Resource Center

Dodd-Frank

Final U.S. rules under Section 1504 of the Dodd-Frank act, setting mandatory reporting requirements for company oil and mining payments to governments.

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is rich in minerals which could contribute significantly to the development of the country. This report clearly illustrates that this is not sufficiently the case due to limited tax and royalty contributions from mining companies.

Nigeria

This background paper from the Center for Global Development's "Oil to Cash Initiative" considers the implications of allocating a share of Nigeria’s oil wealth directly to citizens of the Niger Delta.

EITI

Azerbaijan's 2010 EITI report, carried out by independent accounting firm Moore Stephens, for the year ended 31 December 2010.

Dodd-Frank

RWI of oil, gas and mining company listings on 35 global stock exchanges.

Nigeria

This 2011 law guarantees Nigerian citizens access to public information kept by the government, public institutions and private bodies carrying out public functions or spending public funds.

This paper from Bishop Stephen Munga of Tanzania highlights the inherent policy challenges of equitable taxation in a context of growth and development.

Equatorial Guinea

This report from EG Justice highlights the importance of full civil society participation in Equatorial Guinea's EITI process.

Full text of Sec. 1504 of the U.S. Wall Street reform law, requiring all companies registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to publicly report oil, gas and mineral payments.

Research

Resources for advocates regarding the IASB's proposed new reporting standards for extractive companies.

Contracts

This report by Global Witness names some of the major banks who have done business with corrupt regimes.