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The impact of HIV/Aids on the South African economy, South Africa ...

... of the economy are the most vulnerable ones such as mining where HIV/AIDS ... Already now, HIV/AIDS is reducing the economic growth rate by 0.3-0,4% p.a. ... Particularly the consumer goods industry is likely to be the most affected due to...

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Mines, Migration and HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa - Oxford Journals

Mar 15, 2012 ... Oster (2012) shows how exports affect the incidence of HIV in Africa and she interprets these results as evidence that more exports increase the...

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NAC spearheads HIV and AIDS work-place programmes | National ...

Jul 21, 2011 ... Working conditions in mines also expose employees to HIV and ... The transport sector on the other hand is among those sectors which are more ... HIV and AIDS programmes at the workplace, the figures coming out of the...

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Local communities and health disaster management in the mining ...

Mar 12, 2013 ... Health issues and related disasters in the mining industry .... exposure and events such as mining disasters, pit closures, migration trends, poverty, ... When talking about HIV in a mining community, three factors come to the...

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HIV/AIDS in South Africa

HIV/AIDS in South Africa is a prominent health concern; South Africa is believed to have more ... HIV/AIDS prevalence figures in the 15–19 year age group for 2005, 2006 and 2007 were 16%, 14% ...

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Chamber of Mines South Africa: Home

We are a mining industry employers' organisation which exists to serve our ... July 26, 2016 Mining Review – Chamber of Mines disputes report on gold exports...

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Dust, TB and HIV: the ugly face of mining in South Africa ...

May 26, 2015 ... Dust, TB and HIV: the ugly face of mining in South Africa .... South Africa has the deepest mines in the world and the industry .... Historical fossil fuel extraction figures are from BP where available, interpolated for earlier years.

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Fact Sheet on the mining industry and HIV/AIDS Introduction HIV ...

The social and economic consequences of these figures are far reaching and affect every ... 1985: First survey done in the mining industry to detect HIV amongst...

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HIV/AIDS in the mining industry - Occupational Medicine

The Department of Mineral Resources aims to formulate and implement policy to ensure optimum use of the country's mineral resources. With Citibank...

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AIDS takes an economic and social toll

Ultimately, AIDS undercuts economic growth and harms development, but its .... The mining industry is notorious for its high rates of HIV infection, particularly...

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Fighting HIV underground | Business | M&G

Mar 22, 2013 ... The first inkling of HIV infection in mining demonstrated the crucial role ... During the 1990s, most major mining companies introduced HIV and...

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Miners face huge HIV challenge | Health Systems Trust

South Africa's mining sector contributes about 6,6 percent to gross domestic ... to determine the exact HIV and AIDS prevalence figures because the majority of...

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Unnatural Deaths in South African Platinum Miners, 1992–2008

Sep 13, 2011 ... This study describes trends in causes of unnatural death between 1992 ... Rates of unnatural deaths by HIV status could not be calculated as the ... and occupational fatalities in the South African mining industry as a whole...

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HIV and AIDS: Guidelines for the mining sector pdf - ILO

The mining sector was one of the first sectors to recognize the impact of HIV on its ..... programmes must be used to give workers clear facts on prevention and be...

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South Africa's private sector investment in training and its erosion as ...

Key words: private sector, training, skills levy, costs, HIV and AIDS. ... This investment also brings with it the promise of economic growth in the wider economy. ... In the period of 1 April 2006 to 31 March 2007 the mining industry was unable to...

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HIV/AIDS Guide for the Mining Sector - IFC

HIV/AIDS and the mining sector in Southern Africa ..........................................................12 ...... both economic growth and positive social and environmental impact.

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Mining - Industry Statistics Portal: NAICS

2012 NAICS: 21 - Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction ... Related Industries ... Nonemployer Statistics (NES), Annual, 2014, U.S., states, metro areas,...

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HIV & AIDS Information :: Mining industry in Africa is making TB ...

Jun 2, 2010 ... The presence of a large mining sector in African countries is a strong influence on the severity of a country's TB epidemic, especially in...

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Skills under threat: the case of HIV|AIDS in the mining industry in ...

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Southern African Development Community :: HIV & AIDS

Nov 30, 2012 ... Factors that contribute to the spread of HIV include (among others): ... Trends in the SADC Region ... The Mining sector is overwhelmingly staffed by migrant men between the ages of 18 and 49 with lower levels of education.

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