- Community Rights and Expectations in Natural Resource Development
Directed by Luke Danielson and Kristi Disney Bruckner
The course will illustrate common challenges and possible solutions in a rapidly evolving area of law and policy.
Course topics include:
- The escalating demand for community rights and benefits in natural resource development projects over recent decades
- Emerging frameworks for sustainable development and the interconnectivity of community rights, culture, environmental protection, and economic development
- Practical tools for socio-economic benefit optimisation
- International trends and good practice in negotiating and implementing community development agreements
- Good practice in environmental and social impact assessment and related management plans
- Understanding and protecting indigenous rights in natural resource development
- Navigating community rights and responsibilities in the artisanal and small-scale mining sector
- Use of local-level grievance mechanisms to mitigate and manage conflict
- Case studies from the field: lessons from leading international experts
- Simulated role play exercise
Discounts may be available for early, multiple and/or repeat bookings.
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