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Stuck between a deposit and a hard place
CHOICES community energy project, South Africa
Delivering solutions through multi-stakeholder dialogue
Energy poverty in Myanmar: only 34% of the population have grid quality electricity
Inclusive reform for Ghana's small-scale and artisanal mining sector
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Crucial role of civil society in campaigning for universal energy access
What makes community engagement meaningful in the extractive industries?
Can mining dig rural women out of poverty in Ghana?
Plunging oil prices: what happens to our oceans?
Talking mining in Ghana
What will speed up the micro-grid revolution?
Projects and articles
Voices from artisanal mining communities in Tarkwa-Nsuaem, Ghana
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Laying the foundations for a dialogue series on ASM
IIED to host international ASM day
Illustrating the ASM challenges
IIED at European Development Days 2015
Energising local economies: experiences of solar start-ups in Kenya’s small-scale fishing and agriculture sectors
Better Power in Tanzania's electricity sector
Meaningful community engagement in the extractive industries: Stakeholder perspectives and research priorities
Transparency in extractive industry legislation: recommendations for Kazakhstan’s Code on Subsurface Use
Energy and minerals in Greenland: Governance, corporate responsibility and social resilience
Equity and the energy trilemma: delivering sustainable energy access in low income communities