mining companies in zambia and community development

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN ThE mININg …

28 · eas, mining companies have been drivers of community development in the last 100 years through provision of various forms of infrastructure such as roads, schools, hospi-tals, water, and electricity, and also support for adjacent agricultural projects. At the just ended United Nations An-

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Community Development Agreements compulsory for …

Community Development Agreements compulsory for mining in Malawi Octo WebMaster A new Mining Act anticipated to be promulgated in Malawi this year will make it compulsory for all mining companies to undertake Community Development Agreements (CDAs).

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Zambia Mining Website | Mining Industry in Zambia

Mining companies in Zambia focus on excerpting copper and uranium, as well as gold, nickel and industrial deposits, which are more limited. For companies interested in mining operations, or the opening of mining companies, in Zambia, the Zambian Ministry of Mines, under which the Chamber of Mines is located, is the first port of call.

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Mining companies and governments in Zambia have …

Mining companies and governments in Zambia have to care for people. ... farmland destroyed by open pit mining and community health affected by waste and pollution. Luapula, Zambia: Mary goes into this pit every day in search of manganese ore. ... We start by setting up parish Justice and Peace and Development teams, and use the Church’s ...

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Legal and institutional frameworks for community ...

This article critically reviews emerging trends in legislative regimes regulating Community Development Agreements (CDAs) in the mining sector in Africa. It focuses on legal regimes that mandate CDAs as distinct from those that merely require mining companies to engage in community development activities in their areas of operation.

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Better Health in Mines and Mining Communities: A …

12 · Public health cannot be viewed as the responsibility of the mining companies; rather, it is perhaps more important to discuss—at the national level—how taxes are utilized to support community development as well as what incentives are necessary to encourage mining companies to look ‘beyond their immediate business imperatives’. 3.

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The best 10 Mining Companies Corporations in …

Find Mining Companies Corporations in Zambia and get directions and maps for local businesses in Africa. List of best Mining Companies Corporations in Zambia of 2020.

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Zambia « Mining and CSR

This research will examine the global governance and development impacts of the extractive sector in Africa; specifically, relationships between emerging international governance regimes, mining companies and new multi-faceted community development corporate social responsibility (CSR) programmes in Zambia.

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Managing mining for sustainable development

14 · Reference to companies or industry standards and bodies in this sourcebook should not be taken as endorsement by the United Nations, ... 6.3.1 Corporate responsibility and mining 93 6.3.2 Community development initiatives 93 6.3.3 Challenges with community development initiatives 95

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mining companies in zambia and community …

sustainable development through their CSR policies and programs. A case study focusing on the CSR programs of a mining company was chosen because mining has been the subject of serious criticisms regarding its impact on development, and because CSR programs are being used by a number of companies to respond to some of these criticisms.

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Community development is the process of increasing the engagement and inclusion of people in the decisions that affect their quality of life. The ICMM has developed 20 tools to support mining and metals companies in promoting sustainable community development.

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Mining companies and community health in Africa | …

The findings of the case studies resulted in the development of good practice papers on health service delivery by mining companies in a range of implementation and epidemiological settings that were of relevance to the mining sector as well as development partners.

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Phosphate mining, corporate social responsibility and ...

In mining-related literature, CSR programs of mining companies and the community development associated with mines have been extensively examined. The literature on mining and CSR is growing steadily (Karakaya and Nuur, 2018), however, as CSR relates to phosphate mining as a large-scale industry, it is still under explored.

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Zambia Overview

2 · World Bank Country Partnership Strategy for Zambia. The World Bank’s Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Zambia for the period 2023 is closely aligned with the government of Zambia’s National Development Plan and Vision 2030.The CPF is supporting Zambia in achieving its development goals, by focusing on three pillars; promoting opportunities and jobs for the rural poor, …

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Mining in Zambia

A structured guide to mining in Zambia. Toggle navigation ... mine development has been concentrated in an area known as Copperbelt Province. ... Mining companies may be allowed to maintain ...

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Copper mining in Zambia

4 · Copper mining in Zambia † page 2 Paper 165 † July 2008 However, its performance declined from the mid s and by the end of the 1980s copper mining was no longer the ‘golden cow’ which had been the engine of the country’s industrial and social development. Developments on the international stage, such as the

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mining | Development and Peace

30 · Several civil society organizations—including Development and Peace and its members—had been waiting for this new strategy in the hope that their calls for greater justice for communities in the Global South affected by the operations of certain mining companies would be heard.

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Mining Companies in Zambia | Projects IQ

9 · Access the most extensive list of mines from mining companies in Zambia and Africa . Projects IQ has over 1 900 projects listed on its database of mining companies across Zambia and the rest of Africa. To find those pertinent to your interests has been simplified by AMIQ.

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Mining 2020 | Laws and Regulations | Zambia | ICLG

1.1 What regulates mining law? The primary law governing the mining sector in Zambia is the Mines and Minerals Development Act No. 11 of 2015 of the Laws of Zambia (MMDA) as read together with the Mines and Minerals Development (Amendment) Act No. 14 of 2016.

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Mining brings development, overcrowding and AIDS …

2 · Mining companies had strongly opposed the changes and the current administration of President Rupiah Banda eliminated the windfall tax as well as some other measures that companies objected to. Zambia’s Finance Minister, Situmbeko Musokotwane, said the windfall tax was unfair because older mines in particular have high production costs.

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Corporate Sustainability Performance: An Approach to ...

18 · sustainable development of host communities in developing countries. Against this backdrop, there exists a knowledge gap in Zambia as to what the actual contributions of CSP are towards sustainable community development. Through literature review and community data analysis, the results

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Copper mining in Zambia

4 · Copper mining in Zambia † page 2 Paper 165 † July 2008 However, its performance declined from the mid s and by the end of the 1980s copper mining was no longer the ‘golden cow’ which had been the engine of the country’s industrial and social development. Developments on the international stage, such as the

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Community development – ICMM

Community development is the process of increasing the strength and resilience of communities, improving people’s quality of life and enabling people to fully participate in decision-making. ... We encourage all mining and metals companies to mine with principles and do the same.

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You are the company you keep: A tale of two mining …

There is a mining licence being contested today in Zambia with, on the one side, intimidation and defamation and on the other corporate social responsibility and the promise of jobs.

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A paradigm shift is needed for community development

13 · A sea change in the way that both government and mining companies approach community development initiatives is what is required for communities to benefit from infrastructure and social services in the long term. This is according to Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM) President, MZILA MTHENJANE. GERARD PETER reports.

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Community Development

Community development in the mining cycle (p25) From exploration to post-closure, each stage of the mining project cycle creates its own, distinct challenges. Relationships between mining companies, local communities and other stakeholders begin long before the construction of a mine commences. Companies would be wise to invest in establishing ...

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Undermining development? Copper mining in Zambia

Undermining development? Copper mining in Zambia October 2007 . 2 Contents ... overview of the operations of the key copper mining companies in Zambia such as KCM, Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) and Chambishi Mining. The ... community and the environment’,24 and makes it mandatory for large

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Sustainable Mining

2 · CDT Community Development Toolkit CIDA Canadian International Development Agency CommDev IFC/World Bank’s Oil, Gas, and Mining sustainable Community development fund CMVs Country mining visions CSO Central Statistical Office DFID UK Department for International Development DRC Democratic Republic of the Congo

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The Role of CSR in Development: A Case Study Involving …

17 · development, and because CSR programs are being used by a number of companies to respond to some of these criticisms. Further, the topic of this thesis is particularly relevant to the mining industry since most mineral extraction now takes place in developing countries. Finally, mining companies engage in a variety of CSR initiatives, including ...

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Corporate Social Responsibility in Mining ...

 · Ralph Hamann and Paul Kapelus argue that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)-related narratives and practices can be fruitfully assessed with reference to accountability and fairness as key criteria. Brief case studies of mining in South Africa and Zambia suggest that there are still important gaps between mining companies’ CSR activities, on the one hand, and accountability and fairness ...

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