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HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION REPORT ON THE NATIONAL HEARING ON THE UNDERLYING SOCIOECONOMIC CHALLENGES OF MINING AFFECTED COMMUNITIES. The SAHRC launched its Report on the National Hearing on the Underlying Socioeconomic Challenges of Miningaffected Communities in South Africa on the 22nd of August 2018.
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social and economic development as per the requirements of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA), Act No. 28 of 2002: To evaluate if the mining communities are benefiting socioeconomically from the current mining operations. To understand the extent to which the mining companies seek to address the
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Impact of mining on local communities: damage to homes, culture, and the destruction of the social structure has been observed. Coal mining imposes many external costs on its surroundings and the people who reside in these areas. Mining has lethal consequences on the traditional lifestyle, culture and behaviour of the people.
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The environmental and socioeconomic impacts of mining on local This paper reports the findings of a study undertaken to assess the socioeconomic and environmental impacts of mining in Geita District, Tanzania.
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SocioEconomic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, Plateau State
SocioEconomic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, 33 Page Table 2 shows that the most striking negative economic impact of tin mining in Rayfield of Jos Plateau is the loss of farmland. It has equally given rise to unemployment, predominantly among the farmers, since most
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Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining
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