Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP), University of Dundee

Community Rights and Expectations in Natural Resource Development

Suggested Readings:

  1. A Seat at the Table. Joseph Foti & Lalanath de Silva. World Resource Institute, 2010.

  2. Avoiding New Poverty. Ted Downing, MMSD, April 2002.

  3. Globalization,Communities and Human Rights. Daniel Barstow Magraw & Lauren Baker. Denver Journal of International Law and Policy, Summer/Fall 2007.

  4. The Social License to Operate. Business for Social Responsibility, 2003.

  5. Complaint from the Future in Our Hands (FIOH) against Intex Resources ASA and the Mindoro. Nickel Project. Norwegian National Contact Point.

  6. Mining Community Development Agreements.The World Bank, March 2012.

  7. Case of the Kichwa Indigenous People of Sarayaku v. Ecuador. Inter-American Court of Human Rights, Judgment of June 27, 2012.

  8. Table 1. Baseline for Generally Accepted International Best Practice in the Mining and Minerals Industries. Report of the Mining Minerals and Sustainable Development Project. Luke Danielson & Mark Phillips. 2012.

  9. Ahafo Social Responsibility Agreement between the Ahafo Mine Local Community and Newmont Ghana Gold Limited.

  10. Agreement between Newmont Ahafo Development Foundation and Newmont Ghana Gold Limited, 2008.

Additional Readings:

Community Development Agreements:

  1. Argyle Diamonds Limited and Argyle Diamond Mines Pty Limited and Traditional Owners

  2. Petroleum Conjunctive Indigenous Land Use Agreement