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Corporate Social Responsibility Of Mining Companies In Ghana

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Performance: A
    Corporate Social Responsibility and Performance: A

    of Ghana especially in the mining sector using panel data technique. This paper seeks to contribute to the existing body of work in this area by examining the extent to which corporate social responsibility contributes to financial performance of large mining companies in Ghana

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  • Evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana
    Evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

    corporate social responsibility, mining industry, major mineral revenue, Ghana . Cite This Article: Solomon Kpabitey,Xie Zhong, Ampadu Seth, Amoako Richard, Evaluating and “ Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana; Evidence from the Mining Sector.” Journal of Finance and Economics, vol. 8, no. 1 (2020): 1-5. doi: 10.12691/jfe-8-1-1. 1

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  • (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining
    (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

    Mining companies in Ghana seem to have responded somehow over the years to the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) call but some still face open resistance from members of the communities who see them (mining companies) as socially irresponsible

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  • "Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining
    "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 activities. These circumstances with repercussions of corruption and inefficient management of corporate social responsibility

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  • [PDF] Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the mining
    [PDF] Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the mining

    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

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining
    Corporate Social Responsibility Activities of Mining

    Mining companies in Ghana seem to have responded somehow over the years to the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) call but some still face open resistance from members of the communities who see them (mining companies) as socially irresponsible. The research sought to unearth the views and concerns of the local communities about the CSR activities of

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  • Lifting the Veil of “Corporate Social Responsibility” in Ghana
    Lifting the Veil of “Corporate Social Responsibility” in Ghana

    May 24, 2010 In the mining sector, the term corporate social responsibility has been of significant use especially when mining companies are communicating their intentions and plans to local communities

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  • CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN GHANA
    CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN GHANA

    CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN GHANA FINAL REPORT SUBMITTED TO: Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) - Ghana By Dr. Raymond Atuguba Executive Director, Legal Resources Centre & Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Ghana, Legon & Ms. Christine Dowuona-Hammond Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Ghana, Legon With

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  • The Mining Industry and Corporate Social Responsibility
    The Mining Industry and Corporate Social Responsibility

    There is an ongoing debate on the relevance of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and its ability to provide visible development. In this study, we consider two major mining companies in Ghana, Anglogold Ashanti and Newmont Ghana Gold Limited, and draw on a sample from communities in which these companies operate in order to determine the impact of CSR on

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Industries by
    Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Industries by

    Mar 13, 2014 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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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Mining for
    Corporate Social Responsibility in Mining for

    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), which is built on the belief that business must address human needs, can help promote and enhance sustainability. Embedding the CSR concept and its practices in the mining industry could serve as a catalyst for

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  • Effects of Dwindling Gold Prices on Corporate Social
    Effects of Dwindling Gold Prices on Corporate Social

    Mar 28, 2017 Amponsah-Tawiah K., Tuokuu F.X.D. (2017) Effects of Dwindling Gold Prices on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Performance in Ghana’s Mining Sector. In: Idowu S., Vertigans S., Schiopoiu Burlea A. (eds) Corporate Social Responsibility in Times of Crisis. CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance

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  • (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining
    (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining

    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

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining
    Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining

    corporate social responsibility, environmental impact, community complaints, and the fiduciary responsibility to shareholders within gold mining companies in Ghana. Social exchange theory was the theoretical base of this quantitative correlational study, which included point-biserial and Spearman correlations to examine archival data from 10

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining
    Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining

    Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in Ghana: The case of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited at Ahafo Daniel Owusu-Ansah 1, 1Samuel Adu-Gyamfi , Edward Brenya1,Yaw Amo Sarpong , David

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Performance: A Case
    Corporate Social Responsibility and Performance: A Case

    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become very important in recent years, especially its impact on business operations. Using mining companies in Ghana as a case study, this study investigates the extent to

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana
    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

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  • (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana
    (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

    Corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities in Ghana are spearheaded by large-scale multinational companies and have gained momentum

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  • Corporate social responsibility in the large scale gold
    Corporate social responsibility in the large scale gold

    communities (ibid). Comparatively, in South Africa, mining companies spend 1% of the total output on corporate social responsibility (Scherer, 2013). Between 2004 and 2011, the various mining companies in Ghana have spent an amount of US$ 114,014,117 on CSR (Ghana Chamber of Mines, 2012)

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  • Corporate social responsibility and performance: A case
    Corporate social responsibility and performance: A case

    Abstract Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become very important in recent years, especially its impact on business operations. Using mining companies in Ghana as a case study, this study investigates the extent to which CSR activities engaged by companies relate to their performance.Content analysis is used in measuring the CSR activities of mining

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  • (DOC) IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
    (DOC) IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

    ABSTRACT Corporate Social responsibility (CSR) has of late taken central stage in the policy implementation of organisations. National governments and societies have also taken keen interest in the activities of organisations operating under their ... Future research into the CSR impact of mining companies in Ghana could also focus on CSR and

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  • Corporate social responsibility and political settlements
    Corporate social responsibility and political settlements

    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

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  • Mining Policy, Water Conflicts and Corporate Social
    Mining Policy, Water Conflicts and Corporate Social

    Mining Policy, Water Conflicts and Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Perspectives from the Wassa West District *John E. Koku & **Nandita Singh *Department of Geography and Resource Development, University of Ghana, Legon-Accra, Ghana **Department of Land and Water Resources Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm

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  • Aryee, B.N.A. (2001) Ghana’s Mining Sector Its
    Aryee, B.N.A. (2001) Ghana’s Mining Sector Its

    ABSTRACT: Mining companies in Ghana seem to have responded somehow over the years to the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) call but some still face open resistance from members of the communities who see them (mining companies) as socially irresponsible. The research sought to unearth the views and concerns of the local communities about

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  • (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian
    (PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian

    20.2 Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana’s Extractive Industry The extractive industry of relevance in this paper comprises the mining and oil and gas sectors. This is because the players in these industries have not only the resources to engage in CSR initiatives but they have also participated in the development of the communities in

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  • Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry
    Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry

    Jan 01, 2006 Mining companies' role in sustainable development: the ‘why’ and ‘how’ of corporate social responsibility from a business perspective Development South Africa , 20 ( 2 ) ( 2003 ) , pp. 237 - 254

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Political Settlements
    Corporate Social Responsibility and Political Settlements

    Jan 06, 2017 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 practices of mining companies affect local and national political settlements?

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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana.docx - Corporate
    Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana.docx - Corporate

    Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana The author commences by defining Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) according to many authors. According to the author, businesses have economic, ethical, legal and social responsibilities assigned to them by law, shareholders and other stakeholders and the society. Carroll defined CSR as the conduct of a business so

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