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Towards Harmonizing Fiscal Regimes in the Mineral Sector in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities

Harmonizing%20Fiscal%20Regimes%20in%20the%20Mineral%20Sector%20_%20AMDC.pdfThe  African Minerals Development Center (AMDC)  report examines the management of Africa’s mineral resources, with a particular focus on optimizing revenue  mobilization through the harmonization of fiscal regimes,…See More
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Martin Kaggwa commented on charles akong's blog post 'The African Mining Vision: Perspectives on Mineral Resource Development in Africa'
"The paper deals with an important aspect of Africa's development. The problem with grand continental development initiatives is that they do not take into account heterogenity of Africa as a continent. I will have to read the full paper before…"
Jul 25
kennedy m w favorited charles akong's blog post AFRICAN MINERALS DEVELOPMENT CENTER (AMDC) POSITON ON CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS
Jul 16, 2016
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AFRICAN MINERALS DEVELOPMENT CENTER (AMDC) POSITON ON CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS

  By Mrs. Coumba Doucouré Ngalani, Lead Legal Consultant, AMDC and Mr. Charles Akong, Linkages and Diversification Expert, AMDCTHE AFRICAN MINING VISION AND THE ROLE OF CONTRACTSThe AMV underscores contract negotiation as ‘critical intervention point’ to improve resource governance.  Strengthening the capacity of African states…See More
Jul 8, 2016
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Now is the Time for Mining Companies to Support the Africa Mining Vision

At the just ended Mining Indaba, the African Union Commission launched the Africa Mining Vision day, with a high level ministerial symposium bringing together key stakeholders.  The 2016 commemoration was set against a particularly challenging background. Unlike last year, when signs of grim were just emerging, the present outlook for the commodity sector has changed markedly. A simple google search, tags mining and gloom together in an upwardly trend.  Below is excerpt of the speech presented…See More
Feb 14, 2016
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The Africa Mining Vision After the Boom

Mineral rich Africa confronts its strongest ever headwind since adopting the Africa Mining Vision, in 2009. Prolonged fall in commodity prices, presents a challenging environment for implementing the forward-looking continental framework to promote broad-based linkages from the minerals sector into the wider economy in ways that will diversify economies. Demand-driven factors underpinned by slowdown of growth in China— which consumes over 50% of all metals— as well as industry-specific forces…See More
Jan 30, 2016
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AMDC
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International Organisation
Job Title
Economist
About My Work
Lead Economist, Linkages, Infrastructure and Diversification
Areas of interest
gold, diamonds, oil and natural gas, csr, governance and anti-corruption, investing, geology, environment, social accountability, human rights, contract and licensing, monitoring revenue collection, redistribution and sustainable development
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VERS L’HARMONISATION DES RÉGIMES FISCAUX DE L'INDUSTRIE MINIÈRE EN AFRIQUE

Posted on August 2, 2017 at 16:57 0 Comments

Le présent rapport a été établi à la demande des chefs d'État et de gouvernement africains.

Il examine la gestion des ressources minières en Afrique, et cherche surtout à optimiser la

mobilisation des recettes publiques par l’harmonisation du régime fiscal du secteur minier sur le

continent. L’étude présente diverses options visant l’harmonisation des régimes fiscaux et leurs

conséquences pour la mobilisation des recettes publiques et la création de chaînes de valeur…

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Towards Harmonizing Fiscal Regimes in the Mineral Sector in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities

Posted on August 2, 2017 at 16:44 0 Comments

Harmonizing%20Fiscal%20Regimes%20in%20the%20Mineral%20Sector%20_%20AMDC.pdf

The  African Minerals Development Center (AMDC)  report examines the management of Africa’s mineral resources, with a particular focus on optimizing revenue  mobilization through the harmonization of fiscal…

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The African Mining Vision: Perspectives on Mineral Resource Development in Africa

Posted on July 13, 2017 at 23:54 0 Comments

 Please find below the abstract of new paper, framing in an innovative manner governance challenges in the extractive sector in Africa.  You can download it on the link below: …

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The African Mining Vision: Perspectives on Mineral Resource Development in Africa

Posted on July 13, 2017 at 23:53 0 Comments

 Please find below the abstract of new paper, framing in an innovative manner governance challenges in the extractive sector in Africa.  You can download it on the link below: …

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