Natural Resources in Greenland


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Natural Resources in Greenland

Show simple item record Lyck, Lise 2012-08-09 2012-08-10T13:27:55Z 2012-08-10T13:27:55Z 2012-08-09
dc.description.abstract This article includes as Part One factual information on Greenland and the structure of the Greenlandic economy, and factual information on the Sahara Region, south of Morocco. It is needed in order to have a basic understanding of what Greenland and the Sahara region are, seen from an economic, political and geographical point of view. Furthermore, the current economic situation in both Greenland and the Sahara region is presented together with the development of the last years. Part Two of the article deals with the constitutional framework conditions for Greenland in relation to being part of the Danish Realm, Greenland being situated in the Arctic with a geostrategic position for more Southern powers (America, the Nordic countries and Russia), being inhabited by indigenous people and having a prominent position in relation to sustainability. It also deals with “the Moroccan Initiative for Negotiating an Autonomy Statute for the Sahara Region” , as presented by Morocco to the Security Council on 11 April 2007. Part Three deals with natural resources both in Greenland and the Sahara Region. Firstly a short introduction to living resources, mainly the fisheries is presented. Secondly, the mineral resources are presented and analysed in depth. It includes the search for minerals, petroleum and gas before and after 1979. Furthermore, it includes the development and content of the mineral laws. In this context, the Greenland strategy for mining is presented. Finally, the status on minerals and petroleum resources in Greenland and the Sahara region is presented. Part Four includes the conclusion and the perspectives for ownership and management resources that can be learnt from the Greenland experiences, in particular in the context of the Moroccan Initiative for the Autonomy of the Sahara Region. en_US
dc.format.extent 26 en_US
dc.language eng en_US
dc.title Natural Resources in Greenland en_US
dc.type cp en_US
dc.accessionstatus modt12aug10 lbjl en_US
dc.contributor.corporation Copenhagen Business School. CBS en_US
dc.contributor.department Center for Tourism and Culture Management en_US
dc.contributor.departmentshort TCM en_US
dc.contributor.departmentuk Center for Tourism and Culture Management en_US
dc.contributor.departmentukshort TCM en_US
dc.description.notes Paper presented at the International Research Seminar on: Managing Natural Resources in Statuses of Autonomy. Geneva, June 4, 2012 en_US
dc.idnumber x656701829 en_US Frederiksberg en_US
dc.publisher.year 2012 en_US
dc.title.subtitle An Inspiring Experience for the Sahara Region en_US

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