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Gold Mining and Social Development in Ghana

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Business risks facing mining and metals 2014–2015 - EY

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Key Issues on Occupational Health and Safety Practices in Ghana: A ...

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accountability through active citizenship: improving ... - Oxfam America

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Official PDF , 42 pages - Documents & Reports - World Bank

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Mining, Economic Activity and Remote Sensing: Case studies from ...

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Local Content and Value Addition in Ghana's Mineral, Oil, and Gas ...

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Improving Local Linkages in the Supply Chain of Ghana's Mining ...

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Official PDF , 42 pages - Documents & Reports - World Bank

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Full-Text (PDF) - Academic Journals

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HYBRID GOVERNANCE IN MINING CONCESSIONS IN GHANA

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performance of the mining industry in 2012 - The Ghana Chamber ...

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Africa Energy Outlook - International Energy Agency

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Doing Business and Investing in Ghana - PwC

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The impact of mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo

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Effective environmental governance and outcomes for gold mining ...

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Royalty Rates in African Mining Revisited - African Development Bank

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Mining industry of Ghana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Goldfields Ghana Limited, Tarkwa Mines and ... - InfinityPress

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Conservation Studies on Land Use Change and the Sustainability of ...

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Mining, Economic Activity and Remote Sensing: Case studies from ...

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World Bank Group in Extractive Industries - 2012 Annual Review - IFC

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Occupational Health and Safety Management and Turnover ... - NCBI

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Modelling of fire count data: fire disaster risk in Ghana | SpringerPlus ...

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Full Report - International Mining for Development Centre

acknowledge Carmel Bofinger, Associate Professor at the Minerals Industry Safety and Health. Centre (MISHC), for allowing us to draw on data and findings from her work. ... Challenges for the Ghanaian Government in relation to ASM. 90 .... (2002), approaches used by the international development community to deal with...

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Gold Mining and Social Development in Ghana

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Occupational Health and Safety in Small Scale Mining - Virtual ...

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