conflict resolution of gold mines in south africa

  • Conflict gold in Africa from Mali to Darfur Mines and

    Howard, the largest gold refiner in South Africa, said on Monday that gold mining companies could play a role to ensure that the work done by the mines did not undermine the security of a country. "It's important that African gold is not stigmatised and confused with conflict gold.

  • Conflict: A Reality on Gold Mines Unisa

    Conflict: A Reality on Gold Mines BJ Erasmus, PA Grobler, M du Plessis DepartmenJ of Business Economics University of South Africa Introduction Conflict is an extremely complex phenomenon arising from an intricate matrix of interrelated causes. Handling

  • CONFLICT ON SOUTH AFRICAN MINES, 1972 1979 Dudley

    CONFLICT ON SOUTH AFRICAN MINES, 1972-1979* I Between October 1972 and December 1979 a series of 81 incidents of resistance occurred on South African mines, many of them violent, in which 205 workers died and 1 168 were injured.

  • This Mine is Mine! How Minerals Fuel Conflicts in Africa

    resolution; (iii) covering all Africa; and (iv ) going beyond pooled panel regressions. Second, we provide direct, large-scale evidence of how capturing a mining area

  • Water, mining, and waste: An historical and economic

    Lack of government intervention in South Africa's mining industry has worsened conflicts associated with limited water resources. With the advent of democracy, new legislation demands that all South African citizens have the right to a clean, safe environment, including access to potable water, and that the country develop in a sustainable manner.

  • The Rise in Conflict Associated with Mining Operations: What Lies

    The most conflict prone countries were South Africa, Mexico, Peru, Chile, and Guatemala. Our collective observations suggest that escalation of tensions into organized opposition to mining, accompanied in some cases by violence are rare in African countries

  • Problems in the mining industry in South africa ECDPM

    1/2/2013· The current turbulence in the mining industry in South Africa has its roots in several different factors. First, the fall in global demand for platinum and other minerals due to recession; second, the consequences of the Marikana disaster in destabilising labour relations; and third, the structural character of our mining industry. A great deal has been written about the first two factors, so

  • Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange Environmental

    1766 Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol. 92, No. 5, pp. 1766–1782, June 2002 Seismicity in Deep Gold Mines of South Africa: Implications for Tectonic Earthquakes by Eliza Richardson and Thomas H. Jordan Abstract We have studied induced seismicity associated with five deep gold

  • Gold Mining South Africa High Resolution Stock

    Find the perfect gold mining south africa stock photo. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. No need to register, buy now! Feb. 29, 2012 Gold Mines OF South Africa: Panoramic view of a modern gold mining

  • How minerals fuel conflicts in Africa Africa Times

    17/3/2017· “The Dodd-Frank Act is truly worth its weight in gold,” he said, pointing out that: Until recently, groups such as the Mai-Mai and Nyatura rebels and the Lafontaine group in the North Kivu province controlled a number of conflict mineral (tin, tungsten, tantalum and gold) mines.

  • Minerals and Mining Policy of South Africa: Green Paper

    The Commission of Inquiry into Certain Aspects of the Tax Structure of South Africa (Katz Commission) is currently considering mining taxation and the taxation of mineral rights. In due course the Commission's findings should be considered in conjunction with the broad objectives of minerals and mining policy.

  • Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange Environmental Impact Statement Seismicity in Deep Gold Mines of South Africa: Implications

    1766 Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol. 92, No. 5, pp. 1766–1782, June 2002 Seismicity in Deep Gold Mines of South Africa: Implications for Tectonic Earthquakes by Eliza Richardson and Thomas H. Jordan Abstract We have studied induced seismicity associated with five deep gold

  • The Southern Africa TB in the Mining Sector Initiative

    The Southern Africa TB in the Mining Sector Initiative is one of the key initiatives led by the South Africa Knowledge Hub. It is an innovative multi-stakeholder effort involving government, civil society, development, and private sector partners aimed at combating TB in the mining sector in the Southern Africa

  • How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions,

    The CFSI has validated smelters for all four metals derived from conflict minerals -- tantalum, tin, tungsten, and gold -- as being conflict-free.

  • Protecting livelihoods is key to mining the DRC’s riches

    The soldiers, working in cahoots with armed groups, facilitate the smuggling of minerals from non-certified mines to conflict-free mines and tag them as ‘conflict free’. However, this practice is on the decline thanks to initiatives such as the RINR and iTSCi.

  • Gold Mining South Africa High Resolution Stock

    Thousands of South African gold miners marched on Swiss and British embassies to demand a halt to gold reserve sales which have battered bullion markets and threatened mining jobs in Africa. PA/FMS South African riot police hold back mine protestors outside of the British embassy in Pretoria July 17.

  • Gold worth billions is smuggled out of Africa new analysis

    MINISTER: Burkina Faso Mines Minister Idani Oumarou believes his country is leaking gold to UAE on a massive scale. REUTERS/Luc Gnago “I understand that Dubai is the destination for this gold.

  • South Africa Mining Underground High Resolution

    Almost 90 miners were rescued and three were still missing after a cave-in at a gold mine in northeastern South Africa on Friday, the firm that owns the mine said. The collapse at the mine's main entrance trapped 87 workers underground, all of whom were rescued, Vantage Goldfields said in a statement.

  • (PDF) Socio-Economic Effects of Gold Mining in Mali. A

    in South Africa, Soviet support became history and South African mining corporations started investing in the country. Much of the extraordinary growth in gold production in Mali since the