sharing in governance of extractive industries
The gender debate is gaining momentum around the world - but the mining sector has been behind the curve.
Highgrade Media, alongside gender-equality champions The German Development Agency GIZ and The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, are launching a unique interview series on gender equality in mining that is set…Continue
Mineral producing countries aspire to climb the value adding ladder. Few, however, have truly succeeded.
How can resource economies move into industrialisation and beyond? Nowhere is the question more puzzling than in Africa.
Renowned economist Carlos Lopes has the answer.
The World Bank advocates the poverty-reducing potential of extractive industries. As we contemplate a future beyond fossil fuels, they are now having to adapt.
Christopher Sheldon leads the extractives work at the World Bank. We sit down to discuss the challenges and opportunities that resource nations face as part of the…Continue
Industrialisation and the Extractives | HIGHGRADE Talks with Olle Östensson
Developing economic linkages is often proposed as the way to break the mining enclave and diversify resource economies. But can they add real value to resource nations?
We have a frank discussion with industry expert Olle Östensson about all types of linkages and the always sensitive question of industrialisation.…Continue