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Ghana arrests Chinese and Indian illegal gold miners - BBC News

Oct 30, 2013 ... Ghanaian police arrest 46 foreign nationals from China and India accused of illegally mining gold in the River Offin in central Ghana.

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Thank Ghana for Cracking Down on Illegal Gold Mining ...

Illegal gold mining leads to environmental degradation, creates public health concerns and has negative economic and political implications. Ghanaian...

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The Need to Regularise Activities of Illegal Small-Scale Mining in ...

Southwest Ghana is a major gold producing region. The current high gold price has attracted hundreds of unemployed youth to undertake small-scale mining...

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Ghana arrests Chinese and Indian illegal gold miners - BBC

Oct 30, 2013 ... Ghanaian police arrest 46 foreign nationals from China and India accused of illegally mining gold in the River Offin in central Ghana.

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China to work with Ghana on illegal mining | News24

Jan 9, 2014 ... Accra - China's foreign minister on Wednesday said Beijing was tackling illegal gold mining in Ghana, after hundreds of his compatriots were...

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Chinese gold miners face many obstacles to doing business in Ghana

May 18, 2014 ... Agence France-Presse reported that 4,700 illegal miners were deported ... Watch: China's miners digging for gold in Ghana, pay a high price.

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Ghana Archives - Australian Mining

Illegal workers have taken over AngloGold Ashanti's Obuasi mine preventing the operation's redevelopment. The invasion of the site, one of the richest gold...

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Ghana arrests Chinese over 'illegal mining' - Al Jazeera English

Jun 7, 2013 ... Known as galamsey, illegal mining is blamed for exacerbating land conflicts, ... A collapse at a gold mine in central Ghana that was being...

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Child Laborers Work In Ghana's Illegal Gold Mines: Human Rights ...

Jun 10, 2015 ... Human Rights Watch has found several thousand child laborers working in gold mines in Ghana, one of the world's largest producers.

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Ghana Mining News and Commentary | MINING

Ghana grants Gold Fields tax rate cut as firm mulls Damang mine faith ... an employee died in an attack by hundreds of illegal miners on the facility last week.

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Price of Gold - Ghana | Lisa Kristine

Apr 26, 2016 ... These boys and men are all enslaved in illegal gold mining in Ghana. Most come from northern Ghana hoping to strikt it rich working at legal...

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Chinese Illegal Mining in Amansie West, Ghana - Its Impact and ...

Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences. Department of Development Studies. Illegal Chinese Gold Mining in Amansie. West, Ghana – An Assessment of its...

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How poverty spurs illegal gold mining in Ghana - Global Citizen

Feb 10, 2016 ... SciDev recently released a video report investigating illegal mining in Ghana and the “galamsey” gold rush. Galamseys are unregulated...

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Ghana's gold diggers: Chinese miners bring conflict - SciDev

Feb 10, 2016 ... Part three of a four-part film series on illegal gold mining focuses on the impact of foreign miners.

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Artisanal mining

Artisanal and Small Scale Mining (ASM) is emerging as an important socio-economic sector for .... In Ghana, the regulation of artisanal gold mining is set forth in the ... While any small scale and ...

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Ghana deports thousands in crackdown on illegal Chinese ...

Jul 15, 2013 ... Thousands of Chinese nationals have been deported from Ghana in a crackdown on the plunder of the country's gold by illegal miners.

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An illegal gold mining operation in Kyebi, East Region, Ghana ...

An illegal gold mining operation in Kyebi, East Region, Ghana. from 80.00. Fine Art print, signed by artist. For custom mounting and framing options, please use...

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Ghana faces gold mine security arbitration - Articles - African Law ...

May 6, 2016 ... Mining giant AngloGold Ashanti has filed an ICSID claim against Ghana, accusing it of failing to protect a gold mine from illegal miners.

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Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in ...

Jul 15, 2015 ... Mining in Ghana — Part 3: Social Sciences and Economics ..... measures to prosecute illegal miners have reduced gold mining there [38].

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