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Governing Extractive IndustriesPolitics, Histories, Ideas$

Anthony Bebbington, Abdul-Gafaru Abdulai, Denise Humphreys Bebbington, Marja Hinfelaar, and Cynthia Sanborn

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780198820932

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: July 2018

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198820932.001.0001

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(p.xix) List of Abbreviations

(p.xix) List of Abbreviations

Governing Extractive Industries

Anthony Bebbington

Abdul-Gafaru Abdulai

Denise Humphreys Bebbington

Marja Hinfelaar

Cynthia A. Sanborn

Jessica Achberger

Celina Grisi Huber

Verónica Hurtado

Tania Ramírez

Scott D. Odell

Oxford University Press

  • AAC

    Anglo-American Company

  • ADEX

    National Exporters’ Association (Asociación de Exportadores, Peru)

  • ADN

    Nationalist Democratic Action (Acción Democrática Nacionalista, Bolivia)

  • ANC

    African National Congress

  • ANMM

    National Association of Medium-Scale Miners (Asociación Nacional de Mineros Medianos, Bolivia)

  • AP

    Popular Action (Acción Popular, Peru)

  • APRA

    American Popular Revolutionary Alliance (Alianza Popular Revolucionaria Americana, Peru)

  • ARPS

    Aborigines Rights Protection Society (Ghana)

  • ASM

    artisanal and small-scale mining

  • AU

    African Union

  • BCRP

    Central Reserve Bank of Peru (Banco Central de Reserva del Perú)

  • BHP

    Broken Hill Proprietary

  • BSAC

    British South Africa Company

  • CAF

    Central African Federation


    Bolivian Centre for Documentation and Information (Centro de Documentación e Información Bolivia)

  • CEO

    chief executive officer


    Intergovernmental Council of Copper Exporting Countries

  • CIUP

    Research Center of the University of the Pacific (Centro de Investigación de la Universidad del Pacífico, Peru)


    National Confederation of Peasant Workers of Bolivia (Confederación Nacional de Trabajadores Campesinos de Bolivia)

  • COB

    Confederation of Bolivian Workers (Central Obrera Boliviana)


    Committee for the Defence of National Patrimony (Comité de Defensa del Patrimonio Nacional, Bolivia)


    Bolivian Mining Corporation (Corporación Minera de Bolivia)


    Mining Company of the South (Compañía Minera del Sur)

  • (p.xx) CONFIEP

    National Confederation of Private Business Institutions (Confederación Nacional de Instituciones Empresariales Privadas, Peru)

  • CPMC

    Cerro de Pasco Mining Company

  • CPP

    Convention People’s Party (Ghana)

  • CSR

    corporate social responsibility


    Unified Confederation of Unionized Peasant Workers of Bolivia (Confederación Sindical Única de Trabajadores Campesinos de Bolivia)

  • DA

    development agreement


    General Direction of Environmental Issues in Mining (Dirección General de Asuntos Ambientales Mineros, Peru)


    United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

  • EI

    extractive industry

  • EIA

    environmental impact assessment

  • EITI

    Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

  • ERP

    Economic Recovery Programme (Ghana)

  • ESID

    Effective States and Inclusive Development (Research Centre)

  • FDI

    foreign direct investment


    National Federation of Mining Cooperatives of Bolivia (Federación Nacional de Cooperativas Mineras de Bolivia, Bolivia)

  • FISP

    Farmer Input Support Programme (Zambia)

  • FPIC

    free, prior, and informed consent


    Union Federation of Bolivian Mine Workers (Federación Sindical de Trabajadores Mineros de Bolivia)

  • FTA

    free trade agreement

  • GDP

    gross domestic product

  • GH



    Ghana Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative

  • GRA

    Ghana Revenue Authority

  • GRFA

    Revolutionary Government of the Armed Forces (Gobierno Revolucionario de las Fuerzas Armadas, Peru)

  • HIPC

    heavily indebted poor countries initiative

  • ICMM

    International Council on Mining and Metals

  • IFC

    International Finance Corporation

  • IFI

    international financial institution

  • IGV

    General Consumption Tax (Impuesto General a las Ventas, Peru)

  • ILO

    International Labour Organization (p.xxi)

  • ILO 169

    1989 Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention of the International Labour Organization

  • IMF

    International Monetary Fund

  • INEI

    National Institute for Statistics and Informatics (Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática, Peru)


    Geological, Mining, and Metallurgical Institute (Instituto Geológico, Minero, y Metalúrgico, Peru)

  • IPC

    International Petroleum Company

  • IRAC

    Institute for Land Reform and Colonization (Instituto de Reforma Agraria y Colonización, IRAC)

  • IRS

    Internal Revenue Services (Ghana)

  • ISI

    import substitution industrialization

  • IVA

    value added tax

  • LAZ

    Law Association of Zambia

  • LEAP

    Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (Ghana)

  • MAS

    Movement to Socialism (Movimiento al Socialismo, Bolivia)

  • MC

    Ministry of Culture (Ministerio de Cultura, Peru)

  • MDF

    Mineral Development Fund (Ghana)

  • MEF

    Ministry of Economy and Finance (Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas, Peru)

  • MFEZ

    multi-facility export zone (Zambia)


    Ministry of the Environment (Ministerio del Ambiente, Peru)


    Ministry of Energy and Mines (Ministerio de Energía y Minas, Peru)

  • MIR

    Revolutionary Left Movement (Movimiento de la Izquierda Revolucionaria, Bolivia)

  • MMC

    Marcona Mining Company

  • MMD

    Movement for Multi-Party Democracy (Zambia)

  • MNR

    National Revolutionary Movement (Movimiento Nacionalista Revolucionario, Bolivia)

  • MP

    Member of Parliament

  • NCCM

    Nchanga Consolidated Copper Mines

  • NCOM

    National Coalition of NGOs in Mining (Ghana)

  • NDC

    National Democratic Congress (Ghana)

  • NDPC

    National Development Planning Commission (Ghana)

  • NFR

    New Republican Force (Nueva Fuerza Republicana, Bolivia)

  • NGO

    non-governmental organization

  • NLM

    National Liberation Movement (Ghana) (p.xxii)

  • NPP

    New Patriotic Party (Ghana)

  • NRC

    National Redemption Council (Ghana)

  • NT

    Northern Territories (Ghana)

  • OAS

    Organization of American States

  • OASL

    Office of Administration of Stool Lands (Ghana)

  • OECD

    Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

  • OEFA

    Organism for Environmental Evaluation and Fiscalization (Organismo de Evaluación y Fiscalización Ambiental, Peru)

  • OPEC

    Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

  • OVC

    orphans and vulnerable children

  • PAMA

    Environmental Adjustment and Management Plan (Programa de Adecuación y Manejo Ambiental, Peru)

  • PCP-Shining Path

    Communist Party of Peru-Shining Path (Partido Comunista del Perú-Sendero Luminoso)


    Mexican Petroleums (Petróleos Mexicanos)

  • PF

    Patriotic Front (Zambia)

  • PMMC

    Precious Minerals Marketing Company

  • PMSP

    Mining Programme in Solidarity with the People (Programa Minero de Solidaridad con el Pueblo, Peru)

  • PNDC

    Provisional National Defence Council (Ghana)

  • PPC

    Christian People’s Party (Partido Popular Cristiano, Peru)

  • PRMA

    Petroleum Revenue Management Act (Ghana)


    Ministry of Production (Ministerio de Producción, Peru)

  • RCM

    Roan Consolidated Copper Mines

  • RST

    American Roan Selection Trust

  • SADA

    Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (Ghana)


    Southern African Institute for Policy and Research

  • SAP

    Structural Adjustment Programme


    National Service of Environmental Certification of Sustainable Investments (Servicio Nacional de Certificación Ambiental para las Inversiones Sostenibles, Peru)

  • SGMC

    State Gold Mining Corporation (Ghana)

  • SMC

    Supreme Military Council (Ghana)


    National Society of Mining, Oil, and Energy (Sociedad Nacional de Minería, Petróleo y Energía, Peru)

  • SPCC

    Southern Peru Copper Corporation


    National Superintendency of Tax Administration (Superintendencia Nacional de Administración Tributaria, Peru)

  • (p.xxiii) TIPNIS

    Isiboro-Sécure Indigenous Territory and National Park (Territorio Indígena y Parque Nacional Isiboro-Sécure, Bolivia)

  • UDI

    Unilateral Declaration of Independence (Zambia)

  • UGCC

    United Gold Convention Party (Ghana)

  • UNIP

    United National Independence Party (Zambia)

  • UNO

    Odriíst National Union (Unión Nacional Odriísta, Peru)

  • UPND

    United Party for National Development (Zambia)

  • UPP

    United Progressive Party (Zambia)


    United States Agency for International Development

  • VAT

    value added tax

  • WB

    World Bank

  • WWII

    World War II

  • YPFB

    Bolivian National Oilfields (Yacimientos Petrolíferos Fiscales de Bolivia)

  • ZCCM

    Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines


    Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Investment Holdings

  • ZCTU

    Zambia Congress of Trade Unions


    Zambia Industrial and Mining Corporation