Mining in South Africa: The Challenges and Opportunities

2018-5-23  Mining in South Africa: the challenges and the opportunities 2 September 2016 18 • Non-gold mining sector can grow at 3-5% pa, resulting in more balanced country growth rate (double size of non-gold mining by 2028). • If mining had grown at same pace as rest of economy between 1994 and 2013, country’s growth rate would have been 4% (not 3.2%)

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Journal - The Southern African Institute of Mining and ...

2021-9-6  Journal. The papers published in the SAIMM Journal are refereed and edited according to internationally accepted standards and are accredited for rating purpose by the South African Department of Higher Education and Training. Printed Journal: ISSN 2225-6253. Key title: Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

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Africa Review Report on Mining - United Nations

2012-9-11  2. The mining sector in Africa 6. Significance of the mining sector in Africa -Africa is well endowed with mineral resources. It harbours the world’s largest mineral reserves of platinum, gold, diamonds, chromite, manganese, and vanadium1. Table 1 illustrates Africa’s mineral potential and production in global terms.

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Mining in Africa - World Bank

2021-4-23  Africa’s Infrastructure: A Time for Transformation (2010) edited by Vivien Foster and Cecilia Briceño-Garmendia Gender Disparities in Africa’s Labor Market (2010) edited by Jorge Saba Arbache, Alexandre Kolev, and Ewa Filipiak Challenges for African Agriculture (2010) edited by

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GUIDE TO MINING REGIMES IN AFRICA

2019-12-10  Doing business in Africa is associated with diverse challenges and risks and must accordingly be founded on a strong legal base. LEX Africa is an alliance of leading law firms with over 600 ... acknowledging the LEX AFRICA Guide to Mining in Africa 2019, as the source.

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Mining and Local Corruption in Africa - Knutsen - 2017 ...

2016-9-13  We investigate whether mining affects local corruption in Africa. Several cross‐country analyses report that natural resources have adverse effects on political institutions by increasing corruption, whereas other country‐level studies show no evidence of such “political resource curses.” These studies face well‐known endogeneity and ...

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Preventing Tax Base Erosion in Africa: a Regional Study

2016-7-5  This publication presents the results of a study on transfer pricing and the mining industry in Africa, with specific focus on the challenges to implementation of transfer pricing rules in five representative countries: Guinea, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Tanzania and Zambia. The study was undertaken in 2015 by Oxford University researcher

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The industrialisation challenge for Africa: Towards a ...

2014-12-1  Journal of African Trade Volume 1, Issue 1 , December 2014 , Pages 25-36 The industrialisation challenge for Africa: Towards a commodities based industrialisation path

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REDD+ in Africa: Contexts and Challenges

2017-9-14  key journals related to climate, environmental and forest policy issues in the tropics, and country-level reports on REDD+. The refined search, together with our own experi-ences, enabled an understanding of the particular features of REDD+ in Africa. Furthermore, these sources were used to identify the challenges African countries have faced or

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The youth unemployment challenge in Africa: What are the ...

2016-5-11  The study undertakes an empirical assessment of the main sources of youth unemployment in Africa. Based on panel data of 41 African countries covering the period 2000–2010, the study finds a demographic youth bulge and poor economic growth from both supply and demand sides of the market to be key drivers of youth unemployment in Africa.

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Africa Review Report on Mining - United Nations

2012-9-11  2. The mining sector in Africa 6. Significance of the mining sector in Africa -Africa is well endowed with mineral resources. It harbours the world’s largest mineral reserves of platinum, gold, diamonds, chromite, manganese, and vanadium1. Table 1 illustrates Africa’s mineral potential and production in global terms.

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‘We have so many challenges’: Small‐scale mining,

2021-4-1  While the authors consider this attention important, their work on artisanal and small-scale mining in Ghana – and West Africa more broadly – reveals that for many miners, Covid-19 is ‘just’ another interruption to their lives and lifeworlds which are chronically affected by interruptions of different scales, magnitudes and temporalities.

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GUIDE TO MINING REGIMES IN AFRICA

2019-12-10  Doing business in Africa is associated with diverse challenges and risks and must accordingly be founded on a strong legal base. LEX Africa is an alliance of leading law firms with over 600 ... acknowledging the LEX AFRICA Guide to Mining in Africa 2019, as the source.

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The Future of Mining in Africa Navigating a Revolution

2021-8-28  The Future of Mining in Africa The Digital Mine “I think the industry has not really embraced what digitisation and technology can do. And I think that in the next piece we have to get our minds around and where you should expect to see a quantum change in how we do things.” Graham Kerr, South32 The Mining Challenge of Today

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ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING

2014-10-8  thousands of sites in Africa contaminated by mining and associated mine dumps such as tailings and slag material. On the other hand, the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining and mineral processing on the environment and human health in Africa have increased significantly during the last decade. However,

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Preventing Tax Base Erosion in Africa: a Regional Study

2016-7-5  This publication presents the results of a study on transfer pricing and the mining industry in Africa, with specific focus on the challenges to implementation of transfer pricing rules in five representative countries: Guinea, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Tanzania and Zambia. The study was undertaken in 2015 by Oxford University researcher

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The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse

2011-6-21  Africa, 29% to Latin America and 7% to Pacific South East Asia. (Mining Journal, 2001:353). If these estimates are anything to go by, then there is no doubt that mining as an industry will continue to expand over the next 20 to 30 years and that developing countries will almost certainly play an increasingly important role in that expansion.

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Planning for value in the mining value chain

2009-8-27  The Journal of The South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy MARCH/APRIL 2001 61 Mine planning to deliver value—a complex problem The objective with mine planning is to consistently deliver production conforming to quality and quantity requirements throughout the life of the mine. The complexity of the

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The industrialisation challenge for Africa: Towards a ...

2014-12-1  Journal of African Trade Volume 1, Issue 1 , December 2014 , Pages 25-36 The industrialisation challenge for Africa: Towards a commodities based industrialisation path

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Mining and biodiversity: key issues and ... - Journals

2018-12-5  2. The many ways mining activities impact biodiversity. Mining affects biodiversity at multiple spatial scales (site, landscape, regional and global) through direct (i.e. mineral extraction) and indirect processes (via industries supporting mining operations, and external stakeholders who gain access to biodiversity-rich areas as the result of mining).

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Mining in South Africa: The Challenges and Opportunities

2018-5-23  2018-5-23  Mining in South Africa: the challenges and the opportunities 2 September 2016 18 • Non-gold mining sector can grow at 3-5% pa, resulting in more balanced country growth rate (double size of non-gold mining by 2028). • If mining had grown at same pace as rest of economy between 1994 and 2013, country’s growth rate would have been 4% (not 3.2%)

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Journal - The Southern African Institute of Mining and ...

2021-9-6  Journal. The papers published in the SAIMM Journal are refereed and edited according to internationally accepted standards and are accredited for rating purpose by the South African Department of Higher Education and Training. Printed Journal: ISSN 2225-6253. Key title: Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

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Africa Review Report on Mining - United Nations

2012-9-11  2012-9-11  2. The mining sector in Africa 6. Significance of the mining sector in Africa -Africa is well endowed with mineral resources. It harbours the world’s largest mineral reserves of platinum, gold, diamonds, chromite, manganese, and vanadium1. Table 1 illustrates Africa’s mineral potential and production in global terms.

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Mining and Local Corruption in Africa - Knutsen - 2017 ...

2016-9-13  2016-9-13  We investigate whether mining affects local corruption in Africa. Several cross‐country analyses report that natural resources have adverse effects on political institutions by increasing corruption, whereas other country‐level studies show no evidence of such “political resource curses.” These studies face well‐known endogeneity and ...

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‘We have so many challenges’: Small‐scale mining,

2021-4-1  2021-4-1  While the authors consider this attention important, their work on artisanal and small-scale mining in Ghana – and West Africa more broadly – reveals that for many miners, Covid-19 is ‘just’ another interruption to their lives and lifeworlds which are chronically affected by interruptions of different scales, magnitudes and temporalities.

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GUIDE TO MINING REGIMES IN AFRICA

2019-12-10  2019-12-10  Doing business in Africa is associated with diverse challenges and risks and must accordingly be founded on a strong legal base. LEX Africa is an alliance of leading law firms with over 600 ... acknowledging the LEX AFRICA Guide to Mining in Africa 2019, as the source.

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Preventing Tax Base Erosion in Africa: a Regional Study

2016-7-5  This publication presents the results of a study on transfer pricing and the mining industry in Africa, with specific focus on the challenges to implementation of transfer pricing rules in five representative countries: Guinea, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Tanzania and Zambia. The study was undertaken in 2015 by Oxford University researcher

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Planning for value in the mining value chain

2009-8-27  2009-8-27  The Journal of The South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy MARCH/APRIL 2001 61 Mine planning to deliver value—a complex problem The objective with mine planning is to consistently deliver production conforming to quality and quantity requirements throughout the life of the mine. The complexity of the

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REDD+ in Africa: Contexts and Challenges

2017-9-14  key journals related to climate, environmental and forest policy issues in the tropics, and country-level reports on REDD+. The refined search, together with our own experi-ences, enabled an understanding of the particular features of REDD+ in Africa. Furthermore, these sources were used to identify the challenges African countries have faced or

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The industrialisation challenge for Africa: Towards a ...

2014-12-1  2014-12-1  Journal of African Trade Volume 1, Issue 1 , December 2014 , Pages 25-36 The industrialisation challenge for Africa: Towards a commodities based industrialisation path

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