International Law and Governance of Natural Resources in Conflict and Post-Conflict Situations
Source: Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law, 2015
Author(s): Daniëlla Dam-de Jong
Natural resource wealth is conducive to a country's development. Nevertheless, the last few decades have shown a harsher reality, where natural resources have also triggered, financed or fuelled a number of internal armed conflicts. Examples include the armed conflicts in Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Liberia and the Democratic Republic of the...