sharing in governance of extractive industries
On 5 November 2015, a waste dam at an iron-ore mine in southeastern Brazil collapsed, unleashing a tide of slurry that killed 19 people, displaced hundreds more and polluted 650 kilometres of fertile valleys and estuaries before spewing into the ocean.
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.
Under the supervision of a Senior Advisor on Extractives and drawing on lessons learnt from previous activities carried…
By Oana Luca, IMF
The fiscal regime governs the way in which mineral rents are shared between the state and the investor. A well-designed fiscal regime is essential…Continue