Comité de Pilotage de la Réforme des Entreprises Publiques (COPIREP)
- Research, comparative analysis, public presentations, advice and drafting of a new Mining Code and Regulation, including comprehensive environmental regulations for various types of mining; Result: Enactment of new Mining Code, July 2002.; Adoption of new Mining Regulation, March 2003.
- Kinshasa, D. R. Congo – [1998- 2002]
Ministère des Mines et Hydrocarbures and Bureau Central de Coordination (BCECO)
- Legal Evaluation of the Joint Venture Agreements of the state-owned mining company, Gécamines, including drafting of a model request for proposals and a model mineral lease agreement, and advice on the restructuring of Gécamines into a holding company; Result: Final Report delivered in August 2006, which has led to a reorientation of the client’s plans for the transformation of Gécamines and the negotiation or renegotiation of its joint ventures.
- Kinshasa and Lubumbashi, D.R. Congo – [2005-2006]