The 5th EITI Global Conference will feature four plenary sessions and numerous executive sessions, as well as workshops, all evolving around the headline ‘transparency counts’. There will also be special events such as the EITI Chair’s awards and the EITI National Exhibition. The conference events and sessions will reflect the following two main themes:
Global conference on sustainable development and mining organised by the Minerals Council of Australia. Cairns.
This event is hosted by Publish What You Pay, the Norwegian Church Aid and PETRAD. The goal of the program is to make organizations, media and unions better equipped to ensure that the maximized revenues from the extractive industries benefit all the people in their countries. For more information, please contact Mona Thowsen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
18 EITI Implementing countries will meet together for the first EITI West Africa Conference 10-12 September in Abudja. The NEITI website has more infomation.
Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative in West Africa: Challenges & Strategies
At the 13th International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC), leading practitioners and experts on sustainability, governance, and transparency will meet to discuss the role of corruption and governance in the crucial questions that will make or break a sustainable future.
Read more at the conference website www.13iacc.org.
Conference in Lusaka, Zambia. Organised by the World Bank and the AfDB