Agility for Sustainability in Zimbabwe: A Case Study for ...

Agility for Sustainability in Zimbabwe: A Case Study for Manufacturing Companies in Bulawayo William Msekiwa Goriwondo, Samson Mhlanga, Taonga Mutsambwa NUST, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Agility in manufacturing is critical for competitiveness. It is an ability to …

Challenges of Mine Waste Management in the Zambezi Basin ...

CHALLENGES OF SURFACE WATER QUALITY MANAGEMENT IN MINING IN THE ZAMBEZI BASIN, ZIMBABWE: SYNOPSIS AND CASE STUDIES David Love1*, Seedwel Ravengai2, Keretia Lupankwa2, Maideyi Mabvira-Meck2, Kudzai ...

The Political Economy of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold ...

Zimbabwe's post-2000 period has been characterised by a dramatic increase in artisanal small-scale mining (ASM), particularly gold mining. Economic decline and rising unemployment meant that ASM provided one of the very few opportunities for survival and capital accumulation. This article provides a contextual analysis of the growth of ASM, together with a detailed discussion of a case study ...

A step into the male dominated mining sector: Women’s ...

A step into the male dominated mining sector: Women’s participation in mining: the case of Kwekwe District, Zimbabwe. Elizabeth F. Hove1, James Hlongwana2, 1Department of English and Performing Arts, Great Zimbabwe University, Masvingo, Zimbabwe 2Department of History & Development Studies, Great Zimbabwe University, Masvingo, Zimbabwe

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The mining industry in Zimbabwe is expected to continue growing on the back of firming mineral prices and rising output in 2012. The sector contributes about 50% of the country’s foreign exchange earnings, 4.5% of employment and is forecast to grow at 13.3% in 2012.

BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION VERSUS ARTISANAL GOLD …

BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION VERSUS ARTISANAL GOLD MINING: A CASE STUDY OF CHIMANIMANI NATIONAL PARK, ZIMBABWE Edson Gandiwa and Patience Gandiwa Scientific Services, Parks and Wildlife Management Authority, Zimbabwe ABSTRACT Artisanal gold mining plays an important role in sustainable development of rural communities. The objectives of this

Case Studies: Is Mining really 'on top' in Africa? - Yes ...

These case studies, shared by members of African civil society and their allies, offer an insight into the many grave social and ecological issues caused by large-scale mining in Africa and the failure of companies to adequately address these.

Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe | Case Studies | Proxa

PROXA was tasked to recover dry nickel suphate hexahydrate from nickel catholyte liquor as part of the Zimbabwe Platinum Base Metal Refinery refurbishment project. The dry nickel sulphate is loaded into 1-ton bulk bags for sale into the local market.

A case study of the perceived socio-environmental problems ...

A case study of the perceived socio-environmental problems caused by illegal gold mining in Gwanda District, Zimbabwe

Case Study:Copper mining in Zambia - Free ZIMSEC Revision ...

Both open cast and shaft mining methods are used in the extraction of copper. Labour supply There is a large amount of migrant labour of all classes from areas within Zambia as well as other neighbouring countries such as Zimbabwe, Malawi and Rwanda.

Rural District Planning in Zimbabwe: A Case Study

The aim of the case study is to provide a detailed review and critical analysis of rural planning in Zimbabwe, covering past and current systems and practices, methodological approaches and institutional frameworks; and to draw lessons and principles from experiences and practice.

Challenging State-Sanctioned Evictions & Diamond Mining in ...

The following case study is an extract from Protecting Community Lands and Resources in Africa, a book of case studies that highlights land rights advocates’ innovative community land protection efforts. BY GILBERT MAKORE, ZIMBABWE ENVIRONMENTAL LAW ASSOCIATION (ZELA)

Working Paper ZIMBABWE CASE STUDY ON TRADE …

Mining accounts for 45% of the country's foreign earnings yet only 9% of GDP. Gold and nickel have accounted for over half the value of mining output in the last ten years. Zimbabwe is the largest producer of gold in Africa after South Africa and Ghana.

Black granite mining and the implications ... - SpringerLink

Small- and large-scale mining land acquisitions and mining establishments continue to grow in Zimbabwe, but the question about the development of sustainability remains problematic. While mining establishments can be regarded as vehicles for development, the evidence of positive effects in terms of sustainability in this case is weak.

case study coal mining in zim - Mining Machine, Crusher ...

Forced child labor in the mining industry is a rampant problem. ... exploited as forced labor in the diamond mines of Angola, Sierra Leone and Zimbabwe. ... children as young as eight flock to the coal mines looking for the lucrative $4 a day ... research studies, congressional testimony, case studies, brief videos, a data map...

Mining Case Studies In Zimbabwe - greenrevolution.org.in

Gold mining: the Shamva Mining Centre in Zimbabwe was established to provide a shared mining This case study examines an existing mining project using the... Read more Summary of three case studies on gold mining and brickmaking in ...

Mining Industry Case Studies | Proxa

Case studies: COAL INDUSTRY – SOUTH AFRICA. webadmin; ... PROXA protects environment by cleaning off-gasses from vanadium plant in Australia. read more. ... PROXA delivers a precommissioned boiler feed water plant to a platinum smelter in Zimbabwe. read more. Share this. ACACIA mining – …

FANRPAN RESEARCH REPORT: Youth and Agriculture

The agricultural environment in Zimbabwe over the past decade has allowed for a unique and interesting case study regarding the evolving relationship between youth and agriculture. This paper found that perceptions of agriculture held by young people are not static, but differ according to their contexts and immediate environments.

1.1 PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT - Home | ELAW

mining may commence. All types of active mining share a common aspect: the extraction and concentration (or beneficiation) of a metal from the earth. Proposed mining projects differ considerably in the proposed method for extracting and concentrating the metallic ore. In almost every case…

Community Development and Corporate Social Responsibility ...

Case Study of Mining Companies in Zvishavane and Mutoko in Zimbabwe Charles Dziro Lecturer, University of Zimbabwe-School of Social Work Abstract: The research attempted to find the relevance of community development and corporate social responsibility in the work of indigenisation and empowerment programmes in Zimbabwe.

Addressing Climate Change Threats to Zimbabwe’s Water ...

A new World Bank Group paper on climate change and water resources planning, development and management in Zimbabwe, requested by the government, reviews the broad links between climate and the hydrological cycle and water management and case studies from cities, irrigation and hydropower projects and recommends a range of adaptation measures.

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Mining Case Study. Mining Case Study. In Case Studies ... Zimbabwe and Papua New Guinea have been observed to routinely award mining companies with exemptions which do not require them to meet water quality standards (Shearman, 2001, p.175-177). An inherent difficulty in implementing laws has been observed to stem amongst government agencies as ...

State of Mining in Africa In the spotlight - Deloitte US

State of Mining . in Africa . In the spotlight. Content. ... We also follow case studies that, in our view, provide good examples that support our previous ... Zimbabwe have increased their tax royalty rates from 2010 to 2014. In the past year, Zambia was the only country to revise

BRITISH GEOLOGICAL, SURVEY

metalliferous mining: Korea, Chile and Zimbabwe case studies B A Klinck, M P Hawkins, Y Moore, C NgorimaA, U KelmB, B Palumbo, and Jin-Soo LeeC A Institute of Mining Research, University of Harare, Zimbabwe B University of Concepcih, Chile C Seoul National University, SKorea Keyworth, Nottingham British Geological Survey 2002

Improving Workers' Safety and Health in the Zimbabwean ...

workplace accidents in the mining and quarrying industry remain high, making the industry one of the riskiest operations worldwide. The purpose of this multiple case study was to explore successful strategies mining and quarrying leaders in Zimbabwe used to improve OSH. The key research question addressed successful strategies leaders in the

The story of Zimbabwe's Marange diamonds: Pollution ...

Dec 12, 2012· However, since the commencement of commercial diamond mining activities in Marange in September 2009, villagers have watched in agony as life is rapidly being squeezed out of this once Might River by mining companies. A scientific study commissioned by the Zimbabwe Environmental law Association and carried out by The University of Zimbabwe ...

Mining TOC case studies.docx - Can the theory of ...

View Mining TOC case studies.docx from ENGINEERIN 234 at University of Zimbabwe. Can the theory of constraints guide the next wave of mining productivity improvement? A strategy of continuous

Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Environmental …

Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Environmental Management: A Case Study of Zaka District, Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe Joshua Risiro Lecturer, Department of Curriculum Studies, Great Zimbabwe University, Masvingo, Zimbabwe Email: [email protected] Doreen, T. Tshuma

Case study: Lumwana - the largest capital investment in ...

Case study: Lumwana - the largest capital investment in Zambia The Lumwana copper mine is the largest new mine to be developed in a generation, and the …

Case Study 2: The Management of Hazardous Waste in …

HAZARDOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT – Case Study 2: The Management of Hazardous Waste in South Africa - G.E. Blight ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) As a result, the mining industry operated with standards that were based on what they could get away with without incurring excessive legal penalties and costs. Attitudes

Extractive industries policy and legal handbook : analysis ...

Extractive industries policy and legal handbook : analysis of the key issues in Zimbabwe's mining sector : case study of the plight of Marange and Mutoko Mining Communities

OVERVIEW OF THE IMPACT OF MINING ON THE ZAMBEZI …

An Overview of the Impact of Mining and Mineral Processing Operations on Water Resources and Water Quality in the Zambezi, Limpopo and Olifants Catchments in Southern Africa. Contract Report to the Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development (SOUTHERN AFRICA) Project, by CSIR-