"Jed, this is great. Not only because it reduces complexity, but it also creates a unified language. Countries make commitments left and right, honour some more than others (if at all) and it is good to be able to see the whole picture, compare…"
The goal of this project is therefore to develop country pilots to build capacity for improved monitoring of extractive industries contract award and implementation. Join this group to receive updates from the meeting and to share your experience.
I work together with companies, governments and civil society organisations designing, implementing and evaluating strategies to improve governance and sustainability. I produced the second report looking at transparency policies and practices of 42 oil and gas companies in 2008 produced by TI in collaboration with RWI and continue working on issues of transparency, business and human rights and stakeholder engagement in the extractive industries. I am also currently a Board member of Integrity Watch Afghanistan. I have seen dialogue work and believe strongly in collaborative approaches.
Areas of interest
gold, diamonds, oil and natural gas, csr, governance and anti-corruption, social accountability, human rights, contract and licensing, monitoring revenue collection, redistribution and sustainable development