Extractive Resources

 

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Small Countries and Big Resources: Harnessing Natural Resources for Development in the G7+ Countries

Small Countries and Big Resources: Harnessing Natural Resources for Development in the G7+ Countries

Source: World Bank Institute, 2012

Author(s): Paul Collier

Topics: Extractive Resources

Added: 04/11/2013

 

“The past decade of high commodity prices triggered a burst of investment in prospecting for natural resources. For evident reasons, the g7+ countries had previously attracted little investment in prospecting and so they were among the last frontiers available for search. Most g7+ countries have now had significant discoveries of...

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Extractive Industries and Conflict

Extractive Industries and Conflict

Source: EU-UN Partnership on Land and Natural Resource Conflicts, 2012

Topics: Extractive Resources, Programming

Added: 04/11/2013

 

“Conflict arises when two or more groups believe their interests are incompatible. Conflict is not in itself a negative phenomenon. Non-violent conflict can be an essential component of social change and development, and is a necessary component of human interaction. Non-violent resolution of conflict is possible when individuals and groups...

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Conflict Prevention in Resource-Rich Economies

Conflict Prevention in Resource-Rich Economies

Source: EU-UN Partnership on Land and Natural Resource Conflicts, 2012

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Extractive Resources, Programming

Added: 04/11/2013

 

“Natural resource exports such as oil, diamonds and copper provide opportunities to drive growth and human development. However, extraction of these commodities can also result in slow growth, poverty and conflict. This paper focuses on four questions. First, how does natural resource dependence impede economic and social growth? Second, how...

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Community Documentation of Land Tenure and its Contribution to State-Building in Afghanistan

Added: 29/07/2013

 

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Building or Spoiling Peace? Lessons from the Management of High-Value Natural Resources

Added: 29/07/2013

 

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Lurking Beneath the Surface: Oil, Environmental Degradation, and Armed Conflict in Sudan

Added: 29/07/2013

 

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The Capitalist Civil Peace: Some Theory and Empirical Evidence

Added: 29/07/2013

 

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The Legal Framework for Managing Oil in Post-Conflict Iraq: A Pattern of Abuse and Violence over Natural Resources

Added: 29/07/2013

 

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An Inescapable Curse? Resource Management, Violent Conflict, and Peacebuilding in the Niger Delta

Added: 29/07/2013

 

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Petroleum Blues: the Political Economy of Resources and Conflict in Chad

Added: 29/07/2013

 

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