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Nigeria Environmental Impact Assessment Act 1992

Republic of Nigeria | Document | 1992

Nigeria Environmental Impact Assessment Act 1992, being an Act, among other things sets out the procedures and methods to enable the prior consideration of environmental impact assessment on certain public or private projects. The Act also gives specific powers to the Federal Environmental Protectio...


Climate Change and Extractives: Resource Development Options and Considerations for Governments

Chatham House/Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This table details a range of options provided in a 2016 Chatham House report, as described in the "Resource development options and considerations for governments" section of the "Climate Change and Extractives" topic overview on the Extractives Hub.


Presentation: Opportunities for Investors in the Petroleum and Minerals Sectors By His Excellency The Minister of Petroleum and Mining

Government of the Republic of South Sudan | Document | 2017

Presentation: Opportunities for Investors in the Petroleum and Minerals Sectors By His Excellency The Minister of Petroleum and Mining. Sudan as a whole has 6 billion barrels of oil reserves (the third largest in Sub-Saharan Africa after Nigeria and Angola) and 3 trillion cubic feet of natural gas ...


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...


Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (ASM) Topic

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This document is the PDF version of the "Artisanal and Small-scale Mining" Topic page on the Extractives Hub, which can also be found here - https://beta.extractiveshub.org/topic/view/ID/1.


Left Stranded? Extractives-Led Growth in a Carbon-Constrained World

Chatham House | Document | 2016

This report argues that Governments and societies currently relying on their extractive resources to drive long-term national development will need to understand and manage the evolving risks and opportunities of a carbon-constrained world. It sets out the parameters of the emerging debate, with spe...


Community Expectations From Resource Development: Active Management of Impacts

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This table sets out some of the challenges that require careful consideration in development programmes and are common issues present at extractives operations. See also the "Community Expectations From Resource Development: Active Management of Impacts" section of the "Community Development" topic ...


International Trade in Natural Resources: Practice and Policy

Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies | Document | 2012

Natural resources account for 20% of world trade, and dominate the exports of many countries. Policy is used to manipulate both international and domestic prices of resources, yet this policy is largely outside the disciplines of the WTO. The instruments used include export taxes, price controls, pr...


Mining Legislation and Regulations: Potential Legislative Concerns

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This table discusses potential legislative concerns of stakeholder groups in the mining industry.


Environmental Management Topic

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This document is the PDF version of the "Environmental Management" Topic page on the Extractives Hub, which can also be found here - https://beta.extractiveshub.org/topic/view/ID/7.


Macroeconomic Policy Frameworks for Resource-Rich Developing Countries

International Monetary Fund | Document | 2012

Recognizing that resource-rich developing countries (RRDCs) have distinct characteristics that make advice based on traditional consumption/savings/investment frameworks inadequate, the paper develops a new macrofiscal framework and policy analysis tools for RRDCs. Five key innovations are presented...


Paris Agreement on Climate Change

United Nations | Document | 2015

The Paris Agreement on Climate Change was published in December 2015 and came into effect on 4 November 2016 after it was ratified by more than 55 countries, which together contribute approximately 55% of global emissions. Contrary to most global agreements it has a ‘bottom-up’ structure. This mean...


A Selection of Licence and Contract Instruments for Capturing Mineral Revenue

Document | 2011

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Gas from Shale: A Valuable Source of Energy

IPIECA | Document | 2012

A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). The world’s vast resources of natural gas can he...


How wealthy is Mozambique after the discovery of coal and gas? Measuring wealth in Mozambique using the wealth accounting framework

World Bank | Document | 2014

The objective of this policy note is to inform policy discussions around the management of natural resources in Mozambique and reforms needed to translate natural capital into other forms of capital. Experience shows that the quality of governance and institutional capability are a key for countries...


Considerations for Indonesia’s New Government: Transparency and Accountability in the Oil and Mining Industries

Natural Resource Governance Institute and Universitas Gadjah Mada | Document | 2014

This briefing focuses on steps that the Indonesian government can take to bolster existing efforts to promote transparency and greater government-citizen dialogue around natural resources. It includes a discussion of mechanisms to increase the transparency of licensing processes (especially in the m...


Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos E.P., Sasol Petroleum Mozambique Limitada, Pande-Temane, PSA, 2000

Document | 2000

MZ Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos E.P., Sasol Petroleum Mozambique Limitada, Pande-Temane, PSA, 2000 Hydrocarbons Production or Profit Sharing Agreement


The World Bank Group in Extractive Industries: 2014 Annual Review

The World Bank | Document | 2014

This report provides a summary of World Bank Group (WBG) activities in the extractives industries (EI) sector in fiscal year 2014. The WBG’s objective in the extractive sector is to ensure that natural resources contribute positively to inclusive economic growth and sustainable development, and the ...


Analysis of the Challenges and Prospects of Students’ Completion of Primary Education:The case of Asgede Tsimbla District, Northwestern Tigray

Gidey Birhane | Document | 2011

The completion rate of primary education in Asgede Tsimbla District were 38.80 percent and 19.70 percent in the lower and upper cycles of primary education, respectively in 2008/09 which is very low compared to many Districts of Tigray. Then this study was designed with the objective of identifying ...


Extractives Hub Briefing Document. Climate Change: Barriers to Adaptation

Extractives Hub | Document | 2017

This Extractives Hub Briefing Document presents some of the potential barriers to climate change adaptation and suggests ways in which they can be mitigated.