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A Guide for Governments and Partners to Integrate Environment and Human Rights into the Governance of the Mining Sector

This joint Guide by UNDP and the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency seeks to support governments and other stakeholders to better manage the environmental and social aspects of mining.  

Investing in Innovative Nature-Based Solutions

Keynote remarks at the Science for Nature and People Partnership “Investing in Innovative Nature-Based Solutions to Achieve SDSs”  

Mapping the oil and gas industry to the Sustainable Development Goals

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), International Finance Corporation (IFC) and IPIECA launched a new joint report, ‘Mapping the oil and gas industry to the Sustainable Development Goals:…  

Mapping Mining to the SDGs: An Atlas

This report illustrates how mining can contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.  

NRGI-UNDP Natural Resource Revenue Sharing

This policy paper represents a comprehensive global survey of natural resource revenue sharing regimes.  

New report shows how mining can contribute to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

Large-scale mining has the potential to play a critical role in helping to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in resource-rich countries, according to a new report published today on the…  

What has salt got to do with development?

Do you know where the salt that flavours your food comes from? What about the lime to set our concrete walls, the aggregate and the sand that pave our roads, the pigments that colour our paints, or…  

Environmental Justice - Comparative Experiences in Legal Empowerment

This report outlines challenges and innovations as communities and governments pursue an agenda of justice based on inclusive and sustainable use of natural resources and the environment.  

Brochure - Extractive Industries for Sustainable Development

UNDP has been supporting countries to tackle poverty, deepen democratic governance, prevent conflict and assist in post-conflict recovery by improving governance of the oil, gas and mineral sectors. …  

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