About the Global Mining Tax Initiative
The Global Mining Tax Initiative is a specialized program to help IGF members with all aspects of fiscal policy, including taxes, royalties, financial modelling. It provides unique expertise on international tax challenges related to the global mining sector. The initiative is builds on the knowledge developed under the IGF’s tax Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) in Mining project, established in 2018 in response to requests from IGF member countries and in partnership with the OECD. The Global Mining Tax Initiative is major component of International Institute for Sustainable Development’s taxation program.
Funders and Partners
The Global Mining Tax Initiative benefits from programmatic funding from the Ford Foundation, the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office of the United Kingdom, the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation, and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
The Global Mining Tax Initiative regularly collaborates with the African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF), the Asian Development Bank, the Inter-American Center of Tax Administrations (CIAT), and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
Global Mining Tax Initiative Team
The project team within the IGF specializes in fiscal policies to ensure resource-rich countries fully benefit from mining.
Technical Advisory Board
Board members provide independent advice and diverse perspectives to inform program development, activities, and outputs.