natural resources


Sovereign Wealth Failure?

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4 December, 2013

While other countries have created sovereign wealth funds to collect resource revenue, Canada has failed to do so. Matt Gouett outlines how successive governments have avoided proper fiscal management of our natural resource wealth.


Three Canadian Water Myths

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24 June, 2013

Ralph Pentland, author of Down the Drain: How we are Failing to Protect our Water Resources, debunks three of the biggest myths about Canada’s water resources.


Africa’s Rising Resource Challenges

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17 June, 2013

Natural resources are playing an important role in Africa’s economic growth. Experts from NSI’s Ottawa Forum explain why governance of the extractive industry is critical if the benefits and risks are to be shared equitably.