Centerra Gold is being criticised for its activities in protected areas at the Kumtor gold mine and at another project in Mongolia. More lessons to be learnt for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
Tags: biodiversity Centerra extractive industries gold Kumtor mining natural resources protected areas Central Asia
Theme: Social & economic impacts, Other harmful projects
Location: Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia
Project: Kumtor Gold Mine, Kyrgyzstan
A look at mining projects in Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia reveal a need to carefully revise the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s involvement in the exploitation of natural resources.
Tags: boom communities copper gold Kyrgyzstan local benefits mining Mongolia natural resources resource curse
Theme: Social & economic impacts
Location: Mongolia, Kyrgyzstan
Project: Kumtor Gold Mine, Kyrgyzstan, Mining boom in Mongolia