sharing in governance of extractive industries
I recently wrote a two-part blog post on the restructuring of Sonangol, Angola's national oil company, for the Review of African Political Economy. The post reflects on the reform context, content and implications for political-economic change in Angola.
‘Few African countries face perception challenges like oil-rich Angola. Conduct a quick Google search of stories on Angola and you would most likely be left with the impression that this is a country in a state of…Continue
More than a year has passed since the creation of an inter-ministerial working group to evaluate the possibility of Angola joining EITI (‘working group’), and there is still no information on what the outcome of this evaluation is, or whether a decision has been reached.
Progress on this front is no doubt being closely monitored by transparency advocates…Continue
Transparencia Mexicana (Transparency International's Mexican chapter) released A New Generation of Public Control as part of its ‘Citizens & Markets’ initiative. Has anyone seen/read it yet? If not, you can check it out at: