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by Evaristus Oshionebo

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  • Author: Evaristus Oshionebo
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division; 1 edition (December 12, 2009)
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EVARISTUS OSHIONEBO 1 The Social Irresponsibility of Transnational Corporations in Africa’s Extractive Industries.

Published by: University of Toronto Press. This study explores the range of strategies for regulating the social and environmental practices of TNCs in Africa's extractive industries. eISBN: 978-1-4426-9779-9. Subjects: Law, Political Science. 1 The Social Irresponsibility of Transnational Corporations in Africa’s Extractive Industries. As noted in the introduction, the question of whether TNCs’ operations are economically useful and beneficial to Africa remains a matter for heated debate. However, two things appear certain.

This study explores the range of strategies for regulating the social and environmental practices of TNCs in. .

This study explores the range of strategies for regulating the social and environmental practices of TNCs in Africa's extractive industries. While acknowledging the partial success of conventional regulatory strategies, Evaristus Oshionebo argues that the current power imbalance between TNCs and African host governments makes them impossible to enforce effectively.

Personal Name: Oshionebo, Evaristus Verfasser. Publication, Distribution, et. Toronto The social irresponsibility of transnational corporations in Africa's extractive industries Regulation of corporations : competing models Environmental regulation in Nigeria and Ghana : two case studies of regulatory failure in the African extractive sector Complementary regulatory strategies : self-regulation and the role of civil society organizations in Nigeria and Ghana Multilateral African regulatory mechanisms The regulation of transnational corporations under international law International financial. Oshionebo, Evaristus. Saved in: Bibliographic Details. Main Author: Oshionebo, Evaristus. Published: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2009. Subjects: International business enterprises - Law and legislation - Africa.

His book, Regulating Transnational Corporations in Domestic and International Regimes: An African Case Study (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009), examines the range of strategies for regulating transnational corporations in Africa's extractive industries. He has also written and published several articles on sustainable extraction of natural resources

Regulating transnational corporations in domestic and international regimes: An African case study.

Regulating transnational corporations in domestic and international regimes: An African case study. Rather than simply critiquing the existing systems, Oshionebo proposes that a pluralistic approach, involving government agencies, corporations, non-governmental organizations, and local community associations in the regulatory process, might provide better results in Africa.

69 E Oshionebo Regulating Transnational Corporations in Domestic and International Regimes: An African Case Study (2009, University of Toronto Press) at 89. 70 Adeyeye Corporate responsibility, above at note 1 at 147. 71 Ibid.

Regulating Transnational Corporations in Domestic and International Regimes : An African Case Study. Today's transnational corporations (TNCs) continue the practice. by Evaristus Oshionebo.

Authors and affiliations. Oshionebo E (2009) Regulating transnational corporations in domestic and international regimes: an African case study. First Online: 14 June 2019. Part of the Interdisciplinary Studies in Human Rights book series (CHREN, volume 3). Abstract. This chapter examines the nature, scope and contents of Community Development Agreements (CDAs) in Africa’s extractive industries. University of Toronto Press, e Scholar. Razzaque J, Kleingeld ES (2013) Integrated water resource management, public participation and the rainbow nation.

Africa's natural resources have been of interest to other areas of the world for centuries. During the nineteenth-century European colonization of Africa, raw materials such as rubber and diamonds were often extracted and exported by foreign businessmen and colonial governments. Today's transnational corporations (TNCs) continue the practice.

This study explores the range of strategies for regulating the social and environmental practices of TNCs in Africa's extractive industries. While acknowledging the partial success of conventional regulatory strategies, Evaristus Oshionebo argues that the current power imbalance between TNCs and African host governments makes them impossible to enforce effectively. Rather than simply critiquing the existing systems, Oshionebo proposes that a pluralistic approach, involving government agencies, corporations, non-governmental organizations, and local community associations in the regulatory process, might provide better results in Africa.

Innovative and daring, Regulating Transnational Corporations in Domestic and International Regimes offers new and practical solutions to old, entrenched problems.



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