Policy Framework Paper -- Zambia: Enhanced Structural

B. Mining. 27. Zambia adopted a new Mining Act in 1995 and a revised fiscal regime in 1997 to encourage exploration and mining development. Over 30 exploration licenses have been issued in the past few years, and over US$20 million was spent on exploration in 1997. As much as US$800 million could be invested in the sector over the coming three

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Zambia Country mining guide

Executive summary For 2 decades, Zambia’s mining sector has experienced significant foreign interest and investment driven mainly by the privatization of state-owned Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines (“ZCCM”), a low taxation environment and low political interference.

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IGF Mining Policy Framework Assessment: Namibia

contribution of the mining sector to sustainable development. This report presents the assessment for Namibia, with a view toward the following: helping the government target its efforts in implementing the MPF; informing capacity-building efforts; and allowing for monitoring of progress over time.

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AGRICULTURAL SECTOR DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY - II

1.3 Background of the Sector Development up to At sector level efforts, the Government of Tanzania embarked the Agricultural Sector Development Strategy (ASDS) in 2001 to address the constraints and challenges in the sector in a holistic manner. The overall goal of

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Zambia Mining Website | Mining Industry in Zambia

Mining companies in Zambia focus on excerpting copper and uranium, as well as gold, nickel and industrial deposits, which are more limited. For companies interested in mining operations, or the opening of mining companies, in Zambia, the Zambian Ministry of Mines, under which the Chamber of Mines is located, is the first port of call.

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PDF Assessment of Development Results: Zambia

2 DEvElOPmENt CHallENGES aND NatiONal StRatEGiES 9 2.1 Country context 9 2.2 Poverty and human development 10 2.3 Government response 14 2.4 External assistance 18 3 UNDP'S RESPONSE aND StRatEGiES 19 3.1 UN in Zambia 19 3.2 UNDP's response 19 3.3 Democratic governance 23 3.4 HIV/AIDS 25 3.5 Energy and environment 27 3.6 Gender equality 27

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UPND STRATEGIES TO REBUILD THE ECONOMY. – UPND

By Joseph Lungu. UPND Deputy Chair, Policy and Research. Our economy is in a mess. All the pre- developmental gains that the Zambian economy had registered under the MMD government have been completely wiped out

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6 ways governments can encourage ... - World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. Incorporated as a not-for-profit foundation in 1971, and headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, the Forum is tied to no political, partisan or national interests.

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Zambia's Exports are Growing and Diversifying, but They

Zambian suppliers find it hard to break into sophisticated supply chains of mining companies. Developing competitiveness is constrained by skills scarcity and gaps that prevent firms from technological upgrading, low capital investment by local service providers and structural cost-raising factors common to other sectors of the economy, such as

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Political settlements, the mining industry and corporate

Jan 01,  · One strategy to improve local development outcomes has been to adopt corporate social responsibility (CSR) programmes for community development by mining companies. The literature on these is ambivalent about their development impacts ( Campbell, ; Gardner, ; Hilson, ; McEwan et al., ; Rajak, ; Sharp, 2006 ; Slack, ; Van Teijlingen, ).

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Zambia’s Economy is in a Mess: UPND Strategy to Rebuild it

Mining is by far Zambia’s largest industry, tax contributor, and employer (direct and indirect, formal and informal employer). It is critical to boosting its performance while at the same time looking to diversify the economy to reduce the country’s reliance on the success of the mining industry – which PF has failed on both counts in

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