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  • Ghana Gold | Humanitarian crises | Al Jazeera
    Ghana Gold | Humanitarian crises | Al Jazeera

    As Ghana is experiencing a new gold rush, widespread corruption is allowing illegal mining to flourish

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  • Ghana « Free the Slaves
    Ghana « Free the Slaves

    Child Slavery at Min Gold mining is one of Ghana’s major industries, and the hope of finding work brings thousands to mining towns

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  • Gold for Salt, Salt for Gold - Ancient Africa for Kids
    Gold for Salt, Salt for Gold - Ancient Africa for Kids

    The kingdom of Ghana did not have gold mines or salt mines, but Ghana got rich handling the trade of gold for salt After a while, .

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  • The Ghana Gold Rush, as seen on television
    The Ghana Gold Rush, as seen on television

    Bloomberg news reported that “As global gold prices climb amid economic uncertainty in Europe, Ghana is facing an influx of illegal small-scale miners from China , The operations are raising concern over environmental ,

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  • Ghana Expels Illegal Chinese Gold Miners - VOA News
    Ghana Expels Illegal Chinese Gold Miners - VOA News

    Government announces expulsions this week, about a month after President Mahama formed task force to curb illegal mining in Ghana

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  • Illegal gold mining on the rise in Ghana - newsau
    Illegal gold mining on the rise in Ghana - newsau

    FUELLED by high commodity prices, illegal gold-mining is on the rise in Ghana, Africa¿s second-biggest source of the metal, and is hitting both the major producers .

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  • Jungle Gold: Discovery Channel show scandal in Ghana ,
    Jungle Gold: Discovery Channel show scandal in Ghana ,

    WHEN two Mormons from Utah signed up to star in a reality show about gold mining in Ghana, they had no idea what they were getting into

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  • Gold Mining as Subsistence: Ghana's Small-Scale Miners ,
    Gold Mining as Subsistence: Ghana's Small-Scale Miners ,

    Touted as having as much as 70 percent of West Africa’s gold deposits, Ghana has, for centuries, attracted numerous foreigners seeking to trade and invest in its .

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  • The illegal gold miners of Ghana | 1 | New York Post
    The illegal gold miners of Ghana | 1 | New York Post

    Illegal gold mines have become more common in Ghana, West Africa

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  • Ghana's Gold-Mine Arrest, China's Latest Headache in Africa
    Ghana's Gold-Mine Arrest, China's Latest Headache in Africa

    Illegal gold mining has emerged as a contentious issue in Ghana (Reuters) In March 2013, Xi Jinping visited three African countries -- Tanzania, South Africa, and Republic of the Congo -- during his first trip abroad as the President of China In 2012 alone, more than 2,000 Chinese companies have .

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  • Guest Post: Chinese Illegal Gold Miners in Ghana
    Guest Post: Chinese Illegal Gold Miners in Ghana

    According to the Ghana Minerals and Mining Act 2006, foreigners were prohibited from small-scale gold mining on plots under 25 acr Guangxi miners usually pool .

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  • Mining in Ghana - CountryMine - InfoMine
    Mining in Ghana - CountryMine - InfoMine

    Complete mining information for Ghana - Ghana mining news, Ghana mining jobs, Ghana mines, companies, stocks, suppliers, equipment and more

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  • Ghana crackdown on illegal gold mining inflames ,
    Ghana crackdown on illegal gold mining inflames ,

    Ghana’s push to crack down on illegal gold mining is winning praise from the public but inflaming tensions with China, its biggest trading partner Beijing is accused by advocacy groups — and increasingly by the Ghanaian government — of standing by while its citizens break laws as they drive a .

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  • Gold mining declining fast in Ghana – Africa's second ,
    Gold mining declining fast in Ghana – Africa's second ,

    Africa's second-largest gold producer, Ghana, has seen a major drop in gold production In the third quarter of 2013, Ghana's output of the precious metal declined by 18% as weak prices forced some miners to cut production and costs, the Minerals Commission said, as reported by Bloomberg “This .

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  • Chinese gold miners abused and raped Ghanaians, says ,
    Chinese gold miners abused and raped Ghanaians, says ,

    Chinese gold miners arrested this week in a raid in Ghana have been accused of raping and abusing locals A first-person account making the allegations emerged on China’s social media on Thursday after some web users speculated that Ghana police had mistreated the miners amid a crackdown It .

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  • gold miner in ghana - corbettcomfortableresortin
    gold miner in ghana - corbettcomfortableresortin

    Dec 30, 2013 With the price of gold set to fall further next year, the plight of small-scale gold miners in places such as Ghana in west Africa will get much worse

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  • On Ghana’s gold, “galamsey” miners and government action ,
    On Ghana’s gold, “galamsey” miners and government action ,

    By Iain Marlow ACCRA, GHANA—There’s a lot of gold in Ghana’s hills Problematically, there’s also a lot of “galamsey” Mining, of course, is much older than modern Ghana

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  • Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming | ,
    Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming | ,

    Artisanal gold mining is risky and leads to labour shortages in small , based on their ability to control where gold was being mined in contemporary Ghana, .

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  • Ghana Expels Illegal Chinese Gold Miners - voanews
    Ghana Expels Illegal Chinese Gold Miners - voanews

    Government announces expulsions this week, about a month after President Mahama formed task force to curb illegal mining in Ghana

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  • Ghana: Going Down a Gold Mine in Obuasi - ,
    Ghana: Going Down a Gold Mine in Obuasi - ,

    Ghana: A Gold Mine Tour in Ghana , Ghana: Going Down a Gold Mine in Obuasi GoNomad Africa, , A group of three miners, .

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  • Why many of Ghana's gold miners are giving up - BBC News
    Why many of Ghana's gold miners are giving up - BBC News

    With the price of gold set to fall further next year, the plight of small-scale gold miners in places such as Ghana in west Africa will get much worse

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  • Empire of Ancient Ghana - Ghana HomePage, resource ,
    Empire of Ancient Ghana - Ghana HomePage, resource ,

    Empire of Ancient Ghana , Bida took his revenge on the region, a terrible drought took a hold of Ghana and gold mining began to decline There .

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  • Topic - Ghana - Mining Weekly
    Topic - Ghana - Mining Weekly

    Jan 12, 2018· Ghana, Africa's second largest gold miner after South Africa, , Illegal gold mining has plagued South Africa for decades and it costs the government and the .

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  • Ghana: on our way to participatory reform in the ,
    Ghana: on our way to participatory reform in the ,

    With an engaged government, private sector and multi-stakeholder engagements already in place with artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) communities, Ghana provides .

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  • Why many of Ghana's gold miners are giving up - BBC News
    Why many of Ghana's gold miners are giving up - BBC News

    Dec 30, 2013· With the price of gold set to fall further next year, the plight of small-scale gold miners in places such as Ghana in west Africa will get much worse

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  • Kinross: Operation: Chirano Ghana
    Kinross: Operation: Chirano Ghana

    Chirano, Ghana The Chirano mine , The mine is within the Bibiani gold belt and the mining plan at the time of Kinross' acquisition of Red Back calls for the .

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  • Child Labor and Corporate Responsibility in Ghana’s ,
    Child Labor and Corporate Responsibility in Ghana’s ,

    Precious Metal, Cheap Labor Child Labor and Corporate Responsibility in Ghana’s Artisanal Gold Mines This 82-page report documents the use of child labor in Ghana’s artisanal, or unlicensed, mines, where most mining takes place It is estimated that thousands of children work in hazardous conditions in violation of Ghanaian and .

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  • Newmont Mining - Operations and Projects - Africa
    Newmont Mining - Operations and Projects - Africa

    2016A Gold All-In Sustaining Costs* , Newmont began working in Ghana with the acquisition of Normandy Mining in 2002 Production commenced in 2006 at our Ahafo mine and at our Akyem mine in 2013 We are also pursuing profitable expansion projects of our mines and mill in Ahafo Latest News Quick Links 2016 Beyond the Mine: ,

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  • Ghana gold miner Genevieve breaks ground for ,
    Ghana gold miner Genevieve breaks ground for ,

    Apr 25, 2007· When Genevieve Tettey began working deep underground in the heat, dust and noise of one of Africa's oldest goldmines, the other miners laughed in disbelief

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  • Ghana Gold Scam - Joe Wein
    Ghana Gold Scam - Joe Wein

    Ghana Gold Scam We have reeceived , this is to enable me purchase the required tools for the work at our gold mining site at Ghana and Liberia .

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