Mark Mattner

Mark Mattner

Trudeau Scholar and PhD candidate, political science, McGill University; visiting scholar, Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University.
Mark Mattner is a PhD candidate in political science and a Trudeau Scholar at McGill University. In addition, he is currently a Visiting Scholar at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University. Mark’s research focuses on local governance and international political economy aspects of oil production in Africa, with a particular focus on the Niger Delta. He has worked on conflict and development issues with the World Bank and UNHCR.
Latest contributions by Mark Mattner

CIDA’s Risky Business Venture

Why the public-private development partnerships forged between the government and large mining companies are unlikely to improve the record of Canada’s extractive industries.