What is the process for awarding mining rights in Madagascar? What steps must the company and the government follow?
These ‘maps’ present this process as a step-by-step guide. They sheds light on a process that is often complex and complicated, making it more transparent.
The three maps below describe the process of obtaining a prospecting authorisation, a small-scale prospecting and mining permit, and an exploration and extraction permit.
To read more about Transparency International-Initiative Madagascar’s research into the corruption risks in the process of awarding mining permits, visit the country page.