Insights – Mining

2. MACRA

14 Mar: Revisiting corruption risks in the mining awards process: a MACRA Tool approach

Globally, the extractive sector can be a source of livelihood for local people, supports regional development, and helps to boost national economies. However, the sector does have serious institutional and behavioural weaknesses. It is the poorest people, living in the mining areas, who are particularly vulnerable when the mining sector and their governments fail them.