Research from Central and East Africa shows that, despite facing engrained gender barriers, women are important participants in the economic activity surrounding artisanal and small-scale mining, and some are forging new economic pathways.
Papers-Published dateSunday, March 2, 2014 - 05:00
This project will provide empirical evidence on the constraints and opportunities for women's economic empowerment in artisanal and small scale mining (ASM), and on the impact of regulatory reforms.
This paper explores whether Papua New Guinea (PNG) displays signs of suffering from the natural resource curse. Weak governance is the single factor most likely to undermine prospects for sustainable growth.Published dateFriday, August 2, 2013 - 04:00