Natural Resource Management
This World Bank working paper analyzes firm behavior in the mining sector in Liberia.
This new Wilson Center brief looks at the regional and security impacts of Kurdistan's recent independent energy deals with Turkey.
Mining operations in Afghanistan could be an important generator of economic growth for the country, but they also spark conflicts over environmental effects and perceptions that the economic benefits have been distributed unfairly. In this USIP Special Report, author Sadaf Lakhani proposes that local communities, the government, and mining companies would all benefit from mechanisms that focus on transparency and mediate grievances around these industries.
This Oxfam briefing paper explores how the failure to tackle climate change threatens all aspects of food security – availability, access, utilisation, and stability.
This policy brief offers an overview of South Sudan's extractive industries as a way to contribute to the transparency movement around the industry within the country.
This anticipated report from the Pentagon provides a crucial update on the status of progress in Afghanistan.
This position statement sets out ICMM members’ approach to engaging with indigenous peoples in mining communities.
This is a summary of the second PPA meeting, which took place on June 12, 2013 in Washington, DC. The summary contains the key discussion points, plans and next steps.