GOXI

sharing in governance of extractive industries

Eric Joyce
  • Male
  • Scotland and England
  • United Kingdom
  • no
Share on Facebook
Share

Eric Joyce's Friends

  • PATRICK AFAMEFUNA CHIEKWE
  • Isabella Gerber
  • Norma Garza
  • Jodi Liss
  • Kobina Aidoo

Eric Joyce's Discussions

Style Counsel - Civil Society at the EITI Board

Started this discussion. Last reply by Martin Brown Dec 10, 2015. 3 Replies

I'm just about to go into observe the second day of the EITI Board meeting in Kiev. Civil society has this style I noticed at the last meeting in Berne and I'd be interested if anyone has a view.The…Continue

 

Eric Joyce's Page

Profile Information

Organisation (if non, specify N/A)
Extractive Industries Civil Society (EICS): "Civil Extractives"
Type of Organisation
Civil Society Organisation
Website
http://investingindevelopment.org.uk
Job Title
Founder
About My Work
We believe strong extractive sectors can be a powerful force for economic development. So we work to help communities and countries benefit from professional and transparent extractive operations. We are registered as a member of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) Association and, for example, comprise half of the civil society representation upon the UK EITI multistakeholder group (MSG).
Areas of interest
gold, diamonds, oil and natural gas, csr, governance and anti-corruption, investing, monitoring revenue collection, redistribution and sustainable development
Intererested in job/consulting opportunities
no

Eric Joyce's Blog

EITI 'supporting states' - support means money, not presumed moral superiority

Posted on June 2, 2016 at 14:00 0 Comments

Yesterday, at the first day of the EITI Board's 2-day meeting in Oslo, there was a stand-out moment. 

It wasn't the worthy discussion of the validation schedule, or the meticulously prepared papers, or the sensible outreach work. It wasn't even the intelligent introduction to the new EITI beta website, which looks set to become a very handy resource for everyone. 

The stand-out moment came while the secretariat…

Continue

How Africans are taking control of their own EITI

Posted on May 30, 2016 at 14:00 0 Comments

Tanzania Extractive Industry Civil Society (TEICS)'s Bubelwa Kaiza writes here at Goxi about an attempt by powerful, rich International NGOs to wrest control of the EITI initiative in Tanzania from dedicated local CSOs. 

This is the latest episode in a new story about Africans determined to assert their will over their own civil society…

Continue

UK EITI - useful lessons for civil society?

Posted on May 16, 2016 at 19:00 0 Comments

We have the latest meeting of the UK EITI multi-stakeholder group tomorrow (Tuesday) and this comes just as we've issued our first year report. Elsewhere on Goxi, Miles Litvinoff of Publish What You Pay provides a super, detailed description of the administrative process so far. It’s worth flagging here a few quick lessons in respect of civil society activity on the MSG.

 

First, Extractive Industries Civil…

Continue

Congo-Brazzaville, EITI and presidential election

Posted on March 23, 2016 at 18:00 0 Comments

The Republic of Congo, often known as Congo-Brazzaville after its capital city, is a leading member of the EITI. It hosted the major Board event last year and The EITI is regarded as a priority at the top of government. 

An oil exporter, Congo-B's  national oil company publishes its revenue accounts annually. The…

Continue

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of GOXI to add comments!

Join GOXI

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Conveners

           GOXI Partners

Translate

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2017   Created by Kobina Aidoo.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service