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  • Effect of Corporate Social Responsibility on Firms

    May 30 2016 0183 32 Effect of Corporate Social Responsibility on Firms Performance Telecommunication Industry in USA Student Name Institution Contents Introduction 3 11 Background and Rationale 3 12 Research Aims 5 13 Research Objectiv 5 14 Research Questions 5 Literature Review and Critical Analysis 6 21 Corporate Social Responsibility CSR and...

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  • IMPACT OF MINING SECTOR INVESTMENT IN GHANA A

    The resurgence in the mining industry in Ghana since 1989 cannot be considered an isolated phenomenon It is driven by the global paradigm which emphasises private sector-led development as the engine of economic recovery in developing countri This is indeed the thrust of the structural adjustment programmes SAP prescribed for such...

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  • CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

    master thesis international relations radboud university nijmegen corporate social responsibility one term different approaches building a theoretical model to explain cross-national governmental approaches towards csr sara van hoeve supervised by drgc van der kamp-alons august 2016...

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  • ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

    and its effects on public health agriculture and the environment In addition the legacy of mining has left thousands of sites in Africa contaminated by mining and associated mine dumps such as tailings and slag material On the other hand the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining...

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  • Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry

    In recent years concerns about the sustainability and social responsibility CSR of businesses have become an increasingly high profile issue in many countries and industries none more so than the mining industry For mining one outcome of the CSR agenda is the increasing need for individual companies to justify their existence and document...

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  • DOC EXAMINING CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY CSR

    The purpose of the paper is to understand the various CSR activities carried by mining companies in Ghana and how these CSR programmes impact of the company s profitability The results from the research showed that CSR plays a role in creating brand awareness for...

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  • The relationship between CSR and financial performance

    nature of the CSR and financial performance relationship Peng Yang 2014 The newly introduced EU directive that mandates large companies to increase its reporting on CSR related matters is likely to have a significant effect on Swedish corporations which previously have reported CSR activities on a largely voluntary basis Government 2008...

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  • Mining and your Community Know your Environmental

    Mining is an important industry in South Africa but it is also an industry with a damaging impact Mining often pollutes the water air and soil and can disrupt farming activities and community life Communities throughout South Africa struggle to defend their rights to their land to their environment and to their resources when...

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  • The social and economic impacts of gold mining

    The social and economic impacts of gold mining 70 of total expenditures by gold mining companies are on payments to suppliers contractors and employe...

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  • PhD Thesis Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on

    Apr 16 2013 0183 32 Every firm differs in the way it implement CSR in strategic business practices with its size operating industry stakeholder demands historical CSR engagement level of diversification research and development and labour market conditions a few of the factors that determine this decision making...

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  • The Geographical Journal

    May 06 2003 0183 32 The environmental impact of small-scale gold mining in Ghana identifying problems and possible solutions Gavin Hilson Environmental Policy and Management Group EPMG Imperial College Centre for Environmental Technology Royal School of Minesghilson icacuk...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana Issues and

    Mar 28 2017 0183 32 Corporate social responsibility in Ghana Lessons from the mining sector In Conference proceedings 29th annual conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment Accra Ghana Google Scholar...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in the Hospitality Industry

    impact on economies and the environment Kluson 2004 This creates a paradox Despite all the efforts of the industry to become socially and economically responsible concerning environmental issues the three pillars of corporate social responsibility hereinafter referred to as CSR are affected negatively The impact of this is that the...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

    Gold mining communities in Ghana have experienced destruction of vegetation water pollution and soil contamination by activities of mining due to rapid growth and dependency on mining of natural resources within the catchment areas of the mining activiti These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility places organizational...

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  • The Mining Industry in Ghana A Blessing or a Curse

    paper identifies that with the international mining industry becoming more cosmopolitan developing countries will have to develop a competitive mining regime based on greater economic equality mutual benefit and in accordance with generally accepted notions of fairness Key words Ghana Mining Mineral Products Impact Economy 10 Introduction...

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  • Impacts of Foreign Direct Investment FDI on Rural

    This study assesses the impacts of Foreign Direct Investment FDI in the mining sector on rural poverty in Ghana To this end the study uses qualitative research techniques and employs New Institutionalist and Marxist theoretical perspectiv The study notes that large-scale mining activities in Ghana have intensified with increased foreign capital involvement in the mining industry...

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  • PDF Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

    Key Words Corporate Social Responsibility Africa Ghana Mining Industry 10 Introduction Organisations by their very nature have responsibilities ie economic ethic al legal and social...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

    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 10 Introduction...

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  • Environmental Impacts of Mining A Study of Mining

    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 exposition on the environmental impacts of mining activities in Ghana The paper mainly focused on the mining activities in Prestea in the western region of the country The data...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility CSR in the Ghanaian Gold

    The study showed that leadership is very essential for the effective implementation of CSR initiativ The study identified transformational leadership style as the most appropriate in the context of the mining industry as it enhanced the development of the CSR concept and helped to mitigate the impact of mining activities on the communiti...

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  • THE EFFECTS OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ON

    This thesis is an examination of the financial consequences of corporations engaging in socially Four empirical studies were undertaken of different but related financial aspects of corporate social responsibility CSR specifically the determinants of social responsibility and the effect of social The impact of CSR on internal...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining

    The Gold mining industry has responded by utilizing Corporate Social Responsibility CSR as a means to demonstrate its voluntary moral and ethical ways of sustainable mineral development The West African gold rich nation of Ghana is also experiencing these growing trends in...

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  • The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining galamsey towards

    The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining galamsey towards the Socio-economic Development of Mining Communities A Case Study of Kenyasi in the Brong Ahafo Region Adjei 1 NKOladejo1 IA Adetunde2 1University for Development Studies Department of Mathematics Navrongo Ghana...

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  • MINING IMPACTS ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND FOOD

    The evidence presented through out this research has shown the various impacts of mining activities on farmlands and the extent to which it has affected food production and security in towns in and around Kyebi in the Eastern Region of Ghana The influx of mining companies in the study area showed that mining activities within the region...

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  • Employee Motivation and Work Performance A Comparative

    Among the public and private sector institutions in Ghana the mining industry can be seen as one of the oldest industries known to play a central role in the economic development of the country Yet the mining industry has a problem of health-related illnesses and diseases where...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

    Adimazoya 2013 Through corporate social responsibility the mining industry may maintain its exemplary status among African countries Abugre 2014 The purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationships between corporate social responsibility environmental policies and community complaints and...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

    Jun 01 2015 0183 32 Corporate Social Responsibility Local Community Mining Company 1 Introduction The practical implications of Corporate Social Responsibility CSR have received much attention 1 - 5 Re-search suggests that corporate social responsibility represents a differentiating factor that may be used success-...

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  • The Impact of Coal Mining on the Living Conditions of

    THE IMPACT OF COAL MINING ON THE LIVING CONDITIONS OF RURAL COMMUNITIES IN MOZAMBIQUE A CASE STUDY OF CATEME Antonio Macheve Jr MCHANT003 2014 A minor dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of a Master of Philosophy MPhil in Development Studies 323 Corporate Social Responsibility...

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  • PDF Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies

    The mining industry and Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana Accor ding to Ababio a nd Boon 2009 the c oncept of Co rporate Social Responsibility can be traced back to the middle 1950s...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Industries by

    Mar 13 2014 0183 32 The Corporate Social Responsibility CSR programmes of mining companies tend to focus on community initiatives as their impact in economic social and environmental terms is felt greatest at the local level However the effectiveness of CSR initiatives in the oil gas and mining sectors has been increasingly questioned...

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  • An Assessment of Local Content

    the oil and gas industry in ghana by selma paulina baba 10599056 this dissertation is submited to the university of ghana legon in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the award of the master of arts degree in international affairs legon july 2018...

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  • How can mining contribute to the Sustainable Development

    Based on interviews with over 60 global experts from industry civil society governments academia and financial institutions the report identifies where mining can enhance the positive impacts...

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  • Corporate social responsibility in the large scale gold

    accounts for about the same percentage of the funds spent on corporate social responsibility Figure1 A line graph showing the contributions of the mining companies to CSR Adapted from Ghana chamber of Mines 2012 As the graph depicts there is a sharp rise from US 176 million spent in 2010 to the US 437 million 2011...

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  • ASSESSING THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF OIL AND

    various roads each day also have impact on the noise level within the surrounding communiti 40 Environmental Impacts The environmental impacts of the oil and gas exploration activities are enormous and cannot be overlooked These impacts tends to affect the ecosystem in the coastal regions in Ghana...

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  • An analysis of illegal mining on the Offin shelterbelt

    Jan 01 2016 0183 32 1 Introduction Mining is one of the key areas of natural resources exploitation in tropical countries like Ghana and contributed approximately US 4 billion in foreign direct investment to Ghana Yelpaala Ali 2005 Garvin McGee Smoyer-Tomic Aubynn 2009 Destruction of forest loss of habitats and biodiversity due to mining activities have been widely reported WWI 1992 Majer...

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility of Multinational

    Microsoft two well-known multinational corporations in the information technology industry that bring enormous impact to the world Lastly I will conclude and summarize the significance of corporate social responsibility through the case studies of the two compani Definition of Corporate Social Responsibility...

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  • UNIVERSITY OF GHANA

    university of ghana mining sector csr stakeholder management a case study of chirano gold mines limited ghana by yvonne barnieh 10268329 this thesis is submitted to the university of ghana legon in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the award of mphil human resource management degree...

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  • MASTER THESIS AND GENDER LEADERSHIP

    Master Thesis and Gender Leadership Ainura Kadyrkulova 6 4 Methods for data collection 41 Research methodology and methods The process of collecting data that can present relevant aspects of methods which is used in this thesis is articles journals books and internet...

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