Events & News
April 08 2021
On Thursday, April 8, 2021, Thierry Rodon participated in the 1st Nickel NC Morning and spoke about the nickel industry in New Caledonia.
March 20 2021
Interview with Erick Duchesne, full professor in the Department of Political Science at Université Laval and Zoé Boirin-Fargues, doctoral student at the University of Ottawa, conducted by Stephanie Roullier, MinErAL Network Research coordinator
Interactions between International Trade and Investments Law and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights in mining projects
Trade and investment agreements are key elements of mining projects. In particular, decision to invest in a mining project depends on the existing legal protection provided by bilateral or...
Negotiated agreements now constitute a critical component of almost all encounters between Indigenous peoples and the extractive industry in Australia and Canada, and are rapidly becoming more...
Indigenous employment in nickel mining: A global perspective on Indigenous job access and labour practices in Canada and New Caledonia
Recent research in the MinErAl network has investigated the implications of mining development for Indigenous livelihoods by examining the relationship between Indigenous employment and industrial...