'Resource curse' not so simple: ICMM

THE International Council on Mining and Metals says the existence of the resource curse is up for debate in a new study.

'Resource curse' not so simple: ICMM 'Resource curse' not so simple: ICMM 'Resource curse' not so simple: ICMM 'Resource curse' not so simple: ICMM 'Resource curse' not so simple: ICMM

Principles panel: NRGI's Audrey Gaughran, ICMM's Aidan Davy, the World Bank's Sheila Khama and Oxfam's Maria Lya Ramos. PICTURE: ICMM

People in mining-dominated countries might have better lights, roads and water, but they don't have major advantages in health, equality or access to food, the ICMM says in its 'Social Progress in