Kenya Extractives Industry Development Programme- Local Content Early Gap Analysis

Adam Smith International | Document | 2015

The research and analysis described below indicates that it is feasible to maximise the potential for local economic development in the extractives industries in Kenya. The prospects and outcomes of targeted development are discussed throughout the report, with clear recommendations on a supplier d...


The Role of Local Content Policies in Natural Resources-based development

Jesse Salah Ovadia | Document | 2015

The now-waning global commodities boom sparked important new discussions on the role of natural resources in promoting economic development. Oil, diamonds, copper and various other commodities had dominated many of African economies for a long time. In the case of petroleum, a select few African cou...


Community Development Toolkit

International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM) | Document | 2012

The Community Development Toolkit provides practical guidance for all stages of the community development process – from exploration through construction, operations, and eventually decommissioning and closure, including the post-closure environment.


Mining Local Procurement Mechanisms

GIZ and Mining Shared Value | Document | 2017

The Mining Local Reporting Mechanism (LPRM) is a set of disclosures on local procurement that are to be reported by organisations who report on mine sites. The LPRM addresses the gaps in current reporting frameworks and sustainability systems, and to help standardise the way the sector and host cou...


Local Content: Nigeria - Petroleum

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment | Document | 2014

This document profiles local content frameworks in Nigeria. It identifies the key legislation, regulations, contracts and non-binding policies and frameworks dealing with local content issues in the petroleum sector. It summarizes the provisions in the legal instruments dealing with local content an...


Local Content Topic

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This document is the PDF version of the "Local Content" Topic page on the Extractives Hub, which can also be found here - https://beta.extractiveshub.org/topic/view/ID/12.


Ghana (Local Content and Local Participation) Regulations 2013

Republic of Ghana | Document | 2013

"The Ghana (Local Content and Local Participation) Regulations is a 2013 set of legally binding regulations (law) that stipulates that Ghanaians should be prioritised in terms of employment in the petroleum industry, and should benefit from the country's resources. Eleve official objectives of the ...


Chile Local Content Policy - as described by the African Development Bank

Republic of Chile | Document | 2017

This document contains Chile's Local Content Policy as described by the African Development Bank. Chile has succeeded in using its extractives industry to develop the local economy, without explicitly mandating local content requirements. It has done this by creating a strong enabling environment an...


South Africa Local Content Verification (2013 Presentation)

SABS Local Content | Document | 2013

This 2013 presentation on South Africa's Local Content Verification is a publication by SABS Local Content, a state-owned company of the Republic of South Africa.


African Mining, Gender, and Local Employment

Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies | Document | 2014

This paper uses the rapid expansion of mining in Sub-Saharan Africa to analyse local structural shifts and the role of gender. It matches 109 openings and 84 closings of industrial mines to survey data for 800,000 individuals and exploit the spatial-temporal variation. With mine opening, women livin...


Introduction to book: Local Content in Procurement

Dr Michael Warner | Document | 2011

The core thesis of this book is that large-scale procurement by private and public companies has been overlooked as a means to strategically and tactically develop national industries and generate employment. Procurement regulations, contracting strategies, vendor pre-qualification, technical standa...


Local Procurement Reporting Across the Global Mining Industry

Mining Shared Value | Document | 2017

Ahead of the July 2017 launch of the Mining Local Procurement Reporting Mechanism (LPRM) in partnership with GIZ, this report analyses recent reporting in the corporate responsibility reports of the largest 40 global and Canadian mining companies. It shows a significant increase in the level of atte...


Do Local Content Regulations Drive National Competitiveness or Create a Pathway to Protectionism?

Michael Warner | Document | 2011

This article investigates local content regulations and their possible links to competitiveness and protectionism. It applies a critical test to determine which local content regulations are likely to be protectionist, namely, does the regulation break the core principle – The Golden Thread - that c...


A Practical Guide to Increasing Mining Local Procurement in West Africa

The World Bank | URL | 2015

This document provides information, guidance and tools to support decision-making, planning and implementation of mining local procurement in West Africa, in particular at a country level. This 2015 version of the Practical Guide to Mining Local Procurement in West Africa addresses questions that ar...


Local Content: Ghana - Mining

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment | Document | 2014

This document profiles local content frameworks in Ghana. It identifies the key legislation, regulations, contracts and non-binding policies and frameworks dealing with local content issues in the mining sector. It summarizes the provisions in the legal instruments dealing with local content and hig...


South Africa Local Content Verification (2014 Presentation)

SABS Local Content | Document | 2014

This 2014 presentation on South Africa's Local Content Verification is a publication by SABS Local Content, a state-owned company of the Republic of South Africa.


Local Content: Australia - Mining and Petroleum

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment | Document | 2015

This document profiles local content frameworks in Australia. It identifies the key legislation, regulations, contracts and non-binding policies and frameworks dealing with local content issues in the mining and petroleum sectors. It summarizes the provisions in the legal instruments dealing with lo...


A Local Content Decision Tree for Emerging Producers

Chatham House | Document | 2016

This paper proposes a template for designing local content policy that is adapted to the resource base, anticipated petroleum activities, capacity levels available in country and guided by national development aspirations. It seeks to present policy-makers of emerging producer countries with a struc...


Local Content: Norway - Petroleum

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment | Document | 2016

This document profiles local content frameworks in Norway. It identifies the key legislation, regulations, contracts and non-binding policies and frameworks dealing with local content issues in the petroleum sector. It summarizes the provisions in the legal instruments dealing with local content and...


North Caspian Operating Company General Business Policy on Local Content

North Caspian Operating Company | Document | 2016

The Kazakhstan Law on Subsoil and Subsoil use 2010 provides a basis for the development of local content policies by State entities and external entities, partnerships and Joint Ventures. On June 13 2015, the restructuring of the North Caspian Project (NCP) Operating Model was completed, during whic...