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Jeff Geipel commented on Jeff Geipel's event 'ELLED CoP Webinar: Implementing Local Content Strategy Across Extractive Industry Companies: Converting Corporate Ambitions into Site-Level Success'
"A flyer PDF is here for sharing and spread the word on Twitter here! "
Sep 14
Jeff Geipel posted an event

ELLED CoP Webinar: Implementing Local Content Strategy Across Extractive Industry Companies: Converting Corporate Ambitions into Site-Level Success at Online Webinar

October 2, 2018 from 9:30am to 11am
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Time: 9:30 am | Eastern Daylight Time | 1.5 hrs   How to Join: WebEx Link | Access Code: 851 045 396 | Meeting password: nWnNHum7A …See More
Sep 14
Jeff Geipel and Roy Jakola are now friends
Mar 20
Jeff Geipel commented on Nneoma Veronica Nwogu's blog post 'Automation in Mining: Potential for Local Discontent'
"A timely and needed note of caution here, given all the buzz around automation and new technologies in mining. The more advanced the technologies get that are used in mining, the greater the challenge will be for education systems in low-income…"
Mar 20
Jeff Geipel favorited Nneoma Veronica Nwogu's blog post Automation in Mining: Potential for Local Discontent
Mar 19
Kyela de Weerdt favorited Jeff Geipel's blog post Local Content on the Agenda at Mining Indaba in Cape Town
Feb 7
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Local Content on the Agenda at Mining Indaba in Cape Town

Hello friends,As part of our work with the World Bank's Extractives-led Local Economic Diversification Community of Practice (ELLED CoP), we have put together this handy schedule of events during this week's big Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, that touch on local content and other themes of ELLED.For the full Indaba agenda, see here: https://www.miningindaba.com/ehome/283869/agenda/ ;Any questions please…See More
Feb 6
Jeff Geipel posted a blog post

Local Content on the Agenda at Mining Indaba in Cape Town

Hello friends,As part of our work with the World Bank's Extractives-led Local Economic Diversification Community of Practice (ELLED CoP), we have put together this handy schedule of events during this week's big Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, that touch on local content and other themes of ELLED.For the full Indaba agenda, see here: https://www.miningindaba.com/ehome/283869/agenda/ ;Any questions please…See More
Feb 4
Jeff Geipel favorited James McQuilken's blog post Special Section of Viewpoints: Harnessing extractive industries for development in sub-Saharan Africa #EX4DEV16
Aug 22, 2017
Jeff Geipel and Extractives and Development are now friends
Jul 11, 2017
Tim Grice and Jeff Geipel are now friends
Jul 10, 2017
Jeff Geipel posted an event

Launch of the Mining Local Procurement Reporting Mechanism at London School of Economics

July 3, 2017 from 4pm to 5:15pm
Monday 3 July 2017, 4-6pmSupporting Mining Firms to Contribute to DevelopmentVenue: 32L.G.03, Lincoln’s Inn Fields Speakers: Luke Balleny and Jeff Geipel Chair: Professor James PutzelInternational Development is excited to host a discussion of a new initiative focused on improving the economic impact of mineral extraction. The initiative, which has its roots in the…See More
Jun 28, 2017
Jeff Geipel and Ishaya Amaza are now friends
May 8, 2017
Jeff Geipel commented on Jeff Geipel's blog post 'Local Content and Extractives-led Local Economic Diversification at PDAC 2017'
"Glad to hear you enjoyed the summary Debra!"
Mar 31, 2017
Debra Stokes commented on Jeff Geipel's blog post 'Local Content and Extractives-led Local Economic Diversification at PDAC 2017'
"Good summary for someone like me who was unable to make it to PDAC this year. It is also good to see the conversation continuing re how the extractives industry can contribute to community development. In B.C. we are looking at how Aboriginal…"
Mar 27, 2017
Juan Herrera favorited Jeff Geipel's blog post Local Content and Extractives-led Local Economic Diversification at PDAC 2017
Mar 27, 2017

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Engineers Without Borders Canada
Type of Organisation
Civil Society Organisation
Job Title
Mining Shared Value Venture Leader
About My Work
The Mining Shared Value venture of Engineers Without Borders engages with the Canadian mining industry to increase the amount of local procurement carried out by companies in developing regions.
Areas of interest
csr, social accountability, human rights, redistribution and sustainable development
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Jeff Geipel's Blog

Local Content on the Agenda at Mining Indaba in Cape Town

Posted on February 4, 2018 at 0:35 0 Comments

Hello friends,



As part of our work with the World Bank's Extractives-led Local Economic Diversification Community of Practice (ELLED CoP), we have put together this handy schedule of events during this week's big Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, that touch on local content and other themes of ELLED.



For the full Indaba agenda, see here: …

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Local Content and Extractives-led Local Economic Diversification at PDAC 2017

Posted on March 17, 2017 at 21:49 2 Comments

Many members of  GOXI were in Toronto earlier this month for the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) 2017 Convention. Building on the momentum of past Indaba events, the need for economic diversification, as well as local content were frequent topics of discussion in many of the sessions. Below is a list of four sessions including links to relevant reports and resources:

 

1. Integrating local content regulations: A win-win for communities and companies?…

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A recap of local content related discussion at African Mining Indaba 2017

Posted on February 17, 2017 at 21:00 0 Comments

Many GOXI members were in Cape Town last week for the big Investing in African Mining Indaba, held at the Cape Town International Convention Center. Building on the momentum of past Indaba events, the need for economic diversification, as well as local content were frequent topics of discussion in many of the sessions. Below is a list of four sessions with a particularly high degree of attention to local content, including links to relevant reports and resources.

If you…

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If working with mining, Canadian aid needs to get more sophisticated

Posted on August 2, 2016 at 18:00 0 Comments

In the Canadian government’s current review of international assistance, there is a great deal of discussion on the role that the private sector can play in global development. This review is taking place in the context of the United Nations’…

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At 14:04 on November 6, 2013, Lacina Pakoun said…

Hi Jeff; not sure I received that invitation. I haven't seen it yet.

At 14:22 on November 1, 2013, Lacina Pakoun said…

Hi Jeff, I'm Lacina, an industry practitioner with significant experience in your areas of interest gained in working with resource affected communities, government and non government actors from Burkina Faso, Guinea and Congo DR. How could we make shared value happen in the above countries? I'm ready to team up with you. Looking forwards to hearing from you soon.

 
 
 

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