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RWI's written comments on the draft of the updated Equator Principles (EP III) released for public comment on 13 August 2012.

A current effort to reform EITI will determine how the initiative will remain relevant in this new era of transparency requirements by governments.

RWI previewed a new online collection of natural resource contracts at Publish What You Pay's September conference in Amsterdam.

A proposal to require payment reporting by commodity companies could mean greater accountability in the countries that supply commodities.

Publish What You Pay has helped transform opaque or secret to relationships to establish greater accountability to the public.

RWI President Daniel Kaufmann writes about the connection between good governance and national well-being.

Kaufmann, a renowned expert on governance, brings to his new role deep practical experience helping countries plan and deliver reforms.

Revenue Watch and its partners are now accepting applications for this forthcoming course in approaches to policy and management for oil, gas and mining resources.

Background and analysis on the new SEC reporting rules for oil and mining companies making payments to governments.

The long-awaited SEC vote on final rules under the Dodd-Frank act is a huge milestone for transparency advocates, citizens and investors alike.

The Securities and Exchange Commission today at last issued the rules detailing how Section 1504 of the Dodd-Frank Act will be carried out.

Two years after the passage of U.S. financial reforms, regulators will finally issue new rules for transparency of oil, gas and mining payments.

Milestones and debates in the development of new oil and mining disclosure rules, from the U.S. House of Representatives to the widening global movement.

With final transparency rules due for oil company SEC reports, opponents to reform are stepping up dubious claims about the dangers of the new U.S. law.

As the second anniversary of the Dodd-Frank reform act arrives, the SEC has finally set a vote date for oil and mining disclosure requirements.

Transparency International's new report reveals where oil, gas and mining companies excel—and fall short—in their transparency efforts.

Participants in the global transparency initiative are exploring new criteria for country reports on oil, minerals and other natural resources.

RWI is pleased to announced the release of its standardized training modules on the essential components of the EITI process.

Nearly 60 U.S. lawmakers joined in a letter calling on the SEC to issue the final oil and mining reporting rules passed in the Dodd-Frank Act.

Suu Kyi praised the EITI secretariat's visit as a promising step towards democratic reform.

Citizen leaders and government officials joined together to revise the country’s Open Government Partnership commitments.

A worldwide expert on governance issues, Kaufmann will become RWI president in September. He will succeed Karin Lissakers, who has led the organization since 2006.

The U.S. Secretary of State met with a group of civil society leaders during her one-day trip to Azerbaijan.

The organization is suing regulators over the one year delay issuing oil and mining disclosure rules passed in the Dodd-Frank Act.

Programmers and advocates shared gripes and wishes for better collaboration in a talk led by RWI and Harvard University.