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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

corporate social responsibility, environmental policies, and community complaints, and the fiduciary responsibility of a corporation to its stakeholders, particularly within mining companies operating in Ghana.

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"Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

Feb 14, 2017  Gold mining communities in Ghana have experienced destruction of vegetation, water pollution, and soil contamination by activities of mining due to rapid growth and dependency on mining of natural resources within the catchment areas of the mining activities. These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility places

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Gold mining and corporate social responsibility in the

Gold mining and corporate social responsibility in Ghana in securing job placements in the formal mining sector. The mining companies, however, sponsored some of the local job seekers to attend higher institutions of learning so they could become employable in the mining industry.

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(PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

Jan 01, 2011  Key Words: Corporate Social Responsibility, Africa, Ghana, Mining Industry. 1.0 Introduction Organisations by their very nature have responsibilities (i.e., economic, ethic al,

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[PDF] Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the mining

Using a case study of two multinational mining companies operating in the Western Region of Ghana, West Africa, this paper aims to examine the community development approaches of large scale mining companies, with particular reference to how they may engender community dependency. The paper begins with a review of CSR in the mining industry, corporate community initiatives and the

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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the Ghanaian Gold

Again, the study proposes that the government partner with mining companies with specific developmental ninitiatives for the mining communities. The findings make significant addition to existing knowledge on the dynamics of leadership on CSR practice in mining firms in Ghana and Africa.

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"Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

Feb 14, 2017  Gold mining communities in Ghana have experienced destruction of vegetation, water pollution, and soil contamination by activities of mining due to rapid growth and dependency on mining of natural resources within the catchment areas of the mining activities. These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility places

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Gold mining and corporate social responsibility in the

Gold mining and corporate social responsibility in Ghana in securing job placements in the formal mining sector. The mining companies, however, sponsored some of the local job seekers to attend higher institutions of learning so they could become employable in the mining industry.

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MINING COMMUNITIES’ PERCEPTIONS OF CORPORATE

mining companies. Keywords: Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, Mining Communities, Mining Companies, Welfare, Perception INTRODUCTION For centuries, West Africa has been one of the world’s most important gold mining regions. Presently, Ghana is the most significant gold-producing country in West Africa and Africa’s

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(PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

The re- search concluded with some recommendations on how local community concerns could be ad- dressed. Keywords Corporate Social Responsibility, Local Community, Mining Company 1. Introduction The practical implications of Corporate Social Responsibility

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Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the

Download Citation Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the mining sector Ghana is the second largest gold producer in Africa after South Africa, and the third largest African

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Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

Mining companies in Ghana seem to have responded somehow over the years to the Corporate So-cial Responsibility (CSR) call but some still face open resistance from members of the communities who see them (mining companies) as socially irresponsible. The research sought to unearth the

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Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: A Sectoral

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: A Sectoral Analysis Organisations in the mining industry were more into community relations, curative and preventive health issues and environmental

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(PDF) Corporate social responsibility in the large scale

corporate social responsibility, gold mining comp anies, gold production, Ghana Abstract There has been large scale gold mining in Ghana for at least t he last one hundred y ears.

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Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in

This necessitated an assessment of the Corporate Social Responsibility of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited at Ahafo in Ghana. This paper considered relevant literature pertaining to the subject matter, the views of community members within the mining enclave of Ahafo as well as that of Newmont Ghana

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Corporate Responsibility in Ghana: An Overview of Aspects

in Ghana. Keywords: Corporate Responsibility, CSR, Ghana, Regulatory regime 1. Introduction Corporations are critical actors in the political, economic, social and cultural development of all countries. Besides providing goods and services, they are a source of livelihood for many, they pay taxes effectively, enabling

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Phosphate mining, corporate social responsibility and

Jan 01, 2020  Corporate Social Responsibility and development in Africa: redefining the roles and responsibilities of public and private actors in the mining sector Resour. Policy,37 ( 2012 ),pp. 138 143,10.1016/j.resourpol.2011.05.002

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Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry

For mining, one outcome of the CSR agenda is the increasing need for individual companies to justify their existence and document their performance through the disclosure of social and environmental information. This paper explores recent trends in the reporting of such impacts and issues in the global mining

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Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Issues and

Mar 28, 2017  Corporate social responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the mining sector. In Conference proceedings, 29th annual conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment, Accra, Ghana . Google Scholar

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(PDF) Corporate Responsibility in Ghana: An Overview of

For example, corporations' mining efforts in Africa (Jenkins Yakovleva, 2006); CSR and performance in countries such as Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Iran, India (Akanbi

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Corporate Responsibility in Peace building, Conflict

Corporate Responsibility in Peace building, Conflict Prevention and Development: The Role of the Mining Sector in Ghana . Cover Page Footnote . First, I am most grateful to Kenneth S. Aikins (Ph.D.), Institute for Development, University of Cape Coast

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Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

Mining companies in Ghana seem to have responded somehow over the years to the Corporate So-cial Responsibility (CSR) call but some still face open resistance from members of the communities who see them (mining companies) as socially irresponsible. The research sought to unearth the

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(PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility: A Business Model

In support of the integrative theory, in recent times, mining companies in Ghana are increasingly practicing CSR (Afrane Adjei-Poku, 2013) in order to prevent conflict, promote community development and enhance corporate growth and profits.

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Evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

The focus of this paper is to evaluate corporate social responsibility activities by Ghana Mining Industry, seeking to evaluate how much of total revenue from the four major minerals mine in Ghana is allocated to such corporate social responsible activities. Descriptive research design was employed and secondary data was collected from the website of the Ghana chamber of mines and other

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Gold Mining and the Discourses of Corporate Social

“Gold Mining and the Discourses of Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana is innovative and engaging. Importantly, it moves the emerging corporate social responsibility debates in Africa forward in an exciting way. The book offers critical insights into the nature, contestations and dynamics of CSR in Ghana while privileging African voices.

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Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry

For mining, one outcome of the CSR agenda is the increasing need for individual companies to justify their existence and document their performance through the disclosure of social and environmental information. This paper explores recent trends in the reporting of such impacts and issues in the global mining

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Lifting the Veil of “Corporate Social Responsibility” in Ghana

In the mining sector, the term corporate social responsibility has been of significant use especially when mining companies are communicating their intentions and plans to local communities.

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Gold Mining and the Discourses of Corporate Social

Drawing on extensive fieldwork material collected in Ghanaian communities located around the project sites of Newmont Mining Corporation and Kinross Gold Corporation, the monograph employs critical discourse analysis to accentuate how mining corporations use CSR as a discursive alibi to gain legitimacy and dominance over the social order, while

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Lifting the Veil of “Corporate Social Responsibility” in Ghana

May 24, 2010  In the mining sector, the term corporate social responsibility has been of significant use especially when mining companies are communicating their intentions and plans to local communities. Meanwhile, the worst of activities that taint corporate social image are rife in the mining

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2018 CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY REPORT

We also achieved much success related to our ongoing delivery of corporate responsibility programmes. Following a wealth of achievements in 2018 including winning the prestigious PDAC Environment and Social Responsibility award we won multiple awards at the Ghana Mining Industry Awards. The Golden Star Oil

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Fulfilling corporate social responsibility, Newmont's

But with regards to Corporate Social Responsibility, Newmont is one of the most committed corporations in the country not just within the mining industry, but among all of corporate Ghana. Newmont's outstanding attitude to corporate social responsibility takes form in arguably the most innovative and effective structures for this purpose seen

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Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in

This necessitated an assessment of the Corporate Social Responsibility of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited at Ahafo in Ghana. This paper considered relevant literature pertaining to the subject matter, the views of community members within the mining enclave of Ahafo as well as that of Newmont Ghana

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"Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

Feb 14, 2017  Gold mining communities in Ghana have experienced destruction of vegetation, water pollution, and soil contamination by activities of mining due to rapid growth and dependency on mining of natural resources within the catchment areas of the mining activities. These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility places

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Gold mining and corporate social responsibility in the

Gold mining and corporate social responsibility in Ghana in securing job placements in the formal mining sector. The mining companies, however, sponsored some of the local job seekers to attend higher institutions of learning so they could become employable in the mining industry.

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