Chinese National Oil Companies and the Economic Development of African Oil Producers

This is a research project co-sponsored by the Department for International Development (DFID) of the UK government and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), amounting to nearly one million pounds. The research is being undertaken jointly by the Open University and the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP). The project commenced in June 2015 and will last for three years....

Extractives Resource Hub

The Extractives Resource Hub (‘The Hub’) will be an interactive one-stop shop for decision-makers in emerging resource-rich countries, providing easy and coordinated access to high-quality, on-demand evidence, world class expertise and personalised support for good management of the sector throughout the lifecycle of the oil, gas and mining industries; from exploration to export. ...

Extractive Industries Source Book

The University of Dundee/CEPMLP received a US$1.5 million grant in 2010 for a unique study on good practice issues in the development of hydrocarbons and mining resources in capital importing countries. In 2015 a further grant from The World Bank has allowed a programme of updating to commence, including the introduction of responsive technology for mobile telephonic access and the conclusion of a hard copy version of the Source Book for publication in 2016. ...

STRADE

The "Strategic Dialogue on Sustainable Raw Materials for Europe" (STRADE) addresses the long-term security and sustainability of the European raw-material supply from European and non-European countries. ...