert Ken Asmah with immediate effect.

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  • Assessing the environmental and socio-economic impacts of

    It is within this context that this paper assessed in an integrated manner the environmental and socio-economic impacts of artisanal gold mining in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality from a natural and social science perspective.

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  • Environmental Impacts of Mining A Study of Mining

    Akabzaa T Darimani A (2001) Impact of mining sector investment in Ghana A study of the Tarkwa mining region. Third World Network. In article 4 Amankwah R. Anim-Sackey C. (2003). Strategies for sustainable development of the small-scale gold and diamond mining industry of Ghana. Resources Policy 29(3-4) .

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  • Assessing environmental exposure and health impacts of

    (2012). Assessing environmental exposure and health impacts of gold mining in Ghana. Toxicological Environmental Chemistry Vol. 94 No. 4 pp. .

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  • Assessment of Waste Management and Sanitation Services at

    Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipal Area (TNMA) which is located in the Western Region of Ghana Assessment of Waste Management and Sanitation Services at Local (Municipal) Levelÿ Case Study in the Mining Communities of Tarkwa Ghana (10004) Edward Kwesi John Annan Lewis Hlorvor and Kwame Tenadu (Ghana) FIG Working Week 2019

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  • The hydrochemistry of water resources in selected mining

    Jan 01 2012 · The Tarkwa-Nseum Municipality in the Western Region which was formerly part of the Wassa West District now split into Tarkwa-Nsuem Municipality and the Prestea-Huni Valley District has been one of the mining enclaves in this country. Out of 16 multinational companies in Ghana eight are located in this mining enclave and three in Tarkwa township.

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  • Nyarko Peter Kwesi University of Mines and Technology

    Proceedings of the 2nd UMaT Biennial International Conference on Mining Mineral Processing "Expanding the Frontiers of Mining Technology" Tarkwa Ghana 1st4th August 2012 Brew L. and Nyarko P. K. (2012) "Estimation of Rainfall Frequency and the Prediction of Hydrologic Floods in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality using

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  • Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of

    Corpus ID . Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of the Tarkwa Mining Region inproceedings Akabzaa2001ImpactOM title= Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of the Tarkwa Mining Region author= Thomas

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  • Gold Fields Trains 50 Youth in Mining Related Skills

    Jul 22 2019 · Gold Fields Ghana Limited Tarkwa Mine through it foundation has trained about 50 young men and women in mining related skills in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem municipality of the western region at a cost of one million Ghana cedis.

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  • Sustainable Livelihoods in Artisanal Small-Scale Mining

    This study thus explores ways of sustaining livelihoods in the artisanal small-scale mining communities within the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality of Ghana. Using primary data from a sample of 400 heads 19 institutions six artisanal and small-scale mining firms and two mineral processing companies the study finds the mining chain from

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  • Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipal DistrictWikipedia

    The Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal District (French District municipal de Tarkwa-Nsuaem) as one of the Districts in the Western Region of Ghana is located between Latitude 400 N and 500 40 N and Longitudes 10 45 W and 20 10 W is bounded to the north by the Wassa Amenfi East District to the south by the Ahanta West District to the West by the Nzema East Municipal and to the East by

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  • The impact of artisanal small-scale mining on sustainable

    The purpose of this paper is to assess the impact of artisanal small-scale mining (ASM) on sustainable livelihoods in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality of Ghana. The study seeks to answer the following questions what is the impact of ASM on livelihoods in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality What measures could be put in place to ensure the sustainability of livelihoods in the municipality A case

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  • Assessing the Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of

    Gold mining has played an important role in Ghana s economy however the negative environmental and socio-economic effects on the host communities associated with gold mining have overshadowed these economic gains. It is within this context that this paper assessed in an integrated manner the environmental and socio-economic impacts of artisanal gold mining in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality

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  • (PDF) The impact of artisanal small-scale mining on

    The impact of artisanal small-scale mining on sustainable livelihoods a case study of mining communities in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem municipality of Ghana

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  • Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of

    Corpus ID . Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of the Tarkwa Mining Region inproceedings Akabzaa2001ImpactOM title= Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of the Tarkwa Mining Region author= Thomas

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  • effects of mining on rural areas in ghana

    IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA A . IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA A STUDY OF THE TARKWA MINING REGION (A DRAFT REPORT) PREPARED BY (the rural poor women and children). programme with particular reference to affected mining communities in the Tarkwa mining area.

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  • Assessing the environmental and socio-economic impacts of

    It is within this context that this paper assessed in an integrated manner the environmental and socio-economic impacts of artisanal gold mining in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality from a natural and social science perspective.

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  • Assessing the environmental and socio-economic impacts of

    It is within this context that this paper assessed in an integrated manner the environmental and socio-economic impacts of artisanal gold mining in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality from a natural and social science perspective.

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  • Gold Fields Integrated Annual Report 2018 Community

    Tarkwa and Damang are located in the western region of Ghana which is also home to other gold mines The Tarkwa mine is located in the Tarkwa/Nsuaem municipality which has a total population of 90 477 (2010 census) though the mine s host communities only have a population of 47 861.

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  • Kuma Jerry Yaw University of Mines and Technology

    Obosu J.K. Kuma J. S. Y. and Buah W. K. (2019) "Estimation of the Quantity of Water in the Abandoned Underground Mine of Gold Fields Ghana Limited Tarkwa A Potential Source to Augment Water Supply to Tarkwa Municipality" Ghana Mining Journal Vol. 19 No. 1 pp. 920.

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  • Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in

    Almost 31 237 square kilometers of Ghana s land area (13.1 ) is under concession to mining companies.44 The total agricultural land lost due to large-scale gold mining in the Tarkwa Bogoso/Prestea and Damang concessions is 4 935 hectares representing 25.5 of Bogoso/Prestea and Damang and 5 of the Tarkwa Nsuaem municipality s total

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  • Impacts of Galamsey on Drainage and Sanitation in the

    Impacts of „Galamsey‟ on Drainage and Sanitation in the Mining Communities of Tarkwa Ghana Kwesi Edward. Attimo Amihyiah. Appiah Sampson. Tackyie. Borsah Issac Taggoe Naa Dedei And Tinadu Kwame FIG Working Week 2015 From the Wisdom of the Ages to the Challenges of the Modern World Sofia Bulgaria 17-21 May 2015

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  • Environmental Impacts of Mining A Study of Mining

    Akabzaa T Darimani A (2001) Impact of mining sector investment in Ghana A study of the Tarkwa mining region. Third World Network. In article 4 Amankwah R. Anim-Sackey C. (2003). Strategies for sustainable development of the small-scale gold and diamond mining industry of Ghana. Resources Policy 29(3-4) .

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  • Effect of small scale mining on the environment of tarkwa

    Jul 04 2015 · Title Effect of small scale mining on the environment of tarkwa nsuaem municipality of ghana Author Alexander Decker Name Effect of small scale mining on the environment of tarkwa

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  • Kuma Jerry Yaw University of Mines and Technology

    Obosu J.K. Kuma J. S. Y. and Buah W. K. (2019) "Estimation of the Quantity of Water in the Abandoned Underground Mine of Gold Fields Ghana Limited Tarkwa A Potential Source to Augment Water Supply to Tarkwa Municipality" Ghana Mining Journal Vol. 19 No. 1 pp. 920.

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  • effects of mining on rural areas in ghana

    IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA A . IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA A STUDY OF THE TARKWA MINING REGION (A DRAFT REPORT) PREPARED BY (the rural poor women and children). programme with particular reference to affected mining communities in the Tarkwa mining area.

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  • Akufo-Addo sacks Tarkwa-Nsuam MCE

    May 14 2020 · President Akufo-Addo has terminated the appointment of the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Tarkwa-Nsuam Municipal Assembly Gilbert Ken Asmah with immediate effect.

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  • Assessing the Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of

    Jan 26 2016 · 2.1. Study Area. The Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality is one of the twenty-two districts in the Western region of Ghana. It has a total land surface area of 2354 square kilometers which lay between latitude 40°50′ N and 50°40′ and longitude 10°45′ and 2° W (Figure 1).The study area produces an estimated 35 of Ghana s gold output .The municipality has evergreen mountain ranges which

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  • Water Quality Analysis of Bobobo Stream in Tarkwa Ghana

    Aug 01 2018 · Ghana Statistical Service. 2014. 2010 Population and Housing Census Municipality Analytical Report. Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality 1-20. 4 Samlafo B.V and Ofoe E.O. 2017. Water-quality assessment of River Bonsa in Tarkwa a Mining-impacted area of Ghana. Chemical Science International Journal 20(4) 1-8. 5 Cobbina S.J. 2009.

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  • Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of

    Corpus ID . Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of the Tarkwa Mining Region inproceedings Akabzaa2001ImpactOM title= Impact of Mining Sector Investment in Ghana a Study of the Tarkwa Mining Region author= Thomas

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  • Mining in Tarkwa GhanaList of Mining Companies Ghana

    Mining Companies in Tarkwa Ghana. List of Best Mining Companies in Tarkwa Ghana Top Mining Companies in Tarkwa Ghana Mining Companies Near Me Best Mining Companies.

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  • The potential effect of mining on water quality in Tarkwa

    Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality has mining sites located in the municipal area and most of the communities rely on ground water for their domestic use. Aim of study Generally the study aims to assess the effects that mining operations have on water quality. Specifically it sought to identify which operations of mining are having effects on water

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  • Effect of small scale mining on the environment of tarkwa

    Jul 04 2015 · Title Effect of small scale mining on the environment of tarkwa nsuaem municipality of ghana Author Alexander Decker Name Effect of small scale mining on the environment of tarkwa

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