• Presentation on mining communities and sustainable

    Presentation on mining communities and sustainable

    communities can take to address the challenges that mining poses on communities Coal mining and mining in general are activities central to South Africa s economy The Government regulates the mining of minerals through the law which mining companies have to obey Mining…

  • Mining and Community in South Africa From Small Town to

    Mining and Community in South Africa From Small Town to

    Some of the most profitable South African mines are situated in the areas of the country that are home to traditional communities and are governed in terms of customary law On top of this

  • How South Africa s rural communities are getting a raw

    How South Africa s rural communities are getting a raw

    The mining communities said they were excluded from merger talks However Sibanye-Stillwater said the merger is practically impossible to reverse as it has been implemented South Africa

  • Social Responsibility in Mining in Africa - Mining Africa

    Social Responsibility in Mining in Africa - Mining Africa

    Mar 20 2017· TB s Grip on the Mining Community has created a perfect storm for the development and transmission of drug-resistant TB in mines and mining communities in southern Africa View a CDC-supported feature film External and documentary on the devastating effects of TB on the South African mining community

  • THE IMPACT OF MINING ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMY …

    THE IMPACT OF MINING ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMY …

    Pages in category Mining communities in South Africa The following 60 pages are in this category out of 60 total This list may not reflect recent changes

  • The rights of mining communities in South Africa THE

    The rights of mining communities in South Africa THE

    Aug 16 2012· South Africa is a world leader in mining The country is famous for its abundance of mineral resources accounting for a significant proportion of world production and reserves and South African mining companies are key players in the global industry

  • South African Mining - Mining Africa

    South African Mining - Mining Africa

    South Africa Mining 2020 The ICLG to Mining Laws and Regulations - South Africa covers common issues in mining laws and regulations including the mechanics of acquisition of rights foreign ownership and indigenous ownership requirements and restrictions processing beneficiation …

  • South Africa mining betrays communities

    South Africa mining betrays communities

    Mining communities and sustainable development Presentation by Dr Camillus Kassala Cape Town 2 February 2010 Introduction We are an Interfaith platform representing religious civil society organizations from Southern Africa particularly from the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC South Africa Tanzania and Zambia

  • Mining Community Development Agreements - World Bank

    Mining Community Development Agreements - World Bank

    Oct 24 2017· A group of South African mining communities will challenge the government s Mining Charter and seek a court order to ensure they are involved in drafting any replacement About 150 community

  • Are Mining Communities to benefit under the new Mining

    Are Mining Communities to benefit under the new Mining

    CHAPTER 9 LOCAL COMMUNITIES AND MINES 198 Sustainable Development at the Community Level 200 Gains and Losses at the Local Level 201 An Economic Perspective 202 A Social Perspective 206 A Cultural and Political Perspective 207 An Environmental Perspective 208 Maximizing Mining s Contribution to Communities 209 Revenue Distribution and Use

  • South African community wins court battle over mining

    South African community wins court battle over mining

    Feb 06 2019· South Africa s economy during apartheid was built on mining and the exploitation of cheap black labor and the sector the world s fifth-biggest still accounts for about half the nation s

  • CHAPTER 9 LOCAL COMMUNITIES AND MINES

    CHAPTER 9 LOCAL COMMUNITIES AND MINES

    Mining has played a key role in the growth of many towns in South Africa This growth has been accompanied by a proliferation of informal settlements by pressure to provide basic services and by institutional pressures in local government to support mining Fragile municipal finance changing

  • Mining Community Development in South Africa A Critical

    Mining Community Development in South Africa A Critical

    Oct 04 2018· The pronouncement on the South African Mining Charter III while it is welcomed as a step forward in creating certainty in the mining industry has left gaps in interpretation and workings around mining communities There is an old mining quote that says Just need to dig a little more to get the meaning we need… and this is very much true today

  • South Africa How Mining Damages Communities and the

    South Africa How Mining Damages Communities and the

    Social Responsibility in Mining in Africa how mining companies are taking action to improve their social responsibility initiatives Mining affects local communities in many ways socially environmentally and economically When mines are constructed local communities benefit from increased employment opportunities

  • Mining 2020 Laws and Regulations South Africa ICLG

    Mining 2020 Laws and Regulations South Africa ICLG

    Mining is an important industry in South Africa but it is also an industry with a damaging impact Mining often pollutes the water air and soil and can disrupt farming activities and community life Communities throughout South Africa struggle to defend their rights to their land to their environment and to their resources when

  • South Africa How South Africa s Rural Communities Are

    South Africa How South Africa s Rural Communities Are

    Mining activities in South Africa s rural areas tend to occur at the expense of local communities and the environment Shutterstock Many of these developments have led to the destruction of the

  • Bench Marks Foundation Discussion Document Mining and

    Bench Marks Foundation Discussion Document Mining and

    We are of the view that this ruling by the constitutional court to set aside the illegal irrational arrangements made between traditional leaders and mining companies and to make such a ruling that ensures that the broader community is consulted before any mining activities could take place is very key and will set precedence in many of our mining communities in South Africa says MFSA

  • Mine Communities Challenge South African Ownership Rules

    Mine Communities Challenge South African Ownership Rules

    Nov 09 2019· How to ensure communities living near mining activities get a better deal The mining industry in South Africa needs an inclusive model that builds on …

  • Constitutional Court empowers mining communities in South

    Constitutional Court empowers mining communities in South

    Mining in South Africa was once the main driving force behind the history and development of Africa s most advanced and richest economy Large-scale and profitable mining started with the discovery of a diamond on the banks of the Orange River in 1867 by Erasmus Jacobs and the subsequent discovery and exploitation of the Kimberley pipes a few years later

  • South Africa Activists in Mining Areas Harassed

    South Africa Activists in Mining Areas Harassed

    May 02 2018· Mining is a major economic activity in many developing countries In South Africa mining of gold coal and other natural resources has played a …

  • A Practical Guide for Mining-Affected Communities

    A Practical Guide for Mining-Affected Communities

    The South African Commission for Human Rights has found that many mining-affected communities across South Africa are experiencing the creation of tension and division within communities as a result of mining operations Sometimes threats and intimidation against activists come from community members who have been promised economic

  • How South Africa s rural communities are getting a raw

    How South Africa s rural communities are getting a raw

    The South African mining industry is responsible for large-scale development of the country Second only to Nigeria South Africa has the most advanced and richest economy of all the countries on the African continent

  • Mining and minerals in South Africa

    Mining and minerals in South Africa

    Bank s Oil Gas and Mining Unit launched a project to review and analyze the global expe-rience in community development agreements voluntary or regulated with the objective to develop a methodology through which the approach to mining community development could be improved and the results measured on the ground

  • South African indigenous community win environmental

    South African indigenous community win environmental

    A court has ruled that companies must first seek permission from local communities if they plan to mine on their ancestral land This represents a new achievement in land and mining rights for South Africa

  • Environment of Fear in South Africa s Mining-Affected

    Environment of Fear in South Africa s Mining-Affected

    Nov 22 2018· Environmental activists in South Africa have won a landmark legal victory after the high court ordered the government to get prior community consent before granting mining …

  • Mining and your Community Know your Environmental …

    Mining and your Community Know your Environmental …

    Jul 14 2019· South Africa s rural communities where mining licenses have been granted are often excluded from consultations and bear the brunt having their environment and livelihoods destroyed

  • Interview The Dangers of Opposing Mining in South Africa

    Interview The Dangers of Opposing Mining in South Africa

    Apr 16 2019· Fighting for a healthy environment in South Africa s coal mining communities can be perilous Birgit Schwarz talks to Robby Mokgalaka Coal Campaign manager at groundWork a South …

  • Category Mining communities in South Africa - Wikipedia

    Category Mining communities in South Africa - Wikipedia

    Mining and Community Engagement Principles Introduction The impact of a mine s activities spans decades if not centuries South Africa is a very good example of how mines have influenced the economic environmental and social aspects of our country Even though mining has placed South Africa on the global economic map the reality is that

  • South Africa It s a Done Deal Sibanye Tells Mining

    South Africa It s a Done Deal Sibanye Tells Mining

    Aug 27 2018· Mining-affected communities across South Africa have said that mining needs to respect the customary rights of the people who have lived on the land for …

  • South Africa Country Profile

    South Africa Country Profile

    Apr 16 2019· Community activists in mining areas in South Africa face harassment intimidation and violence the Centre for Environmental Rights groundWork Earthjustice and Human Rights Watch said in a joint report and video released today The attacks and harassment have created an atmosphere of …