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Ibrahima Aidara

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Employment History


  • PhD , Economics
    University Cheikh Anta Diop
  • MA degree , Economics
    University Cheikh Anta Diop
Web References
Deloro Stellite News - Centrifugal Casting, Coating Services, Cobalt Alloys, Cobalt Electrode, Cobalt Powder, Cobalt Rods, Cobalt Wire, 6 May 2009 [cached]
Ibrahim Aidara, the West Africa extractive industry programme coordinator for Oxfam, told Africa Renewal magazine that few countries on the continent have regulations in place to reduce the impact mining has on communities.
He added that where environmental and compensation laws are in place they are rarely enforced.
Mr Aidara claimed that governments should do more to reinvest revenues from mining development programmes.
Oxfam America: Ghana's president promises disclosure of oil contracts, 12 Mar 2009 [cached]
In the case of oil, participation on the part of the people and of civil society has thus far been limited," said Ibrahima Aïdara, coordinator of the Extractive Industries Program in Oxfam's West Africa Regional Office based in Dakar, Senegal.
OSIWA, 11 Jan 2014 [cached]
Ibrahima Aidara (Senegal)
Economic Governance Program Manager
Before joining OSIWA, Ibrahima had been working as the country Economist at UNDP Senegal since October 2010 where he was responsible for research, development and application of the principles and theories of economics to the formulation of strategies and plans for solution of economic problems, especially as they relate to the Millennium Development Goals. In that role, he analysed economic and social trends and provided advisory services to the Government, UNDP and the UN Country Team on development issues and policies as well as enhances the policy impact of UNDP programs and projects. He also coordinated the formulation of UNDP Country Program Document (CPD 2012-2016) and Country Priority Action Plan (CPAP 2012-2016) and the national consultation on Post 2015 Development Agenda and the MDG Assessment Report 2000-2012.
Prior to joining UNDP Senegal, Ibrahima Aidara was the Regional Extractive Industries Program Coordinator with the West Africa Regional Office of Oxfam America from 2008 to 2010, and led Oxfam International West Africa Team on Governance and Extractive Industries. He was the Regional Governance Adviser from 2006 to 2008 for Oxfam America with strong focus on extractive industries policy in West Africa.
Before joining Oxfam America, Ibrahima was Economic and Trade Policy Officer at UK-based Consumers International from 2004 to 2006.
From 2002 to 2004 he was Public Utilities Program Officer at Consumers International Regional Office for Africa based in Harare, Zimbabwe. Between 1991 - 2002, he held various positions in the public sector in Senegal including in the Ministries of Social Development and Economic and Finance.
Ibrahima is the author of "Civil Society and Development in Senegal" in WACSI "Civil Society and Development in West Africa- 2012; co-author with Dr. Heidi Ullich of a Consumers International report on "G 8 and Africa: Turn Talk into Action" (2005); co-author with Nessie Golakai and Clarissa Brocklehurst of a Consumers International report on "Moving from Protest to Proposal: Building the capacity of consumer organization to engage in urban water supply and sanitation sector reform in Africa", (2004).
Ibrahima holds a MA degree in Economics and a PhD in Economics from University Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal.
Mr Ibrahima Aidara, West ..., 1 Aug 2009 [cached]
Mr Ibrahima Aidara, West Africa Regional Governance Officer of Oxfam America, said: "Most of the time mining affected communities are remote and distant from centres of decision making and information… The lack of formal education limits their ability to understand decisions… and to influence them."
He expressed the hope that the training manual will be very useful for Oxfam Africa's Educational Initiative programme in terms of knowledge sharing and building a knowledge based community.
Myjoyonline Forums - Newmont Agents have WACAM OXFAM officers arrested, 27 Nov 2006 [cached]
Information reaching us indicacte that Mr Ibrahima Aidara , the Programme officer of the West Africa Regional office of Oxfam America and Mr Abdalla Salifu , an activist of WACAM were arrested today(27th November 2006) when having a meeting with the community people of Yamfo . Mr Ibrahima has been to Ghana since 20th of November 2006 and had participated in meetings with the Commissioner of the Commission of Human Rights and Administrative Justice on the challenges of Human rights issues and the extractive sector.
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