Corporate Social Responsibility In Ghana Lessonfrom The Mining Sector

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the

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Corporate Social Responsibility In Ghana Lessons From The Mining Sector. Corporate social responsibility as a specific theory affirms that corporations are entities with economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic obligations.Corporations responsible for a triple bottom line seek sustainability in the economic, social, and environmental realms.Corporate ethics built on stakeholder theory seek


Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry

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


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. 1.0 Introduction


Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in Ghana

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


Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining Companies: The Views of the Local Communities in Ghana Yaw Brew 1,2 , Chai Junwu 1 , ys Addae-Boateng 2 1 School of Management and Economics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China . 2 Faculty of Business and Management Studies, Koforidua Polytechnic


Corporate Social Responsibility CSR in the Ghanaian Gold

The study also revealed that there has been high awareness of CSR among the managers in the Ghanaian gold mining industry. The awareness and conceptualization of CSR in the gold mining industry was however skewed towards issues of acquisition and retention of social licence, community development and community engagement.


Evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana; Evidence

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 allo ed to such corporate social responsible activities. Descriptive research design was employed and secondary data was collected from the website of the Ghana chamber of mines and other


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Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organization, 2004 Corporate Social Responsibility, ASOCIO Policy Paper, June 2004, Draft National Mining Policy of Ghana, 2010


Corporate social responsibility and the mining industry

Dyann Ross, Dynamics of Corporate Social Responsibility in Australia’s Mining Sector: A Critical Sociological Analysis, The Dynamics of Corporate Social Responsibility, 10.1007/978-3-319-39089-5 10, 187-201 , 2017 .


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ASSESSMENT OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY PRACTICES IN GHANA& 39; S MINING SECTOR: LESSONS FROM ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI LTD AUTHORS


Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry

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 chment areas of the mining activities. These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility places organizational


Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining Industry

Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining Industry : The Ghana Experience Aimann Sadik Montclair State University Follow this and additional works at: digitalcommons.montclair.edu/etd Part of theEnvironmental Sciences Commons This Dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by Montclair State University Digital Commons.


Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in Ghana

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


Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining Companies: The Views of the Local Communities in Ghana Yaw Brew 1,2 , Chai Junwu 1 , ys Addae-Boateng 2 1 School of Management and Economics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China . 2 Faculty of Business and Management Studies, Koforidua Polytechnic


Corporate Social Responsibility CSR in the Ghanaian Gold

The study also revealed that there has been high awareness of CSR among the managers in the Ghanaian gold mining industry. The awareness and conceptualization of CSR in the gold mining industry was however skewed towards issues of acquisition and retention of social licence, community development and community engagement.


Corporate Social Responsibility CSR in the mining industry

Using a case study of two multinational mining companies operating in the Western Region of Ghana, West Africa, this paper aims to examine the community development approaches of large scale mining companies, with particular reference to how they may engender community dependency. The paper begins with a review of CSR in the mining industry, corporate community initiatives and the problem of


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Corporate social responsibility and political settlements. Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru 2 Introduction In this working paper I explore and compare the political effects of corporate social responsibility CSR in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Pe To do this, I.


Lifting the Veil of “Corporate Social Responsibility” in Ghana

In the mining sector, the term corporate social responsibility has been of significant use especially when mining companies are communi ing their intentions and plans to local communities. Meanwhile, the worst of activities that taint corporate social image are rife in the mining sector.


Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Context

Corporate social responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the mining sector. In Conference proceedings of the 29th annual conference of the international association for impact assessment on the theme “impact assessment and human well-being” , May 16 – 22, 2009, Accra International Conference Center, Accra, Ghana www.iaia.org .


Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry

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 chment areas of the mining activities. These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility places organizational


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ASSESSMENT OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY PRACTICES IN GHANA& 39; S MINING SECTOR: LESSONS FROM ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI LTD AUTHORS


Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining Industry

Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining Industry : The Ghana Experience Aimann Sadik Montclair State University Follow this and additional works at: digitalcommons.montclair.edu/etd Part of theEnvironmental Sciences Commons This Dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by Montclair State University Digital Commons.


Corporate Social Responsibility CSR in the mining industry

Using a case study of two multinational mining companies operating in the Western Region of Ghana, West Africa, this paper aims to examine the community development approaches of large scale mining companies, with particular reference to how they may engender community dependency. The paper begins with a review of CSR in the mining industry, corporate community initiatives and the problem of


Lifting the Veil of “Corporate Social Responsibility” in Ghana

In the mining sector, the term corporate social responsibility has been of significant use especially when mining companies are communi ing their intentions and plans to local communities. Meanwhile, the worst of activities that taint corporate social image are rife in the mining sector.


UNIVERSITY OF GHANA STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY

university of ghana . stakeholder engagement and sustainability of corporate social responsibility outcomes: perspectives from the ghanaian mining sector


Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Context

Corporate social responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the mining sector. In Conference proceedings of the 29th annual conference of the international association for impact assessment on the theme “impact assessment and human well-being” , May 16 – 22, 2009, Accra International Conference Center, Accra, Ghana www.iaia.org .


Corporate Social Responsibility in mining in Southern Africa

Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru T. Frederiksen / Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2017 This paper explores and compares the political effects of corporate social responsibility CSR in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Peru.


Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

Corporate Social Responsibility, Local Community, Mining Company 1. Introduction The practical impli ions 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-


Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry

Indeed, Warhurst notes that many of the environmental disasters or human rights incidents that have contributed to the growing public concern about CSR over the last 40 years took place in the mining or petroleum industries; thus, the mining industry is a key topic in debates about social and environmental responsibility .


Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining Industry

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 chment areas of the mining activities. These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility places organizational


Corporate Social Responsibility and Political Settlements in

Frederiksen, Tomas, Corporate Social Responsibility and Political Settlements in the Mining Sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru January 3, 2017 . ESID Working Paper No 74. Manchester: Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, The University of Manchester.


Mining Sector Csr Stakeholder Management: A Case Study of

The concept of Corporate Social Responsibility is increasingly becoming popular in the 21st Century in both business and academic circles. In response to heightened global awareness of environmental sustainability and stakeholder rights, social legitimacy has become the bedrock for business survival, profitability and growth.


Corporate Social Responsibility CSR in the mining industry

Using a case study of two multinational mining companies operating in the Western Region of Ghana, West Africa, this paper aims to examine the community development approaches of large scale mining companies, with particular reference to how they may engender community dependency. The paper begins with a review of CSR in the mining industry, corporate community initiatives and the problem of


Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in

Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru 1 Abstract This paper explores and compares the political effects of corporate social responsibility CSR in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Peru. The paper adopts a political settlements approach to answer the question: How do the CSR


UNIVERSITY OF GHANA STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY

university of ghana . stakeholder engagement and sustainability of corporate social responsibility outcomes: perspectives from the ghanaian mining sector


Corporate Social Responsibility in mining in Southern Africa

Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru T. Frederiksen / Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2017 This paper explores and compares the political effects of corporate social responsibility CSR in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Peru.


"Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining Industry

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 other mineral-rich countries.


Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

Corporate Social Responsibility, Local Community, Mining Company 1. Introduction The practical impli ions 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-


Corporate Social Responsibility in the Oil and Gas Industry

industry, accidents will happen. Therefore, societies look to oil and gas companies to self-regulate: to do more to guard against risks to society than merely comply with the law. Perhaps more so than in any other industry, people demand corporate social responsibility CSR from oil and gas companies.


Mining Sector Csr Stakeholder Management: A Case Study of

The concept of Corporate Social Responsibility is increasingly becoming popular in the 21st Century in both business and academic circles. In response to heightened global awareness of environmental sustainability and stakeholder rights, social legitimacy has become the bedrock for business survival, profitability and growth.


Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry: an

The purpose of this paper is to explore how and what drives corporate social responsibility CSR in host communities of mining companies in developing countries.,To address this knowledge gap, this paper used Ghana as a test case and conducted 24 in-depth interviews with participants drawn from mining host communities.,The paper discovered that while CSR is broadly understood and encompasses


Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in

Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru 1 Abstract This paper explores and compares the political effects of corporate social responsibility CSR in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Peru. The paper adopts a political settlements approach to answer the question: How do the CSR


UNIVERSITY OF GHANA STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY

university of ghana . stakeholder engagement and sustainability of corporate social responsibility outcomes: perspectives from the ghanaian mining sector


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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


"Corporate Social Responsibility and the Gold Mining Industry

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 other mineral-rich countries.


How can Corporate Social Responsibility deliver in Africa

Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru T. Frederiksen / Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2017 This paper explores and compares the political effects of corporate social responsibility CSR in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Peru.


Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

Corporate Social Responsibility, Local Community, Mining Company 1. Introduction The practical impli ions 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-


CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN ThE mININg SECTOR

ity conference under the theme, Corporate Social Responsibility for Broad Based Em-powerment in the Mining Industry. Corporate Social Responsibility is a business process a company adopts beyond its legal obliga-tions in order to create added economic, so-cial and environmental value to society and


Corporate social responsibility reporting of banks operating

Amponsah-Tawiah, K. and Dartey-Baah, K. 2011. Corporate social responsibility in Ghana. International Journal of Business and Social Science, 2: 107-112. Arvidsson, S. 2010. Communi ion of Corporate Social Responsibility: A Study of the Views of Management Teams in Large Companies. Journal of Business Ethics, 96: 339-354.


Mining Sector Csr Stakeholder Management: A Case Study of

The concept of Corporate Social Responsibility is increasingly becoming popular in the 21st Century in both business and academic circles. In response to heightened global awareness of environmental sustainability and stakeholder rights, social legitimacy has become the bedrock for business survival, profitability and growth.


Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry: an

The purpose of this paper is to explore how and what drives corporate social responsibility CSR in host communities of mining companies in developing countries.,To address this knowledge gap, this paper used Ghana as a test case and conducted 24 in-depth interviews with participants drawn from mining host communities.,The paper discovered that while CSR is broadly understood and encompasses


UNIVERSITY OF GHANA - UGSpace

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


Amponsah-Tawiah K. and Dartey-Baah K. 2012 . Corporate Social

Evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana; Evidence from the Mining Sector. Journal of Finance and Economics . 2020; 8 1 :1-5. doi: 10.12691/jfe-8-1-1. Correspondence to: Solomon Kpabitey, Hefei University of Technology, China.


Corporate governance in the Ghanaian mining industry

Through qualitative content analysis of corporate annual/integrated reports of multinational mining firms with operations in Ghana and analysis of interviews with stakeholders of the mining industry, the research reveals colonised features of the industry by multinational firms and in extreme cases racial issues.


Corporate social responsibility and multinational enterprise

2018 . Corporate social responsibility and multinational enterprise identity: insights from a mining company& 39;s attempt to localise in Ghana. Social Identities: Vol. 24, The Identities of Emerging and Developed Multinational Corporations and Their Effect on Business and Society, pp. 604-623.


How can Corporate Social Responsibility deliver in Africa

Corporate social responsibility and political settlements in the mining sector in Ghana, Zambia and Peru T. Frederiksen / Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2017 This paper explores and compares the political effects of corporate social responsibility CSR in the mining sector in Zambia, Ghana and Peru.


CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN ThE mININg SECTOR

ity conference under the theme, Corporate Social Responsibility for Broad Based Em-powerment in the Mining Industry. Corporate Social Responsibility is a business process a company adopts beyond its legal obliga-tions in order to create added economic, so-cial and environmental value to society and


The Socio-economic Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility

Abstract. The purpose of this study is to analyse the implementation of corporate social responsibility programmes by Marange mining companies to determine whether they mitigate negative social and environmental impacts and contribute to sustainable development in the communities in which they operate.


Social impact assessment in the mining sector: Review and

Examples include Corporate Social Responsibility CSR and governance, conflict minerals, Social Licence to Operate SLO , and Artisanal and Small-scale Mining ASM . Broad geographical coverage we included all continents with at least two studies .


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