Please see below for full details.


Register: HERE.

Date: 22nd January, 12:00 to 13:30 (UK time)

Speakers:

  1. Prof. Philip Daniel, CEPMLP, University of Dundee;
  2. Mr. Warden Wuadom Edwin, Country Officer, Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) for Southeast Asia/Pacific and Anglophone West Africa; and
  3. Mr. Ayebare Rukundo, Manager, Economic and Financial Analysis, Petroleum Authority of Uganda.

Moderator: Ms. Karen Nankwanga, LLM Candidate, CEPMLP,

Key issues to address:

  • Fiscal transparency including allocation of resource rights, fiscal administration of both tax collection and revenue, and report plus accountability issues.
  • How can we ensure stakeholder and political commitment to the best practices of transparency and accountability?
  • How can emerging economies be supported in the adoption of transparency and Accountability as a key proponent for governance of their extractive industries?
  • Post-COVID-19 recovery, the relevant frontiers of transparent extractives sector governance. In particular, the EITI’s work on:
    • beneficial ownership disclosure, systematic disclosure, contract transparency, State Owned Enterprises governance, and subnational reporting;
    • how these tools have/can are relevant for mobilising much needed domestic revenues by strengthening institutions; and
    • improving trust by providing a platform for EITI multi-stakeholder group governance in the time of shrinking civic space and inadequate consultation.

Registration details to follow.

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