sharing in governance of extractive industries
The Republic of Suriname is actively working to leverage its mining industry to advance sustainable development, according to an assessment published by the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF.)
“We were pleased to see such a strong commitment to advancing positive change among the government officials we met with while in Suriname,” noted team lead Alec Crawford.
“These officials—as well as representatives from civil society and…Continue
We are pleased to announce that the IGF has signed a three-year cooperation agreement with the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Mining Task Force (MTF).
“As a centre of expertise and a key venue for global dialogue on mining sector good governance, partnership with the Intergovernmental Forum (IGF) is recognized by the APECT MTF as holding significant potential for mutually beneficial cooperation to advance shared goals and objectives,” APEC said in a joint statement of…Continue
The IGF Secretariat is pleased to announce that its guidance document on managing artisanal and small-scale mining is now available in…Continue