7309. IGF for Mining - Review of draft Guidance on legal frameworks in ESIA on Mining and Extraction
The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) has requested the NCEA to independently advise on the guidance for legal frameworks for Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA). The NCEA has agreed to this request, convinced that this guidance will contribute to the knowledge on legal frameworks and ESIA in the mining sector at governmental level.
Advisory reports and other documents
|20 May 2020: Advisory review|
|200520 Final advisory review of the Draft version_9 March 2020_ of the IGF Guidance|
The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) supports more than 75 nations committed to leveraging mining for sustainable development to ensure negative impacts are limited and financial benefits are shared. It is devoted to optimizing the benefits of mining to achieve poverty reduction, inclusive growth, social development and environmental stewardship.
Members of the working group
|Ms A.K. Cederstav|
|Ms R.L. Johnstone|
Chair of the working group: Ms M.W.J.A. van Gool
Technical secretary: Ms P. Dobbelaar-van Meenen
Last modified: 28 May 2020