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Delve Country Profile: Nigeria

The Delve Country Profile: Nigeria was developed through a collaboration between the World Bank Extractives Global Programmatic Support Multi-Donor Trust Fund and Pact. The Country Profile highlights key data points associated with the ASM sector compiled through a review of existing literature. The Profile provides information on the scale and size of ASM sector, background on government’s efforts to develop the sector (governance, impacts and externalities), key issues, challenges and opportunities the sector faces, its contribution to relevant development indicators, and key data needs.

Additional Info

Author(s)
Nathan Schneck, Patricia Ns Ndagano, Olusola Olukemi Olaniyi
Publication Year
2021
Associated Partners
World Bank, Pact, Berillos ProConsultants
Language
English
Data Source Classification
Program Report
Research Type
Secondary
Research Methodology
Secondary - PREVIOUS RESEARCH, Secondary - OFFICIAL STATISTICS
Thematic Tags
Political, Conflict, Formalization, Governance, Large-scale Mining, Supply Chains, Economic, Government Revenue, Market Linkages, Social, Child Labor, Community, Employment, Gender, Health and Safety, Labor and Working Conditions, Livelihoods, Armed Conflict/Criminality, Technological, Education and Training, Legal, Laws and Regulations, Licensing, Mineral Rights, Environmental, Agriculture, Degradation, Land, Mercury, Pollution, Waste Management, Water
Minerals
Cassiterite, Gemstones, Gold, Tin
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Nigeria
Last Updated
June 29, 2021