A fifth researcher seminar on the topic of extractives and domestic revenue mobilisation will be held on 27 April 2022 from 16:00-18:00 (UTC +3). The event, "Fiscal Regime Reforms in the Extractives Sector," will be hosted jointly by UNU-WIDER and the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF).
The aim of the seminar is to bring together researchers around the world who are working on taxation of extractive industries to share information about their ongoing research and their research plans, as well as to share ideas on data, methods, and how to achieve policy impact.
The event is by invitation only.
- Andrew Mwaba (Consultant; formerly African Development Bank) and Steve Kayizzi-Mugerwa (SAIPAR) - ‘Boosting Mineral Revenues in Zambia: Policy Options for a Sustainable Fiscal Regime’
- Thomas Lassourd (IGF) and David Manley (NRGI) - ‘Variable Royalties: An Answer to Volatile Prices?’
- Mukupa Nsenduluka (Tax Justice Network Africa)
- Stefanie Heerwig (ECONIAS)