Effects Of Titanium Mining And Community Displacements In Kenya

Effects Of Titanium Mining And Community Displacements In Kenya

Effects Of Titanium Mining And Community

effects of titanium mining and community displacements in kenya ; presentation on cement grinding plant ; copper ore not concentrated by hydraulic wash Read more Resettling Displaced People in a Coastal Zone Mining

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Titanium Mining in the Kwale District, Kenya EJAtlas

2015-12-30  After years of local struggle against a mining project for ilmenite for titanium, exports to China have started in 2014. Description: After years of negotiations, the Government of Kenya approved the project presented by the Canadian company Tiomin Resources Inc. for the exploitation of titanium

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Titanium mining benefit sharing in Kwale County

2020-3-5  4Titanium mining benefit sharing in Kwale County• The payment of mineral taxes and royalties, and the sharing of the same between all mining stakeholders; • Compensation for loss of land and other production resources as a result of mining-based displacements;

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Resource conflict in Kenya’s titanium mining industry

2017-7-19  While much debate has dwelled on whether mining is a curse or a blessing, little attention has been given to highlight the meanings that communities attach to the assets being fought over, and the need therefore to review existing laws on mining, and practices to reflect these realities.The displacement of over 3000 residents in Kwale, Kenya to make way for the mining of titanium has raised serious concerns over indigenous resource ownership and control in Kenya’s mining

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Influence of Multinational Projects on the Welfare of

2016-11-29  The case of Base Titanium and its effects on the society have been felt in the whole world, Africa and by narrower extent in Kenya especially in the Kwale County where its plant is situated at Maumba. Based on the titanium mining project in Kwale County, communities

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Factors Influencing Investment in the Mining Sector in

2020-4-1  country’s risk have significant and positive effects on investment in mining, while land tenure administration and entrepreneurship have insignificant effects on investment in mining in Kenya. These findings indicate that the existing land tenure administration and entrepreneurship capabilities are not suitable for investment in mining in Kenya.

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Kenya's mining industry still 'weighed down by weak

2021-4-30  Kenya has proven deposits of titanium, gold and coal but its mining sector is a relatively small contributor to national output. However, revenues

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Mining-induced displacement and resettlement: a

2015-1-15  It is the volatility of the mining sector, and the frequency at which projects are suspended, acquired or abandoned and the effects on resettlement that we highlight here. The brownfield effect can exacerbate conflict and create a hotbed of opposition, not only between company and community, but also within communities who were resettled.

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Socio-economic and environmental impact of mining

2016-1-1  Kenya has proven deposits of titanium, gold and coal, and is estimated to hold significant deposits of copper, niobium, manganese and rare earth minerals. The local share of mining revenue helps to diversify and expand the economy (Oxford Business Group, 2014). However, Kenya needs to attract investors from the mining industry to boost economic development.

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Land Grabbing, Tenure Security and Livelihoods in

2016-7-28  With these provisions, community land is going to end up in the hands of mining companies and the communities will be affected by negative environmental effects on the land and water which are important for their pastoral livelihood in an

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Titanium mining benefit sharing in Kwale County

2020-3-5  4Titanium mining benefit sharing in Kwale County• The payment of mineral taxes and royalties, and the sharing of the same between all mining stakeholders; • Compensation for loss of land and other production resources as a result of mining-based displacements; • Adoption of mitigation mechanisms to minimize the harmful social, economic

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Resource conflict in Kenya’s titanium mining industry

2017-7-19  ABSTRACTThe literature on community-mining enterprise conflict is currently dominated by discourses on equity, compensation, land ownership, and environmental degradation. While much debate has dwelled on whether mining is a curse or a blessing, little attention has been given to highlight the meanings that communities attach to the assets being fought over, and the need therefore to review

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Factors Influencing Investment in the Mining Sector in

2020-4-1  Factors Influencing Investment in the Mining Sector in Kenya: A Case Study of Base Titanium in Kwale, County Thomas Mwau Mutwiwa1, insignificant effects on investment in mining in Kenya. These findings indicate that the existing land tenure administration and the business community’s expectations about demand, supply and profit

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Kenya's mining industry still 'weighed down by weak

2021-4-30  Kenya has proven deposits of titanium, gold and coal but its mining sector is a relatively small contributor to national output. However, revenues

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Influence of Multinational Projects on the Welfare of

2016-11-29  Africa and by narrower extent in Kenya especially in the Kwale County where its plant is situated at Maumba. Based on the titanium mining project in Kwale County, communities living in Nguluku were the first hand people who received the company’s effects as early as it started its operation (Republic of Kenya, 2013).

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Mining-induced displacement and resettlement: a

2015-1-15  From a community perspective, the process of resettlement had commenced. A similar dynamic can occur while ownership of a project is in transition. In 2011, global mining giant Rio Tinto acquired Australian company Riversdale and its Benga coal mine in the Tete province of Mozambique during a partially complete relocation process.

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Displacement of people and its effects Modern Ghana

2009-7-29  Displacement and mining activities In Ghana, mining activities normally occur in remote areas. When a place is detected to possess any mineral resources, the people are told to vacate the area for the mining activity, and would be compensated. In the process they lose their farmlands meant for their livelihoods and homes.

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International Journal of Social and Development Concerns

the ward thus a clear need to understand the effects of mining on socio-economic of indigenous community in Kenya. Kaanto Lemarron, Dr. Urbanus Mwinzi Ndolo, Bernard Ndonga

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Land Grabbing, Tenure Security and Livelihoods in

2016-7-28  2.1 Land Grabbing in Kenya The term land grabbing refers to situations where individuals, corporations or states undertake large scale acquisitions of land, by way of lease, allocation, concession or purchase, for private use, food production, bio

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The Health Risks of Titanium Global Healing

2013-9-10  Titanium's Effect on Your Brain. Titanium exposure may be harmful to your brain. Titanium nano particles can enter directly into the hippocampus region of the brain through the nose and olfactory bulb. Research conducted by Escuela Superior de Medicina at Instituto Politécnico Nacional found that titanium dioxide had a toxic effect on glial

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Titanium mining benefit sharing in Kwale County

2020-3-5  4Titanium mining benefit sharing in Kwale County• The payment of mineral taxes and royalties, and the sharing of the same between all mining stakeholders; • Compensation for loss of land and other production resources as a result of mining-based displacements; • Adoption of mitigation mechanisms to minimize the harmful social, economic

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Factors Influencing Investment in the Mining Sector in

2020-4-1  Factors Influencing Investment in the Mining Sector in Kenya: A Case Study of Base Titanium in Kwale, County Thomas Mwau Mutwiwa1, insignificant effects on investment in mining in Kenya. These findings indicate that the existing land tenure administration and the business community’s expectations about demand, supply and profit

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Influence of Multinational Projects on the Welfare of

2016-11-29  Africa and by narrower extent in Kenya especially in the Kwale County where its plant is situated at Maumba. Based on the titanium mining project in Kwale County, communities living in Nguluku were the first hand people who received the company’s effects as early as it started its operation (Republic of Kenya, 2013).

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Socio-economic and environmental impact of mining

2016-1-1  1. Introduction. Kenya's mining industry is dominated by non-metallic minerals such as soda ash, fluorspar, kaolin and some gemstones. These minerals represent a small percentage of the Gross Domestic Product ().Kenya has proven deposits of titanium, gold and coal, and is estimated to hold significant deposits of copper, niobium, manganese and rare earth minerals.

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Aims Press-Mining impact on communities’

2020-1-18  Mining has been blamed globally for harmful and impoverishing effects. Most countries are rich sources of gemstone, yet there is very little development, since miners, and those around mining sites, still live in abject poverty. This study sought answers on: “how mining activities have affected communities’ livelihoods?”. Data was gathered from, Mwatate Sub-county, Taita Taveta County

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Africa: conflicts and mining-induced displacement

2008-2-1  "Mining-induced displacement was one of the most underreported causes of displacement in Africa, and one that was likely to increase, as mineral extraction remained a key economic driver in the whole region," was one of the conclusions of a official report by SADC, the Southern African Development Community, early 2006.

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Mining-induced displacement and resettlement: a

2015-1-15  1. Introduction. Physical displacement, relocation and resettlement are widely acknowledged as posing enormous risks to project-affected peoples. For over four decades, scholars, campaigners and project-affected people have sought to highlight the effects of development-induced displacement and resettlement (DIDR).1, 2 During this time, there has been a proliferation of case studies, research

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Vol 3, No 4 (2013) IISTE

Resettling Displaced People in a Coastal Zone Mining Project: Evaluating the Agricultural and Land use Potential of the Proposed Resettlement site –A Case of Titanium Mining in Kenya: PDF: Hemedi Mkuzi, Saeed Mwaguni, Kengo Danda : 152-164

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Positive and Negative Effects of Mining Positive

2018-6-5  Positive Effects of Mining. Economic Growth. Mining is a vital driver role of economic growth in numerous countries. Locally, it provides much-needed jobs and investment capital. At the top level, it can drive and define national growth. Some

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The Migingo Island dispute and international law

2021-7-13  The dispute over Migingo Island the one hectare of land floating in Lake Victoria presents interesting questions of international law, citizenship, regional integration and the incomplete decolonisation project in Africa. Indeed, it is instructive that both countries are seeking answers to this problem from archives in London.

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