Natural Resource Charter

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) | Document | 2014

The Natural Resource Charter is a set of principles for governments and societies on how to best harness the opportunities created by extractive resources for development. It is not a recipe or blueprint for the policies and institutions countries must build, but instead provides the ingredients suc...


Issue 19: Responsible Mineral Supply Chains

Extractives Hub | Document | 2018

This issue of the Extract focuses on Responsible Mineral Supply Chains. Many everyday products contain metals that may be sourced from post-conflict or politically-unstable regions. For many of the companies producing these goods, it is no longer acceptable to have relationships with suppliers who m...


Leadership Matters: The elimination of fatalities

International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM) | Document | 2009

This document provides a guide for Chief Executives and corporate leaders in their relentless drive to prevent fatalities; both through their personal actions and the processes and activities they should ensure are in place. Leadership Matters:The elimination of fatalities should be read in conjunc...


Non-Lending Technical Assistance (NLTA): Capacity Development for the Indian Bureau of Mines

The World Bank | Document | 2015

This document is a summary of the activities and outputs supported by the Non-Lending Technical Assistance for the capacity development of the Indian Bureau of MInes. The TA supported: (1) the implementation of the United Nations framework classification (UNFC) classification and quantification syst...


Implementing AML/CFT Measures in the Precious Minerals Sector: Preventing Crime while Increasing Revenue

IMF | Document | 2014

The trade in precious metals and stones has been linked to illicit financial flows, corruption, smuggling, drug trafficking, illicit arms trafficking, and the financing of terrorism. In addition, the extraction of precious minerals and the subsequent trade in these resources, if properly managed, pr...


Zambia Mining Investment and Governance Review (MInGov) - Raw Data

World Bank Group | Document | 2016

This is raw data collected for the Mining Investment and Governance Review (MInGov) report on Zambia. There is also a normalized data set available.


Artisanal and Small-scale Mining Gold Mining, United Nations Environment Programme Global Mercury Partnership

Document | 2016

The presentation is a strategic plan to reduce mercury poisoning in Artisanal and Small-scale Mining gold mining. It notes that 1,300 tonnes of mercury are used in the subsector annually, accounting (in 2006) for nearly a quarter (24%) of global consumption of that element.


Mining Agreements of Sierra Leone

URL | 2016

This is Sierra Leone's National Minerals Agency portal, which contains all of the latest mining lease agreements the Government of Sierra Leone has signed with mining companies, both local and international.


Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance: Stakeholders and Monitoring Objectives

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This table details stakeholders and monitoring objectives in the mining industry, as described in the “Mineral Compliance Objectives” section of the “Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance” topic on the Extractives Hub.


Fiscal Analysis of Resource Industries (FARI) Methodology

Oana Luca and Diego Mesa Puyo | Document | 2016

This manual introduces key concepts and methodology used by the Fiscal Affairs Department (FAD) in its fiscal analysis of resource industries (FARI) framework. Proper evaluation of fiscal regimes for extractive industries (EI) requires economic and financial analysis at the project level, and FARI i...


Botswana Mining Investment and Governance Review (MInGov) - Raw Data

World Bank Group | Document | 2016

This is raw data collected for the Mining Investment and Governance Review (MInGov) report on Botswana. There is also a normalized data set available.


Nigeria - Scoping study on the Nigerian mining sector

The World Bank | Document | 2012

This World Bank report contains a scoping study on the Nigerian mining sector. During the fifth Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) Global Conference in Paris in March 2011, the EITI Board designated Nigeria as EITI Compliant. Shortly after that meeting, the Board of NEITI decided t...


Mining for Inclusive Growth in Odisha, India

World Bank | Document | 2016

This guidance note is about a recent mining boom in Odisha that accelerated and diversified economic growth in the Indian state. However, the boom did not reduce poverty in the mining region and unsustainable mining practices have severely affected the region’s air and water quality. Efforts to impr...


Good Practice Guidance for Mining and Biodiversity

International Council on Mining and Metals | Document | 2006

This International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) document discusses the need to manage biodiversity, providing detailed analysis of various options available to governments.


Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance: Catastrophic Mining Incidents

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This table details some catastrophic incidents in mining history, as described in the “Incident investigation and remedial action” section of the “Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance” topic on the Extractives Hub.


Mineral Compliance and Inspection Topic

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This document is the PDF version of the "Mineral Compliance and Inspection" Topic page on the Extractives Hub, which can also be found here - https://beta.extractiveshub.org/topic/view/ID/22.


Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance: High-Level Risks Specific to Mining

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This table describes a number of high-level risks specific to mining, as described in the “Health and Safety” section of the “Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance” topic on the Extractives Hub.


Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance: Mine Files

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This table explains the suggested contents of mine files, as described in the “Mine Files” section of the “Mining Inspectorate/Mineral Compliance” topic on the Extractives Hub.


Colombia Decree 381 of 2012 on the Creation of the Office of Environmental and Social Affairs (OAAS) by the Ministry of Mines and Energy (in Spanish)

Colombia Ministry of Mines and Energy | Document | 2012

This is Colombia’s Decree 381 of 2002 on the creation of the Office of Environmental and Social Affairs (OAAS) by the Ministry of Mines and Energy. The Ministry created this department to support and strengthen communities involved in the development of the extractives sector. The OAAS is in charge ...


Materials Stewardship: Eco-efficiency and Product Policy

Document | 2007

This paper explores the relationships between materials stewardship, eco-efficiency, and the product policies of governments. In doing so, a focus is maintained on the relevance of these industrial strategies and policies to the minerals and metals industry