Middle East and North Africa

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At a recent proposal-writing workshop organized by the Revenue Watch Institute – Natural Resource Charter in Erbil, Iraq, three participants thoughtfully answered a question: how is oil a tool for development?

Libyan and Tunisian members of parliament and officials met in a workshop to discuss how states can maximise benefit from resources while introducing transparency and anti-corruption measures.

RWI and the Lebanese Center for Policy Studies are offering a foundation course on natural resource governance to civil society and media from Iraq, Lebanon, Libya and Tunisia. The deadline for application is 7 May 2014 and...

The position will support the implementation and track the impacts and learning of a MENA program to assist governments and oversight actors in resource-rich countries in managing oil, gas and mineral resources more transparently and effectively; lead the process of designing, adapting and implementing rigorous M&E for the MENA region...

Libya has all the resources it needs to become the richest country per capita in North Africa. But if current trends continue, the nation of 6.5 million may well go bankrupt by 2018...

RWI is seeking a full-time, Tripoli-based Program Manager to oversee RWI’s engagement in Libya and facilitate implementation of program activities. The PM will help, in particular, develop and strengthen ties with government stakeholders and facilitate targeted technical assistance...