social impact assessment in coal mining industry

Social impact assessment in the mining sector: Review and ... Mining provides inputs for other industrial sectors that are vital for sustaining population wellbeing and the functioning of global economies. At the same time, it can generate social and environmental impacts, which could compromise public acceptance of the sector. Author: Lucia Mancini, Serenella SalaCited by: 29Publish Year: 2018Assessing social impacts of mine closure - Impact Assessment Assessing social impacts of mine closure 1 Introduction. In Australia and elsewhere, mine closures are looming as energy priorities change and the transition to renewable energy hastens the inevitable closure of uranium and thermal coal mines.

Democratisation versus engagement? Social and economic impact ... A review of economic impact assessment (EcIA), social impact assessment (SIA), and community participation practice in the rapidly growing coal industry of Australia’s Bowen Basin suggests significant shortcomings in scope and reporting with neither EcIA nor SIA giving adequate attention to the measurement and distribution of negative impacts.

Big Five - Tough Social Issues In Mining | SRK Consulting Governments often deal erratically with artisanal miners, and some companies that have taken strong action have been accused of rights abuses. Artisanal mining is especially prolific in the DRC, and the SRK social issues team has helped several companies there to develop Strategies and Action Plans to address volatile artisanal mining situations.

Democratisation versus engagement? Social and economic impact ... A review of economic impact assessment (EcIA), social impact assessment (SIA), and community participation practice in the rapidly growing coal industry of Australia's Bowen Basin suggests significant shortcomings in scope and reporting with neither EcIA nor SIA giving adequate attention to the measurement and distribution of negative impacts. Author: Stewart Lockie, Maree Franetovich, Sanjay Sharma, John RolfeCited by: 79Publish Year: 2008Environment Impact Assessment of Coal Mining Coal mining has significant impact on land and land use, some of the land related impact are: Loss of biodiversity, Economic loss or loss of livelihood due to displacement and encroachment of agricultural land and Impact on water resource (in term of water availability and quality).

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining Key Environmental and Social Impacts. Environmental and social impacts of mining have been well-documented and an ample literature exists on this topic. The following discussion summarizes those environmental and social issues that formed the basis for the Mining and Critical Ecosystems framework.

Environmental and social impacts of mining and their mitigation Mining activities are the integral part of societal development. However, the mitigation of mine impacted environmental and social issues warrant a corrective action supported by appropriate post-closure management strategies. By managing environmental impacts,...

Coal industry thriving, but at what social and health cost? Nov 01, 2012 · Health and Social Harms of Coal Mining in Local Communities: Spotlight on the Hunter Region cites excess deaths from lung cancer, chronic heart, respiratory and kidney disease related to living near coal mines.

Social Impact Assessment To start addressing this guidance gap, the Department has developed a social impact assessment guideline for State significant mining, petroleum production, and extractive industry developments (State significant resource projects). In response to community and stakeholder concerns about...

Social Impact Assessment In Coal Mining Industry SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC IMPACT ASSESSMENT. Overview of Social and Economic Issues Associated with the Bowen Basin Coal Industry • Report 2. A Review of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) for Coal Mine Developments and the use of Economic and Social Impact Assessment in the Bowen Basin Tools and Trends • Report 3.

Assessing social and economic impacts associated with changes ... Mar 06, 2007 · The coal mining industry makes a key contribution to the Queensland economy, and is the underlying driver of employment and economic conditions in many local and regional communities. This article aims to focus on how the social and economic impacts of mining should be assessed and negotiated with local and regional communities.

Social Impact Assessment in the Mining Industry: Current ... Social Impact Assessment in The Mining Industry: Current Situation and Future Directions 3 1 Introduction This review of Social Impact Assessment (SIA) and its use in the mining industry has been prepared as a background document for the MMSD Project. The intent is to provide input

Assessing social and economic impacts associated with changes ... social and economic impacts is provided in section two, while the coal mining industry in the Bowen Basin of central Queensland is described in section three. The results of traditional assessment methodologies for the case study follows: social impact assessment in section four, and economic impact assessment in section five. Results of

Social impact assessment in the mining sector: review and ... In various contexts, social impacts of mining are assessed with different sets of indicators and targets. In this study we perform a review of the literature in the topic, identify a list of typical social impacts occurring in the sector and explore their geographical distribution.

(PDF) Social impact assessment in the mining sector: Review ... Social impact assessment in the mining sector: Review and comparison of indicators frameworks ... (but including coal). ... Social impacts of the mining industry emerged from the literature.

Social Impact Assessment - Idemitsu Continuation of Boggabri Coal Mine Social Impact Assessment 17 February 2010 for Boggabri Coal Pty Limited Page 5 Ref: 100217 Boggabri SIA_final.doc HANSEN BAILEY The communities of the Gunnedah Basin face a number of potential challenges associated with the expansion of the local coal mining industry. These may include:

Coming apart at the seams? Social impact assessment and the ... Energy Future: The role of impact assessment 32nd Annual Meeting of the International Association for Impact Assessment 27 May-1June 2012, Centro de Congresso da Alfândega, Porto, Portugal (www.iaia.org) Coming apart at the seams? Social impact assessment and the coal seam gas controversy in Queensland, Australia

Social impact assessment of resource projects SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF RESOURCE PROJECTS WHAT IS SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT? Social impact assessment (SIA) is a process for understanding and responding to the social issues associated with development. SIA is focused on how to identify, avoid, mitigate and enhance outcomes for communities and is most effective as

Social impact assessment guideline - planning.nsw.gov.au Social impact assessment guideline | For State significant mining, petroleum production and extractive industry development 3 If this guideline does apply, the methodology outlined in Sections 3 (Scoping the SIA for the EIS) and 4

Social Impact Assessment In Coal Mining Industry SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC IMPACT ASSESSMENT. Overview of Social and Economic Issues Associated with the Bowen Basin Coal Industry • Report 2. A Review of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) for Coal Mine Developments and the use of Economic and Social Impact Assessment in the Bowen Basin Tools and Trends • Report 3.

Our Place, or Mine? Sense of Place, Social Impact Assessment ... This study examines the impact of coal mining and coal seam methane (CSM) extraction on the ‘sense of place’ of the people of the Gloucester Shire, New South Wales. The findings derived from Gloucester inform an analysis of the potential for recognising loss of ‘place’ as a social impact within social impact assessment (SIA).

Social Impact Management Plans: Innovation in corporate and ... Social and economic impact assessment and community participation in the coal mining industry of the Bowen Basin, Australia Impact Assess Proj Apprais, 26 (3) (2008), pp. 177-187 Google Scholar

Coal Seam Gas and Social Impact Assessment: An ... Coal Seam Gas and Social Impact Assessment: An Anthropological Contribution to Current Debates and Practices. Abstract Unconventional coal seam gas extraction is expanding rapidly in the renowned agricultural region of the Darling Downs in Queensland, Australia. These developments have given rise to substantial conflict, including

Social Impact Assessment - Idemitsu Continuation of Boggabri Coal Mine Social Impact Assessment 17 February 2010 for Boggabri Coal Pty Limited Page 5 Ref: 100217 Boggabri SIA_final.doc HANSEN BAILEY The communities of the Gunnedah Basin face a number of potential challenges associated with the expansion of the local coal mining industry. These may include:

Publications - Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining Organising for social performance in the global mining industry: A snapshot study: Report: Global: View: 2019: Re-thinking complex orebodies: consequences for the future world supply of copper: Article: View: 2019: Spatially integrated social sciences with qualitative GIS to support impact assessment in mining communities: Article: View: 2019

Social impacts of mining in the spotlight | Newcastle Herald ... Jan 02, 2017 · THE assessment of the social impacts of mining projects will be given a higher priority following the exhibition of draft social impact assessment guidelines. The guidelines have been developed to improve the quality and utility of social impact assessments, which in turn will drive better project design and provide greater certainty to ...

Thar Coal Block II Power Project Environmental and Social ... Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Thar Coal Block II Power Project . Hagler Bailly . Pakistan. Appendix A . R4P05THP: 01/21/14. A-3 . Exhibit A.2: National Environmental Quality Standards for Gaseous Emissions . No. Parameter Source of Emission Standard Limits . 1. Smoke Smoke opacity not to exceed 40% or 2 on Ringlemann Scale

Including health impacts in environmental impact assessments ... The ways in which health is considered within EIA is unclear. This research investigated ‘How and to what extent are health, well-being and equity issues considered in Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) of major coal mining projects in New South Wales, Australia’.

Social impact assessment Social impact assessment (SIA) is a process for the identification, analysis, assessment, management and monitoring of the potential social impacts of a project, both positive and negative. The social impacts of a project are the direct and indirect impacts that affect people and their communities during all stages of the project lifecycle.

Social Impact Assessment in the Mining Industry: Current ... Social Impact Assessment in The Mining Industry: Current Situation and Future Directions 3 1 Introduction This review of Social Impact Assessment (SIA) and its use in the mining industry has been prepared as a background document for the MMSD Project. The intent is to provide input

Social Impact and Sustainability Assessment of Coal Mining in ... The social impact was analyzed by Social Impact Assessment (SIA) method while the social sustainability was assessed by Community Sustainability Assessment (CSA) method. The result shows that mining activities operated by KPC has created positive impacts on 3 social dimensions: social-institutional, social-economic, and social-environment.

Coal Seam Gas and Social Impact Assessment: An ... Coal Seam Gas and Social Impact Assessment: An Anthropological Contribution to Current Debates and Practices. Abstract Unconventional coal seam gas extraction is expanding rapidly in the renowned agricultural region of the Darling Downs in Queensland, Australia. These developments have given rise to substantial conflict, including

Assessing social and economic impacts associated with changes ... Purpose: The coal mining industry makes a key contribution to the Queensland economy, and is the underlying driver of employment and economic conditions in many local and regional communities. This article is focused on how the social and economic impacts of mining should be assessed and negotiated with local and regional communities.

Our place, or mine? : sense of place, social impact ... This study examines the impact of coal mining and coal seam methane (CSM) extraction on the ‘sense of place’ of the people of the Gloucester Shire, New South Wales. The findings derived from Gloucester inform an analysis of the potential for recognising loss of ‘place’ as a social impact within social impact assessment (SIA).

Coal mining and the resource community cycle: A longitudinal ... Two social impact assessment (SIA) studies of Central Queensland's Coppabella coal mine were undertaken in 2002–2003 and 2006–2007. As ex post studies of actual change, these provide a reference point for predictive assessments of proposed resource extraction projects at other sites, while the longitudinal element added by the second study illustrates how impacts associated with one mine ...

This may be the author’s version of a work that was submitted ... local, state and Australian governments. While the Qld Government Social Impact assessment process is a big step in the right direction, alone this policy instrument is insufficient to address cumulative social impacts of mining developments on whole regions over time. Regional Development Australia

ENVIRONMENTAL & SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT: SCOPING REPORT The team of specialists conducting the environmental and social impact assessment for the 2x350MW Supercritical Coal-Fired Power Plant is composed of a consortium comprising Premier Resource Consulting, ESL Consulting and Envaserve Research Consult.

Mining industry and sustainable development: time for change ... Mining industry and legacy impacts. Mining activities are not new and indeed may have started in Neolithic (Chalcolithic) times to obtain the first metals for tool fabrication (Reardon 2011). In the Classic Greece and in the Roman Empire, many mines were exploited for production of iron, lead, copper, gold, and other metals.

ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN AFRICA entitled assessment of the impact of mining and mineral processing on the ENVIRONMENT AND HUMAN HEALTH IN AFRICA was proposed to the International Geological Correlation Programme (IGCP) Board in 2010, and approved by the Board in 2011.