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Few Keynotes For Reform Measures In 2018-2023 In Mining, Oil & Gas In Cambodia

Maybe last mandate was excited for many who have actively engaged in a reform program for this important extractive industry sector in Cambodia. Many remarkable and plausible progresses were achieved, especially in the areas of revenue collection, institutional reform and more importantly the establishment of the EIGF – Extractive Industry Governance Forum, a single mechanism … Continue reading

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CSR in Resources Development Project – Philanthropy vs. Shared Value

“Corporate social responsibility (CSR) of a resources project or company shall not measured by size of charity it has contributed to society or communities…” —– EI companies with high standard of corporate social responsibility (csr) should at least exhibit the following 7 realizations: 1/ having properly identified and responded to social impacts at all stages … Continue reading

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EIGF – Rising to Existence: “They win words, we win actions”

As part of a process to develop a sector strategic framework, the ministry of Mines and Energy, adopted a new vision, “Wealth for All”, for mining, oil and gas sector in Cambodia. Following the adoption of this vision, the ministry then adopted the sector strategic framework for 2013-2018, which I called it “mining that brings … Continue reading

What Are Roles of Civil Society Organizations in Governance of Extractive Industry
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What Are Roles of Civil Society Organizations in Governance of Extractive Industry

The Civil Society Organization (CSO) is not an enemy of the government but a critical partner in the process of fostering good governance and sustainable management of the extractive industry. The CSO plays an important part in the check and balance process and can be a social mirror reflecting the impacts of policy implementation. They … Continue reading