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The National Coalition on Mining, is the leading advocacy Ghana-based network of activists, community-based organizations (those living in mining communities), artisanal and small scale miners and civil society organizations, and is a national association that works on mining issues. Formed in 2001, NCOM, with its diverse CSOs and CBOs from mining communities and representatives of small-scale miners has helped mining affected communities to have a presence and voice on the national stage.  TWN-Africa is the secretariat.

From Operation Flush Out to Operation Vanguard: Issues and Lessons

Presented by : Richard Ellimah (Executive Director, Centre for Social Impact Studies) Outline of Presentation —Historical Use of Military —Triggers of Military Operations —Military Operations —Consequences of Military Use —Operation Vanguard —Key Issues —Lessons, Going Forward Historical Use of...

Ghana’s ASM Policy and Regulatory Regime with Focus on Gold

Ghana/World Bank: THE MULTI-SECTORAL MINING INTEGRATED PROJECT (MMIP): Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining (ASM) Formalization Project SECTION I: POLICY, IMPACTS, CONTEXT AND CURRENT PRACTICES MINERALS AND MINING POLICY (NOVEMBER 2014) : PROMOTION OF EFFICIENT ARTISANAL AND SMALL-SCALE MINING OPERATIONS 1)ASMs...

Experiences and Challenges of ASGM

Presented by Godwin N. Amarh                                                                                             Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners   (GNASSM) Presentation Outline Introduction History of ASGM in Ghana Brief about GNASSM ASGM operations Ghana Experiences and Challenges ASGM in GhanaBefore the Ban and After the Ban...

Experiences and Challenges of ASGM

Presentation Outline Introduction History of ASGM in Ghana Brief about GNASSM ASGM operations Ghana Experiences and Challenges ASGM in Ghana Before the Ban and After the Ban Conclusion and Way forward Introduction  Brief  background of Ghana National Association of...