Working with developing countries to improve how they develop, manage and benefit from their natural resources.
The Canadian International Resources and Development Institute (CIRDI) is a coalition of The University of British Columbia (UBC), Simon Fraser University (SFU), and École Polytechnique de Montréal (EPM) formed as an independent, international Institute to assist developing countries to leverage the potential of their natural resources of minerals, oil and gas, into long-term sustainable livelihoods.
How do you inspire the many parties involved in the extractive sector to collaborate effectively? A first step is to bring them together for three days to begin conversation about why and how they can collaborate. CIRDI partnered with CARE Canada and FCM International to deliver a workshop in Lusaka, Zambia from November 18-20 that […]