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peer reviewed journal articles on social responsibility of mining companies in ghana

Risks of excess iodine intake in Ghana: current situation, …

 · A mixed methods design was utilized in our review and included a scoping review of policies, guidelines, reports, and journal articles on micronutrient fortification and iodine consumption in Ghana. In addition, consultations were held with key stakeholders who were identified through literature review, purposive sampling, and snowballing.

Dynamics of community perceptions, common resources and compensation practices in mining: The case of Newmont Ghana …

 · Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Mining, Ghana Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, Available at: (Accessed June 30, 2016). German, L, Shoneveld, G and Mwagi, E (2011). Contemporary Processes of Large Scale Land Acquisition

Social License to Operate in Mining: Present Views and Future …

resources Article Social License to Operate in Mining: Present Views and Future Trends Konstantinos Komnitsas School of Mineral Resources Engineering, Technical University Crete, GR-73100 Chania, Greece; [email protected] Received: 6 June 2020

Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in Ghana | Journal …

 · Mineral wealth is an important asset that can be used to stimulate or enhance economic growth and spur infrastructure development, including the building of schools, hospitals and road networks.1 Mining has played a substantial role in the development of Ghana, which is second only to South Africa in terms of gold production on the African continent.2 Ghana is equally gifted with rich …

Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry

corporate social responsibility, environmental impact, community complaints, and the fiduciary responsibility to shareholders within gold mining companies in Ghana. Social exchange theory was the theoretical base of this quantitative correlational study, which

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BUSINESS ETHICS AND CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS AND GROWTH Godfrey Adda, Dr. John Bosco Azigwe, Aboteyure Roger Awuni School of Business, Bolgatanga Polytechnic, P. O. Box 767, U.E.R, Ghana

Corporate social responsibility and multinational enterprise identity: insights from a mining company''s attempt to localise in Ghana …

This paper investigates how a US gold mining multinational enterprise (MNE) – one of the world''s largest – operates its subsidiaries in various parts of the world by creating a unique Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of ''Corporate social responsibility and multinational enterprise identity: insights from a mining company''s attempt to localise in Ghana''.

Domestic waste disposal practice and perceptions of private sector waste …

 · Background Waste poses a threat to public health and the environment if it is not stored, collected, and disposed of properly. The perception of waste as an unwanted material with no intrinsic value has dominated attitudes towards disposal. This study investigates the domestic waste practices, waste disposal, and perceptions about waste and health in an urban community. Methods The study ...

Mapping of the literature on social responsibility in the mining …

 · Building local legitimacy into corporate social responsibility: Gold mining firms in developing nations. Journal of World business, 45 (3), 304–311. Gifford, B., & Kestler, A. (2008). Toward a theory of local legitimacy by MNEs in developing nations: Newmont

Mining industry and sustainable development: time for change

 · Mining industries provide most of the materials we rely on to build infrastructures and instruments of daily use, to obtain large amounts of energy, and to supply agriculture with fertilizers that enable most of foods produced. At the same time, mining is the human ...

Worker and Community Health Impacts Related to Mining Operations Internationally …

Worker and Community Health Impacts Related to Mining Operations Internationally A Rapid Review of the Literature 5 Contents Preface and Acknowledgements 4 List of acronyms 6 Executive Summary 7 1 Introduction 10 1.1 Methods of Review 10 1.2 Peer

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responsibility and strategies. The highest profitable technology company and historic trend setter original aspect is hidden from its customers. Company had been directly or indirectly through contractors being booked for adverse social events, major

The Truth About CSR

The Truth About CSR. Most of these programs aren''t strategic—and that''s OK. Summary. Despite the widely accepted ideal of "shared value," research led by Harvard Business School''s ...

Taylor & Francis Online: Peer-reviewed Journals

 · This article - the first in a pair of articles on corporate social responsibility (CSR) - provides an overview of mining companies'' role in sustainable development, from a business perspective and in the South African context. It argues that companies'' social and ...

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

social and environmental responsibility from companies operating in the area. 3.0 CSR and the mining industry of Ghana International Journal of Business and Social Science Vol. 2 No. 17

Occupational Safety and Health in Mining

2 This anthology reviews the current situation related to safety and health in mineral mining. The situation in 16 countries is described. Of the ten most productive mining countries in the world1, eight are represented: China, USA, Australia, Canada, India, Chile, South Africa ...

(PDF) Carroll''s pyramid of CSR: taking another look

In this review article, the author takes another look at the well-known Carroll''s Pyramid of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). In this article, he comments on the framework''s popular useage ...

Welcome to European/American Journals

Welcome to European/American Journals. EAJ is an international platform designed for researchers to publish their research. European – American Journals are run by the European Centre for Research, Training and Development (ECRTD), UK. The Centre consists of both researchers in specific fields and multidisciplinary researchers of long ...

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

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 problem …

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 · Thus, this article aims to apply the MOA model in social marketing to predict and explain "galamsey" behavior change in Ghana. Specifically, this study examines the influence of motivation (attitudes, beliefs, and social norms) on intention and intention on actual behavior.

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 · JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit organization helping the academic community use digital technologies to preserve the scholarly record and to advance research and teaching in sustainable ways. ...

(PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

This article follows the study of Garriga and Melé (2004), which distinguishes four groups of corporate social responsibility theories, considering their respective focus on four different ...

Bioinformatics in Africa: The Rise of Ghana?

 · Until recently, bioinformatics, an important discipline in the biological sciences, was largely limited to countries with advanced scientific resources. Nonetheless, several developing countries have lately been making progress in bioinformatics training and applications. In Africa, leading countries in the discipline include South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya. However, one country that is less ...

EVALUATION OF BOTTLED WATER IN THE GHANAIAN MARKET

Evaluation Criteria. The mineral content displayed on 14 commonly sold bottled water brands in the Ghanaian market was compiled for the analysis. The observed minerals are calcium (Ca), magnesium (Mg), nitrates (NO 3- ), sulfates (SO 42- ), potassium (K), …

Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility: An Implementation Guide for Business ISBN 978-1-895536-97-3 Paul Hohnen, Author Jason Potts, Editor ...

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR): Call for Papers

Call for Papers - International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) is a Fully Refereed - Peer Reviewed International Journal. Notably, it is a Referred, Highly Indexed, Online International Journal with High Impact Factor. Article content must be original and

(PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in …

Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in Ghana: The Case of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited at Ahafo ... Journal of Social and Development Sciences (IS SN 2221-1152) Vol. 6, No . 4, pp ...

Evidence of the impacts of metal mining and the effectiveness of mining mitigation measures on social…

 · Background Mining activities, including prospecting, exploration, construction, operation, maintenance, expansion, abandonment, decommissioning and repurposing of a mine can impact social and environmental systems in a range of positive and negative, and direct and indirect ways. Mining can yield a range of benefits to societies, but it may also cause conflict, not least in relation to above ...

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PeerJ works with major conferences and societies through sponsorships and curated collections to highlight societal member and conference delegate work. Collections are available for in-depth peer-reviewed research articles as well as conference abstracts. WCMB World Congress on Marine Biodiversity. Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution.

Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining Companies: …

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

Effects of Loss of Agricultural Land Due to Large-Scale Gold Mining on Agriculture in Ghana…

Doso Jnr et al _____ ISSN 2394-3718 BJR[2][6][2015] 196-221 people displaced by the operations of two large-scale gold mining companies in Ghana, as reported by various stakeholders.

Centralization and Decentralization

Quest Journals Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Science Volume 4 ~ Issue 6 (2016) pp: 106-110 ISSN(Online) : 2321-9467 *Corresponding Author: Dr. S. B. M. Marume1 106 | Page 1BA, Hons BA, MA, Madmin, Msocsc 12,

Corporate Responsibility and Compliance with the Law: A Case Study of Land, Dispossession, and Aftermath at Newmont''s Ahafo Project in Ghana …

 · The focus here is on land dispossession and loss of livelihood in relation to a gold mine project in central Ghana. How is it that a well‐known international company - Newmont - with its own corporate social responsibility (CSR) statements sets up a project in the year 2003 that displaces subsistence farmers from their land without compensating in cash or with replacement land?

Why Corporate Social Responsibility Matters

 · There''s no one-size-fits-all model of corporate social responsibility. Any action that a company takes to give back to society can fall under the CSR umbrella. Harvard Business Review …

Challenges of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in domestic settings: An exploration of mining regulation vis-à-vis CSR in Ghana …

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) still has trouble with living up to its expectations. • Ghana''s dual governance (especially land tenure) structure complicates the challenges of the mining sector. • Absence of clear CSR language in existing mining regulation

Corporate social responsibility and stakeholder engagement in Ghana''s mining sector: a case study of Newmont Ahafo mines

ORIGINAL ARTICLE Open Access Corporate social responsibility and stakeholder engagement in Ghana s mining sector: a case study of Newmont Ahafo mines Peter Ansu-Mensah 1*, Emmanuel Opoku Marfo 2 ...

peer reviewed journal articles on social responsibility of mining …

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana the fulfillment of corporate goals and examines the CSR concept in the Ghanaian mining industry In Ghana the concept has tended to focus on the external environment to the neglect of the internal environment from where ...

International Journal of Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility …

The International Journal of Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility (IJSECSR) is a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to social entrepreneurship. It is a multi-disciplinary, multi-functional, and multi-contextual scholarly forum for exchanging the latest research on all as...

Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management

Study of Mining Companies in Ghana Elizabeth Boye Kuranchie-Mensah1, Kwesi Amponsah-Tawiah2 1University for Development Studies, 2University of Ghana (Ghana) [email protected] .gh, [email protected] .gh ...

RESEARCH ON CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY REPORTING

Corporate Social Responsibility AE Vol. XIII • No. 29 • February 2011 119 In order to respond the research questions regarding the sustainability reporting, we conducted content analyse on the extent of corporate social responsibility (CSR) report for the first 50

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International Journal of Business and Management Review Vol.3, No.9, pp.60-79, October 2015 ___Published by European Centre for Research Training and Development UK () OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ISSUES IN GHANA