The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development
The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) is a member-driven organization that provides national governments the opportunity to work collectively to achieve their sustainable mining goals.
IGF Guidance for Governments: Environmental management and mining governance
This document highlights the key issues, benchmarks, and standards in four main areas of environmental management in mining.
Panama shortchanged in mining contract as copper booms
In those countries where mining is an important activity, the increase in the royalty rate or the percentage of taxes is being considered at all levels and with urgency.
Global Digital Tax Reforms and Mining: The issue of timing differences
This report looks at how the OECD-led global digital tax reforms, specifically timing differences, could affect mining countries.
Responsible lithium mining and the clean energy transition
It’s not hard to see why lithium commands such attention. The World Bank estimates that, by 2050, demand for the metal could increase by up to 500% over 2018 production levels in order to meet future needs.
Global Digital Tax Reforms: Highlighting potential impacts for mining countries
This report highlights how proposed global tax reforms aimed at the digital sector may affect resource-rich developing nations.
2020 IGF Annual Report
This report highlights the IGF Secretariat's significant activities, deliverables, and achievements in 2020.
Gender in Mining Governance: Opportunities for policy-makers
Policy recommendations for governments to ensure mining frameworks promote gender equality and support the social and economic advancement of women.
You might also be interested in
Base Erosion and Profit Shifting in Mining
Equipping resource-rich developing country governments with the knowledge, skills, and tools to build and administer robust mining tax systems.
Commodity Trading: Understanding the tax-related challenges for home and host countries
How are commodity traders involved in buying and selling mineral production from private mining companies in resource-rich developing countries? We set out to explore...
Water-Energy-Food Security in the Context of Mining
Water, energy and food (WEF) security constitute critical components of human well-being and include aspects of supply, demand and access to these three necessary components of well-being.
15th IGF Annual General Meeting
The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals, and Sustainable Development (IGF) is hosting their Annual General Meeting (AGM) October 7 to 11, 2019, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.