Author Archives: Madhumitha Madhavan

India: Goa Foundation provides recommendations to Expert Committee to push a Citizen’s Dividend out of mining fund

On August 2, 2017, the Supreme Court (SC) of India delivered a judgement imposing a 100% penalty on illegal mining in Odisha, India and asked the Government to review the National Mineral Policy (2008). The court also called for an expert committee to be setup to identify the lapses that have occurred over the years enabling rampant illegal or unlawful

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