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Switzerland-based commodity trading firms are behind a much larger proportion of African governments’ oil sales than previously thought, new research from the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), the Berne Declaration and SWISSAID has shown.

New NRGI report concludes authorities in many oil-producing countries must improve the governance of state-owned companies to achieve better results.

Governance expert named full board member at meetings in Mexico City.