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Integrating social accountability approaches into extractive industries projects : a guidance note (English)

Working Paper 106498 JAN 01, 2016

Heller,Katherine C.; Van Wicklin Iii,Warren A.; Kumagai,Saki; Jarvis,Michael; Agarwal,Sanjay; Dreger,Theodore S. Disclosed

The contribution of the mining sector to socioeconomic and human development (English)

Many low and middle-income mineral-rich countries have experienced strong growth for a decade or longer, propelled by a rapid expansion of their mineral exports and a rise in prices of these commodities. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 87298 APR 01, 2014

McMahon, Gary Joseph Raymond; Moreira, Susana Disclosed

Innovative approaches for multi-stakeholder engagement in the extractive industries (English)

Extractive industries (oil, gas, and mining) have the potential to generate significant wealth for developing countries and to serve as important catalysts for growth. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 79893 JUN 01, 2013

Sheldon, Christopher Gilbert; Casis, Alonso Zarzar; Caspary, Georg; Seiler, Verena; Fernando Mier, Ruiz Disclosed

Extracting lessons on gender in the oil and gas sector (English)

The oil, gas, and mining unit series publishes reviews and analyses of sector experience from around the world as well as new findings from analytical work. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 79894 MAY 01, 2013

Scott, Jen; Dakin, Rose; Heller, Katherine; Eftimie, Adriana Disclosed

Mineral rights cadastre : promoting transparent access to mineral resources : Cadastres miniers : promotion d'un acces transparent aux ressources minerales (French)

This document proposes a set of generally applicable recommendations and good practices for creating a Mineral Rights Cadastre (MRC), an administrative body responsible for overseeing the process of granting and managing mineral licenses throughout a country. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 48609 JUN 01, 2012

Ortega, Enrique Girones ; Pugachevsky, Alexandra ; Walser, Gotthard English, Spanish Disclosed

The role of liquefied petroleum gas in reducing energy poverty (English)

Increasing household use of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) is one of several pathways to meet the goal of universal access to clean cooking and heating solutions by 2030, as stated in the United Nations' Sustainable Energy for All Initiative. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 67452 DEC 01, 2011

Kojima, Masami Disclosed

Gender-sensitive approaches for the extractive industry in Peru : improving the impact on women in poverty and their families - guide for improving practice (English)

In the companion report to this guide, gender-sensitive approaches to the extractive industry in Peru: improving impacts on women in poverty and their families, ward and strongman present solid, evidence-based arguments leading to the conclusion that Extractive Industry (EI) companies could significantly improve their sustainable development impact on women and families by making some practical and simple changes in their working practices. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 67754 DEC 01, 2011

Ward, Bernie; Strongman, John; Eftimie, Adriana; Heller, Katherine Disclosed

Implementing EITI at the subnational level : emerging experience and operational framework (English)

The fundamental rationale behind Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is that increased transparency and knowledge of revenues from the extractive industries will empower citizens and institutions to hold governments accountable. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 65373 OCT 01, 2011

Aguilar, Javier; Caspary, Georg; Seiler, Verena Disclosed

Mineral resource tenders and mining infrastructure projects guiding principles (English)

Numerous recent changes in the mining industry have led governments to an increased interest in the tender process as a means of awarding mineral rights. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 65503 SEP 01, 2011

Stanley, Michael; Mikhaylova, Ekaterina Disclosed

Sharing mining benefits in developing countries (English)

This publication examines the role of foundations, trusts, and funds (FTFs) in delivering benefits derived from mining projects in the developing world. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 62498 JUN 01, 2011

Wall, Elizabeth; Pelon, Remi Disclosed

Overview of state ownership in the global minerals industry (English)

This study builds on a previous study from the raw materials group, a Sweden-based minerals consultancy, originally commissioned by the World Bank in 2008. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 82848 MAY 01, 2011

Ericsson, Magnus; Massey, Frida Lof. Esther Petrilli Disclosed

The World Bank's evolutionary approach to mining sector reform (English)

In this report, in addition to aggregate results, six brief case studies are used to highlight the impact of Bank supported mining sector reform on various indicators at different links of the value chain. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 60513 OCT 01, 2010

McMahon, Gary Disclosed

Expenditure of low-income households on energy : evidence from Africa and Asia (English)

Patterns of household energy use and expenditure have been the subject of a large number of studies. Household expenditures on energy-particularly, how much the poor spend-have policy implications for several reasons. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 54929 JUN 01, 2010

Kojima, Masami; Bacon, Robert; Bhattacharya, Soma; Disclosed

Rockets and feathers : asymmetric petroleum product pricing in developing countries (English)

This paper aims to provide those working in developing countries with a review of the issues that can help address the four questions: 1) are petroleum product margins excessively high at certain times? ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 56249 JUN 01, 2010

Bacon, Robert; Kojima, Masami Disclosed

Environmental governance in oil-producing developing countries : findings from a survey of 32 countries (English)

The Petroleum Governance Initiative (PGI) encompasses three general themes, or pillars, that address issues issues of transparency and economic responsibility, environmental sustainability and responsible community development. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 54930 JUN 01, 2010

Mayorga Alba, Eleodoro; Disclosed

Petroleum markets in Sub-Saharan Africa : analysis and assessment of 12 countries (English)

This regional study takes twelve oil-importing countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and asks the following two questions: does each stage in the supply chain, from import of crude oil or refined products to retail, seem to be efficiently run and are the efficiency gains passed on to end-users? ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 54927 MAR 01, 2010

Kojima, Masami; Matthews, William; Sexsmith, Fred; Disclosed

Toward strengthened EITI reporting : summary report and recommendations (English)

This document draws on Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) country implementation experience and contains the summary report and recommendations of a consultation process. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 54300 JAN 01, 2010

Ravat, Anwar; Ufer, Andre; Disclosed

The aluminum industry in West and Central Africa : lessons learned and prospects for the future (English)

The purpose of this working paper is to evaluate the future of the aluminum industry in West and Central Africa, with a focus on aluminum smelting and its relationship with power generation and availability in the regions. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 54719 DEC 01, 2009

Husband, Charles; McMahon, Gary; Veen, Peter van der Disclosed

Engagement with civil society : an EITI implementation case study (English)

Within the World Bank Group (WBG), the Oil, Gas, and Mining Policy Division (COCPO) is responsible for policy and advisory services in the oil, gas, and mining sectors, including World Bank lending. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 52081 NOV 01, 2009

Petrilli-Massey, Esther; Whitacre, Paula Tarnapol Disclosed

Changes in CO2 emissions from energy use : a multicountry decomposition analysis (English)

The continued growth of global emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and their likely adverse effects on global warming are focusing debate on the contribution of various countries to total emissions and the comparability of efforts across countries in mitigating these emissions. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 51117 OCT 01, 2009

Kojima, Masami; Bacon, Robert; Disclosed

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Integrating social accountability approaches into extractive industries projects : a guidance note (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 106498 Working Paper
The contribution of the mining sector to socioeconomic and human development (English)
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APR 01, 2014 87298 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Innovative approaches for multi-stakeholder engagement in the extractive industries (English)
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JUN 01, 2013 79893 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Extracting lessons on gender in the oil and gas sector (English)
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MAY 01, 2013 79894 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Mineral rights cadastre : promoting transparent access to mineral resources : Cadastres miniers : promotion d'un acces transparent aux ressources minerales (French)
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JUN 01, 2012 48609 Working Paper (Numbered Series) English, Spanish
The role of liquefied petroleum gas in reducing energy poverty (English)
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DEC 01, 2011 67452 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Gender-sensitive approaches for the extractive industry in Peru : improving the impact on women in poverty and their families - guide for improving practice (English)
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DEC 01, 2011 67754 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Implementing EITI at the subnational level : emerging experience and operational framework (English)
See More +
OCT 01, 2011 65373 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Mineral resource tenders and mining infrastructure projects guiding principles (English)
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SEP 01, 2011 65503 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Sharing mining benefits in developing countries (English)
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JUN 01, 2011 62498 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Overview of state ownership in the global minerals industry (English)
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MAY 01, 2011 82848 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
The World Bank's evolutionary approach to mining sector reform (English)
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OCT 01, 2010 60513 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Expenditure of low-income households on energy : evidence from Africa and Asia (English)
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JUN 01, 2010 54929 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Rockets and feathers : asymmetric petroleum product pricing in developing countries (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2010 56249 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Environmental governance in oil-producing developing countries : findings from a survey of 32 countries (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2010 54930 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Petroleum markets in Sub-Saharan Africa : analysis and assessment of 12 countries (English)
See More +
MAR 01, 2010 54927 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Toward strengthened EITI reporting : summary report and recommendations (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2010 54300 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
The aluminum industry in West and Central Africa : lessons learned and prospects for the future (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2009 54719 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Engagement with civil society : an EITI implementation case study (English)
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NOV 01, 2009 52081 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Changes in CO2 emissions from energy use : a multicountry decomposition analysis (English)
See More +
OCT 01, 2009 51117 Working Paper (Numbered Series)