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    • Potential socio-economic consequences of mine closure 

      Ackermann, Marietjie; Botha, Doret; Van Der Waldt, Gerrit (AOSIS, 2018)
      Background: Mine closures generally reveal negligence on the part of mining houses, not only in terms of the environment, but also the surrounding mining communities. Aim: This article reflects on the findings of research ...
    • Views from the frontline: a critical assessment of local risk governance in South Africa 

      Botha, Doret; Van Niekerk, Dewald (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2013)
      In 2005 the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction introduced the ‘Hyogo Framework for Action’ (HFA) aimed at mainstreaming disaster risk reduction. Subsequently, the ‘Global Network for Disaster ...