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Galamsey in Ghana and China's illegal gold rush Asia by Africa

16 Jan 2019 ... Some 50,000 Chinese migrants have flocked to Ghana to stake their claim in the country's illegal gold mining rush with dire environmental,...

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Ghana's crackdown on illegal gold mining prompts Chinese exodus ...

When he first arrived most of the Chinese in Ghana were from Hong Kong and Taiwan. ... Chinese gold miners flee Ghana amid crackdown and reports of abuse.

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Dig for gold in Ghana at your own risk, Chinese miners warned after ...

Chinese citizens who work at gold mines in Ghana will not be protected by their home country if they get snared in a crackdown on illegal mining, China's...

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Ghana crackdown on illegal gold mining inflames tensions with ...

30 Apr 2017 ... Ghana's push to crack down on illegal gold mining is winning praise from the public but inflaming tensions with China, its biggest trading...

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Gold, guns and China: Ghana's fight to end galamsey - African ...

30 May 2017 ... Hundreds of thousands, including many from China, are engaged in illegal artisanal mining. How can the government stop it? Ghana galamsey.

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Ghana leader fears Chinese are illegally mining gold - Nikkei Asian ...

6 Jan 2019 ... TOKYO -- Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo said China may be engaging in unauthorized mining of gold and other mineral resources in the...

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Lifting the lid on Ghana's illegal small-scale mining problem

25 Sep 2019 ... In 2006 small numbers of Chinese and other foreign miners came to Ghana to engage in gold mining. Then a hike in gold prices from 2008...

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Chinese involvement in small-scale gold mining in Ghana and its ...

South-South labour migration and the impact of the informal. China-Ghana gold rush 2008-13. Gabriel Botchwey, Gordon Cford,. Nicholas Loubere and Jixia...

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Ghana Arrests Chinese in Gold Mining Regions - The New York Times

7 Jun 2013 ... DAKAR, Senegal The authorities in Ghana have conducted sweeping arrests of Chinese citizens in the nation's gold-mining regions, officials...

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Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants' illegal gold ...

It is now clear that the actors involved in illegal gold mining in Ghana are complex even...

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Galamsey in Ghana and China's illegal gold rush Asia by Africa

16 Jan 2019 ... Some 50,000 Chinese migrants have flocked to Ghana to stake their claim in the country's illegal gold mining rush with dire environmental,...

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Ghana's crackdown on illegal gold mining prompts Chinese exodus ...

When he first arrived most of the Chinese in Ghana were from Hong Kong and Taiwan. ... Chinese gold miners flee Ghana amid crackdown and reports of abuse.

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Dig for gold in Ghana at your own risk, Chinese miners warned after ...

Chinese citizens who work at gold mines in Ghana will not be protected by their home country if they get snared in a crackdown on illegal mining, China's...

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Ghana crackdown on illegal gold mining inflames tensions with ...

30 Apr 2017 ... Ghana's push to crack down on illegal gold mining is winning praise from the public but inflaming tensions with China, its biggest trading...

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Gold, guns and China: Ghana's fight to end galamsey - African ...

30 May 2017 ... Hundreds of thousands, including many from China, are engaged in illegal artisanal mining. How can the government stop it? Ghana galamsey.

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Ghana leader fears Chinese are illegally mining gold - Nikkei Asian ...

6 Jan 2019 ... TOKYO -- Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo said China may be engaging in unauthorized mining of gold and other mineral resources in the...

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Lifting the lid on Ghana's illegal small-scale mining problem

25 Sep 2019 ... In 2006 small numbers of Chinese and other foreign miners came to Ghana to engage in gold mining. Then a hike in gold prices from 2008...

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Chinese involvement in small-scale gold mining in Ghana and its ...

South-South labour migration and the impact of the informal. China-Ghana gold rush 2008-13. Gabriel Botchwey, Gordon Cford,. Nicholas Loubere and Jixia...

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Ghana Arrests Chinese in Gold Mining Regions - The New York Times

7 Jun 2013 ... DAKAR, Senegal The authorities in Ghana have conducted sweeping arrests of Chinese citizens in the nation's gold-mining regions, officials...

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Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants' illegal gold ...

It is now clear that the actors involved in illegal gold mining in Ghana are complex even...

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Sino-Ghana bilateral relations and Chinese migrants' illegal gold ...

It is now clear that the actors involved in illegal gold mining in Ghana are complex even...

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The impact of Chinese involvement in small-scale gold mining in ...

Small-scale mining contributes about 30% of Ghana's total gold output and provides livelihoods to large numbers of people...

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Illegal Chinese gold miners blamed for pollution, violence in Ghana ...

2 May 2017 ... Tensions between Ghana and China have escalated in the past weeks as Africa's second largest gold producer announced last month the...

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SouthSouth Irregular Migration: The Impacts of China's Informal ...

11 Oct 2018 ... From the mid20002013, approximately 50,000 irregular Chinese migrants entered Ghana to engage in smallscale gold mining.

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Chinese participation in Ghana's informal gold mining economy ...

Thousands of Chinese citizens have migrated to Ghana to engage in artisanal gold mining illegally. . Concerns of a Chinese 'takeover' of the country's artisanal...

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Ghana Just Scratching Surface of Illegal Gold Mining | Voice of ...

27 May 2019 ... Ghana cracked down on illegal small-scale gold mining in 2017, after ... to gold mined illegally and often siphoned away by Chinese buyers.

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Chinese gold mining: Ghana cartoonist stands up to China media ...

25 Nov 2017 ... The Chinese embassy was reportedly infuriated by the cartoons by Ghanaian artist Bright Tetteh Ackwerh.

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Chinese Participation in Ghana's Informal Gold Mining Economy ...

This paper brings some clarity to the debate on Chinese participation in Ghana's artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) sector. Over the past decade, tens of...

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Ghana arrests 124 Chinese citizens for illegal gold mining | World ...

6 Jun 2013 ... Local police arrested the suspected illegal miners in the country's capital, Accra, China's state newswire Xinhua reported on Thursday, citing...

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Ghana's Illegal Galamsey Gold Mining Affecting Cocoa Farmers ...

6 Mar 2018 ... After a few years of low production, he sold his 14 acres to a group of small-scale gold miners, also called galamsey miners, with a Chinese...

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Galamsey - Wikipedia

A galamsey, derived from the phrase "gather them and sell", is a local Ghanaian term which means illegal small-scale gold mining in Ghana. Such workers are known as galamseyers or orpailleurs in neighboring Francophone nations. Galamseyers are people who perform illegal gold mining independent of ... but believed to be from 20,000 to 50,000, including thousands from China.

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Conceptualising the Chinese Gold Rush in Ghana - Chinoiresie

7 Dec 2018 ... The sudden influx of these small-scale miners to Ghana also ds parallels with Chinese involvement in other gold rushes throughout history.

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Ghana arrests Chinese and Indian illegal gold miners - BBC News

30 Oct 2013 ... Ghanaian police arrest 46 foreign nationals from China and India accused of illegally mining gold in the River Offin in central Ghana.

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New article on the Chinese Gold Rush in Ghana | Centre for East ...

15 Oct 2018 ... Nicholas Loubere has co-authored an article on Chinese migration and gold mining in the journal International Migration.

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Ghana's Gold-Mine Arrest, China's Latest Headache in Africa - The ...

10 Jun 2013 ... The recent arrest of 120 Chinese miners raises uncomfortable questions about the country's economic strategy in Africa.

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The Big Problem with Chinese Gold Mining in Ghana - InsideOver

2 Aug 2019 ... Chinese Gold Mining in Africa is extensive, especially in countries like Ghana and Tanzania. The impacts of this are severe.

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Dig for gold in Ghana at your own risk, Chinese miners warned after ...

23 Apr 2019 ... Chinese citizens who work at gold mines in Ghana will not be protected by their home country if they get snared in a crackdown on illegal...

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Chinese Engagement in Africa: Fragmented Power and Ghanaian ...

Some of the Chinese miners have become extremely rich. They employ both Chinese and Ghanaian workers, and sell gold to local middlemen who transfer...

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Illicit Chinese Small-Scale Mining in Ghana - MDPI

5 days ago ... The influx of Chinese miners to Ghana has mainly been driven by high gold prices, increasing cultural cooperation between Ghana and China,...

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Conflict, collusion and corruption in small-scale gold mining in Ghana

4 Feb 2016 ... blind eye' to illicit gold mining in return for a share in the 'millions of ... Ghanaian and Chinese miners engaged in contestation and conflict over...

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