IBIS Ghana

Northern Sector Mining Intervention:

CSOs and communities and their members particularly women groups and people with disabilities are strengthened to undertake advocacy on their rights using appropriate legal and policy instruments; CSOs, DAs, TAs and mining companies are meeting regularly to discuss and resolve mining-community issues including land, resettlement and compensations and local content to benefit communities and prevent conflicts and its effects on communities, women and children; TAs, DAs and CSOs have implementing mechanisms to identify early warning signals, prevent and manage conflicts; DAs and Communities have mechanisms and structures to prevent child mining and abuse of their rights to education;Stakeholders are aware of potential benefits and dangers of mining, and engage in evidence based advocacy.