Publication: Revenue Watch Institute

First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

EITI and the Environment: Colombian CSOs Look to Broaden their Reporting Content

Colombia is preparing to join the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI). As part of this effort, it has established a multi-stakeholder platform, in which civil society is represented by Transparency International – Colombia (IT-C), Universidad ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Colombia, Environment, NRGi
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

The Resource Governance Index: A Year of Impact, With More to Come

Just over a year ago, we broke new ground with the Resource Governance Index , or RGI, which measures transparency and accountability in the oil, gas and mining sectors of 58 countries. Since then, it has become one of the Natural Resource Governance ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Nigeria: 'It's Not National Conference's Business to Produce a New Constitution'

Former National Publicity Secretary of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and spokesman for the Northern Delegates Forum (NDF), Mr. Anthony Sani spoke with Northern Bureau Chief, SAXONE AKHAINE in Kaduna on current national burning issues. ExcerptsWhat ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

NRGI’s Billy Kyte Interviews Myanmar’s Win Myo Thu

Resource Governance Index Data Tools Follow NRGI on TwitterAbove: Lorem for ipsum dolorSit Amet, do equius et.Photo: Drew M.Above: Etiam felis velit, sodalesAdipiscing et lorem integerPhoto: Ian R.Above: Sed dolor dui, lobortis quis sagittisfermentum ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
Entities: NRGi, Myanmar/Burma, Index
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

As Election Drama Unfolds, a Televised Debate on Mining Highlights Public Expectations for Afghanistan's New Presidency

Stakes are high in Afghanistan as officials audit the presidential runoff election to determine who will lead the country during its pivotal “ transformational decade .” The economic linchpin of this ambition to transform war-torn, aid-dependent Afghanistan ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Statement on the Arrest of Activists in Niger

The Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) condemns the recent harassment of transparency activists in Niger, including those from our civil society partner organizations ROTAB, Publish What You Pay-Niger and GREN.This past Thursday, July 17, Ali ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
Entities: NRGi, Niger, Activism, Arrests
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Bumps in the Road: Ghana District Explores Impact of Mining on Local Economy

The bumpy road leading to the gold town of Obuasi in the Ashanti region depicts the worrying state of an area that has played a significant role in Ghana’s economic development. For over 100 years, mining in Obuasi has been a major contributor to the ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

ISIS Earning $1M per Day From Iraqi Oil Smuggling

Since invading huge swaths of northern and central Iraq, the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) has been smuggling increasing amounts of crude scavenged from Iraq's stricken oil infrastructure to buyers in the Kurdistan region, earning the extremist ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

Strengthening Media Oversight of the Extractive Sectors: 2014 Class Profiles

"This workshop is one of the important tools to promote transparency, accountability and public participation in the extractive sector." M ashaka Mgeta, Tanzanian journalistIn June 2014, 29 journalists from Ghana, Tanzania, and Uganda convened in Kampala ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 15 2014]
Entities: Uganda, Tanzania, Mining, Ghana
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Why We Work with Parliaments, and Why You Should Too

Last month, here in London, the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) led a couple of sessions on parliamentary scrutiny of natural resources during the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK branch's (CPA UK) fourth Westminster Seminar . It ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

State-Owned, Still Struggling: Our New Research on National Oil Companies

Events unfolding in two major oil producers underscore the critical role that state-owned companies play in shaping how much a country earns from its oiland how much citizens can expect to benefit.Indonesians are eagerly awaiting the results of the July ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Tunisia’s Next Revolution: Inspired by New Resource Governance Laws, a Burgeoning Civil Society Springs into Action

Hanen Keskes and the NRGI Middle East and North Africa team  ~   8:36, 10 July 2014Since opening our Tunisia office in September 2013, the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), with support from the UK government, has worked to help the country’s ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 11 2014]

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EITI and the Environment: Colombian CSOs Look t... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 25 2014]
The Resource Governance Index: A Year of Impact... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 23 2014]
As Election Drama Unfolds, a Televised Debate o... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
NRGI’s Billy Kyte Interviews Myanmar’s Win Myo Thu [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
Nigeria: 'It's Not National Conference's Busine... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
Statement on the Arrest of Activists in Niger [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 22 2014]
Bumps in the Road: Ghana District Explores Impa... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 17 2014]
Strengthening Media Oversight of the Extractive... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 15 2014]
ISIS Earning $1M per Day From Iraqi Oil Smuggling [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 15 2014]
One Little Step Into the World of Oil [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 15 2014]
Why We Work with Parliaments, and Why You Shoul... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 15 2014]
State-Owned, Still Struggling: Our New Research... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 14 2014]
Tunisia’s Next Revolution: Inspired by New Reso... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 11 2014]
Mongolians Demand—and Receive—More Information ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 09 2014]
Can Canada's North Transform Its Mineral Wealth... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 03 2014]
NRGI President Daniel Kaufmann Joins EITI Board [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 02 2014]
Ghana and the EITI Standard: Charting a Course ... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 02 2014]
All That Glitters Is Not Gold: Will Expectation... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 01 2014]
Tunisia’s Oil and Gas: Claims for Disclosure [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jul 01 2014]
In Neighboring Chile and Peru, Mining Reforms C... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jun 26 2014]
Sovereign Wealth Funds: Guidance for Policymakers [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jun 26 2014]
A Q&A with OGP's Paul Maassen [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jun 25 2014]
Finally, a First Tiny Step on the Way to Owning... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jun 24 2014]
The shared benefits of resource revenue transpa... [Published Revenue Watch Institute - Jun 24 2014]
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