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...


Turning Zimbabwe's Natural Capital into Wealth

Centre for Natural Resource Governance (CNRG) | Document | 2013

This is a discussion paper that aims to offer constructive advice and alternatives on how Zimbabwe can strengthen the governance of its extractive sector for the benefit of its people in the short to medium term. The paper also calls on local, regional and international stakeholders to collaborate e...


Institutional and Regulatory Assessment of the Extractive Industries in Myanmar: Executive Summary

The World Bank | Document | 2015

This report provides a baseline institutional and regulatory assessment of the oil and gas, mining (including jade and gemstones) and the hydropower sectors in Myanmar. This report is the first in-depth study of the context within which EITI will be implemented in Myanmar, and can inform broader eff...


International Centre for Energy Arbitration

ICEA | URL | 2016

The International Centre for Energy Arbitration is a joint venture between the Centre for Energy Petroleum Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee and the Scottish Arbitration Centre, whose mission is to research attitudes and trends in dispute resolution in the energy sector, to facilita...


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...


Maximizing Value: Guidance on implementing materials stewardship in the minerals and metals value chain

International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM) | Document | 2006

Maximizing Value provides ICMM and its members with practical direction, ideas and examples on the implementation of materials stewardship. The primary audience for the guidance is minerals and metals companies, however many of the recommended activities require interaction and collaboration with ot...


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...


Institutional and Regulatory Assessment of the Extractive Industries in Myanmar (Vol. 2): Main Report

The World Bank | URL | 2015

This report provides a baseline institutional and regulatory assessment of the oil and gas, mining (including jade and gemstones) and the hydropower sectors in Myanmar. This report is the first in-depth study of the context within which EITI will be implemented in Myanmar, and can inform broader eff...


Mining: Partnerships for Development Position Statement

International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM) | Document | 2010

The purpose of this position statement is to take forward the work of the Resource Endowment initiative – which was developed in partnership with the World Bank Group and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) – by encouraging broad application of its recommendation for mul...


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.


Protecting the Cornerstone: Assessing the Governance of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Multi-Stakeholder Groups

MSI Integrity | Document | 2015

This report features the results from a comprehensive assessment by MSI Integrity of national-level multi-stakeholder groups (MSG) governance practices in the EITI. Beyond reviewing governance documentation, MSI Integrity also examined the actual governance practices of 15 countries through a combin...


Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum

Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan | URL | 2017

This is the official website of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum is headquartered in Kabul with regional offices in other parts of the country. Afghanistan has over 1400 mineral fields, containing barite, chromite, coal, ...


Ministry of Energy and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan (Website)

Republic of Tajikistan | URL | 2017

This is the website of the Ministry of Energy and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan, which is the central Ministry for all petroleum, coal and other forms of energy generation, distrubution and retail in Tajikistan.


State Participation in Oil, Gas and Mining

Natural Resource Governance Institute | Document | 2015

This briefing gives an overview of the different structures of state participation and an introduction to the governance/management of state-owned enterprises (SOEs). Furthermore, it offer questions and strategies for effective parliamentary oversight of SOEs. State participation in oil, gas and min...


Mining Institutions Topic

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This document is the PDF version of the "Mining Institutions" Topic page on the Extractives Hub, which can also be found here - https://beta.extractiveshub.org/topic/view/ID/23.


Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia Act 2013

Western Australian Government | Document | 2013

The Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia Act 2013 establishes the Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia for the purposes of fostering and promoting minerals research for the benefit of the State; and to repeal the Minerals and Energy Research Act 1987; and to amend certain oth...


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.


Gilded Gatekeepers: Myanmar’s State-Owned Oil, Gas and Mining Enterprises

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) | Document | 2016

This paper focuses on the activities, revenue flows and governance of Myanmar’s extractive-industry state-owned economic enterprises (SEEs). As Myanmar seeks to build more modern and open oil, gas and mining industries, SEEs active in these sectors will play a critical role. Enhancing the effectiven...


Ethiopia Mining Sector Development: Policy and Legislative Options Report

World Bank | Document | 2016

This report produced by the World Bank outlines ways in which Ethiopia can further develop its mining sector. Simplifying the regime for acquiring exploration and mining licenses would be a vital first step in encouraging the growth of the sector as well as improving Ethiopia’s ability to manage the...