Forums, Fees and Data Flows: Coordinating Mining and Water Policy in Mongolia

Author
Mirja Schoderer, Ines Dombrowsky
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
German Development Institute (DIE)
Abstract
Mineral and metal extraction threatens water quantity and quality in Mongolia. While good legal provisions for coordination exist, a lack of stakeholder involvement, data availability, human and financial capacity, and general transparency and accountability hinder their implementation.
Topic
Natural Resources, Water, Accountability, Mining, Transparency
Political Geography
Mongolia, Asia