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Sustainable Mining - International Labour Organization

2021-4-24  Sustainable mining: how good practices in the mining sector contribute to more and better jobs / Olle Östensson and Alan Roe; International Labour Office – Geneva: ILO, 2017 40 p. ISBN 978-92-2-129449-8 (print) ISBN 978-92-2-129450-4 (web pdf) International Labour Office

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Dedicated to Sustainable Mining Practices - Mining Africa

2019-8-15  Zimplats. Year Founded:Zimplats is Delta Gold Limited’s vehicle for platinum interests. Delta first acquired rights to platinum resources on the Great Dyke in Zimbabwe in 1986 and in 1998 demerged its platinum interests into Zimplats. Key Founding Individuals: Zimplats is a subsidiary of Impala Platinum Holdings Limited and was founded as the ...

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Sustainable Supply Chain Management Practices in

2014-11-24  operations, the focus has been internal. Sustainable mining practices focusing on the supply chain may be an effective approach in response to stakeholder pressures. A possible barrier for improved sustainable performance mining inis the lack of understanding and existence of sustainable supply chain management practices within this industry.

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How can mining contribute to the Sustainable

2021-8-17  The heads of 193 UN member states have now signed on to a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which will be the shared global development framework for the coming generation. Mining ...

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Artisanal and Small-scale Mining in Africa: Opportunities ...

2012-3-1  Artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) is a thorny issue for both governments and large scale mining (LSM) companies. Often operating in remote, unregulated and environmentally sensitive areas, difficult to tax and posing a security challenge on the verges of LSM mine sites, ASM miners are generally discussed at major mining

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The Power of Mining to Transform Development in Africa

2015-2-11  The report highlights the potential for connecting mining’s demand for power in Africa with the opportunity to bring affordable, reliable energy to the one third of Africans still living without electricity. Over the last 15 years, mines in Africa have spent more than $15 billion to cover their own electricity investment and operating costs ...

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Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility Partnerships

2011-11-3  Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility Partnerships in South Africa L Mabuza, N Msezane and M Kwata In the light of challenges associated with sustainable development in the developing world, the mining industry, as is the case with other industries, has

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Chapter 2 Sustainability in South Africa

2018-6-12  Sustainability in South Africa 19 Sustainability in South Africa 19. 2.1.3 Sustainability at a glance. Although debate around the concept of sustainability has been contested for a considerable time, three key principles . have emerged through the course of the concept’s evolution. As population levels and consumption patterns continue

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Home - Sustainable Futures in Africa

The Sustainable Futures in Africa (SFA) Network is an interdisciplinary collective that brings together researchers, practitioners and communities of practice that acknowledge the complex nature of sustainability.The Network aims to build understanding, research, and practice in socio-ecological sustainability in Africa.

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Artisanal and Small-scale Mining in Africa: Opportunities ...

2012-3-1  Artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) is a thorny issue for both governments and large scale mining (LSM) companies. Often operating in remote, unregulated and environmentally sensitive areas, difficult to tax and posing a security challenge on the verges of LSM mine sites, ASM miners are generally discussed at major mining

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The Power of Mining to Transform Development in Africa

2015-2-11  The report highlights the potential for connecting mining’s demand for power in Africa with the opportunity to bring affordable, reliable energy to the one third of Africans still living without electricity. Over the last 15 years, mines in Africa have spent more than $15 billion to cover their own electricity investment and operating costs ...

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Chapter 2 Sustainability in South Africa

2018-6-12  Sustainability in South Africa 19 Sustainability in South Africa 19. 2.1.3 Sustainability at a glance. Although debate around the concept of sustainability has been contested for a considerable time, three key principles . have emerged through the course of the concept’s evolution. As population levels and consumption patterns continue

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Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility Partnerships

2011-11-3  Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility Partnerships in South Africa L Mabuza, N Msezane and M Kwata In the light of challenges associated with sustainable development in the developing world, the mining industry, as is the case with other industries, has

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sustainable development - DPME Home

2015-4-24  AFRICA INHERITED IN 1994 The apartheid government largely ignored issues of sustainability during its time in power, building the country’s economy around energy- and resource-intensive sectors, such as mining and agriculture. The era before 1994 was characterised by exclusionary, fragmented environmental legislation and policies that failed to

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Sustainable Development in the South African Mining ...

Abstract. The South African mining industry is increasingly embracing cleaner production (CP), albeit at a slow pace. Environmental management accounting (EMA) is still poor, in spite of increased awareness of the concept of triple bottom-line accounting. This paper investigates how CP and EMA, by means of examples in the gold mining sector, can assist towards sustainable development.

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Africa's mines ditch polluting practices to produce its ...

2013-9-6  Africa's mines ditch polluting practices to produce its first Fairtrade gold Scheme could herald a 'green gold' revolution as mines commit to ban child labour, enforce safety rules and prevent ...

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Green Mining - MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2012-12-11  2025-2035: Cleaner mining practices will become more commonplace as previously unregulated mines reopen. Past 2030: All implemented procedures continue to grow and develop. Illegal mining should be completely shut down and regulations will have improved the environmental footprint of mining

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Home - Sustainable Futures in Africa

The Sustainable Futures in Africa (SFA) Network is an interdisciplinary collective that brings together researchers, practitioners and communities of practice that acknowledge the complex nature of sustainability.The Network aims to build understanding, research, and practice in socio-ecological sustainability in Africa.

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Why You Should Consider Ethical and Sustainable Diamonds

2019-5-20  Africa is the epicenter of global diamond production, a majority of which is managed by the aforementioned De Beers. Africa produces half of all diamonds; since diamond mining began in 1866, Africa has produced $158 billion worth of diamonds. That’s 1.9 billion carats.

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Dedicated to Sustainable Mining Practices - Mining Africa

2019-8-15  Zimplats. Year Founded:Zimplats is Delta Gold Limited’s vehicle for platinum interests. Delta first acquired rights to platinum resources on the Great Dyke in Zimbabwe in 1986 and in 1998 demerged its platinum interests into Zimplats. Key Founding Individuals: Zimplats is a subsidiary of Impala Platinum Holdings Limited and was founded as the ...

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In pictures: Madagascar's sapphire mining rush - BBC News

2015-7-3  In pictures: Madagascar's sapphire mining rush. Since the discovery of sapphires in 1998 in this town in Madagascar the population of Ilakaka has swelled. In the search for the precious blue stone ...

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Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility Partnerships

2011-11-3  Mining and Corporate Social Responsibility Partnerships in South Africa L Mabuza, N Msezane and M Kwata In the light of challenges associated with sustainable development in the developing world, the mining industry, as is the case with other industries, has

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Managing mining for sustainable development

2018-6-25  2 Mining and sustainable development 25 3 Impacts of mining during the life of a mine 29 3.1 Mineral exploration phase 30 3.2 Mine development phase: mine design and construction 30 3.3 Mining operations phase: mining and mineral processing 34 3.4 Mine closure phase 37 4 Orienting legal frameworks towards sustainable development 39

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Sustainable Development in the South African Mining ...

Abstract. The South African mining industry is increasingly embracing cleaner production (CP), albeit at a slow pace. Environmental management accounting (EMA) is still poor, in spite of increased awareness of the concept of triple bottom-line accounting. This paper investigates how CP and EMA, by means of examples in the gold mining sector, can assist towards sustainable development.

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sustainable development - DPME Home

2015-4-24  AFRICA INHERITED IN 1994 The apartheid government largely ignored issues of sustainability during its time in power, building the country’s economy around energy- and resource-intensive sectors, such as mining and agriculture. The era before 1994 was characterised by exclusionary, fragmented environmental legislation and policies that failed to

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Effects Of Mining on the Environment and Human Health

2 天前  A well known organisation in South Africa, the Federation for a Sustainable Environment, spearheaded by Ms Mariette Liefferink has been fighting the issue of the effects of mining and Acid Mine Drainage with government and mining companies for

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Best Practices in Sustainable Hunting - FAO

2021-2-8  a compilation of best practices in sustainable hunting. I hope it will significantly contribute to sharing of knowledge and experience across the world, to serve decision-makers and practitioners in developing the wildlife sector in their countries. Jan Heino Assistant Director-General FAO Forestry Department Best Practices in Sustainable ...

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Master Thesis - The Importance of Sustainable Business ...

2013-7-25  sustainable business practices for the tourism industry (Horobin and Long, 1996). Nevertheless, the tourism and in particular the accommodation industry have acknowledged the critiques about their contribution to the unsustainable depletion of resources (Swarbrooke, 1999;

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SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL In SOUTH AFRICA

2019-7-30  adopted in 2012, as South Africa`s development lodestar and roadmap. •It predated the 2015 adoption of the United Nations’2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the AU’sAgenda 2063 - “TheAfrica we want”. •The NDP has a 74% convergence with the Sustainable

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