Following the event ‘Harnessing Extractive Industries for Development in sub-Saharan Africa 2017’ (EX4DEV17) submissions for publication as part of a special issue in The Extractive Industries and Society, An International Journal will open shortly.


Further details on this year’s paper themes, paper formats, and the submission and review process will be available soon!

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Highlights from this year’s event can be found in our EX4DEV17 Recap.

For an overview of some of the articles and viewpoints to arise from EX4DEV16, please see our EX4DEV16 page.