Global Extraction Networks

Politics of Extraction

Category: State

Galamsey in Ghana — to ban or not to ban?


(National Geographic, 2018)

It is estimated that 1.1 million people work under small-scale mining (SSM) in Gha… Read More

December 31, 2018

High Modernism and The Aral Sea disaster


Aralsk, Kazakhstan. 2005

Source: Christopher Herwig photography

The Aral Sea, located between the Southern K… Read More

December 31, 2018

Venturing the Uncharted: Regulation of Deep Sea Fishing in the Arctic

The 21st Century is rife with narratives of threats and opportunities arising out of dramatic climate shifts. Conte… Read More

October 24, 2018