Strategic Environmental and Social Assessment of Mining Activities in the Upper and Middle Niger Basin
2022-2024 | African Development Bank
The overall objective of this Strategic Environmental and Social Assessment (SESA) in the upper and middle Niger basin is to systematically analyse the institutional set-up and the environmental and social risks associated with all mining sector initiatives in the region (exploration, operation, engineering, development, economics, investment, revenue management, sector organisation, etc.). It is meant to enable the proposal of comprehensive measures to be taken, so as to improve the activities and the regulatory framework to ensure the sector's sustainability.