EBRD investments in Mongolia’s mining sector
Briefing | 19 September 2012
International mining companies and financial institutions want to help transform Mongolia into a modern mining nation. To realise this plan they are banking on the vast coal, copper and gold deposits in the Gobi desert. This paper examines the environmental and social risks connected to this approach and offers suggestions for the EBRD’s engagement in the country.
Theme: Social & economic impacts | Other harmful projects | Mining
Project: Mining boom in Mongolia
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