mining rights in zimbabwe

ED grants Chinese firm mining rights ... - Zimbabwe Situation

Source: ED grants Chinese firm mining rights in Hwange Nat Park – NewsDay Zimbabwe BY VANESSA GUZHA. PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has ordered the return of a Chinese company, Afrochine, to prospect for coal in the Hwange National Park, barely eight months after the company was booted out after wildlife campaigners protested over "ecological degradation" of the …

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LEX Africa MINING GUIDE (DIGITAL)

Title: LEX Africa MINING GUIDE (DIGITAL).pdf Author: AVallabh Created Date: 6/12/2019 1:14:50 PM

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Zimbabwe - Mining and Minerals

Zimbabwe - Mining and Minerals. Zimbabwe's wide range of natural resources made agriculture and mining the main pillars of the economy. Agriculture and industry account for …

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Mining Law 2022 | Laws and Regulations | Zimbabwe | ICLG

Zimbabwe: Mining Laws and Regulations 2022. ICLG - Mining Laws and Regulations - Zimbabwe covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, transfer and encumbrance, environmental aspects, native title and land rights …

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Child Rights and why they matter in environmental justice ...

Conclusion: A call to action for Zimbabwe . As a result of negative environmental impacts of mining, children in mining host communities suffer violations such as the right to life, development, health, food, water, education, culture, play and other rights.

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The mineral resource curse in Zimbabwe: Extractives ...

In its findings in the Zimbabwe National Report on the State of Business and Human Rights in Zimbabwe, ZELA noted that if mining must propel this country from a low income to a middle-income country, then it is critical to adopt policies which promote sustainable development. In this regard, the government is called upon to meet the standards ...

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Political Interference in Gold Mining Fuelling Leakages ...

Political Interference in Gold Mining Fuelling Leakages and Rights Violations. Chimanimani Development Trust (CDT) May 14, 2021. The seizure of 23 pieces of Zimbabwe's gold worth R11 million at O R International Airport that was being smuggled to Dubai reflect on the growing criminal practices in the gold mining industry in Zimbabwe.

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[PDF] Extractive Industries Policy and Legal Handbook ...

This handbook constitutes one of the battles being fought by civil society organisations to promote and protect the rights of communities living adjacent to mining areas against the operations of extractive industries, the state and other individuals who violate their Environmental, Economic, Social and Cultural Rights...In Marange, diamond mining...has resulted in a lot of human rights ...

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framework on acquisition and oversight of diamond mining ...

An assessment of the impact of Zimbabwe's mining policy, legislative and institutional framework on acquisition and oversight of diamond mining rights By SELINA KUDZAI ZHUWARARA 16162928 submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree MAGISTER LEGUM (LLM) IN EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRY LAW IN AFRICA prepared under the supervision of

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Diamond mining in Zimbabwe: A story of the people fighting ...

Zimbabwe's mining story, is yet another example of why we need a legally binding treaty to stop corporate and state violations of human rights. De Beers held exploration rights for the Marange diamond fields until this expired in 2006 and African Consolidated Resources (ACR) took over the rights.

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Zimbabwe: Women in mining suffered large and ...

WOMEN in mining suffered large and disproportionate consequence because of Covid-19 lockdowns. The women miners have also been slower in recovering from the effects of the pandemic. Some women miners in Shurugwi area in the Midlands province have incurred losses after they fail …

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| Ministry of Mines and Mining Development

1.6 A holder of a Prospecting License automatically acquires the rights ofprospecting and pegging mining claims anywhere in Zimbabwe. Procedures And Criteria Of Obtaining Mining Claims. 1.1 When a Prospecting Licence holder has identified a mineral deposit that he/she is interested in, he/she appoints an agent or an Approved Prospector to peg ...

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Mining companies in Zimbabwe Archives - Page 2 of 2 ...

Mining Zimbabwe – our core focus is the Zimbabwe Mining Industry, Zimbabwe Mining News, trends, new technologies being developed and used to improve this crucial sector, as well as new opportunities and investments arising from it. Telephone: 0242 777728 VOIP: +263 8644 276 585

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Procedures and requirements of acquiring ... - Mining Zimbabwe

A Mining Title is a mining grant under laws and mining regulations to a person or group of approved persons of the right to develop and exploit a properly delineated area for its mineral wealth. In Zimbabwe, Mining Titles are issued by the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development .

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Mining and Environmental Rights in Zimbabwe. A Case of ...

Mining and Environmental Rights in Zimbabwe. A Case of Zvishavane District Elvis Munyoka School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom Abstract This paper examines the impact of artisanal small-scale mining on the environmental rights of communities in Zvishavane, Zimbabwe.

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Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses, Zimbabwe ...

Marange Diamond Land and Human Rights abuses, Zimbabwe. Description: Marange diamond fields were known to the public in 2006, triggering a diamond rush which lasted for 3 to 4 years. At the height of artisanal mining in 2008 an estimated 40 000 artisanal miners and diggers were now living in the diamond fields.

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An assessment of workers' rights in the mining sector ...

The state owned diamond mining company, Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC), is at loggerheads with employees after failing to pay salaries for some of the workers for three months. An employee at the mine informed CNRG that workers are on go-slow, protesting non-payment of salaries.

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Women in mining's land rights at stake - Zimbabwe Situation

Women in mining's land rights at stake. Under the cover of darkness and in disregard of Covid-19 lockdown regulations, more than 200 illegal gold panners, mostly men, descended on a mine, owned by Diana Masendeke. Masendeke is a 65-year-old widow, who operates a mine in the gold-rich area of Makaha in Mudzi, Mashonaland East province.

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Zimbabwe: Mining Rights - allAfrica.com

MINING rights in Zimbabwe are vested in the President and acquisition of a mining title does not transfer ownership of mineral claims to the investor, …

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Human rights violations exposed in mining areas - NewsDay ...

The Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (Zela) has revealed gross violations of human rights in mining areas, particularly in Mutoko and Zvishavane where locals are …

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PROPOSED CHANGES TO MINING LEGISLATION IN ZIMBABWE ...

Where a company requires to acquire Zimbabwean mining rights or titles and is listed on a foreign securities exchange, it shall be required to notify the Minister of such listing and 85% of the funds raised from such listing shall be used solely for mining development in Zimbabwe relating to the mining rights and title in question.

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Zimbabwe Mines and Minerals Act - Ministry of Mines and ...

176. Sites: mining rights. 177. Priority of mining rights. 178. Surface rights of miners. 179. Saving of rights of landowner over mining location. 180. Approval of scheme to cultivate surface of mining location. 181. Termination of scheme by miner. 182. Termination of scheme by consent. 183. Board may cancel scheme. 184. Resumption of rights by ...

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HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN ZIMBABWE'S DIAMOND MINES ...

HARARE, Zimbabwe – The Partnership Africa Canada (PAC), an international organization seeking to prevent human rights violations in Africa, is in an intense struggle against the government of Zimbabwe to stop human rights abuses in the country's diamond mines. In its June report entitled "Diamonds and Clubs: The Militarised Control of ...

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An Assessment Of The Impact Of Mining On The Environmental ...

ABSTRACT. This study examined the impact of mining on the environmental rights of the people of the Mapanzure area in Zvishavane. Zvishavane district is located along the great Dyke belt, which is a hub to many valuable minerals such as chrome, diamonds, platinum and gold.

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(PDF) Black granite mining and the implications for the ...

Apart from the direct economic benefits of the mining industry to Zimbabwe, the mining. ... is complicated by the fact that in the Minerals and Mining Amendment Bill of 2007, rights.

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Human rights violations exposed in mining areas - Zimbabwe ...

The Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (Zela) has revealed gross violations of human rights in mining areas, particularly in Mutoko and Zvishavane where locals are subjected to discrimination and involuntary relocations, among other issues. In a report titled Zimbabwe National Report on the State of Business and Human Rights in Mining ...

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Zimbabwe Legal Review - Natural Justice

MAB Mining Affairs Board MAT Mutually Agreed Terms NEP National Environment Policy and Strategies of 2009 RDC Rural District Council ... RIGHTS 1.1 Country Zimbabwe is situated in southern Africa, landlocked by Zambia to the north, Mozambique to the east, South Africa to the south, and Botswana to …

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Report on the State of Business and Human Rights Report ...

Position summary ActionAid Zimbabwe seeks to engage a consultant to conduct a report on the State of Business and Human Rights in the mining sector - A focus on black granite mining. Key deliverables The consultant(s) will be expected to deliver the following: Deliver a comprehensive inception report, including a complete set of data collection tools, during the inception phase;

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MINING SECTOR POLICY STUDY - ZEPARU

Abolish the practice of permitting the retention of mineral rights against the payment of Retention Fees (use-it-or-lose-it principle); and Clarify the Indigenisation Policy by making the targets 25% by year 10 and 51% by year 25 (i.e. any Mining

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Zimbabwe: Call for transparency, citizen participation ...

In 2011, the Zimbabwe Mining Revenue Transparency Initiative (ZMRTI), an adapted version of EITI was fruitless. …Given Zimbabwe's struggles to open the mining sector for public scrutiny, perhaps, champions in government and business are critical to enable openness about mining business, particularly its linkages to sustainable development.

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Mining and Environmental Rights in Zimbabwe. A Case of ...

The environmental rights of many indigenous communities in Zimbabwe are violated by small-scale mining operations. Zvishavane is one of the marginalized communities in Zimbabwe where all types of mining activities are taking place as the district is located along the Great Dyke mineral belt.

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