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Title Geological resources and good governance in Sub-Saharan Africa : holistic approaches to transparency and sustainable development in the extractive sector / editors, Jürgen Runge, James Shikwati.
Imprint Boca Raton [Fla.] : CRC Press, ©2011.


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Description 1 online resource (xv, 265 pages, 8 pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), maps (1 color)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Natural resources -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Sustainable development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Economic conditions -- 1960-
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960-
Sub-Saharan Africa.
Since 1960
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Geological resources and governance -- Case studies -- Artisanal mining, gender and HIV/AIDS -- Outlook.
Summary This book looks at the distribution, occurrences, potential and prospects for good governance, transparency and sustainable development of geological resources in Sub-Saharan Africa. By bringing together numerous different point of views, it is carried out in a holistic, interdisciplinary and scientific way.The states of Sub-Saharan Africa are among the world's most resource-rich regions - yet many of these countries are a long way from attaining their development potential - some are among the least developed in the world. Paradoxically, those countries that are most richly endowed with resou.
Other Author Runge, Jürgen, 1962-
Shikwati, James.
Other Title Print version: Geological resources and good governance in Sub-Saharan Africa. Boca Raton [Fla.] : CRC Press, ©2011 9780415582674