Category "Newsletter, 2017 August Edition"

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Publish What You Pay-Nigeria Gets New National Coordinator

Publish What You Pay-Nigeria (PWYP) gets a new National Coordinator, Mr. Peter Egbule, the Executive Director West African NGO Network (WANGONeT) was elected the new National Coordinator in the Steering Committee emergency meeting that took place in Port Harcourt on […]

Path To Optimum Monetization of Nigeria’s Natural Gas Assets

Natural gas in Nigeria has not attained its potential as a major source of fiscal revenue in the economy because of inadequate funding for infrastructure development, inept pricing of natural gas for domestic gas policy and regulatory framework. Due to […]

Environmental Justice: A Reflection On Ogoni

The exploration of oil in Niger Delta and the resultant environmental degradation has led to a huge clamour for environmental justice in Ogoni. And, as a result of this, the Ogoni people had severally sought compensation for environmental damage resulting […]

EITI Implementation In Nigeria: Moving From Reports To Reform

The important contributions of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) process and reports should be the creation of awareness and consciousness on the activities of the extractive sector and the implementation of the recommendations into enduring reforms in the extractive […]

Mining: Impact On Women And Girl Child

Besides income generation and corporate social responsibility which is hardly implemented in Nigeria and other African states, extractive activities have led to forced eviction, loss of farmland and access to water. This has a huge impact on the livelihood of […]

Host Community Right And Voluntary Principles

In August 2000, the United Nations Economic and Social Council proposed a code of conduct based on the human right standard for business enterprises focusing on the impact of multinational companies’ activities and their compliance with human rights guidelines. In […]

PWYP Strategic Plan 2020 – 2025 Member And Affiliate Survey

Publish What You Pay (PWYP) launches its member and affiliate survey, the survey is to collate information about what members and affiliates value in their engagement with PWYP. It also seeks to avail information on the PWYP achievements nationally, internationally, […]