Au cours du boom des matières premières des 20 dernières années, de nombreux gouvernements et entreprises publiques des pays en développement ont signé d’importants accords de « prêts adossés à des ressources naturelles ».
During the commodity boom of the last two decades, many governments and state-owned enterprises in developing countries signed significant “resource-backed loans”. A large number of these agreements have recently been released.
Research for the 2021 edition of NRGI's Resource Governance Index has begun. The index measures the governance of oil, gas and mining sectors in resource-producing countries and provides freely available public data to help inform evidence-based decision-making.
Guinea’s mining sector has rapidly expanded in recent years, but now faces serious challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic. This post explores those impacts and makes recommendations to the government about how it can safeguard the sector.
Coronavirus containment measures have hit economies hard—and with them, government revenues. Most natural resource-dependent countries are experiencing a double shock as their main source of foreign currency has crashed along with fiscal revenues.