“Good governance” and the extractive industries in sub-Saharan Africa

Published Date: 
January, 2009
Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review

Gavin Hilson and Roy Maconachie, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review, Volume 30, Issue 1 January 2009 , pages 52 - 100.

The article critically examines the challenges that come with implementing the EITI -a policy mechanism marketed by donors and Western governments as a key to facilitating economic improvement in resource-rich developing countries-in sub-Saharan Africa.

Report of the International Advisory Group (IAG)

Published Date: 
September, 2006

The EITI London Conference 2005 established an international advisory group (IAG) to guide the further work of the International EITI Secretariat on defining and refining proposals on the future of the EITI.

The IAG final report for the EITI conference in Oslo in October 2006 on the future of EITI, that included detailed proposals for the future organisation of the Initiative, including the management of international support to the EITI, incentives for implementation,