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Strengthen state institutions to address looming

Jun 23, 2021  CONIWAS has proposed that government strengthens the various state institutions tasked with dealing with illegal mining. Analysts have warned of a looming nationwide water crisis after illegal mining activities forced the Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) to deny over 140,000 people access to potable water in the Ashanti Region alone.

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Illegal wildlife trade/fishing/logging/mining United Nations

Illegal wildlife trade is a big business, often run by international criminal networks that traffic wildlife and animal parts much like illegal drugs and arms. By its very nature, it is extremely difficult to obtain reliable figures for the volume and value of illegal wildlife trade.

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With Election Looming, Peru's Fujimori Courts Illegal ...

Jun 03, 2016  The lucrative and poorly regulated industry makes illegal mining a prime target for money laundering operations. According to official statistics, the amount of illegal gold mining profits laundered in Peru rose from $1 billion to $1.5 billion between mid-2012 and early 2014. In late April Peru's First Lady, Nadine Heredia, warned that Fujimori ...

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Matjhabeng municipality: Rampant looting, illegal mining ...

Sep 05, 2021  Illegal mining activities and cable theft are on the rise too. Unemployment and closure of businesses in the Free State's mining towns has left one municipality with a burden of problems resting on its shoulders. The Matjhabeng local municipality servicing Allanridge, Odendaalsrus, Welkom, and Virginia, is now grappling with increasing ...

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NUM warns of looming illegal mining disaster - The Mail ...

Feb 22, 2014  A major tragedy is looming in disused mines if government does not take decisive action to curb thriving illegal mining, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said on Saturday.

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Illegal logging in Philippines’ Palawan stokes fears of a ...

Jun 15, 2021  Since November 2020, Indigenous people have observed trees that have been illegally felled within a mining concession in southern Palawan, an island in the western Philippines.

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Zambia : Disaster looming as illegal Miners invade two ...

Sep 27, 2018  Another disaster looming. Mining without safe work procedures/best operating practices in place is always fatal.Richard Musukwa must immediately stop this illegal mining activity to

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The Illegal Gold Mining Boom That's Poisoning Colombia ...

Jul 25, 2017  The looming mercury poisoning disaster in Colombia arises out of a combination of poverty, poor regulations and armed conflict. ... In an illegal gold mining area on

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Illegal wildlife trade/fishing/logging/mining United Nations

Illegal wildlife trade is a big business, often run by international criminal networks that traffic wildlife and animal parts much like illegal drugs and arms. By its very nature, it is extremely difficult to obtain reliable figures for the volume and value of illegal wildlife trade.

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DENR ordered to probe illegal mining, logging in Cagayan ...

Nov 16, 2020  The environment chief said they have issued cease-and-desist orders against small-scale mining operations, adding 10 people who died in landslides were

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NUM warns of looming illegal mining disaster - The Mail ...

Feb 22, 2014  A major tragedy is looming in disused mines if government does not take decisive action to curb thriving illegal mining, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said on Saturday.

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The Illegal Gold Mining Boom That's Poisoning Colombia ...

Jul 25, 2017  The looming mercury poisoning disaster in Colombia arises out of a combination of poverty, poor regulations and armed conflict. ... In an illegal gold mining area on

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China vows crackdown on 'illegal' crypto-related transactions

Sep 24, 2021  A group of government entities in China declared all transactions involving cryptocurrencies illegal and issued a nationwide ban on crypto mining. ... Gensler behind looming over-regulated crypto ...

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China's Reportedly Tracking Down Illicit Cryptocurrency ...

Sep 16, 2021  The report cited anonymous sources who claimed government inspections "targeting illegal mining activities in colleges, research institutions and

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FNB Stadium will go down in ruins if illegal mining continues

Nov 27, 2018  Besides instability of the ground created by illegal mining, Transnet and Sasol have come forward to warn of the potential looming disaster as

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ILLEGAL MINING TO STOP- MINISTER – Daily Nation

Mr Kabuswe said the illegal mining which was previously the order of the day would not be tolerated under the new dawn Government. He said it was the UPND administration’s desire to ensure that sanity was restored in the mining sector in Zambia by ensuring that the wanton illegal mining and destruction of the environment in other base metals ...

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Illegal logging, mining worsened impact of Philippines ...

Dec 06, 2012  Illegal logging and mining has stripped many hillsides bare in Mindanao, which has forest cover of only 10 percent. Deforestation means flash floods flow unimpeded, leading to

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How to clamp down on illegal mining - beef up on modern ...

Aug 27, 2019  How to clamp down on illegal mining. In 2017, it was estimated that South Africa’s illegal mining trade was worth R7 billion a year, and in 2015 the SA Human Rights Commission estimated that there were an active 30 000 illegal miners, or zama-zamas. According to news reports, mining towns across South Africa are under siege by illegal mining ...

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Massive illegal Chinese goldmining uncovered in Eastern ...

Jun 20, 2021  Massive illegal Chinese goldmining uncovered in Eastern Sierra Leone. James Fallah-Williams: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 20 June 2021: Hot on the heels of the corrupt $55m Chinese fishmeal factory deal at Black Johnson in Freetown, Western Sierra Leone, as well as the attempted impalement of a Sierra Leonean worker by a Chinese manager at the ...

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Inusah Fuseini Pledges To Stop Chinese Illegal Miners

Mar 14, 2013  The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini has reiterated government's commitment to flush out all unauthorized Chinese miners and other illegal operators in the small mining sector in Ghana to avert the looming environmental crisis. He intimated that the growing security and environmental challenges posed by illegal Chinese miners was creating 'a bad public

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Scars of illegal mining blight Brazil's Amazon - YouTube

The illegal gold mining business is booming in Brazil, with miners pinning their hopes on a bill President Jair Bolsonaro has sent to Congress that would ope...

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Galamsey: Our lives, livelihoods are at risk - Bawumia

Jul 20, 2021  The nation risks losing its forest cover if illegal mining activities persist. The Vice-President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, ... to address the looming danger. ...

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China vows crackdown on 'illegal' crypto-related transactions

Sep 24, 2021  A group of government entities in China declared all transactions involving cryptocurrencies illegal and issued a nationwide ban on crypto mining. ... Gensler behind looming over-regulated crypto ...

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China's Reportedly Tracking Down Illicit Cryptocurrency ...

Sep 16, 2021  The report cited anonymous sources who claimed government inspections "targeting illegal mining activities in colleges, research institutions and data centers" have become increasingly frequent in ...

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How to track illegal mining with open data by ...

Jul 14, 2021  Illegal mining can happen on a large as well as on a smaller one. A recent example is the diamond mining incident in South Africa.Environmental destruction spread, together with the risk of spreading Covid-19 after hundreds of people jumped to conclusions (satellite images showed vast stretches of cheese holes near a small village).

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Illegal Mining: Hawks Department Of Mineral Resources ...

Aug 25, 2017  The major challenges of illegal mining as noted by the Department of Mineral Resources were underground ventilation disruptions, compromised mine and surface infrastructure, environmental degradation, health and safety concerns, loss of revenue, the continuous re-opening of sealed shafts, legitimate mining operations being taken over by

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The Dangerous Effects of Illegal Mining Greentumble

Apr 04, 2017  Destructive cases of illegal mining across the world. In South America, the $2.4 billion illegal gold mining industry has been destroying the Amazon and costing dozens of lives. In Peru, Bolivia, and Colombia, illegal gold mining operations by private companies have devastated local communities.

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GOF: 14 individuals believed linked to illegal gold mining ...

1 天前  GOF: 14 individuals believed linked to illegal gold mining in Lahad Datu. KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 18 — A total of 14 people are believed to be involved in the illegal mining of gold at the Ulu Segama-Malua Forest Reserve in Lahad Datu following the discovery 103 holes and active underground tunnels, last August. Sabah General Operations Force (GOF ...

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14 individuals believed linked to illegal gold mining ...

1 天前  LAHAD DATU (Oct 18): A total of 14 people are believed to be involved in the illegal mining of gold at the Ulu Segama-Malua Forest Reserve in Lahad Datu following the discovery 103 holes and ...

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After mining, DR Congo turns focus on 'illegal' forest ...

Oct 19, 2021  According to an initial verification, the Congolese government claims numerous “illegal” contracts, among them “those signed in September 2020, including six concessions by a single company covering a total area of 1,376,375 hectares in violation of the law.”. DRC law limits the acreage control by a single firm to 500,000 hectares.

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On the Ground in the Battle Against Illegal Mining

Oct 21, 2013  Peru’s government, however, considers the use of heavy machinery illegal in these areas for smaller scale mining operations. The family’s home is separated from the center of the village by a wide sandy basin and a glowing trickle of a river — a garbage strewn stretch with an intoxicating stench and vultures looming overhead.

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Indonesian Govt Continues to Crack Down on Illegal Mining ...

Oct 13, 2021  Heavy equipment is operated to mine illegal gold in the hinterland of Sungai Mas District, West Aceh, Aceh, Saturday, August 29 2020. Illegal gold mining activities are increasingly rampant in the interior of West Aceh due to the lack of supervision from the authorities, so it is feared that it could trigger natural disasters, especially floods and landslide.

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Clayton, Gensler behind looming over-regulated crypto ...

Oct 17, 2021  A private meeting between then-Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Jay Clayton and a newly minted professor at the MIT business school named Gary Gensler appears to have set the stage for the misguided course of crypto-regulation we see today. Gensler, of course, would go on to take Clayton’s job after Joe

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The Illegal Gold Mining Boom That's Poisoning Colombia ...

Jul 25, 2017  The looming mercury poisoning disaster in Colombia arises out of a combination of poverty, poor regulations and armed conflict. ... In an illegal gold mining area on the banks of

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Illegally Mined Gold in Colombia Sold in US Al Jazeera ...

Nov 18, 2015  Illegal mining brings in approximately $2.5 billion a year and has now eclipsed cocaine trafficking as the main driver of violence and a source of dirty money in Colombia, according to President Juan Manuel Santos. But while cocaine travels clandestine routes from supplier to consumer, illegal gold travels with legal documents via airfreight.

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Advantages Of Illegal Mining Activities In South Africa

Mining in SA . Economic activity in modern-day South Africa has been centred on mining activities their ancillary services and supplies The country's stock exchange in Johannesburg was established in 1887 a decade after the first diamonds were discovered on the banks of the Orange River and almost simultaneously with the gold rush on the world-famous

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