Corruption risks in the process of awarding mining concessions in Mexico - Executive Summary

March 2020

Mining in Mexico
This Executive Summary provides a brief overview of the larger research report, analysing the corruption risks in the mining approvals processes in Mexico.

Transparencia Mexicana is one of five new chapters participating in Transparency International’s Accountable Mining Programme. This Programme, coordinated by Transparency International Australia, focuses on identifying and assessing the corruption risks in the process and practice of awarding mining sector licences, permits, and contracts.

Corruption risks are assessed by identifying regulatory and institutional vulnerabilities to corruption when awarding mining concessions, permits, and contracts.

Read the Executive Summary in Spanish or English.