Assessment of Kyrgyz Interagency Commission Review of Kumtor Mine Published
In response to a top policy-level discussion of a Kyrgyz Interdepartmental Government Commission review of the
For latest information, please visit this more recent document: Prizma’s Independent Assessment of Parliamentary Commission Report on Kumtor Gold Published (Sept 2012)
As detailed previously, Prizma’s team comprised
Prizma’s Independent Assessment of the Interagency Commission on Kumtor addressed and provided recommendations relating to assertions contained in the Commission's review. These related to transparency, water quality, biodiversity, glacier impact, Petrov Lake, and mine closure issues. Prizma’s report has been translated and submitted to the President and Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic, the Jogorku Kenesh (Parliament) of the Kyrgyz Republic, regulatory authorities, and other interested parties.
Prizma’s Independent Assessment was also available to advocacy NGOs in their recent discussions with the
A summary of Prizma’s Independent Assessment of the Interagency Commission can be accessed
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