sharing in governance of extractive industries
NRGI will launch the 2017 Resource Governance Index on Wednesday, 28 June. The index includes new assessments of oil, gas and mining governance in 81 countries. It comprises primary research on value realization and revenue management, and draws on existing research to paint a picture of countries’ enabling environments for governance. The assessments take into account laws and practices concerning licensing, taxation, state-owned enterprises, sovereign wealth funds, subnational revenue…Continue
The Revenue Watch Institute – Natural Resource Charter (RWI-NRC) has posted a discussion paper demonstrating how governments and citizens alike can tap open data to analyze countries’ hydrocarbon sectors.
The paper showcases a new “national hydrocarbon accounting” approach, an integrated methodology for accounting for both physical hydrocarbon resources and the revenues they generate…Continue