October 2019 Insight - Managing the Decline of Fossil Fuels in the UK: Lessons for Developing Countries

Dr. Victoria Nalule (CEPMLP) | Document | 2019

Title - Managing the Decline of Fossil Fuels in the UK: Lessons for Developing Countries Category - Extractives Hub Insight – October 2019 Author - Dr. Victoria Nalule – Research Fellow, Extractives Hub, CEPMLP, University of Dundee Abstract - As is well-known, hydrocarbons resources are f...


August 2019 Insight - Au-dacious Ethiopia

Daniel Gilbert (CEPMLP) and Prof. Asebe Regassa Debelo (Dilla University) | Document | 2019

The Extractives Hub project supports enhanced energy and mining sectors governance, in particular in Ethiopia, Zambia, Uganda, Kenya, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia, Afghanistan and Lebanon. This blog examines the gold mining sector in one of these countries, namely Ethiopia. This blog i...


September 2019 Insight - Extractives for Development, Somalia

Abdul Abdurahman (CEPMLP) | Document | 2019

This Extractives Hub Insight is focussed on Somalia’s extractive industries and their potential to drive the realisation of development goals beneficial to the citizens of the country. The country is emerging from a long civil war and is beset by competing claims for territorial political legitim...


December 2019 Insight - Understanding Linkages in the Extractive Industries

Susan Nakanwagi (CEPMLP) | Document | 2019

Oil, gas and mineral resources – ‘extractives’ – can be used to drive public investments in infrastructure, health, education and other amenities. The key idea for policy-makers is ‘linkage’. Instead of viewing the extractives industry (EI) in isolation from the rest of the economy, an awareness of ...


November 2019 (Guest) Insight - Gisela Granado, Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) Global Secretariat; 2 Blogs

Gisela Granado (EITI Global Secretariat) | Document | 2019

Guest Insight from Gisela Granado, EITI - 2 blogs as follows: 1. Cryptocurrencies, mining and transparency; and 2. Understanding energy disputes between investors and States. This is the first of two collaborative, Guest Insights from this esteemed author. Editorial services for this In...


January 2020 Insight - Diverging paths from a shared history? Leveraging Mining for Development: lessons from Rwanda and Burundi

Désiré Ruragaragaza and Daniel Gilbert (both CEPMLP) | Document | 2020

This Insight analyses how different economic policies, peace, leadership and laws can lead to starkly different minerals-sector driven developmental outcomes even in countries that are very similar. For the case studies selected for this Insight, there are observed similar characteristics with respe...