Mining, Oil and gas and other energy developments can become the focus of intense conflict. Pacific Resolutions has provided facilitation and mediation services to help companies and effected stakeholders and governments to jointly prevent and resolve these conflict at the site specific level and at the strategic planning and policy level. Some key projects include:
- Impact Benefit Agreements between Companies and Aboriginal Communities. Pacific Resolutions provided facilitation support to negotiation of an impact benefit agreement between an Independent Power Producer and An Aboriginal Nation in Canada that addressed the implication of 4.8 Billion dollar hydro development project.
- Guidance Note for Conflict Prevention in the Extractive Sector for Practitioners in the UN and EU. This Guidance note was prepared by Pacific Resolutions for multiple UN agencies and the EU as part of a series of guidance notes on conflict prevention in the Natural resource sector.
- The Whitehorse Mining Initiative: