When Rio Tinto destroyed an ancient Aboriginal site in Western Australia, it made headlines around the world. Will the promised changes now be enough?
TIA strongly supports enhanced transparency and accountability in resources sector regulation. Enhanced transparency and accountability measures not only reduce corruption risks, they create more certainty for the industry.
Too often women are left out of consultations in the EIA process. This matters because the impact of mining affects women and men differently.
For the Environmental and Social Impact Assessments to manage risks of harm from mining, it needs to be transparent and prioritise access to information.
‘Multi-stakeholder engagement works.’ In this blog we share four key insights that provide useful lessons for civil society advocacy. It includes examples from TI- Kenya, which has been successfully building networks of civil society organisations to have a stronger voice.
How do you move mining from an extractive industry to one that generates inclusive and sustainable economic opportunities?
We know the process of awarding mining permits in Mongolia is not corruption-free. But how does this affect women differently to men? TI-Mongolia looks into this relationship.
En abril, Poder Ciudadano presentó su informe “Riesgos de corrupción en concesiones mineras. Oportunidades para la integridad y transparencia en el sector minero en Argentina» a través de un Webinar online que contó con la participación de más de 80 asistentes de distintos ámbitos —público, privado, academia y periodistas especializados en la temática.
Country donor agencies can help by empowering and supporting local civil society which plays a critical role in monitoring decision-making and company conduct.
Our colleagues from Transparency International offices in Kenya, Australia and Mongolia provide a snapshot of their work preventing corruption in the mining sector.