PWYP Africa has made contract transparency a key part of its agenda. This includes collaborating with regional bodies such as the African Development Bank and African Union as well as promoting the exchange of lessons learned and experiences across African coalitions. Many PWYP coalitions campaign at the national level for contract disclosure, whether they seek… Read more »
The World Bank Institute’s Governance for Extractive Industries programme has developed an interactive, online map to increase citizens’ and policy-makers’ understanding of the extractives operations and links to development impacts. The map is being piloted in Ghana. Access to the online map on this page or click on the picture below.
IPIS has developed an online map that monitors artisanal mining activities and the involvement of armed groups in the mineral exploitation and trade. It shows the location of approx. 800 mining sites and 85 trading centres, including information about armed groups presence and involvement, and the scale of the mining activity. Click on the picture… Read more »