High Grade Media is the globally acclaimed interview series on the extractives industry and natural resources management. Represented by Åsa Borssén, High Grade came to our Leading Practices workshop to interview some of the CIRDI seasoned experts and opinion leaders working in the extractives sector.
Dr. Bala-Miller has over 16 years of professional experience in sustainable development with specialist expertise on issues related to gender equality, human rights and sustainable finance. She previously worked with international non-government organizations, UN Agencies and institutional investors, where she led multi-stakeholder global research and capacity building programmes on these sustainability issues. In her current capacity at CIRDI as the Director of Partnerships and Program Development, Dr. Bala-Miller leads on the strategic development of new programming, donor and partner relations, as well as the Institute’s gender strategy and implementation plan for a global portfolio of projects spanning 20 countries.
Is state-based resource governance no longer fit for purpose? “Meaningful change has to happen at the village level,” says Dr. Bala-Miller. Watch more in the interview below: