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  • Aid and SelfSufficiency: Case Study Ghana

    Aid and SelfSufficiency: Case Study Ghana

    2010 Ghana completed rebasing and revising its GDP calculations, upgrading from the 1968 to the 1993 System of National Accounts, and using 2006 as its reference year (Jerven Duncan, 2012). These new calculations raised GDP estimates from 800 per capita to 1363 in 2010 (Moss Majerowicz, 2012). The shift resulted in

  • ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION POLICY OF GHANA

    ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION POLICY OF GHANA

    Feb 25, 2013· INTRODUCTION: In September, 2010, a revised Environmental Sanitation Policy of Ghana was produced. The overall goal of this new policy is to develop a clear and nationally accepted vision of environmental sanitation as an essential social service and a major determinant for improving health and quality of life in Ghana.

  • Human rights violations continue in Ghana's mining sector ...

    Human rights violations continue in Ghana's mining sector ...

    Aug 24, 2011· Human rights violations continue in Ghana's mining sector August 24, 2011 By Oxfam WASHINGTON, DC International humanitarian organization Oxfam America calls on Ghana's government to address ongoing human rights violations in the West African nation's mining industry.

  • Corporate social responsibility and political settlements ...

    Corporate social responsibility and political settlements ...

    Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru 1 Abstract This paper explores and compares the political effects of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Peru. The paper adopts a political settlements approach to answer the question: How do the CSR

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

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

    The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey) towards the ... segment of the Ghanaian smallscale mining sector. Minerals Commission and Ghana Chamber of ... which yielded no results, as according to the 2008 Ghana Chamber of Mines (GCM) report, illegal mining activities (Galamsey) have been increasing with an .

  • Ghana Mining 3 Millennium Promise

    Ghana Mining 3 Millennium Promise

    Synopsis – Ghana mining sector ! Highlights • The local content framework is set out briefly in the mining legislation, with more detail provided in the general mining regulations. Unlike in Ghana's petroleum sector, there are no regulations dedicated to local content. • .

  • Ghana Energy Commission

    Ghana Energy Commission

    Ghana's economic performance has generally been impressive in recent years, with record growth of % in 2011 (as against a % growth in 2010) and inflation in single digits. In 2011, the growth performance was driven by the Industry Sector and achieved through the

  • GNPC, University of Ghana partner to establish chair in ...

    GNPC, University of Ghana partner to establish chair in ...

    Jun 19, 2018· The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the University of Ghana, Legon, under which the .

  • GHANA MINING VISION

    GHANA MINING VISION

    mining sector governance in Ghana and the injunction imposed by the AMV has been undertaken from a Social, Technological, Economic, Environment, and Political (STEEP) perspectives as gleaned from two stakeholder meetings organised by the Minerals

  • Ghana LPG Gas Sector Study: Mining, Oil and Gas

    Ghana LPG Gas Sector Study: Mining, Oil and Gas

    This study forms part of a broader study by the Oil and Gas Policy Division(COCPO) to identify reasons for the Liquid Petroleum Gas market (LPG market) failure in some selected countries, including Ghana.

  • Challenges The Mining Sector Of Ghana Faces

    Challenges The Mining Sector Of Ghana Faces

    Political Economy of the Mining Sector in Ghana. Political Economy of the Mining Sector in Ghana Joseph Ayee, Tina Søreide, generated by oil discovery to review the challenges in the mining sector and draw policy lessons to Ghana's mining sector faces weak institutional capacity at the political and regulatory levels and a lack of incentives ...

  • (PDF) CanadaGhana Engagements in the Mining Sector ...

    (PDF) CanadaGhana Engagements in the Mining Sector ...

    According to MiningWatch Canada, Canadian businesses have invested more than 200 million in Ghana's gold and bauxite mining sectors since the late 1980s and over half of the 200 active concessions in Ghana are reported to be partowned by Canadianbased mining Some of the Canadian mining multinationals that operate in Ghana ...

  • GRA reduces benchmark values aftermath of Dr Bawumia's ...

    GRA reduces benchmark values aftermath of Dr Bawumia's ...

    The move, according to the Commissioner of Customs, Mr Isaac Crentsil, followed a government policy to offer a 30 per cent discount on home delivery value (HDV) on vehicles, as well as a 50 per ...

  • Ghana's salt industry: A neglected sector for economic ...

    Ghana's salt industry: A neglected sector for economic ...

    Indeed the mining sector aside its numerous challenges has made significant contributions to economic development of Ghana in terms of government revenue and employment. For instance, between 2006 and 2011 the extractive industry's (mining and quarry) contribution to GDP surged from % to % respectively (ISSER, 2012).

  • A History of Gold Mining in South Africa, Ghana and Tanzania

    A History of Gold Mining in South Africa, Ghana and Tanzania

    Abstract. In this chapter Elbra provides an overview of the gold mining industry in Ghana, South Africa and Tanzania. The chapter begins with an overview of African gold mining, its relative importance to the global economy and developing African countries and concludes with .