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Impact benefit agreements between aboriginal communities and mining companies their use in Canada

Irene Sosa, Karyn Keenan

Impact benefit agreements between aboriginal communities and mining companies their use in Canada
Property Information
Resource Type Report
Language
  • English
Year 2001
Country Canada
Topic
  • Consultation
  • Indigenous Governance
  • Rights and Legal Framework
Complexity Academic
Keywords
  • Business Practices
  • Canadian Law
  • Community Engagement
  • Impact Benefit Agreement
  • UNDRIP
Written By Academic Researchers
Written For
  • Leadership and Management
Description The report presents an overview of impact and benefit agreements (IBAs) that are signed between mining companies and First Nation communities in Canada in to establish formal relationships, reduce impact of a mine, and secure economic benefit for affected communities. IBAs are increasingly used by First Nations in Canada to influence decision making about resource exploitation in their lands.
Copyright Creative Commons, Non Commercial, No Derivatives