In a new episode of NRGI's podcast, economists Silas Olan'g, Carole Nakhle and Theophilus Acheampong dissect the implications of recent shifts in energy markets for gas-producing African countries, with an eye toward COP27. Available on YouTube, SoundCloud, Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts.
Under new President Gustavo Petro, Colombia's energy transition must include diverse voices and be transparent, NRGI experts write. His administration must define clear policy frameworks for managing the progressive decline in production of fossil fuels, the need for economic diversification and the new governance challenges of renewable energies and transition minerals. (Adapted from a longer Spanish-language commentary.)
The recent discovery of lithium in Sonora and the reform of Mexico’s mining law have opened a discussion on the risks and opportunities of the exploitation and use of the mineral. In this video, experts explore how to turn the lithium discussion into an opportunity to improve mining governance standards in the country.