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Community health impacts of surface mining in the Upper ...

(2017). Community health impacts of surface mining in the Upper West Region of Ghana: The roles of mining odors and dust. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment:

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Coalition against mining activities in Upper West ...

Nov 18, 2013  Upper West Civil Society Coalition on Mining, Food, Water and Sacred Sites, has called on the President to as a matter of urgency halt any process to open up Upper West Region for mining

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Mining Towns in the Western United States – Western Mining ...

Mining towns sprang up in remote places throughout the western frontier. Colorado experienced an enormous silver boom at Leadville in the 1870’s. That same decade, gold discoveries in the Black Hills of South Dakota would start a new gold, and the famous town of Deadwood was established among the mines there. Deadwood, South Dakota 1876.

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Quarry In Upper West Region Of Ghana

Limestone mining in ghana barnflickaeu. gulf industrials gulfs current focus is on a highly-sought gold mining area near bolgatanga in the upper east region of ghana, west africa the gbane project, a joint venture with cassius . Read More Limestone Mining Areas In Ghana Cafe. Limestone mining areas

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Small scale miners in Upper West support war against ...

Oct 31, 2018  Small scale miners in Upper West support war against illegal mining. ... “We the Small Scale Miners in the Upper West Region wish to commend the government for the steps it has initiated to protect the environment, water bodies and to safeguard the ecological zone,” Alhaj Iddrisu said. ... “We want to appeal to the Minerals Commission to ...

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Upper West Region: 'Galamseyers' desecrate graves

Feb 07, 2014  Small Scale illegal Miners (popularly referred to as galamsey) have desecrated about 30 graves belonging to the people of Kpalsko-Zangoyiri in the Bawku-West district of the Upper East Region. Quite apart from this, the illegal Miners have not spared an area of about five kilometers radius destroying trees and water bodies in the course of ...

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Community health impacts of surface mining in the Upper ...

(2017). Community health impacts of surface mining in the Upper West Region of Ghana: The roles of mining odors and dust. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal: Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 798-813.

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Upper West Region - Ministry of Food and Agriculture

The Upper West Region is at the North-Western corner of the country. It is bordered to the south by the Northern Region, to the east by the Upper East and Northern Regions, and to the north and west by the Republic of Burkina Faso. It lies between longitudes 1 o 25’W

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Upper West Region: 'Galamseyers' desecrate graves

Feb 07, 2014  Small Scale illegal Miners (popularly referred to as galamsey) have desecrated about 30 graves belonging to the people of Kpalsko-Zangoyiri in the Bawku-West district of the Upper East Region. Quite apart from this, the illegal Miners have not spared an area of about five kilometers radius destroying trees and water bodies in the course of ...

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Small scale miners in Upper West support war against ...

Oct 31, 2018  Small scale miners in Upper West support war against illegal mining. ... “We the Small Scale Miners in the Upper West Region wish to commend the government for the steps it has initiated to protect the environment, water bodies and to safeguard the ecological zone,” Alhaj Iddrisu said. ... “We want to appeal to the Minerals Commission to ...

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(PDF) Community health impacts of surface mining in the ...

Using cross sectional survey data (n=801) and applying the binary negative log-log technique, we examine residents' self-rated health in mining communities in the Upper West Region of Ghana.

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Galamsey operators now target the Upper West Region ...

Jul 13, 2013  Galamsey operators now target the Upper West Region 13 July 2013 5:07pm Security personnel in the Upper West Region have arrested eight persons involved in the illegal small scale mining business ...

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Exploring Land use and Land cover change in the mining ...

Exploring Land use and Land cover change in the mining areas of Wa East District, Ghana using Satellite Imagery. Download. Related Papers. Assessing the inter-relationship between vegetation productivity, rainfall, population and land cover over the Bani River Basin in Mali (West Africa)

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LAND DEGRADATION IN THE UPPER EAST REGION OF

The Upper East region is the smallest and yet, one of the poorest in the country. It is located in the north-eastern corner of the country (Ghana) between longitude 00 and 10 West

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List of Western North Region districts and their capitals ...

May 21, 2021  Bodi has a total land size of 662.404 square kilometres. It shares borders with Juaboso District to the northern side, Sefwi Wiawso to the western side, Suaman to the east, and Sefwi Akontombra to the southern side. 5. Bia West – Essam. Another district located in the Western North Region of Ghana is Bia West.

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Upper West Region News Ghana

Comparing these national figures with those for Upper West Region, one observes a very wide gap in the educational attainment between the country as a whole and the region. In the region, 69.8 per ...

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We'll help end illegal mining - U/West chiefs

Oct 18, 2018  Some chiefs in the Upper West Region have declared their full commitment and support for the inter-ministerial committee on illegal mining, to end illegal mining in the area. The chiefs made the commitment at separate durbars when the Minister for Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, Kwesi Dzamesi led the committee on a 3-day working visit to ...

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Malaria + Mining – Addressing a global health issue – ICMM

By reducing the number of mosquitos in mines, surrounding areas and in homes, AGA has reduced the number of new malaria cases seen by the local hospital from almost 7,000 per month to 500 per month since the start of the programme. The programme was so successful that AGA received a renewed grant of $15.5 million from the Global Fund for Indoor ...

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Quarry Companies In Western Region Of Ghana

Welcome to Mansco Stone Quarry Limited. The Quarry site is located behind Blueskies factory, about 4.5km west of Doboro on the Accra-Nsawam Road in the Akuapim South District of the Eastern Region and can be accessed through the Doboro-Chinto feeder road. The quarry size is about 47.14 acres, that is, 19.07 hectares.

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Ghana Construction News - Local News

Mr Joseph Kofi Adda, the Minister for Water Resources and Sanitation who disclosed this during the inauguration of the 3.3 million gallons of water per day Water Treatment Plant at Jambusi in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region said the directive came demonstrate government’s sensitivity to the burden of consumers.

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The Western Region of the Office of Surface Mining ...

Dec 02, 2020  The U.S. Government's Official Website for the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) Western Region (WR). OSMRE's business practices are to reclaim abandoned mine lands (Title IV), regulate active coal mines (Title V), and

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Mining Towns in the Western United States – Western Mining ...

Mining towns sprang up in remote places throughout the western frontier. Colorado experienced an enormous silver boom at Leadville in the 1870’s. That same decade, gold discoveries in the Black Hills of South Dakota would start a new gold, and the famous town

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Upper West Chiefs threaten to fight mining company over ...

Mar 08, 2019  It came to light that over 39 per cent of the total landmark of the Upper West region has been licensed to mining companies to prospect for gold. Azumah Resources has the highest land cover of 2400km2 with 4 prospecting licences and a mining lease.

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(PDF) Community health impacts of surface mining in the ...

Using cross sectional survey data (n=801) and applying the binary negative log-log technique, we examine residents' self-rated health in mining communities in the Upper West Region of Ghana.

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Denver Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)

District Office Contact Email Phone; Dustan W. Crelly District Manager P.O. Box 25367, DFC Denver, CO 80225-0367 Fax: 303-231-5468 Deliveries 1 Denver Federal Center,

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Small scale miners in Upper West support war against ...

Oct 31, 2018  Small scale miners in Upper West support war against illegal mining. ... “We the Small Scale Miners in the Upper West Region wish to commend the government for the steps it has initiated to protect the environment, water bodies and to safeguard the ecological zone,” Alhaj Iddrisu said. ... “We want to appeal to the Minerals Commission to ...

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A Characterisation of Artisanal and Small Scale Mining ...

scale mining in Nalamtaaba Mining Enterprise and unregistered sites at Gbane in the Upper West Region of Ghana, and propose feasible measures of managing safety and health hazards in the mines. Occupational health and safety issues are indispensable for the success of small scale mining.

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Upper West Region - Community Water and Sanitation Agency

The Upper West Region is one of the sixteen administrative regions in Ghana situated in the north-western part of the country. It lies between longitude 1 25’’ W and 2 45’’ W and latitudes 9 30’’ N and 11 N. It is bordered to the south by the Savannah Region, to the north and west by Burkina Faso, to the east by the Upper East region.

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We've reduced visibility of military in mining areas ...

Feb 11, 2021  We’ve reduced visibility of military in mining areas – Defense Minister-designate. Source: Lois Dogbe ... AGC in Obuasi and Azuma mines in the Upper west region. ...

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Babies in mining areas have huge health risks GBC Ghana ...

May 24, 2021  Babies in mining areas have huge health risks. Madam Stella Kumedzro, the Volta Regional Director of Environmental Health and Sanitation, says newborns in mining communities have huge health risks. She said the exposure of expectant mothers to chemicals such as cyanide, nitric acid, sulphuric acid, mercury and other solvents used to separate ...

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Upper East Region: 9 bodies of miners trapped in mining ...

Jun 03, 2021  Upper West Region: 9 bodies of miners trapped in mining pit at Talensi retrieved Source: UGC. The Upper East Regional Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), ASP David Fianko-Okyere said the search is still ongoing to ensure that no more bodies are trapped in the mining pit.

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Top PDF Youth Unemployment Challenges in Mining Areas of ...

Asafo (2015) accentuates that youth unemployment in the Wa Municipality of the Upper West Region, Ghana is on the increase with the percentage of 63 as against the national percentage of 48. Derbile, Dakyaga, Dakuu, and Jambadu (2016) assert that youth unemployment is in ascendency making it

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We'll help end illegal mining - U/West chiefs

Oct 18, 2018  Some chiefs in the Upper West Region have declared their full commitment and support for the inter-ministerial committee on illegal mining, to end illegal mining in the area. The chiefs made the commitment at separate durbars when the Minister for Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, Kwesi Dzamesi led the committee on a 3-day working visit to ...

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Upper West... - Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources ...

The Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources Hon. George Mireku Duker has today Thursday 29th ,July 2021, inaugurated an 18 member Lands Commission for the Upper West Region. He said it gives him great pleasure to perform the important function of inaugurating the Upper West Regional Lands Commission in accordance with Article 260 of the ...

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