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Negotiating transparency: NGOs and contentious politics of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative in Ghana

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Transparency has been upheld by the dominant Zeitgeist of the twenty-first century as an all-purpose recipe for addressing the ills associated with resource-led developmental transformation. However, little attention has been paid to the bargains and contestations accompanying its institutionalisation in resource-rich countries. To gain a fuller understanding of how transparency interventions interact with the deeper vectors of power and politics embedded in resource…

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Added by Nelson Oppong on November 9, 2017 at 16:59 — No Comments

Ghana's Public Interest and Accountability Committee: an elusive quest for ‘home-grown’ transformation in the oil industry

Access article hereThe centrepiece of this paper is Ghana’s Public Interest and Accountability Committee with empirical details of its politics of institutional choice and outcomes. The Committee is hailed as a model of ‘bottom-up’ reform and one of the principal reasons why Ghana is likely to circumvent…

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Added by Nelson Oppong on August 5, 2016 at 12:30 — 2 Comments

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