Beyond the talk to action: When does transparency translate to accountability?

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Global miners are being asked to publish what they pay, but is transparency enough? This is a question raised by many and Sara Bice tries to answer it.

ACEP Critiques GHEITI Report

Sunday, June 2, 2013

The Africa Centre for Energy Analysis (ACEP) is concerned about an observation in the 2010/2011 Ghana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (GHEITI) Report on Oil & Gas.

ASEAN to benefit from EITI adoption

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Countries rich in natural resources, such as members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), can benefit from partaking in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI).

EITI sets new benchmarks in oil, mineral data releases

Monday, May 27, 2013

EITI which is the global body, operating in Nigeria as NEITI, has approved a revised standard of performance requiring its 39 implementing countries to release wide-ranging new information about their oil, gas and mining industries.

Australian miners, disclose what you pay our neighbours

Monday, May 27, 2013

Australian mining firms remain at the forefront of natural resource exploration and extraction in some of our nearest – and poorest – neighbours.

EITI Meeting Successful: Lilo

Monday, May 27, 2013

Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo describes his recent engagement in the Extractive Industries Transparency International, EITI, global conference in Sydney Australia as fruitful and a successful one.

A little more transparency at EITI can go a long way

Monday, May 27, 2013

The proposed toughening of EITI compliance rules is good news for those who want a level playing field for combating corrupt payments in the extractive industry, writes Theodore Moran, non-resident fellow at the Center for Global Development.

Advocates Cheer Tightening of Extractives Transparency Standards

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Development groups and corruption watchdogs are applauding landmark new standards adopted Wednesday by an international initiative focused on ensuring greater transparency among oil and mining companies operating particularly in developing countries.

South Africa can cast light on dark side of mining

Thursday, May 23, 2013

South Africa is active in many transparency initiatives in the extractive sector, yet it remains conspicuously absent from the EITI.

Commonwealth and EITI to promote revenue transparency

Monday, May 27, 2013

New partnership lays foundation for Commonwealth to promote greater revenue transparency in oil, gas and mining