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On directives of Gilgit-Baltistan Council, GBPI has organized first consultation on Draft GB Mining Concession Rules, 2014 on April 25, 2014 in Islamabad. The consultation was attended by the members of Gilgit-Baltistan Council, Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly, Civil Society Representatives and legal experts. During the consultation key topics discussed were community ownership ancestral territories, customary rights, environmental concerns including the protected areas and institutional mechanisms on issuing leases, monitoring and social audit. The consultation process will continue till the finalization of GB Mining Concession Rules 2014.