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2021-8-16 · Contains more than 6,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, Academic Complete (formerly Premier) offers indexing and abstracts for more than 10,100 journals and a total of more than 10,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Subject areas covered include: animal …

Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

2020-8-21 · Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to about 5.7% of the country''s GDP. The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts. This paper provides an …

A Review of the Health Implications of Heavy Metals in ...

Heavy metals such as Zn, Pb, Fe, and Cu are abundant in the environment and contribute largely to the sustainability and equilibrium of ecosystem processes. However, because of their bioaccumulation, nondegradability, and the excessive amounts in which they exist, these metals contaminate the food chain and subsequently become a source of toxicity to human beings …

Ayelazuno | Large-scale mining and ecological imperialism ...

2019-1-4 · The article draws on the insights of political ecology to illuminate the politics shaping the enforcement of environmental regulation in the mining sector of Ghana. We argue that the Ghanaian state uses strong-arm measures against artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) operators, particularly, the subaltern classes engaged in the industry for survival.

RESEARCH ON CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY …

2017-4-27 · Corporate Social Responsibility AE Vol. XIII • No. 29 • February 2011 119 In order to respond the research questions regarding the sustainability reporting, we conducted content analyse on the extent of corporate social responsibility (CSR) report for the first 50 companies on Global Fortune. We, then, tested the correlation between

The International Journal of Sustainability in Economic ...

Articles published in . The International Journal of Sustainability in Economic, Social, and Cultural Context . are peer reviewed by scholars who are active participants of the On Sustainability Knowledge Community or a thematically related Knowledge Community. This engagement with the Knowledge Community, as well as

Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is now well known concept which is widely used in practice by mining companies, both large and small. The main role of CSR for mining companies is to ensure a responsible business venture to reduce potential risks arising from safety issues and a potential negative environmental footprint and to attract better employees and gain acceptance …

Evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana ...

2019-11-4 · The focus of this paper is to evaluate corporate social responsibility activities by Ghana Mining Industry, seeking to evaluate how much of total revenue from the four major minerals mine in Ghana is allocated to such corporate social responsible activities. Descriptive research design was employed and secondary data was collected from the website of the …

The Roles and Responsibilities of ...

2012-9-11 · Global Journal of Management and Business Research . Volume 12 Issue 15 Version 1.0 Year 2012 . Type: Double Blind Peer Reviewed International Research Journal Publisher: Global Journals Inc. (USA) Online ISSN: 2249-4588 & Print ISSN: 0975-5853. The Roles and Responsibilities of Management Accountants in the Era of Globalization

Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability: The ...

2013-4-30 · Corporate Social Responsibility as an Obligation According to J. Ivancevich, P. Lorenzi, S. Skinner, and P. Crosby (1997), corporate social responsibility as a social obligation holds the view that a corporation engages in socially responsible behavior when it pursues profit only within the constraints of law.

Jerome M. Adams, 2019

2019-10-10 · The nature of work is changing, and some changes may have a considerable effect on worker well-being. On the one hand, new practices that are being adopted to promote employee well-being (eg, non-standard employment arrangements) can also foster team member engagement and improved performance, 20,21 and the evidence base for the effectiveness of …

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

2011-8-19 · the fulfillment of corporate goals and examines the CSR concept in the Ghanaian mining industry. In Ghana the concept has tended to focus on the external environment to the neglect of the internal environment from where employees operate. Key Words: Corporate Social Responsibility, Africa, Ghana, Mining Industry. 1.0 Introduction

Alcohol industry corporate social responsibility ...

We searched for peer-reviewed studies published since 1980 of alcohol industry CSR initiatives in seven electronic databases. The basic search strategy was organized around the three constructs of ''alcohol'', ''industry'' and ''corporate social responsibility''. …

The Impact of Effective Recruitment

2017-1-17 · Global Journal of Management and Business Research: A. Administration and Management. Volume 16 Issue 11 Version 1.0 Year 2016 Type: Double Blind Peer Reviewed International Research Journal Publisher: Global Journals Inc. (USA) Online ISSN: 2249-4588 & Print ISSN: 0975-5853

"Corporate Responsibility in Peace building, Conflict ...

2016-5-1 · This article seeks to explore the role of the mining sector in peace building, conflict prevention and community development in Ghana. After thoroughly reviewing secondary data, including articles, books, journals, newspapers, etc., via critical document review and qualitative research approaches the research found that, there is no legal document on CSR in Ghana, …

Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

2021-6-28 · mining companies and three hundred (300) registered small-scale mining groups involved in mining exploration in Ghana. The key players in the large-scale sector include AngloGold Ashanti Ltd, Goldfields Ghana Ltd., Golden Star Resources Ltd., Newmont Mining Corporation, Red Back Mining, Adamus Resources Ltd, Alcoa Inc., Alcan

Sustainability in Supply Chain Management: Aggregate ...

2016-1-25 · Supply chain management that considers the flow of raw materials, products and information has become a focal issue in modern manufacturing and service systems. Supply chain management requires effective use of assets and information that has far reaching implications beyond satisfaction of customer demand, flow of goods, services or capital. …

Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility for ...

2016-11-21 · BUSINESS ETHICS AND CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS AND GROWTH Godfrey Adda, Dr. John Bosco Azigwe, Aboteyure Roger Awuni School of Business, Bolgatanga Polytechnic, P. O. Box 767, U.E.R, Ghana ABSTRACT: The concepts of ethical behavior and corporate social responsibility have come to

(PDF) Carroll''s pyramid of CSR: taking another look

In this review article, the author takes another look at the well-known Carroll''s Pyramid of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). In this article, he comments on the framework''s popular useage ...

CSR in the telecom industry of a developing country ...

2020-7-7 · The study examines employee perceptions of CSR relating to stakeholders in the telecommunication industry of Ghana. It also analyses the variations in CSR practices among the sampled telecommunication firms.,By means of a survey, the study explored from the perspective of employees the CSR practices of their firms highlighting the stakeholder group they perceive …

A Longitudinal Study of the Impact of Corporate Social ...

2017-8-18 · Article A Longitudinal Study of the Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on Firm Performance in SMEs in Zambia Progress Choongo Department of Management and Organization, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, VU University Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands; p [email protected] or …

Occupational Safety and Health in Mining

2013-5-25 · All articles are peer-reviewed. Arbete och Hälsa has a broad target group and ... a summary is given of the ten biggest mining companies in terms of number of employees. ... ambitions and activities is easily accessible. They are committed to environmental sustainability, social responsibility, and the protection of the health and wellbeing of ...

Evidence of the impacts of metal mining and the ...

2019-2-21 · Mining activities, including prospecting, exploration, construction, operation, maintenance, expansion, abandonment, decommissioning and repurposing of a mine can impact social and environmental systems in a range of positive and negative, and direct and indirect ways. Mining can yield a range of benefits to societies, but it may also cause conflict, not least …

Corporate social responsibility: An old wine in a new gourd

corporations is that companies have primary, if not sole, responsibility towards its owners, or stockholders. Here, corporations have only two obligations – to obey the law and to make money for their stockholders. However, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) principles documented in ISO-26000 (10E), an internationally

Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. Search across a wide variety of disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions.

Factors of Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure

This research was conducted to determine the factors of corporate social responsibility disclosure in mining companies listing on the Indonesia Stock Exchange. The research method used was purposive sampling and multiple regression. As for the sample in the research of 48 mining companies listing on the Indonesian Stock Exchange from 2014 - 2016.

Challenges of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in ...

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) still has trouble with living up to its expectations. • Ghana''s dual governance (especially land tenure) structure complicates the challenges of the mining sector. • Absence of clear CSR language in existing …

Corporate Social Responsibility: Communication about ...

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is now well known concept which is widely used in practice by mining companies, both large and small. The main role of CSR for mining companies is to ensure a responsible business venture to reduce potential risks arising from safety issues and a potential negative environmental footprint and to attract better employees and gain acceptance …

Corporate Social Responsibility

2021-2-1 · worldwide for authoritative information, company examples and advice about corporate social responsibility (CSR). This guide has been developed by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) to help respond to that demand. Importantly, the guide should also be useful to the many firms that do not currently have formal CSR poli-

Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in …

2018-3-12 · Large-scale mining, also known as legal mining, generates more than 95 percent of the world''s total mineral production and employs approximately 2.5 million people across the world.13 In Ghana, there are 19 large mining companies operating approximately 16 gold mines, one bauxite mine and one manganese mine.2 These companies are largely privately owned …

Cogent Business & Management: Vol 8, No 1

Article. Exploratory research on digitalization transformation practices within supply chain management context in developing countries specifically Egypt in the MENA region. Nermin Khalifa, Mona Abd Elghany & Marwa Abd Elghany | Albert W. K. Tan (Reviewing editor) Article: 1965459. Published online: 26 Aug 2021.