Praxis Institute on the 

Sustainable Development Goals

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Palmyra Partners led on program management and bringing an equity and inclusion lens to BCCIC's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Praxis Program.

This innovative program focused on how development practitioners can better enact, embody, and practice the SDGs as a tool for transformational change. 

Leadership Development

 Impact Benefit Agreements in the LNG Sector 

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Palmyra Partners created a research report and virtual Wayfinding Guide to meet our client's needs for  information on Impact Benefit Agreements (IBAs).

The goal of the project was to support Indigenous communities to define their preferred approaches to scoping and implementing IBAs.

Research

Responsible Sourcing & Gender Equality in Artisanal Gold Mining 

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Palmyra Partners worked with our government client to increase the percentage of artisan-mined gold that meets globally-recognized standards for responsible sourcing.

Our technical support focused on  gender equality (SDG Goal 5) and responsible consumption and production (SDG Goal 12). 

Consulting

Strategic Program Development  

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Palmyra Partners  supported a non-profit client to accelerate a national  business integrity and anti-corruption program related to the mining sector. 

Our technical support focused on building new partnerships and strategically-grounded program development. 

Consulting

Open Government Partnership Break the Roles Campaign

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As a member of the Gender & Extractives Advisory Committee, we  peer reviewed the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) & World Resources Institute (WRI) research project that aims to foster gender transformative policy commitments by governments.  Read the report here

Advisory

Gender & Environmental Impact Assessment 

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Palmyra Partners collaborated with The UBC Centre for Environmental Assessment Research on a book chapter related to gender-based analysis and environmental impact assessment processes for natural resource sector projects. The work offers a practical introduction to key issues, debates and tools on the topic. 

Research

GBA+ and Impact Assessment - Richer Analysis, Better Outcomes

Public Demonstration

 

Palmyra Partners were invited by Oxfam Canada to join a virtual workshop with experts from across the country to discuss challenges, gaps and opportunities in integrating intersectional gender-based analysis (GBA+) in impact assessments. Read the workshop report here

Advisory